Missing Home Sayings and Quotes
Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous
old missing home quotes, missing home sayings, and missing home proverbs, collected over the years from a variety
I believe it is true I know I was near home sick before. I think of a thousand things which 1 ought to be doing, and here I am near 300 miles distant.
Amidst these delightfull scenes of Nature, my Heart pants for the society of my dear Relatives and Friends who are too far removed from me.
All the world is sad and dreary / Ev’rywhere I roam, / Oh! darkies, how my heart grows weary, / Far from the old folks at home.
Stephen Collins Foster
How often have I lain beneath rain on a strange roof, thinking of home.
You'll feel so homesick that you'll want to die, and there's nothing you can do about it apart from endure it. But you will, and it won't kill you.
I'm so homesick. I'm pining for the fjords, for the six-month nights. I miss the sardines and those little flat crackers. Norway, land of the midnight sun, I miss you.
I'm an ex-citizen of nowhere, and sometimes I get mighty homesick.
In 1678 doctors diagnosed a mental affliction soldiers suffered from as 'nostalgia' - homesickness, a longing to return to the past. The cruel reality of war is that there is no return home. No return to innocence. What is lost, is lost forever. Like my father, war's wounds have bled me dry. No words of comfort; no words of forgiveness. No words at all.
I'm a long way from home/And so all alone/ Homesick like I never thought I'd be/ I'm a long way from home/Everything is wrong/Someone please watch over me
Me and my wife just got home and she says 'I'm homesick.' I said 'You're already home.' She says 'I know I'm sick of it.' She says 'I know I'm sick of it.'
You can never go home again, but the truth is you can never leave home, so it's all right.
We are homesick most for the places we have never known.
We are homesick for places, we are reminded of places, it is the sounds and smells and sights of places which haunt us and against which we often measure our present.
It's a funny thing coming home. Nothing changes. Everything looks the same, feels the same, even smells the same. You realized what's changed is you.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Home is the place, where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in.
There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort.
Homesickness is nothing. Fifty percent of the people in the world are homesick all the time.
Where we love is home, home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
We don't call it homesick. We call it missing home. There's not a sickness involved, it's a state of mind.