Expect Quotes

โ€œThe worst part of having a menta...

โ€œThe worst part of having a mental illness... is people expect you to behave as if you don't.โ€ -The Joker
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"Act with kindness...

"Act with kindness but do not expect gratitude." - Confucius
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The pessimist complains about the wind; ...

The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails. โ€”William Arthur Ward
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"To expect truth to come from thinking signifies that we mistake the ne...

"To expect truth to come from thinking signifies that we mistake the need to think with the urge to know." - Science and common sense; Kant's distinction between intellect and reason; truth and meaning. by Hannah Arendt.
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You are responsible for your own happ...

You are responsible for your own happiness. If you expect others to make you happy, you will always be disappointed. ๐Ÿค
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The way to happiness: Keep your heart free from hate, your mind from worry....

The way to happiness: Keep your heart free from hate, your mind from worry. Live simply, expect little, give much. Scatter sunshine, forget self, think of others. Try this for a week and you will be surprised. ...Norman Vincent Peale
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If you are absent during my st...

If you are absent during my struggle, Don't expect to be present during my success. - Will Smith
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"The worst part of having a men...

"The worst part of having a mental illness is people expect you to behave as if you don't. " โ€“ Joker
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"My philosophy is it's none of my business what people say of me and...

"My philosophy is it's none of my business what people say of me and think of me. I am what I am, and I do what I do. I expect nothing and accept everything. And it makes life so much easier." - Anthony Hopkins
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Hope for ...

Hope for the best, Expect the worst
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You were born to win, but to be a ...

You were born to win, but to be a winner, you must plan to win, prepare to win, and expect to win- Zig Ziglar
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You cannot say โ€œI was ra...

You cannot say โ€œI was rapedโ€ and expected all your problems to go away, Kelley.
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"Apologize for what you've done, but never apologize for who you are; and yeah some ...

"Apologize for what you've done, but never apologize for who you are; and yeah some folks may be disappointed, but that is on them not on you. Those are their expectations of you, not yours. The only story that matters is the one you wanna write" -Ash Beckham
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"You can't base your li...

"You can't base your life on other people's expectations." ( Stevie Wonder)
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Sometimes I think that it is enough to say that if we don't sit down and sh...

Sometimes I think that it is enough to say that if we don't sit down and shut up once in a while we'll lose our minds even earlier than we had expected. Noise is an imposition on sanity, and we live in very noisy times. ...Joan Baez
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"You say I have a gift bu...

"You say I have a gift but I bear a curse, I bear the curse of expectation." -M.F.
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โ€œYou were born to win, but to be a ...

โ€œYou were born to win, but to be a winner, you must plan to win, prepare to win, and expect to win.โ€ โ€” Zig Ziglar
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If you expect the world to be fair with you because you are a nice perso...

If you expect the world to be fair with you because you are a nice person, youโ€™re fooling yourself. Thatโ€™s like expecting the lion not to eat you because you didnโ€™t eat him โ€”- Paulo Coelho, โ€œThe Witch of Portobelloโ€ (2008)
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"Love is always bestowed as a giftโ€”freely, w...

"Love is always bestowed as a giftโ€”freely, willingly, and without expectation. We donโ€™t love to be loved, we love to love.โ€ --Leo Buscaglia
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โ€œSometimes In Life Someone Expects Uncondi...

โ€œSometimes In Life Someone Expects Unconditional Love From You & The Flip Side Is Their Love For You Is Conditionalโ€-Hassan Patel
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โ€œYou need to stop doing things for...

โ€œYou need to stop doing things for someone when you find out itโ€™s expected rather than appreciatedโ€ -Unknown
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Swift fly the years, and rise the e...

Swift fly the years, and rise the expected morn! O, spring to light, auspicious Babe, be born! ~ Alexander Pope
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Iโ€™ve always followed a lot of advice Iโ€™ve been given. Alw...

Iโ€™ve always followed a lot of advice Iโ€™ve been given. Always help someone without asking. Wear your heart on your sleeve. And expect nothing back because of your generosity. -Me
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"You may be in charge of one place, but life has this way of getting you when yo...

"You may be in charge of one place, but life has this way of getting you when you least expect it. So be aware of your behaviour while you are teasing the new one so you won't get shocked later." - me speaking to a poor excuse of a human earlier.
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"Start with being happy with yourself, as that is where unha...

"Start with being happy with yourself, as that is where unhappiness usually stems from. It is unfair to expect other people to make you happy" - Some random guy trying to be philosophical
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โ€œHow can a woman be expected to be happy wit...

โ€œHow can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on treating her as if she were a perfectly normal human being?โ€ โ€”Oscar Wilde
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"Honesty is a very expensiv...

"Honesty is a very expensive gift, do not expect it from cheap people." - Warren Buffett
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"Blessed is he who expects ...

"Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed." โ€” Alexander Pope
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"I was better after I had cried, than before ...

"I was better after I had cried, than before -more sorry, more aware of my own ingratitude, more gentle." -Charles Dickens, Great Expectations.
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Come on, Forney. Novalee, it's a parasite. But it's a tradition. It...

Come on, Forney. Novalee, it's a parasite. But it's a tradition. It's a parasite! And you expect people to stand under it and kiss?' Yes! it's what people do with mistletoe. -Billie Letts, Where the Heart Is.
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"The pessimist complains about the wind;...

"The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails" - William Arthur Ward
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"Heaven knows we need never be ashamed of our tears, for they are rain upon the blinding ...

"Heaven knows we need never be ashamed of our tears, for they are rain upon the blinding dust of earth, overlying our hard hearts. I was better after I had cried, than before โ€” more sorry, more aware of my own ingratitude, more gentle." โ€” Charles Dickens, Great Expectations
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โ€œDo not expect anything f...

โ€œDo not expect anything from anyone and Do not rely on anyone for anythingโ€ - JWS
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"Every unrealistic expect...

"Every unrealistic expectation is a resentment waiting to happen." - Richard Rohr
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"Expect the best. Prepare...

"Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes." -- Zig Ziglar
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โ€œDo not run in bli...

โ€œDo not run in blind and not expect to hit an obstacle.โ€ - Me
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ATTRACT what you EXPECT, REFLEC...

ATTRACT what you EXPECT, REFLECT what you DESIRE, BECOME what you RESPECT, and MIRROR what you ADMIRE
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Please donโ€™t expect me to always be good and kin...

Please donโ€™t expect me to always be good and kind and loving. There are times when I will be cold and thoughtless and hard to understand. โ€” Sylvia Plath
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Expect nothing, appr...

Expect nothing, appreciate everything - A Random Youtube Commment.
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The problems in life come when we're s...

The problems in life come when we're sowing one thing and expecting to reap something entirely different. ~ Stephen Covey
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โ€œItโ€™s fine... I donโ€™t know what I was...

โ€œItโ€™s fine... I donโ€™t know what I was expecting. I just keep caring and you... just keep being you.โ€ ~ Decker, Lucifer
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โ€Some Planned Things That Happen In Your Life Sometimes Donโ€™t Live Up To The Same Expec...

โ€Some Planned Things That Happen In Your Life Sometimes Donโ€™t Live Up To The Same Expectations & Joy As You May Have Thought They Would Have,The Unusual Thing Is The Unplanned Things That You Thought Would Not Happen Surprisingly Give You The Most Joyโ€-Hassan Patel
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"Do everything with a good hea...

"Do everything with a good heart and expect nothing in return and you will never be disappointed."
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โ€œHating someone is like drink...

โ€œHating someone is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to dieโ€ - Greyโ€™s Anatomy
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"I can picture in my mind a world without war, a w...

"I can picture in my mind a world without war, a world without hate. And I can picture us attacking that world, because they'd never expect it." โ€” Jack Handey
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"The worst part about having a men...

"The worst part about having a mental illness is people expect you to behave as if you don't" - Arthur Fleck
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"You have no responsibility to live up to what other people think ...

"You have no responsibility to live up to what other people think you ought to accomplish. I have no responsibility to be like they expect me to be. It's their mistake, not my failing." - Richard P. Feynman
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โ€œWe all think we are going to be great and we feel a little robbed when they arenโ€™t ...

โ€œWe all think we are going to be great and we feel a little robbed when they arenโ€™t met.But sometimes our expectations sell u short, sometimes, the expected simply pales in comparison to the unexpected...the unexpected is what changes our livesโ€โ€”meredith grey
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And how could we endure to live and let time pass if we were always crying for one day o...

And how could we endure to live and let time pass if we were always crying for one day or one year to come back--if we did not know that every day in a life fills the whole life with expectation and memory and that these are that day? C.S. Lewis, Out of the Silent Planet
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Expectations are...

Expectations are the primary sources of the Unhappiness
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โ€œOne is never wounded by th...

โ€œOne is never wounded by the love one gives, only by the love one expects.โ€ Marty Rubin
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"Sometime, when you least expect it, youโ€™ll realize th...

"Sometime, when you least expect it, youโ€™ll realize that someone loved you. And that means that someone can love you again! And thatโ€™ll make you smile." --Homer Simpson
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[TEXT] Give the best of you everywhere you go. Give a smile, g...

[TEXT] Give the best of you everywhere you go. Give a smile, give thanks, give kindness, give love, and give without expectation of return. Create daily attitude of giving the best of yourself.
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"Freedom (n.): To ask not...

"Freedom (n.): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing." -Ayn Rand
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He who has no hope and who ...

He who has no hope and who expects not to achieve anything, will never do so. - C Butler
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"Holding onto anger is like ...

"Holding onto anger is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die" - Buddha
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"Listen, people, I donโ€™t know how you exp...

"Listen, people, I donโ€™t know how you expect to ever stop the war if you canโ€™t sing any better than that." ---Country Joe McDonald
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โ€œYou canโ€™t expect to hit the j...

โ€œYou canโ€™t expect to hit the jackpot if you donโ€™t put a few nickels in the machine.โ€ โ€” Flip Wilson
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"My philosophy is it's none of my business what people say of me and...

"My philosophy is it's none of my business what people say of me and think of me. I am what I am, and I do what I do. I expect nothing and accept everything. And it makes life so much easier." - Anthony Hopkins
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โ€œYou can not do the same...

โ€œYou can not do the same thing over and over again and expect things to changeโ€
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"Each one of us has to start out with developing his or her definition of success. And w...

"Each one of us has to start out with developing his or her definition of success. And when we have these specific expectations of ourselves we are more likely to live up to them. Ultimately, it's not what you get or even what you give. It's what you become." - Mary Gates
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"Always borrow money fro...

"Always borrow money from a pessimist, he won't expect it back." - Oscar Wilde
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"As I know more of mankind I expect less of the...

"As I know more of mankind I expect less of them, and am ready now to call a man a good man upon easier terms than I was formerly." โ€” Samuel Johnson
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โ€œIsnโ€™t it amazing? In the information socie...

โ€œIsnโ€™t it amazing? In the information society, nobody thinks. We expected to banish paper, but we actually banished thoughtโ€ -Ian Malcom
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โ€œNot forgiving someone is like ...

โ€œNot forgiving someone is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to dieโ€~ Nelson Mandela
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โ€œThe most amazing things that can happen...

โ€œThe most amazing things that can happen to a human being will happen to you if you just lower your expectations.โ€ โ€” Phil Dunphy
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"We will always tend...

"We will always tend to fulfill our own expectations of ourselves."
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"You can't expect eve...

"You can't expect everyone to be perfect." - My English Teacher, 2019
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โ€œJustice is an attribute of individual action. I can be just or unjust towards my fellow men....

โ€œJustice is an attribute of individual action. I can be just or unjust towards my fellow men. But the conception of a social justice; to expect from an impersonal process [...] to bring about a just result is not only a meaningless conception, itโ€™s completely impossible.โ€ โ€”F. A. Hayek
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โ€œAn attitude of positive...

โ€œAn attitude of positive expectation is the mark of the superior personality.โ€
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"Mental transformation takes time, but it becomes easier with familiarity. Donโ€™t entertain unr...

"Mental transformation takes time, but it becomes easier with familiarity. Donโ€™t entertain unrealistic expectations; it doesnโ€™t take place quickly. It requires patience and determination over months and years, but if you keep it up, at the end of your life youโ€™ll be content." - Dalai Lama
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โ€œExpectations have been raised and now, in the last quarter of the twentieth century with the...

โ€œExpectations have been raised and now, in the last quarter of the twentieth century with the manifest achievements of technology all around us, the naive belief that happiness can be part of the technological package is increasingly seen to be false.โฃโ€ - the late Prof. Desmond Laurence
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โ€œIf you are always expecting a billion dollars you will a...

โ€œIf you are always expecting a billion dollars you will always be disappointed with a million, but a million is no disappointment at all. Donโ€™t let your expectations blind you.โ€
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Expectation is the...

Expectation is the root of all heartache. William Shakespeare
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โ€œThe pessimist complains about the wind; ...

โ€œThe pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.โ€ - William Arthur Ward
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Disappointment is considered bad. A thoughtless prejudice. How, if not through disappointment, ...

Disappointment is considered bad. A thoughtless prejudice. How, if not through disappointment, should we discover what we have expected and hoped for? And where, if not in this discovery, should self-knowledge lie? So how could one gain clarity about oneself without disappointment? - Mercier
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Keep a light, h...

Keep a light, hopeful heart. But ยญexpect the worst.
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" We clutch that picture to our hearts because we expect each other to alway...

" We clutch that picture to our hearts because we expect each other to always be the people in that picture. But people change . People aren't pictures. And you can either take a new picture or throw the old one away. " -Iain S. Thomas
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