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expect the unexpected

Be prepared to face unanticipated events or situations. Climbing a mountain has many dangers, so no matter how much you prepare, expect the unexpected.
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Expecting the unexpected requires a healthy cash cushion for managing cash flow interruptions--separate from personal emergency savings.
Expecting the unexpected is somehow true in our specialty.
1 Roger Federer is expecting the unexpected when he takes on Chilean Fernando Gonzalez in the Australian Open men's singles final at Melbourne Park today.
But doesn't expecting the unexpected make the unexpected expected?
Nope, these are the Lakers, where you are trained in expecting the unexpected.
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Becoming expert at expecting the unexpected also means developing the creative problem-solving skills that anticipate, reduce, prevent, or eliminate these risks.
Burros, who has survived some near disasters, including a studio fire, stresses the importance of planning ahead and expecting the unexpected, and notes that the time involved in doing so is arguably the most difficult aspect of the process.
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Expecting the unexpected when the Holy Spirit is in your life is among the four aspects of Jesus in which members of the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel believe.
But he warned fans that expecting the unexpected is par for the course when it comes to Old Firm matches.