Home Sweet Home Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old home sweet home quotes, home sweet home sayings, and home sweet home proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

You can never go home again, but the truth is you can never leave home, so it's all right.

Maya Angelou

Home is not where you live but where they understand you.     

Christian Morgenstern

After you leave home, you may find yourself feeling homesick, even if you have a new home that has nicer wallpaper and a more efficient dishwasher than the home in which you grew up.     

Lemony Snicket

He is happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort.

Jane Austen

Home is a shelter from storms-all sorts of storms.

William J. Bennett

Home is where the heart is.     

Pliny the Elder

Home is where the heart can laugh without shyness. Home is where the heart's tears can dry at their own pace.


Home, the spot of earth supremely blest, A dearer, sweeter spot than all the rest.

Robert Montgomery

Where we love is home, home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

The light is what guides you home, the warmth is what keeps you there.

Ellie Rodriguez

Peace that was the other name for home.

Kathleen Norris

Home is the place where, when you have to go there, They have to take you in.     

Robert Frost

Home is where we should feel secure and comfortable.     

Catherine Pulsifer

If Home is where the heart is then may your Home be blessed . . .     

John McLeod

A house is made of walls and beams; a home is built with love and dreams.


A man's home is his castle.     


Home sweet home. This is the place to find happiness. If one doesn't find it here, one doesn't find it anywhere.

M. K. Soni

I do not understand how anyone can live without one small place of enchantment to turn to.     

Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

Nature is not a place to visit, it is home.

Gary Snyder

You could walk out of the house, but you always returned home.

Witold Rybczynski

Home is the most popular, and will be the most enduring of all earthly establishments.     

Channing Pollock

The sun at home warms better than the sun elsewhere.     

Albania Proverb

Home is where there's one to love us.

Charles Swain

Home the blessed word, which opens to the human heart the most perfect glimpse of Heaven, and helps to carry it thither, as on an angel's wings

Lyda M. Child

No matter under what circumstances you leave it, home does not cease to be home. No matter how you lived there-well or poorly.     

Joseph Brodsky

If you know you're going home, the journey is never too hard.


Good food and a warm kitchen are what make a house a home.


The home is the center and circumference, the start and the finish, of most of our lives.     

Charlotte Perkins Gilman

People usually are the happiest at home.

William Shakespeare


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