"I feel like I've never had a home, you know? I feel related to the country, to this country, and yet I don't know exactly where I fit in... There's always this kind of nostalgia for a place, a place where you can reckon with yourself."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Sam Shepard on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Sam Shepard on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Sam Shepard on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Sam Shepard on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Sam Shepard on Robert Frost
"Sides are being divided now. It's very obvious. So if you're on the other side of the fence, you're suddenly anti-American. It's breeding fear of being on the wrong side."
"It's funny, in a way the actor is a writer. It's not like the two things are so separate as to be like apples and oranges. The writer and the actor are one."