Guests Quotes

One might well say that mankind is divisible into two great classes: hosts and guests.

Sir Max Beerbohm

Humility is a virtue, and it is a virtue innate in guests.

Max Beerbohm

We have forgotten how to be good guests, how to walk lightly on the earth as its other creatures do.

Barbara Ward

If you look at the media now all of the hosts of these other shows are interviewing themselves. The guests are a prop for the hosts on these cable networks. The guests for me are always the paramount.

Larry King

Mankind is divisible into two great classes: hosts and guests.

Max Beerbohm

To buy very good wine nowadays requires only money. To serve it to your guests is a sign of fatigue.

William F. Buckley, Jr.

The only advantage of not being too good a housekeeper is that your guests are so pleased to feel how very much better they are.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Our people, though capable of strong and durable feeling, were not demonstrative in their affection at any time, least of all in the presence of guests or strangers.

Charles Eastman

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

Rabindranath Tagore

The good guest is almost invisible, enjoying him or herself, communing with fellow guests, and, most of all, enjoying the generous hospitality of the hosts.

Emily Post

House guests should be regarded as perishables: Leave them out too long and they go bad.

Erma BomBeck

People are far more sincere and good-humored at speeding their parting guests than on meeting them.

Anton Chekhov

Guests, like fish, begin to smell after three days.

Benjamin Franklin

Unbidden guests Are often welcomest when they are gone.

William Shakespeare

If it were not for guests all houses would be graves.

Kahlil Gibran

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