Disappointment Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
A pier is a disappointed bridge.
- Julian Barnes
Why is it so hard to articulate love yet so easy to express disappointment?
- Kaui Hart Hemmings
If you expect nothing, you can never be disappointed.
- Tonya Hurley
I’m disappointed, but I’m not going to run around like Dennis Rodman and head- butt somebody.
- Greg Norman
Opportunity is a favorable occasion for grasping a disappointment.
- Ambrose Bierce
The prompter the refusal, the less the disappointment.
- Publilius Syrus
One’s best success comes after their greatest disappointments.
- Henry Ward Beecher
Suspense is worse than disappointment.
- Robert Burns
We must all suffer one of two things: the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment.
– Jim Rohn
Mean spirits under disappointment, like small beer in a thunder- storm, always turn sour.
Disappointments are to the soul what a thunder- storm is to the air.
How Disappointment tracks the steps of Hope!
- L. E. Landon
Disappointment is often the salt of life.
- Theodore Parker
Disappointment is the nurse of wisdom.
- Sir Bayle Roche
All that weak people learn from disappointment, is less confidence in future enterprise.
- Norman MacDonald
See your disappointments as good fortune. One plan’s deflation is another’s inflation.
- Jean Cocteau
Those who never philosophized until they met with disappointments, have mostly become disappointed philosophers.
- Arthur Helps
Most things disappoint till you look deeper.
- Grahan Greene
The more we shelter children from every disappointment, the more devastating future disappointments will be.
- Fred G. Gosman
The sudden disappointment of a hope leaves a scar which the ultimate fulfillment of that hope never entirely removes.
- Thomas Hardy
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
Disappointment weighs heavy on the pride.
- Mike Howerton
God makes the life fertile by disappointments, as he makes the ground fertile by frosts.
- Henry Ward Beecher
If I am to meet with a disappointment, the sooner I know it, the more of life I shall have to wear it off.
- Thomas Jefferson
Disappointment is a sort of bankruptcy – the bankruptcy of a soul that expends too much in hope and expectation.
- Eric Hoffer