"How much a dunce that has been sent to roam, excels a dunce that has been kept at home."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."William Cowper on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."William Cowper on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."William Cowper on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."William Cowper on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."William Cowper on Robert Frost
"The earth was made so various, that the mind Of desultory man, studious of change, And pleased with novelty, might be indulged."
"Absence from whom we love is worse than death, and frustrates hope severer than despair."
"Who loves a garden loves a greenhouse too."
"God moves in a mysterious way, His wonders to perform. He plants his footsteps in the sea, and rides upon the storm."
"Existence is a strange bargain. Life owes us little we owe it everything. The only true happiness comes from squandering ourselves for a purpose."