"Going home must be like going to render an account."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Joseph Conrad on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Joseph Conrad on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Joseph Conrad on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Joseph Conrad on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Joseph Conrad on Robert Frost
"Who knows what true loneliness is - not the conventional word but the naked terror? To the lonely themselves it wears a mask. The most miserable outcast hugs some memory or some illusion."
"The belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary men alone are quite capable of every wickedness."
"History repeats itself, but the special call of an art which has passed away is never reproduced. It is as utterly gone out of the world as the song of a destroyed wild bird."
"Only in men's imagination does every truth find an effective and undeniable existence. Imagination, not invention, is the supreme master of art as of life."
"Any work that aspires, however humbly, to the condition of art should carry its justification in every line."