Quotations on Guest
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I think that curiosity happened on these reviews where I was just a guest of the reviewer, because it introduced me to new cuisines and to the idea of cooking as a mechanism for studying other cultures and understanding other parts of the world.
- Ted Allen
(Keywords: Idea, Cooking, Curiosity, Guest, Understanding, World)
Thom is one of those wonderful people to cook for because he absolutely loves it, just loves it. He loves to eat and drink and he'd be a great guest at any dinner party.
- Ted Allen
(Keywords: People, Guest, Party)
It is difficult sharing and capturing so many years of memories and the people behind the words-and even though that guest book can speak volumes, in between, the pages remain so silent.
- Eugenie Anderson
(Keywords: People, Guest, Memories, Sharing, Words, Years)
I had been doing plays in New York and on a whim we packed up and moved West, I started doing commercials and plays and guest star spots on TV and one thing led to another and I got Knots Landing.
- Joan Van Ark
(Keywords: Guest, Whim)
O, once in each man's life, at least, Good luck knocks at his door; And wit to seize the flitting guest Need never hunger more. But while the loitering idler waits Good luck beside his fire, The bold heart storms at fortune's gates, And conquers its desire.
- Lewis J. Bates
(Keywords: Life, Heart, Desire, Fire, Fortune, Guest, Hunger, Luck, Man, Storms, Wit)
The main prank that we play with props is for people's birthdays. The special effects people will put a little explosive in the cake so it blows up in their face - that's always fun to play on a guest star, or one of the trainees or someone who's new.
- Catherine Bell
(Keywords: People, Fun, Guest, Play, Will)
I would say that one of the things that we are proud of is that we are attracting very interesting guest stars. One is Tyne Daly, who has done a wonderful job.
- Michael Biehn
(Keywords: Guest, Job, Stars)
Do you know what you call those who use towels and never wash them, eat meals and never do the dishes, sit in rooms they never clean, and are entertained till they drop? If you have just answered, "A house guest," you're wrong because I have just described my kids.
- Erma Bombeck
(Keywords: Guest, Kids, Wrong)
I suppose the White House thinks it's doing what Big Business wants, but it will lead to vastly increased taxes, because all these guest workers are to be allowed to bring their children.
- Peter Brimelow
(Keywords: Business, Children, Guest, Taxes, Will, Workers)
Should we attempt border security first, which I believe we should, we still need to face the fact that comprehensive reform is necessary. This must include a guest worker program and dealing with the 11 million people who are here today that are contributing to our economy.
- Jim Costa
(Keywords: People, Economy, Fact, First, Guest, Reform, Security, Today)
We've had some really good guest stars. But I have to go with Alec Baldwin as my favorite. He is so neat and such a movie star. He's handsome and quirky. I was in heaven the week he was on the set.
- Nikki Cox
(Keywords: Favorite, Guest, Heaven, Stars)
I remember the guest stars who came, they were always trying to find a new plot for their characters because they wanted to stay. It was really a great working environment.
- Caroline Dhavernas
(Keywords: Environment, Guest, Stars, Trying)
I was on the show previously as a guest host, so I had a little practice.
- Rocco DiSpirito
(Keywords: Guest, Practice)
I'm basically a movie actor now, and my big roles are mostly horror movies - unless I'm doing a guest star or something - and occasionally I try to get back into television.
- Robert Englund
(Keywords: Movies, Actor, Guest, Horror, Now, Television)
The lust for comfort, that stealthy thing that enters the house a guest, and then becomes a host, and then a master.
- Khalil Gibran
(Keywords: Comfort, Guest, Lust)
That was the first time ever in history that anybody got Special Guest Star. I started that whole nonsense.
- Jonathan Harris
(Keywords: History, Time, First, Guest, Nonsense)
Enforcement is the long overdue step to protect our Nation from external threats in a time of war. And then once we do that, we can effectively discuss a guest worker program.
- J. D. Hayworth
(Keywords: Time, War, Guest, Nation)
When I first encountered the name of the city of Stockholm, I little thought that I would ever visit it, never mind end up being welcomed to it as a guest of the Swedish Academy and the Nobel Foundation.
- Seamus Heaney
(Keywords: Thought, Being, End, First, Guest, Mind, Name, Visit)
Although we are being presented in Carnegie Hall, we have to furnish a budget for our guest stars, and for the music writing - which is a huge budget in any orchestra that plays popular music.
- Skitch Henderson
(Keywords: Music, Being, Guest, Popular, Stars, Writing)
We rarely find anyone who can say he has lived a happy life, and who, content with his life, can retire from the world like a satisfied guest.
(Keywords: Life, Content, Guest, World)
I am a guest of the French language. My poems in French are born of my interaction with the French language, which is not the same as that of a French poet.
- Tahar Ben Jelloun
(Keywords: Guest, Language, Poems)
My appearance was always good and my ability to play on the piano, especially ragtime, which was then at the height of its vogue, made me a welcome guest.
- James Weldon Johnson
(Keywords: Ability, Appearance, Guest, Play)
The coolest thing I've gotten to do in the past few years is guest star on Sesame Street.
- Norah Jones
(Keywords: Guest, Past, Years)
I ended up living at OJ's because Nicole bought a home that no longer had a guest house. OJ offered his guest house to me. Anybody in LA looking for a place knows the best places to live are guest houses.
- Kato Kaelin
(Keywords: Home, Guest, Houses, Living)
I do favor guest workers, H1B visas and student visas.
- Jim Kolbe
(Keywords: Guest, Workers)
The guest gets at least as much service with us as with some established airline, if not even more. And at by far a favourable price. Thus the passengers remain gladly with us.
- Niki Lauda
(Keywords: Guest, Service)
And so, little by little, I gradually divested myself of pretty nearly all of the guest conducting I used to do, because I was at the same time working in the places like the Met, where I could work in this sort of depth.
- James Levine
(Keywords: Time, Work, Guest, Pretty)
We still lend our old house out to relatives. They keep a guest book for my fans to sign.
- Loretta Lynn
(Keywords: Fans, Guest, Old, Relatives)
Many talk about a guest worker program. I think most reasonable people believe that a guest worker program in the farming industry, perhaps in the gardening and landscape industries, is reasonable.
- Gary Miller
(Keywords: Gardening, People, Guest, Talk)
I have long been a proponent of a guest-worker program between the United States and Mexico, and in particular I have proposed that Arizona would be an ideal location for a pilot project.
- Janet Napolitano
(Keywords: Guest, Project, states, United)
My mobile rang around lunchtime one day, and it was George Michael. He wanted to come in on Friday. We were like, 'okay, if that's what you want'. And he was a very good guest. That's a real exception to the rule.
- Graham Norton
(Keywords: Day, Guest, Want)
When executing advertising, it's best to think of yourself as an uninvited guest in the living room of a prospect who has the magical power to make you disappear instantly.
- John O'Toole
(Keywords: Power, Advertising, Guest, Living)
Doing that, then doing a lot of theater, which I love. Doing guest stars, did two independent films that are going around to all these festivals. Both of them are going to be at the Lake Tahoe Film Festival.
- Austin Peck
(Keywords: Love, Film, Guest, Stars, Theater)
I becan acting when River was doing this TV series and they needed two kids for the show, so they got me and my little sister, Summer, to do it. After that I did some really weird guest spots with orangutans and stuff.
- Joaquin Phoenix
(Keywords: Sister, Acting, Guest, Kids, Summer)
No guest is so welcome in a friend's house that he will not become a nuisance after three days.
- Titus Maccius Plautus
(Keywords: Friend, Guest, Will)
We will not allow anyone to perform any terrorist acts inside or from Afghanistan against anyone. We are a free country where Osama is living as a guest. This is the reality and it is up to the world to accept it.
- Mohammad Rabbani
(Keywords: Afghanistan, Country, Guest, Living, Reality, Will, World)
As a guest who doesn't eat, drink or smoke, you leave much to be desired, but as a writer, you're my girl.
- Thelma Ritter
(Keywords: Guest, Writer)
But also, the guest workers program, it's quite often misused, meaning people could come in as part of a guest workers program and after two weeks in the fields, they'd run off to do every other kind of job that isn't covered by a guest workers program.
- Dana Rohrabacher
(Keywords: People, Guest, Job, Meaning, Workers)
There's fierce competition between all the networks to get the guest who can bring the most pertinent information about whatever the story of the moment happens to be.
- Bob Schieffer
(Keywords: Competition, Guest, Information)
We can still find middle ground, truly secure our borders, deal with those already here and address our labor needs. But those who advocate giving current illegal aliens and future guest workers a special path to citizenship must compromise.
- John Shadegg
(Keywords: Citizenship, Compromise, Future, Giving, Guest, Labor, Needs, Workers)
Business owners have made a strong case to me that they need guest workers. But none has suggested that these workers should be placed on a path to citizenship.
- John Shadegg
(Keywords: Business, Citizenship, Guest, Workers)
You know it's funny that none of the regular late-night shows now use guest hosts the way Johnny did. No one talks about it much, but it's curious that they don't do it. They would each have to be asked the reason why they don't.
- Garry Shandling
(Keywords: Funny, Guest, Now, Reason)
Our profession is very much like going to a cocktail party, you check out the guest list.
- Robert Stack
(Keywords: Guest, Party, Profession)
I did a guest appearance on The Practice and loved it.
- Sharon Stone
(Keywords: Appearance, Guest, Practice)
When I first was conducting as guest conductor in Europe 25 years ago, I would propose doing American pieces and grudgingly it would be accepted from time to time.
- Michael Tilson Thomas
(Keywords: Time, American, Europe, First, Guest, Years)
And as pale sickness does invade, Your frailer part, the breaches made, In that fair lodging still more clear, Make the bright guest, your soul, appear.
- Edmund Waller
(Keywords: Soul, Guest, Sickness)
Never met Levinson. Ever. He directed those American Express spots for us for Seinfeld, and I was off on some guest spot that I didn't even want to do... and I got talked into doing it.
- Patrick Warburton
(Keywords: American, Guest, Want)