Notables and Quotables

The Unexpected

“To expect the unexpected shows a thoroughly modern intellect.”
– Oscar Wilde, Irish author

“Expect the best, plan for the worst and prepare to be surprised.”
– Dennis Waitley, motivational speaker

“Unexpected change is like a breath of fresh air – a little brisk at first, but magic for the body and soul.”
– Susan Wiggs, American author

“Maturity is the capacity to endure uncertainty.”
– John Huston Finley, American professor

“We will only understand the miracle of life fully when we allow the unexpected to happen.”
– Paulo Coelho, Brazilian author

“There is only one kind of shock worse than the totally unexpected – the expected for which one has refused to prepare.”
– Mary Renault, English author

“Nobody succeeds beyond his or her wildest expectations unless he or she begins with some wild expectations.”
– Ralph Charell, American author