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Grocott & Ward, comps.  Grocott’s Familiar Quotations, 6th ed.  189-?.
 
Welcome
 
A tableful of welcome makes scarce one dainty dish.
        Shakespeare.—Comedy of Errors, Act III. Scene 1. (Antipholus of Ephesus to Balthazar.)
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Welcome the coming, speed the going guest.
        Pope.—To Bethell, Sat. II. Line 161; The Odyssey, Book XV. Line 84; Ramage’s Greek Quotations, 299.
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To say you are welcome, would be superfluous.
        Shakespeare.—Pericles, Act II. Scene 3. (Simonides to his friends.)
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        Welcome ever smiles,
And farewell goes out sighing.
        Shakespeare.—Troilus and Cressida, Act III. Scene 3. (Ulysses to Achilles.)
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