"One of the oldest human needs is having someone to wonder where you are when you don't come home at night."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Margaret Mead on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Margaret Mead on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Margaret Mead on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Margaret Mead on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Margaret Mead on Robert Frost
"As long as any adult thinks that he, like the parents and teachers of old, can become introspective, invoking his own youth to understand the youth before him, he is lost."
"It is utterly false and cruelly arbitrary to put all the play and learning into childhood, all the work into middle age, and all the regrets into old age."
"Instead of being presented with stereotypes by age, sex, color, class, or religion, children must have the opportunity to learn that within each range, some people are loathsome and some are delightful."
"Never believe that a few caring people can't change the world. For, indeed, that's all who ever have."
"A small group of thoughtful people could change the world. Indeed, it's the only thing that ever has."