Old Soul Quotes: Home

Last week’s post featured the theme of adventure. While I love a good adventure, I am at heart a homebody, and decided to feature the joys of home in autumn this week.

And these words, which I command thee this day, shall be in thine heart: And thou shalt teach them diligently unto thy children, and shalt talk of them when thou sittest in thine house, and when thou walkest by the way, and when thou liest down, and when thou risest up. – Deuteronomy 6:7


Through wisdom is an house builded; and by understanding it is established: -Proverbs 24:3

In my Father’s house are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you. And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive you unto myself; that where I am, there ye may be also. – John 14:2,3


Home is the nicest word there is. – Laura Ingalls Wilder

Only that traveling is good which reveals to me the value of home and enables me to enjoy it better. – Henry David Thoreau

The power of finding beauty in the humblest things makes home happy and life lovely. – Louisa May Alcott


Charity begins at home, and justice begins next door. – Charles Dickens

A house is not a home unless is contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body. – Benjamin Franklin

Let the wife make the husband glad to come home, and let him make her sorry to see him leave. – Martin Luther

My home is in Heaven. I’m just traveling through this world. – Billy Graham


Wishing you a quiet, comfortable day at home today.

What theme would you like me to feature next week?

Old Soul Quotes

6 thoughts on “Old Soul Quotes: Home”

  1. Your post about home is comforting. Comforted is how I like people to feel when they enter my home. With my many books, music and art, I feel comforted, safe and able to relax, the minute I walk in the door. Thank you for sharing.

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