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"The poor does for the host more than the host for the poor." ~~ Joshua b. Hanania
"The host enjoys the company of good guests." ~~ Shemen Lamaor
"Hospitality matters more than being early in synagogue." ~~ Talmud, Shabbat
"If a guest enters your home, ask him no quesitons of the Torah unless you know that he can answer! " ~~ Sefer Chassidim
"You will always be honored as a guest if you, too, can play the host. The man invited to dinner is the man who can dine at home if he likes." ~~ Chaim Weizmann
"Whatever your host tells you, do. " ~~ Talmud, Pesachim
"Hospitality to strangers shows reverence for the name of the Lord." ~~ Talmud, Shabbat 127a
"A rich guest is a burden – – – he demands so much!" ~~ Yiddish Proverb
"There used to be a very good custom in Jerusalem: a table-cloth was spread at the door – – – so long as it was in place, guests would enter the house. When it was removed, they would not." ~~ Talmud, Bava Batra
"Welcome everyone—with joy." ~~ Sayings of the Fathers 1:15
"Mankind is divisible into two great classes: hosts and guests." ~~ Max Beerbohm
"Who lodges a scholar in his home is as one offering first-fruits [Shavuot] in the Temple. " ~~ Leviticus (Vayikra) R.