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Be a yardstick of quality.
Some people aren't used to an environment
where excellence is expected.
- Steve Jobs

Related topics: Values Motivational Business Government Political

Buddhism has the characteristics of what would be expected
in a cosmic religion for the future:
It transcends a personal God, avoids dogmas and theology;
it covers both the natural and the spiritual,
and it is based on a religious sense
aspiring from the experience of all things,
natural and spiritual, as a meaningful unity.
- Albert Einstein

I think we have to act like stars because it is expected of us.
So we drive our big cars and live in our smart houses.
- Maurice Gibb

Daddy was real gentle with kids.
That's why I expected so much out of marriage,
figuring that all men should be steady and pleasant.
- Loretta Lynn

 

I never expected to see the day when girls would get
sunburned in the places they now do.
- Will Rogers

Also, my mom and family are very important to me and
I know that this is not expected.
- Christina Milian

Designs of purely arbitrary nature cannot be expected to last long.
- Kenzo Tange

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My security comes from my senses, my sensing the direction
I should go and suddenly I felt out of tune,
out of step with what other people wanted or what other people expected of me.
- Kim Novak

One of the things that is wrong with America is that
everybody who has done anything at all in his own field
is expected to be an authority on every subject under the sun.
- Elmer Davis

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.
- Christiane Amanpour

I never expected that.
I didn't aim for that.
All I wanted was to get some nice pictures of trains at night.
- O. Winston Link

Dictionaries are like watches; the worst is better than none,
and the best cannot be expected to be quite true.
- Samuel L. Jackson

Today, Medicare provides health insurance to about
40 million seniors and disabled individuals each year.
The number is only expected to grow as the baby boomers begin retiring.
- Jim Bunning

You know, I never expected to enter the movie business.
- Christopher Atkins

There was a time when we expected nothing of our children but obedience,
as opposed to the present, when we expect everything of them but obedience.
- Anatole Broyard

Up to that point I never really knew what my character would be expected to do,
and prior to accepting the job I had actually turned
down the role three times before finally giving in.
- Gil Gerard

I expected to be shot at any moment and if they had
done I would have understood,
that they couldn't take risks with someone foolhardy or so unpredictable.
- Laurie Lee

This limited theatrical release was a nice little bonus that I never expected.
- Rob Corddry

Always render more and better service than is expected of you,
no matter what your task may be.
- Og Mandino

The sexes were made for each other, and only in the
wise and loving union of the two is the fullness of
health and duty and happiness to be expected.
- William Hall

I expected results.
- Bernie Ebbers

The last thing I would have ever expected to happen
to me in my life would be that,
in fact, I would be accused of doing something wrong
and maybe even something criminal.
- Kenneth Lay

I think people were expecting me to be that kind of glamorous sexpot.
So they were always, Wow you're not what I expected.
- Mariska Hargitay

Why is it the philosopher who is expected to be easier
and not some scientist who is even more inaccessible?
- Jacques Derrida

I didn't fear failure.
I expected failure.
- Amy Tan

I have seen the science I worshiped,
and the aircraft I loved,
destroying the civilization I expected them to serve.
- Charles Lindbergh

Among the expected glories of the Constitution,
next to the abolition of Slavery was that of Rum.
- George Clymer

All living things are gnarly, in that they inevitably
do things that are much more complex than one might have expected.
- Rudy Rucker

I am happy for people to talk about my pictures,
but I wish devoutly that I was not expected to talk about them myself.
- Howard Hodgkin

I fully expected that, by the end of the century,
we would have achieved substantially more than we actually did.
- Neil Armstrong

My parents were liberal intellectuals but even they
expected me to stay at home and look after my younger
siblings and do the housework.
- Sara Paretsky

The reporter is the daily prisoner of clocked facts.
On all working days, he is expected to do his best
in one swift swipe at each story.
- Jim Bishop

From an early age I was told that I was expected to
do more than continue to run a small business.
Education was important and seen as a way of moving forward.
- John Pople

If there is any country on earth where the course of
true love may be expected to run smooth,
it is America.
- Harriet Martineau

I don't believe we are, because I believe that just
as 9/11 was an attack on a very populous area,
terrorism also looks to see where you can go and where you're not expected.
- Bob Wise

The joy of winning is not as dramatic as the losses were,
because I expected us to win.
- Jack Youngblood

I never expected I would be connected to the Alpha
male as some kind of ancillary object,
and to this day it mystifies me.
- Courtney Love

It is not to be expected that human nature will change in a day.
- Frank B. Kellogg

One thing they never tell you about child raising is
that for the rest of your life,
at the drop of a hat, you are expected to know your
child's name and how old he or she is.
- Erma Bombeck

I wouldn't have expected an audience of ours to burn down our equipment.
- Paul Kantner

I don't know if it's my music, my lyrics,
my sound, and knowing the music business the way I do-all I can say is,
my career has lasted way longer than I expected.
- Barry White

Most of the victims of Nazi aggression were before
the war less well off than Germany.
They should not be expected by Germany to bear,
unaided, the major costs of Nazi aggression.
- James F. Byrnes

In the studio system, things are expected of a film.
By the first, second, third act, there's a generic
language that comes out of the more commercial system.
- Ralph Fiennes

Not the first half you might have expected,
even though the score might suggest that it was.
- John Motson

You can have relatively high levels of class consciousness
with a lower level of class militancy than one would have expected.
- Ernest Mandel

Living the Unconcerned Life is living
a life without anxiety or worry -
especially in those situations where anxiety and worry
would seem to be expected and "natural."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Even as we ought to accept that each country would
progress with a different method and speed toward that goal,
the standard for the expected end-state should not be lowered.
- Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Democracy can only spring from practising it early,
and democratic action was not to expected from young
people brought up under a close authoritarian system.
- Dora Russell

Fashion should not be expected to serve in the stead of courage or character.
- Loretta Young

We criticize mothers for closeness.
We criticize fathers for distance.
How many of us have expected less from our fathers
and appreciated what they gave us more? How many of
us always let them off the hook?
- Ellen Goodman

By creating useful job descriptions and making clear
what qualifications should be expected,
the Department aims to help improve schools' ability
to recruit the right people.
- Estelle Morris

My parents had very high expectations.
They expected me to get straight A's from the time I was in kindergarten.
- Amy Tan

The kind of people I look for to fill top management
spots are the eager beavers,
the mavericks.
These are the guys who try to do more than they're expected to do -
they always reach.
- Lee Iacocca

Story in a game is like a story in a porn movie.
It's expected to be there, but it's not that important.
- John Carmack

We never expected the show to be this great.
We think it is successful because kids can identify.
- Thuy Trang

When the business interests...
pushed through the first installment of civil service reform in 1883,
they expected that they would be able to control both
political parties equally.
- Carroll Quigley

Twenty can't be expected to tolerate sixty in all things,
and sixty gets bored stiff with twenty's eternal love affairs.
- Emily Carr

The most essential thing for us was to get the business model right,
then put the world-class technology under it to support it.
At Merrill, that meant not doing what people expected.
- John McKinley

The musicians I respected were much older than me.
I expected them to cut my head, and they did.
- Wynton Marsalis

A pint can't hold a quart - if it holds a pint it is
doing all that can be expected of it.
- Margaret Deland

The naked thing was short-lived.
It was only around for about six months because we thought it was shocking.
Once people expected us to do it we kind of never did it again.
- Mark Hoppus

A lot of artists who have a certain style are expected
to more or less keep doing their style.
It's so easy to get into that rut of production.
- Laurie Anderson

I grew up in conservative rural Kansas in the 1950s
when it was expected that girls would not have a life outside the home,
so educating them was a waste of time.
- Sara Paretsky

That night at Carnegie Hall was a great experience.
When the thing was first put up to me I was a little dubious,
not knowing just what would be expected of us.
- Benny Goodman

My first two records were more energetic;
Phantom Moon is subtle,
quiet; so these various reactions are just something I expected.
- Duncan Sheik

I learned that it is the weak who are cruel,
and that gentleness is to be expected only from the strong.
- Leo Rosten

I really always expected to somebody to make me happy
and I don't think you can really enter into a relationship until you are happy.
- Dyan Cannon

'The war in Iraq - if Osama was a Christian -
it's the Christmas present he never would have expected.
- Michael Scheuer

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.
- George Santayana

I expected to go into journalism or law.
- Christie Hefner

I never expected to be anybody important.
- Elvis Presley


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