Quotes of the Day for 25 October 2000 – Coming Home
When Denise asked for quotes on "Coming Home," I immediately started humming a dreadful song I wrote to an ex-girlfriend over 25 years ago. The chorus said, "Now my only wish is when I say 'going home' it might mean going home to you." While these quotes are being mailed I'm going to have to go find that stupid song and hope there are strings on my old guitar so I can get it out of my mind!
Having someone wonder where you are when you don't come home at night is a very old human need.
- Margaret Mead
Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in.
- Robert Lee Frost
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
He may be president. but he still comes home and swipes my socks.
- Joseph P. Kennedy
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