Bring a wife home to your house when you are of the right age, not far short of 30 years, nor much above; this is the right time for marriage.
If you really want to make a friend, go to someone’s house and eat with him… the people who give you their food give you their heart.
The body is the soul’s poor house or home, whose ribs the laths are and whose flesh the loam.
A woman, the more curious she is about her face, is commonly the more careless about her house.
During Grover Cleveland’s second term, in the 1890s, the White House deceived the public by dismissing allegations that surgeons had removed a cancerous growth from the President’s mouth; a vulcanized-rubber prosthesis disguised the absence of much of Cleveland’s upper left jaw and part of his palate.
We cannot be a house divided – divided in will, divided in interest, divided in soul. We cannot be a house divided and live.
A god implants in mortal guilt whenever he wants utterly to confound a house.
Intelligence and courtesy not always are combined; Often in a wooden house a golden room we find.
A dark house is always an unhealthy house, always an ill-aired house, always a dirty house. Want of light stops growth and promotes scrofula, rickets, etc., among the children. People lose their health in a dark house, and if they get ill, they cannot get well again in it.
The House of Lords is like a glass of champagne that has stood for five days.