A traveler's most interesting meals tend to happen by surprise.

By David Dale

I don't really like surprises. Not big ones anyway. Just having a pack of Revels holds enough of a surprise for me.

By Karl Pilkington

I like to believe that the road is sharpening my mind and lengthening my life with surprise.

By Gloria Steinem

The right path is characterised by rough road.

By Lailah Gifty Akita

He'd chain-smoked so heavily over the years in the vicinity of that travel bag that he wouldn't be surprised if the leather had developed a tumor.

By Mandy Ashcraft

You cannot keep something down that is bound to rise.

By Juliet C. Obodo

...but I preferred reading the American landscape as we went along. Every bump, rise, and stretch in it mystified my longing.

By Jack Kerouac

The secret to a good morning is to watch the sunrise with an open heart.

By Anthony T. Hincks

Desire arises when we look to the external world to make our internal world feel better.

By Ashta-Deb

Yet some happiness must and would arise, from the very conviction, that he did suffer.

By Jane Austen

Don’t think about happiness. If it doesn’t come, there’s no disappointment; if it does come, it’s a surprise.

By Bolesław Prus

They seemed to come suddenly upon happiness as if they had surprised a butterfly in the winter woods.

By Edith Wharton

I'm choosing happiness over suffering, I know I am. I'm making space for the unknown future to fill up my life with yet-to-come surprises.

By Elizabeth Gilbert

But I always liked side-paths, little dark back-alleys behind the main road- there one finds adventures and surprises, and precious metal in the dirt.

By Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Experience has shown, and a true philosophy will always show, that a vast, perhaps the larger, portion of truth arises from the seemingly irrelevant.

By Edgar Allan Poe