Quotes by expectation
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Diana Spencer Princess of Wales
British princess 1961-1997
Carry out a random act of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you.
French Writer 1651-1715
All earthly delights are sweeter in expectation than in enjoyment; but all spiritual pleasures more in fruition than in expectation.
American writer 1902-1983
Disappointment is a sort of bankruptcy - the bankruptcy of a soul that expends too much in hope and expectation.
American politician and lobbyist 1961-
Do I have a reasonable expectation of privacy in any information that I share with a company? My Google searches? The emails I send? Do I have a reasonable expectation of privacy in anything but maybe a letter I hand deliver to my wife?
Future orientation is combined with a notion and expectation of progress, and nothing is impossible.
High achievement always takes place in the framework of high expectation.
Dr. Robert Anthony
Hope is the expectation that something outside of ourselves, something or someone external, is going to come to our rescue and we will live happily ever after.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
American statesman 1882-1945
I have no expectation of making a hit every time I come to bat.
American director, producer and writer 1965-
I know it's hard to blame the time, but there's a bit of an expectation for a summer movie. I think that 'Superman Returns' was a bit nostalgic and romantic, and I don't think that was what people were expecting, especially in the summer.
English writer 1709-1784
I know not anything more pleasant, or more instructive, than to compare experience with expectation, or to register from time to time the difference between idea and reality. It is by this kind of observation that we grow daily less liable to be disappointed.
Armenian-Canadian stage and film director and writer 1960-
I think ultimately if you have a very high expectation of your audience and you know exactly what it is you're trying to express through the medium of film, there will always be an audience for you.
John Kenneth Galbraith
American economist 1908-2006
In the United States, though power corrupts, the expectation of power paralyzes.
Roman poet 65-8 BC
Life is largely a matter of expectation.
American author and journalist
Since 1890, the Tour d'Argent's basic recipe hasn't changed. If you find yourself at the restaurant tomorrow, you will eat duck in the confidence that it was what someone ate a hundred years ago. You will eat it in the expectation that someone else will be served it a hundred years from now.
Amos Bronson Alcott
American educator and social reformer 1799-1888
That is a good book which is opened with expectation, and closed with delight and profit.
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