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17 Guests Quotes

For whom he means to make an often guest, One dish shall serve; and welcome make the rest.

Bishop Joseph Hall Quotes , Source: Come Dine with Me

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Methinks a father Is at the nuptial of his son a guest That best becomes the table.

William Shakespeare Quotes , Source: The Winter's Tale (Polixenes at IV, iv)

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A civil guest Will no more talk all, than eat all the feast.

George Herbert Quotes

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A guest and a fish after three days are poison

Proverb Quotes

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Sometimes, when guests have gone, the host remembers Sweet courteous things unsaid. We two have talked our hearts out to the embers, And now go hand in hand down to the dead.

John Masefield Quotes , Source: The Faithful

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See, your guests approach. Address yourself to entertain them sprightly, And let's be red with mirth.

William Shakespeare Quotes , Source: The Winter's Tale (Florizel at IV, iv)

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You must come home with me and be my guest; You will give joy to me, and I will do All that is in my power to honour you.

Percy Bysshe Shelley Quotes , Source: Hymn to Mercury (st. 5)

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To the guests that must go, bid God's speed and brush away all traces of their steps.

Sir Rabindranath Tagore Quotes , Source: Gardener (45)

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Unbidden guests Are often welcomest when they are gone.

William Shakespeare Quotes

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Hail, guest, we ask not what thou art; If friend, we greet thee, hand and heart; If stranger, such no longer be; If foe, our love shall conquer thee.

Paul Elmer More Quotes , Source: said in an old Welsh door verse

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(Macbeth:) Here's our chief guest. (Lady Macbeth:) If he had been forgotten, It had been as a gap in our great feast, And all-thing unbecoming.

William Shakespeare Quotes , Source: Macbeth (Macbeth & Lady Macbeth at III, i)

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A gloomy guest fits not a wedding feast.

Friedrich von Schiller Quotes

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No, truly, 'tis more than manners will; And I have heard it said, unbidden guests Are often welcomest when they are gone.

William Shakespeare Quotes , Source: King Henry the Sixth, Part I (Bedford at II, ii)

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Fish and visitors stink after three days.

Benjamin Franklin Quotes

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Gentle my lord, sleek o'er your rugged looks; Be bright and jovial among your guests to-night.

William Shakespeare Quotes , Source: Macbeth (Lady Macbeth at III, ii)

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Wherever the storm carries me, I go a willing guest. [Lat., Quo me cumque rapit tempestas deferor hospes.]

Horace (Quintus Horatius Flaccus) Quotes , Source: Epistles (I, 1, 15)

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When hospitality becomes an art, it loses its very soul.

Max Beerbohm Quotes

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