|Hoyt & Roberts, comps. Hoyts New Cyclopedia of Practical Quotations. 1922.|
|Tis sweet to hear the watch-dogs honest bark|
Bay deep-mouthd welcome as we draw near home;
Tis sweet to know there is an eye will mark
Our coming, and look brighter when we come.
ByronDon Juan. Canto I. St. 123.
|He enterd in his househis home no more,|
For without hearts there is no home;and felt
The solitude of passing his own door
Without a welcome.
ByronDon Juan. Canto III. St. 52.
|Come in the evening, or come in the morning,|
Come when youre looked for, or come without warning,
Kisses and welcome youll find here before you,
And the oftener you come here the more Ill adore you.
Thomas O. DavisThe Welcome.
|Welcome, my old friend,|
Welcome to a foreign fireside.
LongfellowTo an Old Danish Song-Book.
|Shall I meet other wayfarers at night?|
Those who have gone before.
Then must I knock, or call when just in sight?
They will not keep you standing at that door.
Christina G. RossettiUp Hill.
|Welcome as the flowers in May.|
ScottRob Roy. Ch. VIII. James HowellProverbs. Charles MacklinLove à la Mode. Act I. Sc. 2.
| Bid that welcome|
Which comes to punish us, and we punish it
Seeming to bear it lightly.
Antony and Cleopatra. Act IV. Sc. 14. L. 136.
|I hold your dainties cheap, sir, and your welcome dear.|
Comedy of Errors. Act III. Sc. 1. L. 21.
|A table full of welcome makes scarce one dainty dish.|
Comedy of Errors. Act III. Sc. 1. L. 23.
| Small cheer and great welcome makes a merry feast.|
Comedy of Errors. Act III. Sc. 1. L. 26.
|Sir, you are very welcome to our house:|
It must appear in other ways than words,
Therefore I scant this breathing courtesy.
Merchant of Venice. Act V. Sc. 1. L. 139.
| Trust me, sweet,|
Out of this silence yet I pickd a welcome.
Midsummer Nights Dream. Act V. Sc. 1. L. 99.
| Welcome ever smiles,|
And farewell goes out sighing.
Troilus and Cressida. Act III. Sc. 3. L. 168.
|His worth is warrant for his welcome.|
Two Gentlemen of Verona. Act II. Sc. 4. L. 102.
| I reckon this always, that a man is never undone till he be hanged, nor never welcome to a place till some certain shot be paid and the hostess say Welcome!|
Two Gentlemen of Verona. Act II. Sc. 5. L. 3.