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Lake Houses Quotes


"I really love houses." - Courteney Cox

"I'll always build houses." - Jeremy Renner

"I like cosy, intimate houses." - Tori Amos

"This lake exceeds anything I ever beheld in beauty." - Percy Bysshe Shelley

"Near the lake where drooped the willow, Long time ago!" - George Pope Morris

"Yeah! Bring it on lake!" -Coach Gleeson Hedge" - Rick Riordan

"I was busier than a beaver in a coffee lake." - Scott Adams

"She's filing her nails while they are dragging the lake." - Elvis Costello

"People make one happy, not houses." - Elizabeth Aston

"A plague o' both your houses!" - William Shakespeare

"I don't like being in houses alone." - Martin Scorsese

"Laws, like houses, lean on one another." - Edmund Burke

"People who live in seven houses shouldn't throw stones" - Amy Klobuchar

"I find my movie props in my neighbors houses." - Zach Braff

"People who live in glass houses should take out insurance." - Anonymous

"Writers do not come out of houses without books." - Doris Lessing

"When birds look into houses, what impossible worlds they see." - Don Delillo

"Houses, like faces, hide all kinds of memories." - Ron Franscell

"The smaller it is the heart, more hatred houses." - Victor Hugo

"I was a Democratic governor with two Republican houses." - Tim Kaine

"I'm always moving apartments or moving houses or moving cities." - Paul Wesley

"Wide was his parish, and houses fer asonder." - Geoffrey Chaucer

"When you live in Mexico, your houses all have names." - Jesse Ventura

"I want to get out of the major opera houses." - Renee Fleming

"Women view men like houses. They look for fixer-uppers." - Laura Schlessinger

"There are people who, like houses, are beautiful in dilapidation." - Logan Pearsall Smith

"Make your heart like a lake, with calm, still surface, and great depths of kindness." - Laozi

"Marriage may often be a stormy lake, but celibacy is almost always a muddy horsepond." - Thomas Love Peacock

"Lake Wobegon, the little town that time forgot and the decades cannot improve." - Garrison Keillor

"I am jealous of all those people who live on the shore of Dal Lake." - Zubin Mehta

"Marriage may often be a stormy lake, but celibacy is almost always a muddy horse pond." - Thomas Love Peacock

"And beyond the timeless meadows and emerald pastures, the rabbit holes and moss-covered oak and rowan trees and the "slippy sloppy" houses of frogs, the woodland-scented wind rushed between the leaves and blew around the gray veil that dipped below the fells, swirling up in a mist, blurring the edges of the distant forest. (View from Windermere in the Lake District)" - Susan Branch

"There is no lake at Camp Green Lake." - Louis Sachar

"Lake is jealous of mountain; mountain is jealous of lake!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"You know, you throw rocks in the lake and scientists will tell you you're raising the level of the lake, but all you get to see is the ripple." - Norman Lear

"Musicians ought to reclaim some of the power in the houses of production. The opera houses are run either by managers or by stage directors, never by musicians." - Laurence Equilbey

"Houses are built brick-by-brick. HOMEs are built word-by-word. Houses don't build themselves. So YOU must build your home." - Tara Fela-Durotoye

"Everybody's always talking about people breaking into houses... but there are more people in the world who want to break out of houses." - Thornton Wilder

"and when he moved it was like watching oil spread across a lake, smooth and fluid, almost vicious" - Madeline Miller

"Mercy, she had discovered, made mad alchemy: a drop of it could dilute a lake of hate." - Laini Taylor

"I don't expect people who listen to Emerson, Lake, and Palmer to come hear me. I accept that reality." - Cecil Taylor

"It is a fact that scientists have deposited dye in certain lakes around Orlando and tracked the effluent to Florida Bay. There is a lake near Everglades City, Deep Lake, and large tarpon show up in that lake, 30 miles from the sea." - Randy Wayne

"A poem needs understanding through the senses. The point of diving in a lake is not immediately to swim to the shore; it's to be in the lake, to luxuriate in the sensation of water. You do not work the lake out. It is an experience beyond thought. Poetry soothes and emboldens the soul to accept mystery." - John Keats

"The books I'm writing are houses that I build for myself." - Etel Adnan

"I'm not afraid of the darkness outside. It's the darkness inside houses I don't like." - Shelagh Delaney

"Life's what's important. Walking, houses, family. Birth and pain and joy - and then death." - Katharine Hepburn

"The family is both mystery and reality; it houses our bodies and our spirits." - Tian Dayton

"The tempest threatens before it comes; houses creak before they fall." - Seneca the Younger

"If it were not for guests all houses would be graves." - Khalil Gibran

"It's not houses I love, it's the life I live in them." - Coco Chanel

"The tempest threatens before it comes; houses creak before they fall." - Lucius Annaeus Seneca

"Houses are cellular walls; they keep our problems from bleeding into everyone else's." - Jodi Picoult

"Once cats were all wild, but afterward they retired to houses." - Edward Topsell

"If you look at most of the Royal Houses in Europe, the inbreeding was pretty outstanding." - Nikolaj Coster-Waldau

"I lived in Georgetown in the late 70s about four houses down from the steps." - William Peter Blatty

"Old houses, I thought, do not belong to people ever, not really, people belong to them." - Gladys Taber

"Houses of evil similarity appeared like rows of disciplined, humiliated orphans." - Elizabeth Hardwick

"People who live in glass houses have to wash their windows all the time." - Art Buchwald

"Frank Harris has been received in all the great houses - once." - Oscar Wilde

"Those in glass houses shouldn't throw stones; or masturbate during the daytime." - Bo

"I was in sit-ins to desegregate restaurants and movie houses in the '60s." - Joe Biden

"I grew up doing some landscaping and painting houses and that kind of thing." - Miles Teller

"The houses are all gone under the sea. The dancers are all gone under the hill." - T S Eliot

"There are people who are beautiful in dilapidation, like old houses that were hideous when new." - Logan Pearsall Smith

"You don't make houses cheaper by making them more expensive to build." - Ted Baillieu

"You burned the city of London in our houses and we felt the flames." - Archibald Macleish

"Take care! Kingdoms are destroyed by bandits, houses by rats, and widows by suitors." - Ihara Saikaku

"Fort Leavenworth is in fact no fort, being without defensive works, except two block-houses." - Francis Parkman

"I believe in love, but I don't sit around waiting for it. I buy houses." - Renee Zellweger

"There is no problem with the opening of new houses of prayer for Lutherans and Pentecostals." - Vladimir Zhirinovsky

"Their houses are all built in the shape of tents, with very high chimneys." - Christopher Columbus

"If you look at most of the Royal Houses in Europe, the inbreeding was pretty outstanding." - Nikolaj Costerwaldau

"Old beach houses sometimes don't have TVs, or you don't get cellphone reception." - Jim Rash

"I lived in Georgetown in the late '70s about four houses down from the steps." - William Peter Blatty

"I like interior decorating. I really like to build houses. And landscaping, I like that." - Ester Dean

"Originality houses many rooms, and the views from the windows are all different." - Guy Davenport

"Oversized houses, like oversized cars, seem to be a particularly American fixation." - Susan Orlean

"People who live in glass houses... have to answer the door." - Karl Pilkington

"Just as houses are made of stones, so is science made of facts." - Henri Poincare

"Towns find it as hard as houses of business to rise again from ruin." - Honore De Balzac

"Houses mean a creation, something new, a shelter freed from the idea of a cave." - Stephen Gardiner

"In Japanese houses the interior melts into the gardens of the outside world." - Stephen Gardiner

"The largest and most influential houses chiefly demonstrate the aloofness of the French approach." - Stephen Gardiner

"I believe in love at first sight for houses - but not for people." - Danielle Steel

"Most English houses, grand or small, nestle in an intimate pastoral setting." - Nicholas Haslam

"I love moving. I love new houses. I'm always looking for somewhere else." - Elizabeth Hurley

"Some major American publishing houses still seek work by foreign writers." - Stephen Kinzer

"Our printing press is the Internet. Our coffee houses are social networks." - Heather Brooke

"I got a bit enamoured with bigger houses and things like that." - John Hewson

"People concerned about inflation today tend to buy big houses and nice cars." - Robert Kiyosaki

"The bowed head, the buried face. She is silent, she will never speak, never forgive, never reach a hand, never leave this frozen present tense. All waits, suspended. Suspended the autumn trees, the autumn sky, anonymous people. A blackbird, poor fool, sings out of season from the willows by the lake. A flight of pigeons over the houses; fragments of freedom, hazard, an anagram made flesh. And somewhere the stinging smell of burning leaves." - John Fowles

"I am from many places. I am from a hike across Tuscany...waves of golden wheat undulating on the hills...tractors plowing new drivers yelling, "Bella!" I am from a canoe motoring through marshes in the Amazon outside Manaus, Brazil... Jacana birds taking flight as we pass houses on stilts... giant trees and lily pads...and giggling children jumping into the lake for a swim during a downpour, while I stand unbelievably drenched but baptized by a oneness of spirit." - Marie Bradby

"I should like a great lake of ale, for the King of Kings. I should like the family of heaven to be drinking it through time eternal." - Brigit of Kildare

"You can't see Canada across lake Erie, but you know it's there. It's the same with spring. You have to have faith, especially in Cleveland." - Paul Fleischman

"A golf ball can stop in the fairway, rough, woods, bunker or lake. With five equally likely options, very few balls choose the fairway." - Jim Bishop

"Lake quiets, tired of my lies." - Deborah Ager

"In Lake Wobegon, we don't forget mistakes." - Garrison Keillor

"Speech is as a pump, by which we raise and pour out the water from the great lake of Thought,-whither it flows back again." - John Sterling

"Just as the Salt Lake Temple took 40 years to build, stone by stone, you are building a virtuous life, step by step." - Mary N. Cook

"When God threw me, a pebble, into this wondrous lake, I disturbed its surface with countless circles. But when I reached the depths, I became very still." - Khalil Gibran

"A lake is a landscape's most beautiful and expressive feature. It is Earth's eye; looking into which the beholder measures the depth of his own nature." - Henry David Thoreau

"The lake of fire awaits my lady" - Alexandra Adornetto

"The beauty of a lake reflects the beauty around it. When the mind is still, the beauty of the Self is seen reflected in it." - B.K.S. Iyengar

"You can't see Canada across lake Erie, but you know it's there. It's the same with spring. You have to have faith, especially in Cleveland." - Paul Fleischman

"In the middle of Siberia I guess there's a lake that big [ like the Great Lakes], but there are practically no other lakes that big with fresh water." - Kurt Vonnegut

"I grew up in a small village close to a big lake. There are heavy winds there, and they always sound different. I like these sounds best." - Christian Fennesz

"The window has a wonderful view of a lake, but the view doesn't view itself. It exists in this world colorless, shapeless, soundless, odorless, and painless." - Wislawa Szymborska

"I took the lake between my legs." - Maxine Kumin

"My little horse must think it queer To stop without a farmhouse near Between the woods and frozen lake The darkest evening of the year." - Robert Frost

"In the mountain, stillness surges up to explore its own height In the lake, movement stands still to contemplate its own depth." - Rabindranath Tagore

"Nothing is more memorable than a smell. One scent can be unexpected, momentary and fleeting, yet conjure up a childhood summer beside a lake in the mountains." - Diane Ackerman

"Welcome to Lake Wobegon, where all the women are strong, all the men are good-looking, and all the children are above average." - Garrison Keillor

"All my ego wants is to be sitting by a lake in Italy. It doesn't want to be backstage, warming up." - Chet Faker

"I don't think about tennis 24/7. I enjoy time on the lake at my Florida home and just being lazy on the sofa." - Andy Roddick

"I've always been fascinated by numbers. Before I was seventeen years old, I had lived in twenty-one different houses. In my mind, each of those houses had a number." - Robert Indiana

"The worst side effect of wealth is the social associations it forces on its victims, as people with big houses end up socializing with other people with big houses." - Nassim Nicholas Taleb

"No architect troubled to design houses that suited people who were to live in them, because that would have meant building a whole range of different houses. It was far cheaper and, above all, timesaving to make them identical." - Michael Ende

"Some women marry houses. It's another kind of skin; it has a heart, a mouth, a liver and bowel movements." - Anne Sexton

"We've made houses for hatred. It's time we made a place where people's souls may be seen and made safe." - Jewel

"The things that happen to people we never really know. What happens in houses behind closed doors, what secrets -" - Harper Lee

"Safe upon the solid rock the ugly houses stand. Come and see my shining palace built upon the sand!" - Edna St Vincent Millay

"Do you know," Peter asked, "why swallows build in the eaves of houses? It is to listen to the stories." - James M Barrie

"I need money. I have a staff of 30, and four houses, never mind the government, to support." - Bob Hope

"For those two years in college I was constantly singing and writing and playing in coffee houses and stuff." - Dan Fogelberg

"Carney is like a graveyard where everyone already owns their plots and has built houses on top of them." - Holly Black

"That's pretty tough talk from a guy who has fewer days at work this year than he has houses." - Tom Delay

"The design of good houses requires an understanding of both the construction materials and the behavior of real humans." - Peter Morville

"When I see someone from Beijing owning 50 houses in Auckland I don't think that's neo-racist" - Winston Peters

"Trees are massacred, houses go up - faces, faces everywhere. Man is spreading. Man is the cancer of the earth." - Emile M Cioran

"Six million Jews died in concentration camps, but six billion broiler chickens will die this year in slaughter houses." - Ingrid Newkirk

"All reformers, however strict their social conscience, live in houses just as big as they can pay for." - Logan Pearsall Smith

"Jeez Louise. I know why rich people are so thin: it's from trekking around their humongous houses the whole time." - Sophie Kinsella

"Alas! It is well written, The road to eminence lies through the cheap and exceedingly uninviting eating-houses." - Ernest Bramah

"Communities of tract houses, plopped on a grid, represent a way of throwing historical forms around like bouillabaisse." - Robert A M Stern

"There [Haiti] were also leaders like Jean-Jacques Dessalines, whose motto was, "Cut their heads off, burn their houses."" - Edwidge Danticat

"I don't know that there are haunted houses. I know that there are dark staircases and haunted people." - Robert Brault

"Safe upon the solid rock the ugly houses stand: Come and see my shining palace built upon the sand!" - Edna St Vincent Millay

"Greatness brings no profit to people. God indeed, when in anger, brings greater ruin to great men's houses." - Euripides

"In the houses of the humble a little library in my opinion is a most precious possession." - John Bright

"The corridor is hardly ever found in small houses, apart from the verandah, which also serves as a corridor." - Stephen Gardiner

"I have been asked to collaborate with fashion houses using my artwork, which I will probably do." - Helmut Lang

"I felt weary of the responsibility of owning houses and was glad enough to pass mine on to others." - Lillie Langtry

"Comfort is very important to me. I think people live better in big houses and in big clothes." - Gianni Versace

"I've built two wooden houses near Vals. I built them for my wife. Those were private projects." - Peter Zumthor

"There are a lot of big spec houses now all across Connecticut, a lot of ostentatious showing of wealth." - Glenn Close

"The priests are debarred from female society, nor is any woman permitted to enter the religious houses." - Hernan Cortes

"Sympathetic cracks. A term frequently used by architects and surveyors in terms of ageing houses. I know what they mean." - Ted Dexter

"In this year 1634, I purchased the moiety of thirteen houses in the Strand for five hundred and thirty pounds." - William Lilly

"My kids don't watch any TV, but they watch videos and films. I'm sure they watch it at friends' houses." - Cate Blanchett

"Disapproval of homosexuality cannot justify invading the houses, hearts and minds of citizens who choose to live their lives differently." - Harry A Blackmun



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