home is where the heart is

1870 J. J. MCCLOSKEY in Goldberg & Heffner Davy Crockett & Other Plays (1940) 79 ‘As I am to become an inmate of your home, give me a sort of a panoramic view.’.. ‘Well, home, they say, is where the heart is.’

1950 H. M. GAY Pacific Spectator IV. 91 ‘Home is where the heart is,’ she said, ‘if you’ll excuse the bromide [trite remark].’

1979 K. BONFIGLIONI After You with Pistol xxi. ‘Where is “home”, please,’ I asked... ‘Home’s where the heart is,’ he said.


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