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The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.
William Arthur Ward
A father is a man who expects his son to be as good a man as he meant to be.
Frank A. Clark
Companies and their brands need to reach out and speak directly to consumers, to honor their values, and to form meaningful relationships with them. They must become architects of community, consistently demonstrating the values that their customer community expects in exchange for their loyalty and purchases.
For, he that expects nothing shall not be disappointed, but he that expects much - if he lives and uses that in hand day by day - shall be full to running over.
What the public expects and what is healthy for an individual are two very different things.
Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody expects of you. Never excuse yourself.
Henry Ward Beecher
I was from a small town, and nobody really expects you to leave, especially before you graduate. That doesn't happen.
God expects but one thing of you, and that is that you should come out of yourself in so far as you are a created being made and let God be God in you.
True stability results when presumed order and presumed disorder are balanced. A truly stable system expects the unexpected, is prepared to be disrupted, waits to be transformed.
Bureaucracy gives birth to itself and then expects maternity benefits.
If the brain expects that a treatment will work, it sends healing chemicals into the bloodstream, which facilitates that. And the opposite is equally true and equally powerful: When the brain expects that a therapy will not work, it doesn't. It's called the 'nocebo' effect.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
Blessed is the man who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed was the ninth beatitude.
Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.
The mystery of the Christian life is that Christ expects us to flee sin and the devil, but does not expect us to rid ourselves of either on this side of glory. Repentance is a way of life, and so is the pursuit of godliness. I wish every Christian could be reminded of these two things.
I do chores around the house, but I don't get an allowance for them. I wash the dishes and sweep the floor... I'm sweeping the floor quite a lot, and my mum always expects me to get a broom and swagger it across the floor all the time.
I wonder anybody does anything at Oxford but dream and remember, the place is so beautiful. One almost expects the people to sing instead of speaking. It is all like an opera.
William Butler Yeats
The traveler was active; he went strenuously in search of people, of adventure, of experience. The tourist is passive; he expects interesting things to happen to him. He goes 'sight-seeing.'
Daniel J. Boorstin
I love bringing roses to a woman when she least expects it.
England expects that every man will do his duty.
I refuse to act the way someone expects me to.
Nobody expects a footballer to have any kind of an IQ, which is a bit of an unfair stereotype.
Whenever you hear a man speak of his love for his country, it is a sign that he expects to be paid for it.
H. L. Mencken
There is always a type of man who says he loves his fellow men, and expects to make a living at it.
E. W. Howe
Anyone who thinks that the vice-president can take a position independent of the president of his administration simply has no knowledge of politics or government. You are his choice in a political marriage, and he expects your absolute loyalty.
Hubert H. Humphrey
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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