Disappointment Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Abigail Biddinger” float=”none” width=”100%”]You can devise all the plans in the world, but if you don’t welcome spontaneity; you will just disappoint yourself.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Alain De Botton” float=”none” width=”100%”]One of the best protections against disappointment is to have a lot going on.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Alexander Pope” float=”none” width=”100%”]Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ambrose Bierce” float=”none” width=”100%”]Opportunity is a favorable occasion for grasping a disappointment.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”B. A. Fajimi” float=”none” width=”100%”]Every disappointment gives you opportunity to make another appointment. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Benjamin Britten” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is cruel, you know, that music should be so beautiful. It has the beauty of loneliness of pain: of strength and freedom. The beauty of disappointment and never-satisfied love. The cruel beauty of nature and everlasting beauty of monotony.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Benjamin Disraeli” float=”none” width=”100%”]The disappointment of manhood succeeds the delusion of youth.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Benjamin Franklin” float=”none” width=”100%”]Blessed is he that expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bernard M. Baruch” float=”none” width=”100%”]Vote for the man who promises least; he’ll be the least disappointing.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Beverly Sills” float=”none” width=”100%”]You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don’t try.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bill Willingham” float=”none” width=”100%”]Hope isn’t destiny. Left passive its nothing more than disappointment deferred.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Brad Warner” float=”none” width=”100%”]But you know that disappointment is just the action of your brain readjusting itself to reality after discovering things are not the way you thought they were.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charlotte Brontë” float=”none” width=”100%”]Life is so constructed, that the event does not, cannot, will not, match the expectation.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Chogyam Trungpa” float=”none” width=”100%”]Disappointment is a good sign of basic intelligence. It cannot be compared to anything else: it is so sharp, precise, obvious, and direct. If we can open, then we suddenly begin to see that our expectations are irrelevant compared with the reality of the situations we are facing.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Chogyam Trungpa” float=”none” width=”100%”]Enlightenment is ego’s ultimate disappointment.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Christina Winsey-Rudd” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you think one day you will get it all done, and then you can relax, you are bound to be disappointed.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Christine Downing” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is space within sisterhood for likeness and differences, for the subtle differences that challenge and delight; there is space for disappointment – and surprise.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Conan O’Brien” float=”none” width=”100%”]The beauty is that through disappointment you can gain clarity, and with clarity comes conviction and true originality.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Costa Mitchell” float=”none” width=”100%”]Our role as leaders is to turn away from our disappointment and abandonment, and give ourselves to those with whom we still have influence.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Daid Rudisha” float=”none” width=”100%”]Sometimes when you get disappointment it makes you stronger.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Deb Caletti” float=”none” width=”100%”]It was one of those times you feel a sense of loss, even though you didn’t have something in the first place. I guess that’s what disappointment is- a sense of loss for something you never had.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Edmond Mbiaka” float=”none” width=”100%”]Disappointment is nothing but an eye-opening learning process for your future endeavors. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Edmond Mbiaka” float=”none” width=”100%”]Life is not always a celebration; so be ready to courageously face disappointments when they come, and be sure to grow stronger and wiser from them.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Edmund Burke” float=”none” width=”100%”]Never despair, but if you do, work on in despair.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Eleesha” float=”none” width=”100%”]In the midst of my disappointment I am never defeated. Only given the opportunity to rise again willing to take on new challenges.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Eleesha” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is through disappointment that I must learn to never accept defeat, but to always come up with a brand new plan and find a solution.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Eliza Tabor” float=”none” width=”100%”]Disappointment to a noble soul is what cold water is to burning metal; it strengthens, tempers, intensifies, but never destroys it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Eric Hoffer” float=”none” width=”100%”]Disappointment is a sort of bankruptcy – the bankruptcy of a soul that expends too much in hope and expectation.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Evan Esar” float=”none” width=”100%”]Hope is tomorrow’s veneer over today’s disappointment.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Frank O’Hara” float=”none” width=”100%”]I embraced a cloud, but when I soared it rained.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Friedrich Schiller” float=”none” width=”100%”]Disappointments are to the soul what a thunderstorm is to the air.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Gustave Flaubert” float=”none” width=”100%”]Never touch your idols: the gilding will stick to your fingers.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Haruki Murakami” float=”none” width=”100%”]Nobody likes being alone that much. I don’t go out of my way to make friends, that’s all. It just leads to disappointment.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Henry David Thoreau” float=”none” width=”100%”]If we will be quiet and ready enough, we shall find compensation in every disappointment.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Henry Ward Beecher” float=”none” width=”100%”]God makes the life fertile by disappointments, as he makes the ground fertile by frosts.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Henry Ward Beecher” float=”none” width=”100%”]One’s best success comes after their greatest disappointments.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Imran Khan” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is not defeat that destroys you,it is being demoralized by defeat that destroy you.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Isaac Asimov” float=”none” width=”100%”]People who don’t expect justice don’t have to suffer disappointment.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jane Austen” float=”none” width=”100%”]A scheme of which every part promises delight, can never be successful; and general disappointment is only warded off by the defense of some little peculiar vexation.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jean Cocteau” float=”none” width=”100%”]See your disappointments as good fortune. One plan’s deflation is another’s inflation.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jim Rohn” float=”none” width=”100%”]We must all suffer one of two things: the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joel Osteen” float=”none” width=”100%”]Nothing in life has happened to you. It’s happened for you. Every disappointment. Every wrong. Even every closed door has helped make you into who you are.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joyce Meyer” float=”none” width=”100%”]Depression begins with disappointment. When disappointment festers in our soul, it leads to discouragement.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joyce Meyer” float=”none” width=”100%”]Let’s face it: None of us are ever going to get to the place in life where we have no more disappointments. We can’t expect to be sheltered from every little thing. Disappointment is a fact of life–one that must be dealt with.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joyce Meyer” float=”none” width=”100%”]What do you do when disappointment comes? When it weighs on you like a rock, you can either let it press you down until you become discouraged, even devastated, or you can use it as a stepping-stone to better things.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Julia Glass” float=”none” width=”100%”]I’d rather be pleasantly surprised than fatally disappointed.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Kevin Ngo” float=”none” width=”100%”]Disappointments are a result of failed expectations. To have less disappointments, either expect less from other people or demand more from yourself.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Kristin Armstrong” float=”none” width=”100%”]When we focus on our gratitude, the tide of disappointment goes out and the tide of love rushes in.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Kurt Vonnegut” float=”none” width=”100%”]Maturity is a bitter disappointment for which no remedy exists, unless laughter could be said to remedy anything.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lanette Sem” float=”none” width=”100%”]Disappointments are just God’s way of saying I’ve got something better Be Patient.. Live Life.. Have Faith..[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Les Brown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Anytime you suffer a setback or disappointment, put your head down and plow ahead.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Margaret Atwood” float=”none” width=”100%”]Longed for him. Got him. Shit.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Marilyn Monroe” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dreaming about being an actress, is more exciting then being one.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Marilyn Monroe” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dreaming about being an actress, is more exciting then being one.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Marilyn Monroe” float=”none” width=”100%”]Sometimes Good Things Fall Apart So Better Things Can Fall Together.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Markus Zusak” float=”none” width=”100%”]She wanted none of those days to end, and it was always with disappointment that she watched the darkness stride forward.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Martin Luther King Jr.” float=”none” width=”100%”]There can be no deep disappointment where there is not deep love.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Martin Luther King Jr.” float=”none” width=”100%”]We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Martin Luther King” float=”none” width=”100%”]There can be no deep disappointment where there is not deep love.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Martin Luther King, Jr.” float=”none” width=”100%”]We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mason Cooley” float=”none” width=”100%”]Reality is the name we give to our disappointments.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Michael Bloomberg” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you don’t encounter setbacks in your career, if you don’t have doubts and disappointments , let me tell you, you’re not dreaming big enough.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Michael J. Fox” float=”none” width=”100%”]There’s always failure. And there’s always disappointment. And there’s always loss. But the secret is learning from the loss, and realizing that none of those holes are vacuums.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Murray Gell-Mann” float=”none” width=”100%”]Enthusiasm is followed by disappointment and even depression, and then by renewed enthusiasm.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Oscar Wilde” float=”none” width=”100%”]Men marry because they are tired, women, because they are curious: both are disappointed.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”P.G. Wodehouse” float=”none” width=”100%”]He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Paulo Coelho” float=”none” width=”100%”]When you find your path, you must not be afraid. You need to have sufficient courage to make mistakes. Disappointment, defeat, and despair are the tools God uses to show us the way.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Peter McWilliams” float=”none” width=”100%”]The simple solution for disappointment depression: Get up and get moving. Physically move. Do. Act. Get going.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Publilius Syrus” float=”none” width=”100%”]The prompter the refusal, the less the disappointment.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”R.J. Anderson” float=”none” width=”100%”]But there were worse things than disappointment, and I’d lived through several of them already.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Randolph” float=”none” width=”100%”]Mean spirits under disappointment, like small beer in a thunder- storm, always turn sour.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Rasheed Ogunlaru” float=”none” width=”100%”]Expectation has brought me disappointment. Disappointment has brought me wisdom. Acceptance, gratitude and appreciation have brought me joy and fulfillment.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Richelle E. Goodrich” float=”none” width=”100%”]Disappointment is really just a term for our refusal to look on the bright side.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Rick Warren” float=”none” width=”100%”]God is the only source of hope that’ll never disappoint. When we place our faith in him, he provides joy, peace, and hope that overflows.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert Kiyosaki” float=”none” width=”100%”]The size of your success is measured by the strength of your desire; the size of your dream; and how you handle disappointment along the way.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ryan Holiday” float=”none” width=”100%”]Perfectionism rarely begets perfection, or satisfaction – only disappointment.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Samuel Johnson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Disappointment, when it involves neither shame nor loss, is as good as success; for it supplies as many images to the mind, and as many topics to the tongue.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Samuel Johnson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Man alone is born crying, lives complaining, and dies disappointed.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sara Blakely” float=”none” width=”100%”]My dad encouraged us to fail. Growing up, he would ask us what we failed at that week. If we didn’t have something, he would be disappointed. It changed my mindset at an early age that failure is not the outcome, failure is not trying. Don’t be afraid to fail.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sarah Dessen” float=”none” width=”100%”]There are some things in this world you rely on, like a sure bet. And when they let you down, shifting from where you’ve carefully placed them, it shakes your faith, right where you stand.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Silvia Hartmann” float=”none” width=”100%”]One minute of sincere gratitude can wash away a lifetime’s disappointments.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sir Boyle Roche” float=”none” width=”100%”]Disappointment is the nurse of wisdom.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sylvia Plath” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you expect nothing from anybody, you’re never disappointed.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Fuller” float=”none” width=”100%”]We are born crying, live complaining, and die disappointed.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Hardy” float=”none” width=”100%”]The sudden disappointment of a hope leaves a scar which the ultimate fulfillment of that hope never entirely removes.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Jefferson” float=”none” width=”100%”]If I am to meet with a disappointment, the sooner I know it, the more of life I shall have to wear it off.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Moore” float=”none” width=”100%”]Disappointments in love, even betrayals and losses, serve the soul at the very moment they seem in life to be tragedies. The soul is partly in time and partly in eternity. We might remember the part that resides in eternity when we feel despair over the part that is in life.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas S. Monson” float=”none” width=”100%”]The principles of living greatly include the capacity to face trouble with courage, disappointment with cheerfulness, and trial with humility.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Don’t let today’s disappointments cast a shadow on tomorrow’s dreams.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]High expectations lead to higher disappointments.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Use disappointments as material for patience.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Upton Sinclair” float=”none” width=”100%”]I aimed at the public’s heart, and by accident I hit it in the stomach.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Viramma Racine” float=”none” width=”100%”]Disappointment or misfortune don’t last long among us, the poor; we can’t live if we brood on them the whole time.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”W.B. Yeats” float=”none” width=”100%”]Life is a long preparation for something that never happens.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”W.C. Bennett” float=”none” width=”100%”]Blessed is he who expects no gratitude, for he shall not be disappointed.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Wilferd Peterson” float=”none” width=”100%”]To courageously straighten up again after our heads have been bowed by defeat, disappointment and suffering is a supreme test of character.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Arthur Ward” float=”none” width=”100%”]The price of excellence is discipline; the cost of mediocrity is disappointment.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Blake” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Throsby Bridges” float=”none” width=”100%”]Disenchantment, whether it is a minor disappointment or a major shock, is the signal that things are moving into transition in our lives.[/wpsm_quote]