Conscience is, in most men, an anticipation of the opinions of others.
I have good anticipation, and good reaction to the the ball because I've played so many matches in my life.
I like to compare the holiday season with the way a child listens to a favorite story. The pleasure is in the familiar way the story begins, the anticipation of familiar turns it takes, the familiar moments of suspense, and the familiar climax and ending.
If pleasures are greatest in anticipation, just remember that this is also true of trouble.
It varies from song to song, although Buck Owens and I recently collaborated on writing a duet together and am looking forward with a great deal of anticipation to recording that track for the new studio album.
Normally I work out a general summary of what I mean to do, then start writing, and the details can be different from my anticipation. So there is considerable flow, but always within channels.
There is no more respected or influential forum in the field of journalism than the New York Times. I look forward, with great anticipation, to contributing to its op-ed page.
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
When I was little I always thought I was marked out, special, on the verge of something momentous. I used to tingle with anticipation.
Many live in dread of what is coming. Why should we? The unknown puts adventure into life. ... The unexpected around the corner gives a sense of anticipation and surprise. Thank God for the unknown future.
No mind is much employed upon the present; recollection and anticipation fill up almost all our moments.
None are happy but by the anticipation of change. The change itself is nothing; when we have made it, the next wish is to change again.
The greater part of our lives is spent in dreaming over the morrow, and when it comes, it, too, is consumed in the anticipation of a brighter morrow, and so the cheat is prolonged, even to the grave.
The present time is seldom able to fill desire or imagination with immediate enjoyment, and we are forced to supply its deficiencies by recollection or anticipation.
Travel is ninety per cent anticipation and ten per cent recollection.
We must somehow get comfortable with the reality of periodic failure. ... Like a trip to the dentist, the thought of occasional reverses may not make us tingle with joyful anticipation, but then again, it's not the end of the world.
The only real security in a relationship lies neither in looking back in nostalgia, nor forward in dread or anticipation, but living in the present relationship and accepting it as it is now.
There is no great sport in having bullets flying about one in every direction, but I find they have less horror when among them than when in anticipation.
The poetry is all in the anticipation, for there is none in reality
The anticipation of touch is one of the most potent sensations on earth.
Our thinking and our behaviour are always in anticipation of a response. It is therefore fear-based.
There is no terror in a bang, only in the anticipation of it
Wisdom consists of the anticipation of consequences.
As Daddy said, life is 95 percent anticipation.
He who matures early lives in anticipation.