"Don't you stay at home of evenings? Don't you love a cushioned seat in a corner, by the fireside, with your slippers on your feet?"
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Oliver Wendell Holmes on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Oliver Wendell Holmes on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Oliver Wendell Holmes on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Oliver Wendell Holmes on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Oliver Wendell Holmes on Robert Frost
"Old age is fifteen years older than I am."
"Life is painting a picture, not doing a sum."
"Wisdom is the abstract of the past, but beauty is the promise of the future."
"The advice of the elders to young men is very apt to be as unreal as a list of the hundred best books."
"I won't accept anything less than the best a player's capable of doing... and he has the right to expect the best that I can do for him and the team!"