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1. “now the question we must ask is...what kind of _practices_ [theology] motivates, what kind of _gaze_ onto others, the guest, the new arrivant, it offers us to carry with us; _not_ who my neighbors are _but_ to whom I am being a neighbor.”

Tags : Christianity Cosmopolitan Cosmopolitanism Feminism Feminist Theory Gaze Guest Hospitality Love Neighbor Other Religion Theology
Author : Namsoon Kang
Source : Cosmopolitan Theology: Reconstituting Planetary Hospitality, Neighbor-Love, and Solidarity in an Uneven World

2. “As a dinner guest I gratefully eat just about anything that's set before me, because graciousness among friends is dearer to me than any other agenda.”

Tags : Food Friendship Graciousness Guest Hospitality Meals Sharing
Source : Small Wonder

3. “It was an awkward moment. We were burning down our host's house, a situation which any guest seeks to avoid.”

Tags : Awkward Fire Guest Host Travel
Author : Tahir Shah
Source : In Search of King Solomon's Mines

4. “Keeping the door that leads to your heart ajar is destructive as univited guests would move in and trample on your feelings, leaving you in great pains, but closing it always is a sure way to spot out the destructive and innovative guests.”

Tags : Ajar Discrimination Door Emotions Fake Friends Falsehood Food For Thought Friendships Guest Guests Heart Heart To Heart Innovation Invitation Pain People Personality Recognition Spotting Out Test True Friends Visitor Visitors

5. “Tunazaliwa na kufa. Lakini hatujui tunakotoka. Wala hatujui tunakokwenda. Huenda tunatoka na kwenda katika dunia nyingine, ya ulimwengu mwingine, hivyo kutufanya wageni wa dunia yetu wenyewe. Acha dunia katika hali nzuri kuliko ulivyoikuta.”

Tags : Alien Aliens Born Die Dunia Guest Guests Kufa Kuzaliwa Mgeni Planet Sayari To Be Born To Die Ulimwengu Universe Wageni World

6. “But still – that is our vocation: to convert the hostis into a hospes, the enemy into a guest and to create the free and fearless space where brotherhood and sisterhood can be formed and fully experienced.”

Tags : Enemy Guest Henri Nouwen Hospitality Reaching Out Welcome

7. “Tonight or every night if you wish you can have a very distinguished guest from the space: Just open your curtain at night, then the Moon will visit you!”

Tags : Curtain Distinguished Guest Moon Moon Quote Moon Quotes Murat Ildan Quotations Space Visit