Love has nothing to do with what you are expecting to get, it's what you are expected to give -- which is everything.— Anonymous
Blissful Expect Nothing quotations
Expect nothing, appreciate everything.
If you do the bare minimum, expect bare minimum results.
You want to be great, work to be great. Nothing just happens
My philosophy is: It's none of my business what people say of me and think of me. I am what I am, and I do what I do. I expect nothing and accept everything. And it makes life so much easier.
Kindness is not a business. True kindness expects nothing in return and should never act with conditions.
But if the laws are to be so trampled upon with impunity, and a minority is to dictate to the majority, there is an end put at one stroke to republican government, and nothing but anarchy and confusion is to be expected thereafter.
Love has nothing to do with what you are expecting to get--only with what you are expecting to give--which is everything.
Don't just show kindness in passing or to be courteous.
Show it in depth, show it with passion, and expect nothing in return. Kindness is not just about being nice; it's about recognizing another human being who deserves care and respect.
My philosophy is: It's none of my business what people say of me and think of me. I am what I am and I do what I do. I expect nothing and accept everything. And it makes life so much easier.
Love has nothing to do with what you are expecting to get - only with what you are expecting to give - which is everything.
Never try to fool children, they expect nothing, and therefore see everything.
Blame no one. Expect nothing. Do something.
Hope for the best, prepare for the worst and expect nothing
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference.
Happiness is a gift and the trick is not to expect it, but to delight in it when it comes.
No expectations. Ask nothing, expect nothing and accept everything, and life is very well.
Nothing in life is easy. Don't expect things to be given to you; you have to go out and get it!
If you want to travel the Way of Buddhas and Zen masters, then expect nothing, seek nothing, and grasp nothing.
You must not be discouraged or let yourself become dejected if your actions have not succeeded as perfectly as you intended. What do you expect? We are made of clay and not every soil yields the fruits expected by the one who tills it. But let us always humble ourselves and acknowledge that we are nothing if we lack the Divine assistance.
Daily I expect to be murdered or betrayed or reduced to slavery if the occasion arises. But I fear nothing, because of the promises of heaven.
Expect nothing and accept everything and you will never be disappointed.
Your mind creates your reality. If you expect nothing, you open up the universe to give you options. If you expect the worst, you usually get it.
Another ten points from Gryffindor,” said Snape.
“I would expect nothing more sophisticated from you, Ronald Weasley, the boy so solid he cannot Apparate half an inch across a room.
The star of Bethlehem was a star of hope that led the wise men to the fulfillment of their expectations, the success of their expedition. Nothing in this world is more fundamental for success in life than hope, and this star pointed to our only source for true hope: Jesus Christ.
Anonymously perform acts of kindness, expecting nothing in return-not even a thank you.
We expect to receive again our own bodies, though they be dead and cast into the earth, for we maintain that with God nothing is impossible.
Every area of trouble gives out a ray of hope;
and the one unchangeable certainty is that nothing is certain or unchangeable.
One must never compromise with tyrants.
One can only strike at kings through the head. Nothing can be expected from European kings except by force of arms. I vote for the death of the tyrant.
When you demand nothing of the world, nor of God, when you want nothing, seek nothing, expect nothing, then the supreme state will come to you uninvited and unexpected.
Nothing can match the treasure of common memories, of trials endured together, of quarrels and reconciliations and generous emotions. It is idle, having planted an acorn in the morning, to expect that afternoon to sit in the shade of the oak.
Take nothing on its looks; take everything on evidence. There's no better rule.
As cruel as life might be at times, if you throw in the towel, which is what everyone will expect, then nothing good will happen and your life will fall apart. Be better than that!
Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.
Expect nothing. Today: that is your life.
The reason this country continues its drift toward socialism and big nanny government is because too many people vote in the expectation of getting something for nothing, not because they have a concern for what is good for the country.
Because gratitude is the key to happiness, anything that undermines gratitude must undermine happiness. And nothing undermines gratitude as much as expectations. There is an inverse relationship between expectations and gratitude: The more expectations you have, the less gratitude you will have.
My high school was a private school where you went to an Ivy League.
That's just what was expected of you and nothing less. So I grew up never being okay with a 'B' because a 'B' was not good enough.
Real love begins where nothing is expected in return.
Anyone who loves in the expectation of being loved in return is wasting their time.
I love the idea of stepping out of the band situation into a solo world with no boundaries, no expectations, where nothing is out of bounds.