expecting in a quote

"I'm pleased to say my knee feels a lot better. It's still not back to normal, and I don't know if it ever will be, but I'm learning to deal with it instead of expecting it to be like it was before."

"Who would know but ten years ago that kids would be texting each other all the time, that that would be one of their main forms of communication. And so many times, these kids know more about the technology than their parents. And so many times, we're putting kids in very adult situations and expecting them to behave like they're 40 years old."

"If you go into a relationship expecting someone else to fill you up, you're doomed right off."

"A friend gave me a CD of the 'Pathetique' Symphony as a Christmas present. I went home, and I put on the CD expecting to listen to Tchaikovsky. But it started 'ta ta ta taaa.' It was too long for me. I didn't understand it at first, but then I fell in love, in love, in love."

"Experience does not err. Only your judgments err by expecting from her what is not in her power."

"Italian girls are famous for being snobby and expecting men to make the first move. In America, if I don't make eye contact, the guys won't come over and talk. American girls just go for it. You men are spoiled."

"The time that people aren't expecting what's going to happen, I find that's the best time to really cause the damage that needs to be done."

"Asking the author of historical novels to teach you about history is like expecting the composer of a melody to provide answers about radio transmission."

"Good is somebody who delivered and allowed the company to overcome obstacles, without leaving a profound impact on its culture. Great is somebody who leads his company to achievements and performance and value that nobody was expecting it had."

"It really means a lot that I won the gold medal - but I woke up the next morning expecting to feel different. I felt the same."

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