To expect defeat is nine-tenths of defeat itself.
To wish was to hope, and to hope was to expect
Life is an experiment in which you may fail or succeed. Explore more, expect least.
The pretty ones are usually unhappy. They expect everyone to be enamored of their beauty. How can a person be content when their happiness lies in someone else's hands, ready to be crushed at any moment? Ordinary-looking people are far superior, because they are forced to actually work hard to achieve their goals, instead of expecting people to fall all over themselves to help them.
Look,” he said, “the point is there’s no way to be a hundred percent sure about anyone or anything. So you’re left with a choice. Either hope for the best, or just expect the worst.” If you expect the worst, you’re never disappointed,” I pointed out. Yeah, but who lives like that?
I'm beginning to think that to hope isn't the same as to expect something. To hope is to believe that life is an acceptable chaos.
My principle of success is SSET. That is, S - Select, S - See, E - Expect, T - Take. Select what you want in your mind. See what you want in your mind. Expect to get anything you want in your mind, as much as you'd like to get something you purchased online. Take it because it's for you.
As cruel as life might be at times, if you throw in the towel, which is what everyone will expect, then nothing good will happen and your life will fall apart. Be better than that!
If you mess with Magee, expect to get burned.
I would never abdicate, nor would I expect any other governor to abdicate, the responsibility to protect the people of my state.
The more I expect, the more unhappy I am going to be. The more I accept, the more serene I am.
What we're dealing with is institutional, and unless systems are put into place that will ensure accountability, we can expect racially biased police practices to continue.
To think straight, it is advisable to expect all qualities and attributes, adjectives, and so on to refer to at least two sets of interactions in time.
Most good programmers do programming not because they expect to get paid or get adulation by the public, but because it is fun to program.
Few enterprises of great labor or hazard would be undertaken if we had not the power of magnifying the advantages we expect from them.
Airline pilots are men to be admired and respected. Men to be trusted. Men of means. And you don't expect an airline pilot to be a local resident. Or a check swindler.
The meaning of this observation is unclear, but it raises the unfortunate possibility of ambiguous triplets; that is, triplets which may code more than one amino acid. However one would certainly expect such triplets to be in a minority.
I didn't expect people would embrace 'Ang Probinsyano' the way they did during its first year.
It is not because angels are holier than men or devils that makes them angels, but because they do not expect holiness from one another, but from God only.
While we ourselves are the living graves of murdered animals, how can we expect any ideal living conditions on this earth?