"All philosophies, if you ride them home, are nonsense, but some are greater nonsense than others."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Samuel Butler on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Samuel Butler on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Samuel Butler on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Samuel Butler on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Samuel Butler on Robert Frost
"Every man's work, whether it be literature, or music or pictures or architecture or anything else, is always a portrait of himself."
"The history of art is the history of revivals."
"Life is not an exact science, it is an art."
"Life is the art of drawing sufficient conclusions from insufficient premises."
"The sinews of art and literature, like those of war, are money."