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Setting Expectations.
Last Post 02 May 2011 05:59 AM by Gears. 5 Replies.
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01 May 2011 07:47 PM
    What's worse... having expectations that are too high, or having no expectations at all?
    I, for one, welcome our new insect overlords. I'd like to remind them that as a trusted Coastie, I can be helpful in rounding up others to toil in their underground sugar caves.
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    01 May 2011 08:18 PM
    no expectations because then the person has nothing to look forward or try to get things done.
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    01 May 2011 08:27 PM
    But on the flip side of that thought, He will not reach his goals either.
    I, for one, welcome our new insect overlords. I'd like to remind them that as a trusted Coastie, I can be helpful in rounding up others to toil in their underground sugar caves.
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    01 May 2011 08:47 PM
    Expectations set to high will lead to disappointments...No expectations will leave one in a lazy lack luster state...having the right expectations, well that is just prefect. :-)
    I want to finally set it free, So show me how to see what Your mercy sees, Help me now to give what You gave to me...Forgiveness, Forgiveness
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    02 May 2011 05:44 AM
    Yeah, it's really just a matter of both options are bad. This is one of those "in moderation" things. You have to find a nice medium or the whole thing will fall apart.
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    02 May 2011 05:59 AM
    I come from this particular school of thought, "There are two tragedies in life, one is not getting what you want. The other is getting it." -Oscar Wilde

    I say set your expectations accordingly so you aren't disappointed when the reality doesn't match he brochure.
    “I’m not in this world to live up to your expectations and you’re not in this world to live up to mine.” ― Bruce Lee
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