Expectation Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
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
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
Expectations are dangerous when they are both too high and unformed.
- Lionel Shriver
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)
If you can’t change your fate, change your expectations from fate.
Maybe my expectations for honesty are too high.
- Kelley Armstrong
What makes earth feel like hell is our expectation that it should feel like heaven.
- Chuck Palahniuk
High achievement always takes place in the framework of high expectation.
- Charles F. Kettering
An attitude of positive expectation is the mark of the superior personality.
- Brian Tracy
Imagination is your expectation.
Cut your expectations short lest you wallow in disappointments. But take time to differentiate b/w dreams n expectations or drown in sorrowful displeasure.