Quotes by surprise

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  • Adolf Hitler
    Adolf Hitler
    German politician and Nazi party leader 1889-1945
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    Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
  • Salman Rushdie
    Salman Rushdie
    Engels writer 1948-
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    The liveliness of literature lies in its exceptionality, in being the individual, idiosyncratic vision of one human being, in which, to our delight and great surprise, we may find our own vision reflected.
  • Francis Bacon
    Francis Bacon
    English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
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    A sudden bold and unexpected question doth many times surprise a man and lay him open.
  • Alan Thicke
    Alan Thicke
    Canadian actor and songwriter 1947-2016
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    About 100 things that your kid will do that will surprise you and break your heart and it will be a combination of fact based therapy, medically advised kinds of passages accompanied by celebrity anecdotes and just some funny stuff to lighten the load.
  • Karl Kraus
    Karl Kraus
    Austrian writer and journalist 1874-1936
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    Adults who still derive childlike pleasure from hanging gifts of a ready-made education on the Christmas tree of a child waiting outside the door to life do not realize how unreceptive they are making the children to everything that constitutes the true surprise of life.
  • Beeban Kidron
    Beeban Kidron
    British filmmaker 1961-
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    At 99 and after a long stay in a nursing home, the death of legendary photographer Eve Arnold was hardly a surprise - though she may have been just a little annoyed to quit a few months short of 100.
  • Bill Bruford
    Bill Bruford
    English drummer, composer and producer 1949-
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    Close to the Edge, Red, One of a kind, Discipline, Earthworks, The Sound of Surprise, all seem to me to be albums that captured the essence of the intention.
  • Bryan Callen
    Bryan Callen
    American stand-up comedian, actor, writer 1967-
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    Comedy is surprise. Comedy is not something that you can, necessarily, do twice.
  • Jean de la Fontaine
    Jean de la Fontaine
    French writer 1621-1695
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    Death never takes the wise man by surprise, he is always ready to go.
  • George S. Patton
    George S. Patton
    American Army General during World War II 1885-1945
    George S. Patton
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    Don't tell people how to do things, tell them what to do and let them surprise you with their results.
  • Billy Zane
    Billy Zane
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    Every day is a surprise. There are confirmations of an interconnectivity and synchronicity which inspire, titillate and confirm the inherent comedy of the universe.
  • Alice Walker
    Alice Walker
    American Author, Critic 1944-
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    Expect nothing, live frugally on surprise.
  • Alice Walker
    Alice Walker
    American Author, Critic 1944-
    Alice Walker
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    Expect nothing. Live frugally on surprise.
  • Bo Burnham
    Bo Burnham
    American comedian, musician, actor and poet 1990-
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    For me, if you distill comedy down, it is surprise and the unexpected. That has to be it on its most base level, in any form.
  • Kofi Annan
    Kofi Annan
    Ghanaian diplomat 1938-
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    Have confidence in the young people, give them a chance, and they will surprise you.
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