Best Quotes about Disappointment

Quotes about disappointment:

One’s best success comes after their greatest disappointments.
Henry Ward Beecher

Disappointment is often the salt of life.
Theodore Parker

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.
Samuel Johnson

We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
Martin Luther King, Jr

Disappointment weighs heavy on the pride.
Mike Howerton

Disappointment to a noble soul is what cold water is to burning metal; it strengthens, tempers, intensifies, but never destroys it.
Eliza Tabor  

I am ready for whatever’s coming. I expect nothing but to be let down or turned away. I am alone. Goddamn. The shit hurts sometimes, but I realize what I am, what I have become. The alien man waved his arms up and down and noticed that he couldn’t wave in the right language so he stopped.
Henry Rollins

I don’t want my fans to have the same disappointment as me when I was refused by some players to sign my notebook when I was young.

The prompter the refusal, the less the disappointment.
Publilius Syrus

We must all suffer one of two things the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment.
Jim Rohn

Disappointment to a noble soul is what cold water is to burning metal; it strengthens, tempers, intensifies, but never destroys it.
Eliza Tabor

There can be no deep disappointment where there is not deep love.
Martin Luther King Jr

Disappointment is the nurse of wisdom.
Sir Boyle Roche

Disappointment is a sort of bankruptcy — the bankruptcy of a soul that expends too much in hope and expectation.
Eric Hoffer

Disappointments are to the soul what a thunder-storm is to the air.
Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller

These slight disappointments are sent to prepare For what may hereafter befall;For seasons of real disappointment and care,Which commonly happen to all.
Jane Taylor

Man must be disappointed with the lesser things of life before he can comprehend the full value of the greater.
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton  (quotes on disappointment)

Be calm and strong and patient. Meet failure and disappointment with courage. Rise superior to the trials of life, and never give in to hopelessness or despair. In danger, in adversity, cling to your principles and ideals. Aequanimitas!
Sir William Osler

The pleasure of expecting enjoyment is often greater than that of obtaining it, and the completion of almost every wish is found a disappointment.
Samuel Johnson (quotes on disappointment)

Suspense is worst than disappointment.
Robert Burns

Maturity is a bitter disappointment for which no remedy exists, unless laughter can be said to remedy anything.
Kurt Vonnegut

Disappointment or misfortune don’t last long among us, the poor; we can’t live if we brood on them the whole time.
Viramma Racine  

Women suffer more from disappointment than men, because they have more of faith and are naturally more credulous.
Marguerite de Valois

Rigid beliefs make disappointments seem unbearable, whereas realistic beliefs help us to accept disappointment and go on from there.
Eileen Kennedy-moore

Hope is itself a species of happiness, and, perhaps, the chief happiness which this world affords: but, like all other pleasures immoderately enjoyed, the excesses of hope must be expiated by pain; and expectations improperly indulged must end in disappointment.
Samuel Johnson

You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don’t try.
Beverly Sills

The more we shelter children from every disappointment, the more devastating future disappointments will be.
Fred G. Gosman

Expect nothing and accept everything and you will never be disappointed.
Laurence Overmire

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.
Robert Kiyosaki  

Opportunity is a favorable occasion for grasping a disappointment.
Ambrose Bierce

The sudden disappointment of a hope leaves a scar which the ultimate fullfilment of that hope never entirely removes.
Thomas Hardy

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