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wonders (will) never cease
This was not at all expected; how shocking. Said especially of that which is pleasantly surprising, though the phrase is often used humorously, ironically, or sarcastically. The famously defiant and aggressive leader today announced that he wanted to form a close alliance and kinship with his neighbors to the south. Wonders never cease, it seems. Jake actually volunteered to do the dishes after dinner? Wonders will never cease!
wonders will never cease
What a surprise, as in He's on time-wonders will never cease. This expression is generally used ironically. [Late 1700s]