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The quality of our expectations determines the quality of our actions.
Andre Godin Category: Expectation
Except for their genitals I don't know what immutable differences exist between men and women. Perhaps there are some other unchangeable differences; probably there are a number of irrelevant differences. But it is clear that until social expectations for men and women are equal until we provide equal respect for both sexes answers to this question will simply reflect our prejudices.
Naomi Weisstein Category: Expectation
How do I know what I think until I see what I say?
Edward Morgan E. M. Forster Category: Expectation
To the last moment of his breath On hope the wretch relies; And even the pang preceding death Bids expectation rise.
Oliver Goldsmith Category: Expectation
We are never prepared for what we expect.
James Albert Michener Category: Expectation
A master can tell you what he expects of you. A teacher though awakens your own expectations.
Patricia Neal Category: Expectation
PROSPECT n. An outlook usually forbidding. An expectation usually forbidden.
Ambrose Gwinett Bierce Category: Expectation
Too often our minds are locked on one track. We are looking for redso we overlook blue. Many Nobel Prizes have been washed down the drain because someone did not expect the unexpected.
John D. Turner Category: Expectation
T is expectation makes a blessing dear; Heaven were not heaven if we knew what it were.
Sir John Suckling Category: Expectation
You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.
Michael Jordan Category: Expectation
A pint cant hold a quart if it holds a pint it is doing all that can be expected of it.
Margaret Deland Category: Expectation
I know that I am intelligent because I know that I know nothing.
Socrates Category: Expectation
Set your expectations high; find men and women whose integrity and values you respect; get their agreement on a course of action; and give them your ultimate trust.
John Akers Category: Expectation
Seldom does an individual exceed his own expectations.
Unknown Category: Expectation
There is no medicine like hope no incentive so great and no tonic so powerful as expectation of something tomorrow.
Orison Swett Marden Category: Expectation
The search for static security - in the law and elsewhere - is misguided. The fact is security can only be achieved through constant change adapting old ideas that have outlived their usefulness to current facts.
William O. Douglas Category: Expectation
I am not in this world to live up to other peoples expectations nor do I feel that the world must live up to mine.
Fritz Perls Category: Expectation