Quotes of unexpected

  1. I have had to work long and hard to eradicate the dangerous delusion that, in a bad position, I could always, or nearly always, conjure up some unexpected combination to extricate me from my difficulties. – Alexander Alekhine
  2. The best solutions are often simple, yet unexpected – Julian Casablancas
  3. The marvels of daily life are exciting; no movie director can arrange the unexpected that you find in the street. – Robert Doisneau
  4. Creativity comes from looking for the unexpected and stepping outside your own experience. – Masaru Ibuka
  5. The best things in life are unexpected because there were no expectations. – Eli Khamarov
  6. One cannot plan for the unexpected – Aaron Klug
  7. It's especially important since September 11 for people to be trained for the unexpected We want to try to make sure people are safe. – Michael Malone
  8. Charm is a product of the unexpected – Jose Marti
  9. My mother was killed in a plane crash, so I hate travelling in planes. Death is so unexpected I would actually rather stay at home and not go anywhere. – Linda McCartney
  10. One of the most powerful devices is to distort time, to go from human time to atomic time, geologic time. Sometimes you can actually accomplish that, with one unexpected word choice. – Robert Morgan
  11. The cause of the break with the tradition of antiquity was the rapid and unexpected advance of Islam. The result of this advance was the final separation of East from West, and the end of the Mediterranean unity. – Henri Pirenne
  12. The shortest period of time lies between the minute you put some money away for a rainy day and the unexpected arrival of rain. – Jane Bryant Quinn
  13. In a city where you walk around, it's impossible to plan your day and your life as accidents will happen, you'll overhear things, bump into people, and take unexpected turns. – Jason Schwartzman
  14. In life there is nothing more unexpected and surprising than the arrivals and departures of pleasure. If we find it in one place to -day, it is vain to seek it there to -morrow. You can not lay a trap for it. – Alexander Smith

Usage examples for unexpected

  1. And what was the reason of this unexpected visit? – Zarlah the Martian by R. Norman Grisewood
  2. The Duke of Guise and his followers were quite bewildered by this unexpected step. – Henry IV, Makers of History by John S. C. Abbott
  3. " Sure," he replied, as much as to say that the visit was not unexpected – The Dwelling Place of Light, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  4. Her unexpected words brought a startled gasp from the spectators. – The Executioner by Frank Riley
  5. My sudden and unexpected appearance had frightened her. – Kent Knowles: Quahaug by Joseph C. Lincoln
  6. It will be at least- unexpected coming from me! – Space Platform by Murray Leinster
  7. What I heard was so unexpected so terrible. – Artists' Wives by Alphonse Daudet
  8. The unexpected has happened! – Grace Harlowe's Senior Year at High School or The Parting of the Ways by Jessie Graham Flower
  9. When she looked around again, an unexpected sight met her eyes. – The Log School-House on the Columbia by Hezekiah Butterworth
  10. This was something entirely unexpected – The Path of Duty, and Other Stories by H. S. Caswell
  11. Altogether it was a strange and unexpected place. – Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece, Vol III. by John Symonds
  12. " I wish to buy me a dress," was her unexpected reply. – That Affair Next Door by Anna Katharine Green
  13. It was an unexpected discovery of northern produce, and " the estate" gathered interest in their eyes. – What's Mine's Mine V1 by George MacDonald
  14. Towards the end of the fair I received a very unexpected visit from the fair Madame Castelbajac. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  15. He ran about in every direction; he was beside himself with delight; discovering every moment something new and unexpected – Gritli's Children by Johanna Spyri
  16. But one morning he showed up unexpected – Cape Cod Stories The Old Home House by Joseph C. Lincoln
  17. Then he said: My dear Louisa, this is quite unexpected – The Heart of a Woman by Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy
  18. We had been talking, and the sight of that building, so unexpected startled us into silence. – The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story by Various
  19. When she returned to her unexpected guest, Helen found him in conversation with McWilliams. – Wyoming, a Story of the Outdoor West by William MacLeod Raine
  20. Cyril was a little confused at the unexpected question. – When London Burned by G. A. Henty

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