Best 517 of Surprise quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 14 Sep

Savielly Tartakower

Lasker thought that his rationalism rendered him immune from the surprises of chess theory.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Lisa Kleypas

I don't want adventure." "I think you do. I think in a moment of weakness, you might surprise yourself.

By Anonym 14 Sep

George Sand

Let us accept truth, even when it surprises us and alters our views.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Meg Cabot

I stood on Susan Boone's front porch, feeling lame. But then, since I've pretty much felt lame my entire life, this was no big surprise. On the other hand, usually I felt lame for no particular reason. This time I really had a reason to feel lame.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sara Zarr

Life was mostly made up of things you couldn’t control, full of surprises, and they weren’t always good. Life wasn’t what you made it. You were what life made you.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Chris Lilley

I think surprises make TV entertaining.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Lorrie Moore

Humor comes from the surprise release of some buried tension.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jill Soloway

The only way things will change will be when we're all wilder, louder, riskier, sillier, unexpectedly overflowing with surprise.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Tierney Gearon

Even in the familiar there can be surprise and wonder.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Pamela Anderson

It's much easier to have nothing to live up to. You surprise people when you form a full sentence.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Shelby Lynne

I love the live cut part of making records the surprises are the prizes.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Thomas Sowell

Doing the right thing is fun. If nothing else, it surprises people.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Graham Chapman

No one expects the Spanish Inquisition! Our chief weapon is surprise, fear and surprise; two chief weapons, fear, surprise, and ruthless efficiency! Er, among our chief weapons are: fear, surprise, ruthless efficiency, and near fanatical devotion to the Pope! Um, I'll come in again.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Joan Rivers

In life the only thing that you can expect is the unexpected; the only surprise is a day that has none.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Tsai Ing-wen

Over past period, we have handled relations with China very carefully. We do not take provocative measures, we make sure that there are no surprises, and we hope that through channels of communication, we can gradually build up trust.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Scot Mcknight

Angels emerge from the presence of God and worship of God, are sent on mission for our redemption, so it doesn't surprise me to read in the Bible of angels leading us into the presence of God in worship.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Robert Nozick

The scientists often have more unfettered imaginations than current philosophers do. Relativity theory came as a complete surprise to philosophers, and so did quantum mechanics, and so did other things.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Dorianne Laux

The students always, always surprise me.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Tony Robbins

Variety is the spice of life. We all want surprises.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Leon Joseph Suenens

I believe in the surprises of the Holy Spirit.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Aaron Belz

Surprise keeps the reader awake. The only alternative is to continue saying what the reader is expecting. What fun is that?

By Anonym 15 Sep

Michel De Montaigne

When a Roman was returning from a trip, he used to send someone ahead to let his wife know, so as not to surprise her in the act.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Po Bronson

It surprises me how often we hold ourselves back until we have no choice.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Josh Billings

There is no greater evidence of superior intelligence than to be surprised at nothing.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ray Bradbury

Creativity is a continual surprise.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Robert Barry

I make my own surprises and I'm always surprised to see what I do, to see it when it's finished and the biggest challenge is once I finish it, it's not a failure. It's not a flop.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Gerd Gigerenzer

Great thinkers often learn, to their surprise, that new ideas are less than welcome.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Mehmet Murat Ildan

Nobody is exempt from the surprises of life!

By Anonym 15 Sep

Donald Trump

There are no guarantees, but being ready sure beats being taken by surprise

By Anonym 16 Sep

Steven Magee

I was surprised when I discovered my mercury poisoning that the company had changed its mercury handling policies years earlier and had not informed me.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Chloe Benjamin

She feared that fate was fixed, but she hoped--God, she hoped--that it was not too late for life to surprise her. She hoped it was not too late for her to surprise herself.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Kyoko Yoshida

We do not know if she collapsed because of overwhelming joy, extreme surprise, grave disappointment, or heavy anxiety that for the next months and years she would live with a human male, because in fact she had been honest when she told her girlfriends that she had given up on men, OR NONE OF THE ABOVE.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Emily Andrews

Ricky just listens. He isn't shocked. He isn't surprised. He listens to me because he knows. He knows the shame and the guilt and the sorrow and the rage. And he does not judge me. He just listens.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jeane Kirkpatrick

The speed with which armies collapse, bureaucracies abdicate, and social structures dissolve once the autocrat is removed frequently surprises American Policy makers.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Israelmore Ayivor

Respond to critics with humility. Most people are experts in finding problems with whatever others do. That should not be a surprise to you.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jane Austen

Did not you? I did for you. But that is one great difference between us. Compliments always take you by surprise, and me never.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jodi Picoult

My favorite part of any event is a Q&A. I do get asked a lot of the same questions but every now and then someone surprises me - and I LOVE that.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Catherine

My tribulations are so great, my life so disturbed by the plans daily invented to further the King's wicked intention, the surprises which the King gives me, with certain persons of his council, are so mortal, and my treatment is what God knows, that it is enough to shorten ten lives, much more mine.

By Anonym 13 Sep

David Hobson

If there's one thing I can say about my garden, it can always surprise me.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Khaled Hosseini

The bewildering success of my books continues to surprise me.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Luc Besson

My biggest surprise is probably the level of involvement of all the artists [in Valerian] who participated at every level.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Gail Giles

Just like the breakthroughs, the bad stuff always takes you by surprise. (121)

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mary Lee Settle

Having watched herself in the speckled mirror ... she was already shocked beyond surprise at what the flat hand of age could do.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Aristotle

The secret to humor is surprise.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Aislinn Kerry

I rose swiftly and struck him across the cheek, hard enough to make my palm sting. He gaped at me. 'I do not want your damned money. I want you to answer me.' Carefully, he fingered his jaw. There was something new and strange in his gaze, sharp, intent enough to make me wary. 'I do believe I've forgotten the question.'

By Anonym 13 Sep

Neil Gaiman

He's out here, somewhere, and he wants you dead,' she said. 'Him as killed your family. Us in the graveyard, we wants you to stay alive. We wants you to surprise us and disappoint us and impress us and amaze us. Come home, Bod.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Dani Alves

Everyday Leo Messi surprises us with something different.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Kate Chopin

A general air of surprise and genuine satisfaction fell upon everyone as they saw the pianist enter.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Nichole Nordeman

But what if you're wrong? What if there's more? What if there's hope you never dreamed of hoping for? What if you jump? And just close your eyes? What if the arms that catch you, catch you by surprise? What if He's more than enough? What if it's love?

By Anonym 16 Sep

Suman Pokhrel

I am still alive.