"No one realizes how beautiful it is to travel until he comes home and rests his head on his old, familiar pillow."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Lin Yutang on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Lin Yutang on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Lin Yutang on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Lin Yutang on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Lin Yutang on Robert Frost
"Besides the noble art of getting things done, there is the noble art of leaving things undone. The wisdom of life consists in the elimination of non-essentials."
"Hope is like a road in the country there was never a road, but when many people walk on it, the road comes into existence."
"This I conceive to be the chemical function of humor: to change the character of our thought."
"Where there are too many policemen, there is no liberty. Where there are too many soldiers, there is no peace. Where there are too many lawyers, there is no justice."
"Society can exist only on the basis that there is some amount of polished lying and that no one says exactly what he thinks."