Quotations on Guests
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A few years ago no hotel or restaurant in Boston refused Negro guests; now several hotels, restaurants, and especially confectionary stores, will not serve Negroes, even the best of them.
- Ray Stannard Baker
(Keywords: Boston, Guests, Now, Restaurants, Will, Years)
Jews have God's promise and if we Christians have it, too, then it is only as those chosen with them, as guests in their house, that we are new wood grafted onto their tree.
- Karl Barth
(Keywords: God, Guests, Promise, Wood)
Humility is a virtue, and it is a virtue innate in guests.
- Max Beerbohm
(Keywords: Virtue, Guests, Humility)
We see our customers as invited guests to a party, and we are the hosts. It's our job every day to make every important aspect of the customer experience a little bit better.
- Jeff Bezos
(Keywords: Experience, Customer, Day, Guests, Job, Party)
To buy very good wine nowadays requires only money. To serve it to your guests is a sign of fatigue.
- William F. Buckley, Jr.
(Keywords: Money, Fatigue, Guests, Wine)
Go now, verses, on your light feet, you have not trodden hard on the old earth where the graves laugh when they see their guests, the one corpse stacked on top of the other. Go now and stagger to her whom I do not know.
- Hugo Claus
(Keywords: Earth, Feet, Guests, Light, Now, Old)
For, after all, put it as we may to ourselves, we are all of us from birth to death guests at a table which we did not spread.
- Rebecca H. Davis
(Keywords: Death, Guests, May)
Children are not casual guests in our home. They have been loaned to us temporarily for the purpose of loving them and instilling a foundation of values on which their future lives will be built.
- James Dobson
(Keywords: Home, Purpose, Values, Children, Future, Guests, Will)
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
(Keywords: Time, People, Affection, Feeling, Guests, Strangers)
She and my uncle were very sociable and would have a lot of people over at night to play cards or whatever. The high spot of those evenings was when we kids got dressed up to do a skit or something to amuse the guests. I loved it.
- Louise Fletcher
(Keywords: People, Cards, Guests, Kids, Night, Play)
We wanted to interview people on the show, do variety, get the artists, the guests involved with us in our group. They wanted to keep the four guys together. We wanted to change the format.
- Davy Jones
(Keywords: Change, People, Artists, Guests, Variety)
We have developed overlays for the keys of the cash registers with the help of the Braille Institute, so that blind crew members can take orders and help our guests.
- Carl Karcher
(Keywords: Blind, Guests, Help)
Your baby only needs a lot of light at night if he's reading or he's entertaining guests.
- Lawrence Kutner
(Keywords: Baby, Guests, Light, Needs, Night, Reading)
Now, having had this experience, I can't say really what they were looking for. I don't know their minds. But every time I see a reality show, it seems that the most entertaining parts on other reality shows are when they make their guests look foolish.
- Liza Minnelli
(Keywords: Time, Experience, Guests, Now, Reality)
The people I want are very famous and very rich, and all I can offer them is a bit of exposure on TV and a bit of cash, so it's a miracle we get any guests at all. But we have been very lucky.
- Graham Norton
(Keywords: People, Famous, Guests, Want)
We're gonna try and bring on all the different aspects of horror movie making and bring on guests and show all these old '50's B movies. Not the real corny ones, the real cool ones.
- Jerry Only
(Keywords: Movies, Guests, Horror, Old)
You must strive to multiply bread so that it suffices for the tables of mankind, and not rather favor an artificial control of birth, which would be irrational, in order to diminish the number of guests at the banquet of life.
- Pope Paul VI
(Keywords: Life, Control, Guests, Mankind, Order)
The magic formula that successful businesses have discovered is to treat customers like guests and employees like people.
- Tom Peters
(Keywords: People, Successful, Employees, Formula, Guests, Magic)
You get the feeling that many of my guests feel that the French language gives them entry into a more cultivated, more intelligent world, more highly civilised too, with rules.
- Bernard Pivot
(Keywords: Feeling, Guests, Language, Rules, World)
Here is Mike Wallace, who is visible to the public, and I have been watching him since the early '50s. Smoking up a storm and insulting his guests and being absolutely wonderfully evil and charming too.
- Christopher Plummer
(Keywords: Being, Evil, Guests, Public, Smoking)
Modern Carpet Designs may provide endless entertainment for your guests.
- William Heath Robinson
(Keywords: Entertainment, Guests, May)
On the road we're somebody else's guests - and we play in a way that they're not going to forget we visited them.
- Knute Rockne
(Keywords: Forget, Guests, Play, Road)
It is the personality of the mistress that the home expresses. Men are forever guests in our homes, no matter how much happiness they may find there.
- Elsie De Wolfe
(Keywords: Happiness, Home, Men, Guests, May, Personality)