home is where the heart is


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home is where the heart is

One's home is made up of the places and people one loves or cherishes most. I grew up in Arkansas, but if home is where the heart is, then my home is in Paris. I don't really care where we move, so long as we're together. Home is where the heart is, after all.
See also: heart, home

Home is where the heart is.

Prov. People long to be at home.; Your home is whatever place you long to be. I've had a lovely time visiting you, but home is where the heart is, and I think it's time I went back. If home is where the heart is, then my home is my parents' old house. I've never loved my own apartment the way I love their place.
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ˌhome is where the ˈheart is

(saying) a home is where the people you love are: When I ask him if he’s happy travelling around the world all the time, he just says, ‘Home is where the heart is. If my wife and children are with me, then I’m happy.’
See also: heart, home