A Quote by Boris Leonidovich Pasternak on age, atoms, existence, guests, learning, security, and world

In this era of world wars, in this atomic age, values have changed. We have learned that we are guests of existence, travelers between two stations. We must discover security within ourselves.

Boris Pasternak (1890 - 1960)

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin on guests, men, and weather

After three days men grow weary, of a wench , a guest, and weather rainy.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

Source: Poor Richard’s Almanac, 1733

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A Quote by Alexander Pope on friendship, guests, and laws

True friendship's laws are by this rule expressed Welcome the coming, speed the parting guest.

Alexander Pope (1688 - 1744)

Source: Translation of the Odyssey, 1725-1756

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A Quote by Aeschylus on guests


What is pleasanter that the tie of host and guest?

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

Source: The Libation Bearers, 702

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