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Proverbs containing the word Expect

What can you expect from a hog but a grunt

This is a rhetorical question needing no reply. It means something on the lines of: 'Why are you surprised by his rude behaviour? It's all you... Read more →

Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed

Don’t be too optimistic about the future. Remember that There's many a slip 'twixt the cup and the lip Alexander Pope, who wrote this on... Read more →