Hometown

Robert Benchley Page

“An ardent supporter of the hometown team should go to a game prepared to take offense, no matter what happens.”

- Robert Benchley

Drew Bledsoe Page

“We started seven years ago and finally released our first vintage in March. It's an '07 vintage from Walla Walla, which is my old hometown. It also happens to be a world-class wine region that's just exploding on the scene right now.”

- Drew Bledsoe

Hannibal Buress Page

“In my hometown of Chicago, I'm kind of a medium deal.”

- Hannibal Buress

Columba Bush Page

“I met Jeb Bush in 1971 in my hometown in Mexico. We dated for three years back and forth. Then, after three years, he proposed to me.”

- Columba Bush

Matt Cameron Page

“Like I'm in San Diego today and this is my hometown so I've got a lot of my friends coming and I definitely want to put on the best show that I can.”

- Matt Cameron

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Eric Davis Page

“Everyone would like to play in their hometown, but right now I like Cincinnati, I like the way it's going. I'm happy.”

- Eric Davis

Richard Dawson Page

“The first time I ever saw people of any color was when D-Day left from my hometown in England, to go and free Europe from the war. And there was every color you could imagine, and I'd not seen that in England.”

- Richard Dawson

Justin Townes Earle Page

“Nashville's like any other hometown - after a while, it's stifling.”

- Justin Townes Earle

Faith Ford Page

“My mother keeps me abreast of all the hometown things.”

- Faith Ford

John Gould Page

“At the time the world was all upside down. The American people were beginning to move around a lot. The old hometown ties had been pretty much broken. The theme of Farmer Takes a Wife appealed to people. Everybody was homesick. And it sold and sold and sold.”

- John Gould

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Mike Huckabee Page

“You know, in my hometown of Hope, Arkansas, the three sacred heroes were Jesus, Elvis, and FDR, not necessarily in that order.”

- Mike Huckabee

Cheryl James Page

“Our attitude is that we want to cross over. You can't go on making records just for your own hometown.”

- Cheryl James

LeBron James Page

“I love showcasing my talents - not only to my hometown fans and my own team but to the world.”

- LeBron James

Jewel Kilcher Page

“I consider myself a product of Alaska. The love and the debt that I feel to my home state, you always want your hometown to be the proudest of you.”

- Jewel Kilcher

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Diana Krall Page

“It was probably when I met Jeff Hamilton, the drummer I've been working with for the last 20 years. He's the one who brought Ray Brown to hear me sing at a restaurant in my hometown.”

- Diana Krall

Masaharu Morimoto Page

“New York is my, you know, second hometown.”

- Masaharu Morimoto