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C.N. Douglas, comp.  Forty Thousand Quotations: Prose and Poetical.  1917.
 
House
 
  Houses are like the human beings that inhabit them.
Victor Hugo.    
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                        Old houses mended,
Cost little less than new before they’re ended.
Colley Cibber.    
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  The house of every one is to him as his castle and fortress, as well for his defence against injury and violence as for his repose.
Sir Edward Coke.    
  3
  My precept to all who build is, that the owner should be an ornament to the house, and not the house to the owner.
Cicero.    
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  A house is never perfectly furnished for enjoyment unless there is a child in it rising three years old, and a kitten rising six weeks.
Southey.    
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