Books say: She did this because. Life says: She did this. Books are where things are explained to you; life is where things aren't. I'm not surprised some people prefer books.
You should never be surprised when someone treats you with respect, you should expect it.
If you love something set it free, but don't be surprised if it comes back with herpes.
The more you love someone, he came to think, the harder it is to tell them. It surprised him that strangers didn't stop each other on the street to say I love you.
You'd be surprised how many people in the modern age no longer fear zombies as much as teletubies.
In the end, it wasn't death that surprised her but the stubbornness of life.
You trust me?" Eric sounded surprised.
"That's . . . crazy, Sookie.
The nice part about being a pessimist is that you are constantly being either proven right or pleasantly surprised.
For me, I am driven by two main philosophies: know more today about the world than I knew yesterday and lessen the suffering of others. You'd be surprised how far that gets you.
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You know, ogres only sound stupid. Most are pretty smart."
"And it's a shallow person who judges anyone by the way they sound. I'm so shallow I'm surprised I don't reflect myself.
We may be surprised at the people we find in heaven. God has a soft spot for sinners. His standards are quite low.
If all the girls attending [the Yale prom] were laid end to end, I wouldn't be at all surprised.
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