When You Least Expected Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 66 When You Least Expected Quotes

#1. We expected that people were just waiting for the collapse of the Soviet Union, or at least for its retreat, and they were going to be full of initiative in all areas of life - in culture, in economy and in politics. - Author: Andrzej Wajda
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#2. Perfection was no protection. Disaster had a way of dropping by just when you least expected it. - Author: Janet Fitch
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#3. I was the kid who always hung back and then dropped the jokes when you least expected it. Timing was everything. My mouth sort of developed over time. - Author: Jeff Ross
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#4. Life was fragile and love was, too. At any moment, even our happiest ones, our world could shatter and we wouldn't see it coming. There was only more loss ahead, showing its ugly face when we least expected it. - Author: Donna Freitas
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#5. He had forgotten that grief does not decline in a straight line or along a slow curve...almost as if his body contained a big pile of garden rubbish full of both heavy lumps of dirt and of sharp thorny brush that would stab him when he least expected it.
p 35 - Author: Helen Simonson
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#6. Happiness often comes when least expected. - Author: Francois Lelord
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#7. Sometimes life was hard, she thought, walking across the grass to be with her friends. Just when you least expected it, you had to start over. There was pain in that, but also satisfaction. With or without her wanting it to, life moved on. And she would, too. - Author: Susan Mallery
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#8. The history of science teaches only too plainly the lesson that no single method is absolutely to be relied upon, that sources of error lurk where they are least expected, and that they may escape the notice of the most experienced and conscientious worker. - Author: John William Strutt
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#9. While we are examining into everything we sometimes find truth where we least expected it. - Author: Quintilian
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#10. Few people would doubt that Mark Zuckerberg would build a great product. But I, at least, would never have expected him to become so great at hiring, motivating, managing, and ultimately getting whatever it is his company needs from people. - Author: Sarah Lacy
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#11. Loyalty was a funny thing. So was love. They both bit you when you least expected it. - Author: Jodi Lynn Anderson
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#12. When a daughter loses a mother, the intervals between grief responses lengthen over time, but her longing never disappears. It always hovers at the edge of her awareness, prepared to surface at any time, in any place, in the least expected ways. - Author: Hope Edelman
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#13. I'd seen enough grief as a priest to know that people never really moved on, at least not in the linear, segmented way our culture expected people to. - Author: Sierra Simone
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#14. In the 1950s at least less was expected of women. Now we're supposed to build a career, build a home, be the supermum that every child deserves, the perfect wife, meet the demands of elderly parents, and still stay sane. - Author: Sara Sheridan
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#15. He drowned his sorrows, though like other drowned things they had a habit of floating to the surface when least expected. - Author: Margaret Atwood
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#16. I was planning, I told everybody, to take him on the road with me. At the very least I fully expected to keep up my hectic pace, and my passion as a war correspondent. - Author: Christiane Amanpour
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#17. It didn't matter whether he was nearby or far away. His image would drift up into your mind just when you least expected it, shocking you, making your chest pound. Making your heart ache. - Author: Banana Yoshimoto
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#18. If we were in a film, the villain would turn out to be the least-expected person. But as we aren't in a film, I'd go for the character who tried to strangle you. - Author: Kerstin Gier
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#19. We have a very busy schedule of cryptic proclamations and appearing where we're least expected to get back to. - Author: Rachel Aaron
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#20. Some of the greatest insights we have ever experienced were those we least expected. - Author: Michael Hyatt
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#21. YOU, Harley Ann, are my beast.
My perfect wave, my high, my one, true love.

Mason ~ When It's Least Expected - Author: Heather Van Fleet
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#22. It's a chief principle in military affairs to go where ye are least expected. - Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
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#23. She saw him after seventh hour in a place she'd never seen him before, carrying a microscope down the hall on the third floor. It was at least twice as nice as seeing him somewhere she expected him to be. - Author: Rainbow Rowell
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#24. Eloquence may be found in conversations and in all kinds of writings; it is rarely found when looked for, and sometimes discovered where it is least expected. - Author: Jean De La Bruyere
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#25. Many possessions, if they do not make a man better, are at least expected to make his children happier; and this pathetic hope is behind many exertions. - Author: George Santayana
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#26. The NBA has more than 435 players and there are at least 100-some players doing more than expected. Shaq is doing a lot. Dwight Howard, [Manu] Ginobli. Dirk [Nowitzki] is doing a lot, and not just in Europe; he's reaching out to Africa and all other places. - Author: Dikembe Mutombo
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#27. Do not run away; let go. Do not seek; for it will come when least expected. - Author: Bruce Lee
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#28. To embrace the message of Christmas is to throw off my hedonistic rebellion and bow before the chafing reality that I can't save myself, and in that very act to be suddenly taken aback in that I've stumbled upon the very freedom I've longed for in the very place I'd least expected it. - Author: Craig D. Lounsbrough
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#29. To be the cynosure of all eyes, do the extraordinary when you are least expected. - Author: Ogwo David Emenike
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#30. When you find that special someone, you don't let go. You jump in. You fight for him. Love doesn'thappen when you want it to happen. It happens when it was meant to be. Your paths crossed when you least expected it, That's the beauty of love. - Author: M. Clarke
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#31. I guess that was what happened when you suppressed your heart for a little too long. It got you back when you least expected it. It was a vindictive little bastard like that. - Author: Laura Thalassa
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#32. There are two things that prevent us from achieving our dreams: believing them to be impossible or seeing those dreams made possible by some sudden turn of wheel fortune, when you least expected it. - Author: Paulo Coelho
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#33. every man's admirable qualities (kindness, charm, intelligence, cute butt--you name it) had an evil twin waiting in the shadows to bite her in the ass when she'd least expected it. It hadn't taken a Ph.D. in philosophy to teach Jessica James that virtue was just the flip side of vice. A - Author: Kelly Oliver
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#34. I met Hamlet at a number 48B bus stop," said Mr. Gedeon. "He'd been there for some time, poor chap. At least eight buses had passed him by, and he hadn't taken any of them. It's to be expected, I suppose. It's in his nature. - Author: John Connolly
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#35. She knew she'd wounded him when he'd least expected it, and her satisfaction lasted until the door had closed behind him. Once he was gone, it ebbed away along with her anger, leaving her with naught but the ashes and embers of a dying hearth fire. - Author: Sharon Kay Penman
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#36. 'Back In The Saddle' - I never realised what a good riff that was, or at least how much it satisfied me. And when we play it live, it comes across much better than I ever expected it to. - Author: Joe Perry
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#37. he almost never spoke about himself, in my hearing at least: though once, shortly after his marriage, when he brought his wife to lunch with me, he said...looking at her across the grassy quadrangle, 'I never expected to have, in my sixties, the happiness that passed me by in my twenties. - Author: Jocelyn Gibb
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#38. Whether or not what you do has the effect you want, it will have three at least you never expected, and one of those usually unpleasant. - Author: Robert Jordan
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#39. As to great and commanding talents, they are the gift of Providence in some way unknown to us, they rise where they are least expected; they fail when everything seems disposed to produce them, or at least to call them forth. - Author: Edmund Burke
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#40. Dying was a part of living. You had to keep tuning in to that if you expected to be a whole person. And if the fact of your own death was hard to understand, at least it wasn't impossible to accept. - Author: Stephen King
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#41. It had not been a very cheerful journey, not the least for the western excursion into Outlander territory, where a stubborn and pompous old man had refused to listen to the truth; but Corlath had expected what he found and-she thought-saw no use in being discouraged. - Author: Robin McKinley
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#42. Like an unfinished symphony, her story played on my mind for most of my life. It would rock to the tune of the passage of time, an adagio of high notes, low notes an illusive movements. Then when I least expected it, I happened upon the missing notes in the life of Charlotte Howe Taylor. - Author: Sally Armstrong
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#43. I think that everyone should have at least a part of them that's self-invented; in fact, the world would be much more interesting if we all created our own identities afresh whenever we felt like it. Otherwise you're just walking around regurgitating what's expected, which is like, why bother? - Author: Jody Gehrman
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#44. This man was truly like a scorpion, a poisonous sting when one least expected it. - Author: Anne Stuart
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#45. We always assumed the aliens would have to at least be alive to invade. Not even H.G. Wells expected an invasion of ghosts. - Author: Stephen King
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#46. But her role had changed; she was now available for marriage and her primary task was to find a mate. As Florence and Hugh Bell's daughter, she was expected to make an excellent match. And if there wasn't one here, at least she would learn how to conduct herself for the chase. - Author: Janet Wallach
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#47. The most beautiful things in life happen, when they are least expected. - Author: Deepak Rana
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#48. some of the best ideas I've had in my life and in my work, they often occurred in the spaces "in between" my commitments. They materialized when I least expected, during a moment of downtime, and typically when I was doing something in no way related to the project. - Author: Todd Henry
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#49. Tom disturbed Josh, in more ways than one. He was always showing up where you least expected him, like a bogeyman in a horror movie. And Josh still couldn't shake that conversation in the Tower. - Author: Sam Sisavath
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#50. I found myself when I least expected you- at the same old rocking chair in the room with the same flavor of tea. The only difference was the tea had turned cold, just as life had. And I found myself with an option. I could abandon this tea anytime and make a fresh one. You see? - Author: Jasleen Kaur Gumber
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#51. Traveling is like gambling: it is always connected with winning and losing and generally where it is least expected we receive, more or less than what we hoped for. - Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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#52. Her life was a scattering of small moments, bits of meaningful conversations, and bright dashes of beauty where least expected. - Author: Robin Jones Gunn
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#53. For I know that many good things have happened to many, when least expected; and that many hopes have been disappointed. - Author: Plautus
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#54. That damn mara was an emotional ninja, sneaking up on your heart when you least expected it. - Author: Rachel Vincent
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#55. I think I'm very conscientious of how precious life is and how quickly life can be taken away from you, especially at times when it can be least expected. - Author: Jeff Garcia
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#56. THE BEST WAY TO FOOL SOMEONE, in Vin's estimation, was to give them what they wanted. Or, at the very least, what they expected. As long as they assumed that they were one step ahead, they wouldn't look back to see if there were any steps that they'd completely missed. - Author: Brandon Sanderson
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#57. But these people _announced_ their madness ... they flaunted their insanity, they weren't half mad and half not, curled around a door frame. They were properly mad in the Shakespearean sense, talking sense when you least expected it. - Author: Zadie Smith
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#58. I'm thinking that it might actually be possible for things to work out sometimes. Definitely not everything and maybe not the way you imagined. But sometimes, when you least expected it, life surprises you. - Author: Susane Colasanti
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#59. You can afford to be compassionate, lax, and courteous if, once in a while, when it is least expected of you, but completely justified, you sue someone, or savage an enemy, just to show that you can walk the walk. - Author: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
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#60. What we anticipate seldom occurs; what we least expected generally happens - Author: Benjamin Disraeli
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#61. Personalities change when you least expect them - Author: G.M.
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#62. Commerce however we may please ourselves with the contrary opinion, is one of the daughters of fortune, inconstant and deceitful as her mother. She chooses her residence where she is least expected, and shifts her abode when her continuance is, in appearance, most firmly settled. - Author: Samuel Johnson
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#63. Travel does this: it creates space that allows thoughts and memories to intrude and assert themselves with impunity. Smells and sights, the quality of light, the honk of a horn
can all act as touchstones when least expected. - Author: Andrew McCarthy
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#64. Do not always run away from the darkness! Remember the beautiful lakes which are hidden inside the dark caves! In the least expected places, there exist the most beautiful treasures! - Author: Mehmet Murat Ildan
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#65. Justice can sleep for years and awaken when it is least expected. A miracle is nothing more than dormant justice from another time arriving to compensate those it has cruelly abandoned. Whoever knows this is willing to suffer, for he knows that nothing is in vain. - Author: Mark Helprin
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#66. I used to enjoy using dots where they would be least expected, not at the end of a sentence but in the middle, creating the effect ... of a skipped beat. It seemed to me the mind reacted - first! ... in dots, dashes, and exclamation points, then rationalized, drew up a brief, with periods. - Author: Tom Wolfe
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