Guest

Guest may refer to:

  • A person who is given hospitality
  • "The Guest", a short story by Albert Camus
  • The Guest (album), a 2002 album by Phantom Planet
  • USS Guest (DD-472), a U.S. Navy Fletcher-class destroyer 1942–1946
  • Guest (surname), people with the surname Guest
  • Guest appearance (guest actor, guest star, etc.)
  • Guest Operating System (an operating system such as Linux Enterprise or Windows Server installed on a virtual machine)

Famous quotes containing the word guest:

    When mother’s relatives visited,
    delicacies were cooked.
    When father’s guest arrrived,
    mother swelled and had a fit.
    Punjabi proverb, trans. by Gurinder Singh Mann.

    Two separate, distinct personalities, not separate at all, but inextricably bound, soul and body and mind, to each other, how did we get so far apart so fast?
    —Judith Guest (b. 1936)

    But must I confess how I liked him,
    How glad I was he had come like a guest in quiet, to drink at my
    water-trough
    And depart peaceful, pacified, and thankless,
    Into the burning bowels of this earth?
    —D.H. (David Herbert)