Expecting Quotes

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Jennifer Brown
“Sometimes even stuff you expect to happen can still hurt”
Jennifer Brown, Hate List

“Excellence is the Result of Caring more than others think is Wise, Risking more than others think is Safe, Dreaming more than others think is Practical, and Expecting more than others think is Possible.”
Ronnie Oldham

Erik Pevernagie
“Some may remain imprisoned in a gridlock of lies or keep on blurring the lines between facts and fables, expecting us to buy the debilitating and fake narrative of their life, until they eventually end up on the chopping block of the inexorable truth. Be that as it may, one can “fool people some of the time, but not all of the time”. (“Bribe payers' index »)”
Erik Pevernagie

Donna Lynn Hope
“Shoo. Away with you. It's my fault for expecting the extraordinary from the ordinary.”
Donna Lynn Hope

Robin Hobb
“King Shrewd is expecting me, rather he isn't expecting me, and that is precisely why I must go to him now.”
Robin Hobb, Royal Assassin

Michael Bassey Johnson
“Don't anticipate for a promise, let it be an unexpected favour, this will increase your power of independence.”
Michael Bassey Johnson

Ljupka Cvetanova
“My expectations for the future? A beautiful past.”
Ljupka Cvetanova, The New Land

Amit Kalantri
“People crave for more respect than love, because they expect love only from few people but they want respect from everyone.”
Amit Kalantri

Debasish Mridha
“Act to create beauty without expecting results.”
Debasish Mridha

Topsy Gift
“You become a true philanthropist only when you empty yourself to be a blessing to others without expecting anything in return”
Topsy Gift


Hushed and sacred silence
fills the dawning sky
I ponder in this moment
of our journey which is nigh...”

Donald L. Hicks
“If you give, expecting something in return, it's not really giving at all.
If you love, expecting something in return, it's not really loving at all.”
Donald L. Hicks, Look into the stillness

“Forgive your past because it the vehicle through your process and from this point forward your life is made of 100% future; Caterpillars always look up despite having no wings... and butterflies don't waste time crying over the legs they lost or dwelling on on the ground.”
Johnnie Dent Jr.

“There are two ways to avoid getting disappointed.
Expect everything - or expect nothing.”
Hasse Jerner

“Don't expect anything from anyone in your life ! If you will get something then except as a surprise gift.”
Pranab Jyoti Borah

“Expect everything to happen for your benefit yet do not insist on how it must be experienced. Allow yourselves to be surprised. Remember that what you expect with your physical mind is the least you can be offered by your all-knowing-Self.”
Raphael Zernoff

“Don't expect everyone to admire
this world is made up of hate and fire.”

أنيس منصور
“الذي نتوقعه لا يجئ والذي يجئ لا نتوقعه”
أنيس منصور, قالوا

Kayla Krantz
“It seems ironic, expecting the unexpected, like she had fabricated pieces of her story to make it more interesting. Considering my boredom with the current version, I can't imagine the first draft.”
Kayla Krantz, The Council

“Instead of expecting someone from somewhere to spearhead or bring about a change that we desire, it is much more practical to begin to something personally.”
Sunday Adelaja

Steven Magee
“I think irradiating pilots with WiFi radio frequency (RF) radiation is really going to hit about five years from now as 'Delayed Radiation Complications' show up. I am expecting to see increased airplane accidents & crashes for various reasons starting in 2020 onward.”
Steven Magee, Health Forensics

“God is expecting us to stand in the gap between the dying earth and the heavens, for the will of God to be done on earth like it is in heaven”
Sunday Adelaja

Christina Engela
“Well… er -”
“Expecting a rescue is beyond hope under the circumstances!” Sam Barthoff, Mayor of Atro City, interrupted grimly, throwing up his hands in hopelessness. “Hopeless!”
Christina Engela, High Steaks

“Things could always be, but some things will never have been.”
Dominic Riccitello

Awdhesh Singh
“Instead of expecting an ideal world, we must learn to live in the real world. Instead of making our life miserable for the sake of others, we must learn to make our own lives joyful. We can give only what we have. If we are unhappy, we can’t make others happy. When we have no love in our heart, we can’t love anyone. You can’t gift wealth to anyone unless you earn it yourself.”
Awdhesh Singh, 31 Ways to Happiness

Awdhesh Singh
“Nature ensures joy and pain to everyone. When you are only expecting joy in your life, you can’t handle pain and any painful episode will seem to be even more painful to you. However, when you are mentally prepared for pain, it can’t make you suffer easily. If most people suffer, it is because they are always expecting pleasure and happiness in their life. Hence, when suffering knocks at their door, they are unprepared for it and suffer immense pain.”
Awdhesh Singh, 31 Ways to Happiness

Ehsan Sehgal
“Expecting on others is such a sword that only targets your life, not others.”
Ehsan Sehgal

Michael Bassey Johnson
“In the dictionary of those who do not expect anything, there is no expression like ‘shattered expectations.”
Michael Bassey Johnson, Before You Doubt Yourself: Pep Talks and other Crucial Discussions