Quotes about disappointment

Age does not diminish the extreme disappointment of having a scoop of ice cream fall from the cone.
~Jim Fiebig

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

The disappointment of losing is huge.
~Jack Youngblood

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

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

Disappointment is a sort of bankruptcythe bankruptcy of a soul that expends too much in hope and expectation
~Eric Hoffer

Disappointment Quotes
While it is important for people to see your promise you must also remember that hope is the keeper of both happiness and disappointment, the father of both progress and failure.
~Bryant H. McGill

A mighty pain to love it is, and ’tis a pain that pain to miss; but of all the pains, the greatest pain is to love, but love in vain.
~Abraham Crowley

To tell of disappointment and misery, to thicken the darkness of futurity, and perplex the labyrinth of uncertainty, has been always a delicious employment of the poets
~Samuel Johnson

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

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

Suspense is worst than disappointment
~Robert Burns

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

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

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

If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant; if we did not sometimes taste adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.
~Anne Bradstreet

Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it.
~ Helen Keller

Disappointment is the nurse of wisdom
~ Bayle Roche

Mean spirits under disappointment, like small beer in a thunderstorm always turn sour
~ John Randolph

Disappointments are to the soul what the thunder storm is to the air.
~Friedrich Von Schiller

Love is a haunting melody that I have never mastered and I fear I never will.
~William S Burroughs

Disappointment weighs heavy on the pride
~ Mike Howerton

There will be little rubs and disappointments everywhere, and we are all apt to expect too much; but then, if one scheme of happiness fails,human nature turns to another; if the first calculation is wrong, we make a second better: we find comfort somewhere
~ Jane Austen

Love has features which pierce all hearts, he wears a bandage which conceals the faults of those beloved. He has wings, he comes quickly and flies away the same.
~ Voltaire

When people get married because they think it’s a long time love affair, they’ll be divorced very soon, because all love affairs end in disappointment. But marriage is a recognition of a spiritual identity.
~Joseph Campbell

When too many Americans don’t vote or participate, some see apathy and despair. I see disappointment and even outrage. And I believe that out of this frustration can come hope and action.
~Paul Wellstone

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

Love built on beauty, soon as beauty, dies.
~ John Donne

Disappointments are to the soul what a thunder storm is to the air
~Johann Christoph Friedrich Von Schiller

Let me tell you this: if you meet a loner, no matter what they tell you, it’s not because they enjoy solitude. It’s because they have tried to blend into the world before, and people continue to disappoint them.
~Jodi Picoult,

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.
~ Haruki Murakami

Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.
~ Alexander Pope

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

At the heart of the matter is a battle between wish and fear. Fear generally proves stronger than a wish, but it leaves a taste of disappointment on the tongue.
~ George Packer

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.
~ Paulo Coelho

Mrs. Lynde says, ‘Blessed are they who expect nothing for they shall not be disappointed.
~ L.M. Montgomery

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