Expectation Quotes and Sayings
No expectations, no disappointments.
When you stop expecting people to be perfect, you can like them for who they are.
- Donald Miller
If you expect nothing, you can never be disappointed.
- Tonya Hurley
Expectations may sometimes lead you to disappointments, but the anger of getting disappointment may sometimes lead you to what you expected.
A big desire is not enough to meet the expectations of lost dreams.
- Dejan Stojanovic
Don’t blame people for disappointing you, blame yourself for expecting too much from them.
Expectations were like fine pottery. The harder you held them, the more likely they were to crack.
- Brandon Sanderson
Things we lose have a way of coming back to us in the end, if not always in the way we expect.
- J.K. Rowling
The quality of our expectations determines the quality of our action.
- A. Godin
I find my life is a lot easier the lower I keep my expectations.
- Bill Watterson
My expectations are sky low, because I’m standing on a mountaintop.
- Jarod Kint
You can’t expect everyone to have the same dedication as you.
- Jeff Kinney
Unhappiness lies in that gap between our talents and our expectations.
- Sebastian Horsley
A wonderful gift may not be wrapped as you expect.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie
Less expectation, less hurt.
Expect everything so that nothing comes unexpected.
- Norton Juster
It’s no use going the extra mile if people don’t expect it. You will never get extra credit for it. Just invest it on something else.
- Sartika Kurniali
No expectations mean there is no risk of disappointment.
- Jude Morgan
Peace begins When expectation ends.
- Sri Chinmoy
There were two ways to be happy: improve your reality, or lower your expectations.
- Jodi Picoult
He was swimming in a sea of other people’s expectations. Men had drowned in seas like that.
- Robert Jordan
If you’re going to say what you want to say, you’re going to hear what you don’t want to hear.
- Roberto Bolaño
I suffer because my interactions with others do not meet the expectations I did not know I had.
- Jim McDonald
Expectations should not always be taken as reality; because you never know when you will be disappointed.
- Samuel P. Huntington
Expectations Don’t magically Change Reality… Expectations Do Something Even More Powerful They Change The Way you Deal With Reality !!
Anyone who loves in the expectation of being loved in return is wasting their time.
- Paulo Coelho
That was the thing about the world: it wasn’t that things were harder than you thought they were going to be, it was that they were hard in ways that you didn’t expect.
- Lev Grossman
Many things have been written and will be written for dream. Dreams are nothing but our unclear expectations.
- Santosh Kalwar
I’d rather be pleasantly surprised than fatally disappointed.
- Julia Glass
Expectations are dangerous when they are both too high and unformed.
- Lionel Shriver
You get what you expect and you deserve what you tolerate.
- Mark Graban
I can’t imagine going on when there are no more expectations.
- Dame Edith Evans
I am not in this world to live up to your expectations, and you are not in this world to live up to mine.
All unhappiness is due to wrong expectations. (Buddhist)