You are my winter suddenness—a glass of red wine spilt across a white tablecloth
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
—Elle m’a pas recconue!—C’est parce qu’elle vous a jamais vue.
The man who said, “Blessed is he that expecteth nothing, for he shall not be disappointed,” put the eulogy quite inadequately and even falsely. The truth “Blessed is he that expecteth nothing, for he shall be gloriously surprised.” The man who expects nothing sees redder roses than common men can see, and greener grass, and...
If they aren’t real enough to surprise me, then they aren’t real enough to go on the page.
It should come as no surprise that we are ahead of schedule – after all, this is what we do, we build networks. We are confident that our deployment and network technology will enable customers to reap the benefits of the nation’s only national wireless broadband network.
Surprise yourself every day with your own courage.
Dip your serenity in serendipity and let the surprise be your prize
If we have a key going into that game, we have to handle the pressure. We also told the kids we have to play defense. If they can’t score, they don’t get in the press. We have to really concentrate defensively and on taking care of the ball. Hopefully, we can come out this weekend...
Our society is not perfect and this will come as no surprise to many of you.
I like to do new things, so I always take on roles that I feel will keep me on my toes. I never want to pigeon myself, so I always like to surprise myself. I believe in versatility and so I would play anything as long as it was a challenge.
It’s not helpful for the dollar, but again, it’s not much of a surprise.
The outlook is bit of a surprise given the tepid guidance from Dell.
That should have been my strategy! By the time I’ve worked through the emotions of surprise, admiration, anger, jealousy, and frustration, I’m watching that reddish mane of hair disappear into the trees well out of shooting range.
Nancy was a writer with a lot of soul. That’s something that most critics either don’t have the opportunity to share with you or just can’t. She had the kind of humanity that is embracing. It was always a surprise to see the tremendous artistry of her writing, the wit and flair. I really liked...
…everyone knows that road, the one leading out of town into a deep green expanse of pastures and old farmhouses, which at first makes it seem like you’re entering a fairy tale, something sweet and old fashioned and lost in time. But, like all fairy tales, the beginning is always beautiful, a ruse to draw...