home quotes

The thing I like about baseball is that it's one-on-one. You stand up there alone, and if you make a mistake, it's your mistake. If you hit a home run, it's your home run.Hank Aaron

I'm hoping someday that some kid, black or white, will hit more home runs than myself. Whoever it is, I'd be pulling for him.Hank Aaron

The tragedy of modern war is that the young men die fighting each other - instead of their real enemies back home in the capitals.Edward Abbey

Sometimes when I get home at night in Washington I feel as though I had been in a great traffic jam.Grace Abbott

I didn't really seek attention. I just wanted to play the game well and go home.Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Everybody needs to understand that I learned Arabic from the United States Army as a second language. I never spoke it at home.John Abizaid

Home wasn't built in a day.Jane Sherwood Ace

My home kitchen is airy, with a gas stove, a stainless-steel island table in the center and granite countertops. It's very modest but there's tons of counter space, so you can slap down three or four cutting boards.Grant Achatz

Another nice thing was that I would type out letters home for the admiral's stewards. They would then feed me the same food the admiral ate.Jack Adams

No one was jumping up and saying, 'Yeah, let me give you money.' I had never held a camera in my hand - a home video camera, nothing. I had not directed.Joey Lauren Adams

Home is pretty utopian.Scott Adams

America's future will be determined by the home and the school. The child becomes largely what he is taught; hence we must watch what we teach, and how we live.Jane Addams

I live half the year in Nigeria, the other half in the U.S. But home is Nigeria - it always will be. I consider myself a Nigerian who is comfortable in the world. I look at it through Nigerian eyes.Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

When people arrive at El Bulli, everybody goes through the kitchen. It's a way of making them feel at home. When they leave, the only thing I ask is whether they've been happy. Everything in between, I don't particularly care.Ferran Adria

I grew up in a home environment where I wasn't getting esteem for anything I did.Ben Affleck

I am in the process of starting a nonprofit organization that gives rescued animals a home in a simulated wild environment and, for those who have been tested on, who are disabled, aggressive, etc., their own space to live out their days.Casey Affleck

I'm going to go down swinging... I'm sure as heck not going to go home and say I had a bad tournament.Andre Agassi

My father was a lorry driver, very rarely at home. The house was run by my mother, and because there were 10 or so kids, there was no time for individual attention. It was about survival. It was about where the next meal was coming from.Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje

Wale means to arrive home. So the crown has arrived home. Akin is warrior or brave man. Nuoye is a brave man of chieftaincy and Agbaje means wealth and prosperity.Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje

Iranians call California and Iran 'sister cities;' they're very much alike. Iranians feel at home here and the weather is so close to Iranian weather.Shohreh Aghdashloo