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I know we can't always know what medical surprises may happen during childbirth. But my hope is to go fully natural - no epidural, no interventions. Wish me luck.
A lot of my work is a matter of reacting to surprises in life.
There's a moment in every book when the book turns and it surprises me.
A drama critic is a person who surprises the playwright by informing him what he meant.
I like surprises.
I go to the movies a lot, and I regret when I see some actor that I used to like, to find them offering no more surprises.
The most important American addition to the World Experience was the simple surprising fact of America. We have helped prepare mankind for all its later surprises.
Daniel J. Boorstin
One of the characteristics of the dream is that nothing surprises us in it. With no regret, we agree to live in it with strangers, completely cut off from our habits and friends.
Sometimes it is better to begin the journey, to get under way, then it is to sit back and wait until such time that you're convinced that all conditions are perfect and that there'll be no surprises along the route.
Comedy is surprises, so if you're intending to make somebody laugh and they don't laugh, that's funny.
Nothing, for the most part, surprises me anymore.
I certainly agree that putting everything into little genres is counterproductive. You're not going to get too many surprises if you only focus on the stuff that fits inside the box that you know.
Probably the biggest thing that surprises people is that I am obsessed with hockey. I grew up in the Boston area so I am obsessed with hockey since I was a little kid.
Once a month, try something you don't think you'd be good at. You can find such happy surprises.
My love can't be purchased... Best gifts have been well-thought-out surprises.
I'm going to keep thinking about topping myself every time. I can say very confidently that Alice In Chains have done that on every record. It surprises me. I don't go in there expecting that, but I do go in there hoping for it.
The one thing I don't consume during 'Today' - which surprises many people - is coffee. I find that a lot of water helps wake me up, without the buzz. I love coffee, but usually reserve a double espresso as an afternoon pick-me-up before settling in to do the weekend 'Nightly News.'
Life is full of challenges and surprises.
Passion surprises. One doesn't search it. It can happen to you tomorrow.
The idea behind a dish - the delight and the surprise - makes a difference. Great literature surprises and delights, and provokes us. It isn't just 'Here's the facts - boy meets girl, boy loses girl, boy gets girl.' It's how you tell it.
I know that there are some people who don't like me, and that kind of surprises me more than the people who love me.
From Jefferson to Jackson to Lincoln to FDR to Reagan, every great president inspires enormous affection and enormous hostility. We'll all be much saner, I think, if we remember that history is full of surprises and things that seemed absolutely certain one day are often unimaginable the next.
Who knows? Maybe years from now I'll be on a ranch in Colorado with 10 kids. The whole point of life is to experience a little bit of everything, and I think it's better when there are a few surprises thrown in.
It's most presumptuous to believe we already know all the answers and will never get any more big surprises.
It surprises me how much children like me, you know? If they look at me as an example, I have a big responsibility.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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