Quote: Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. on Household Haven

Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809-1894) - American Author, Poet, Professor, Lecturer and Physician

Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809-1894) – American Author, Poet, Professor, Lecturer and Physician

“Where we love is home – home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts.”

How many people can still says this, with any sincerity, now that radical, second-wave feminism has convinced the “heart of the home” to abandon her family in order to “find herself” at work? It’s almost laughable, if it wasn’t so sad. kqd

Please read my related post –  Household Haven Vol. #2 Essay 8

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6 thoughts on “Quote: Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. on Household Haven

    • LOL! Exactly. I’m still amazed that millions of Christian women were convinced to give up their families, and the freedom they had at home, to be shackled to someone else’s desk, all day. It’s just plain crazy.

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  1. I like this! Homes are awesome, they’re like the heart and center of our families. It’s really a shame that people are being led to believe that fulfillment is to be found outside of our family and our homes.

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    • It’s very sad because many feminists don’t realize what they’ve missed until their illustrious “careers” finally prove to be unfulfilling and only then do they acknowledge the fact that their biological clocks have stopped ticking too, allowing for no change of course.

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