Invitation Quotes

Am reserving two tickets for you for my premiere. Come and bring a friend – if you have one. (Telegram inviting Winston Churchill to opening night of Pygmalion. Churchill wired back, “Impossible to be present for the first performance. Will attend the second – if there is one.”)

You are invited to the festival of this world and your life is blessed.

When christian ministers stand up in their pulpits and say “Let us pray,” if they would sometimes vary the invitation and say: Let us laugh, they would do their congregations more good.

I must decline your invitation owing to a subsequent engagement.

Hear no evil, speak no evil – and you’ll never be invited to a party.

I don’t have to attend every argument I’m invited to.

If you call one wolf, you invite the pack.

One should go invited to a friend in good fortune, and uninvited in misfortune.

The table was a large one, but the three were all crowded together at one corner of it. “No room! No room!” they cried out when they saw Alice coming. “There’s plenty of room!” said Alice indignantly, and she sat down in a large arm-chair at one end of the table. “Have some wine,” the […]

Each of us visits this Earth involuntarily, and without an invitation. For me, it is enough to wonder at the secrets.