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Housewarming Quotes

"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."
- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

"Home, the spot of earth supremely blest,
A dearer, sweeter spot than all the rest."
- Robert Montgomery

"Home is a name, a word, it is a strong one; stronger than magician ever spoke, or spirit ever answered to, in the strongest conjuration."
- Charles Dickens

"The ornaments of your house will be the guests who frequent it."
- Author Unknown

"He that has a house to put's head in has a good head-piece."
- William Shakespeare

"May the roof above us never fall in
And may we good companions beneath it never fall out."
- Irish Blessing

"I always thought a yard was three feet, then I started mowing the lawn."
- C.E. Cowmans

"The universe is merely a fleeting idea in God's mind - a pretty uncomfortable thought, particularly if you've just made a down payment on a house."
- Woody Allen

"No man but feels more of a man in the world if he have but a bit of ground that he can call his own." However small it is on the surface, it is four thousand miles deep; and that is a very handsome property."
- Charles Dudley Warner

"Where thou art - that - is Home."
- Emily Dickinson

"It takes hands to build a house, but only hearts can build a home."
- Author Unknown

"Every house where love abides
And friendship is a guest,
Is surely home, and home sweet home
For there the heart can rest."
- Henry Van Dyke

"People are living longer than ever before, a phenomenon undoubtedly made necessary by the 30-year mortgage."
- Doug Larson

"There's nothing to match curling up with a good book when there's a repair job to be done around the house."
- Joe Ryan

"May your home always be too small to hold all of your friends."
- Author Unknown

"And of all man's felicities
The very subtlest one, say I,
Is when for the first time he sees
His hearthfire smoke against the sky."
- Christopher Morley

"The fellow that owns his own home is always just coming out of a hardware store."
- Frank McKinney Hubbard

"One only needs two tools in life: WD-40 to make things go, and duct tape to make them stop."
- G.M. Weilacher

"A perfect summer day is when the sun is shining, the breeze is blowing, the birds are singing, and the lawn mower is broken."
- James Dent

"A man builds a fine house; and now he has a master, and a task for life: he is to furnish, watch, show it, and keep it in repair, the rest of his days."
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

"A house that does not have one worn, comfy chair in it is soulless."
- May Sarton

"Unless one decorates one's house for oneself alone, best leave it bare, for other people are walleyed."
- D.H. Lawrence

"Old houses mended,
Cost little less than new before they're ended."
- Colley Cibber

"House A hollow edifice erected for the habitation of man, rat, mouse, beetle, cockroach, fly, mosquito, flea, bacillus, and microbe."
- Ambrose Bierce

"It's really the cat's house - we just pay the mortgage."
- Author Unknown

"Hospitality is making your guests feel at home, even if you wish they were."
- Author Unknown

"I am grateful for the lawn that needs mowing, windows that need cleaning, and floors that need waxing because it means I have a home."
- Author Unknown


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