Disappointment Quotes and Sayings
If you expect nothing from anybody, you’re never disappointed.
– Sylvia Plath
Why is it so hard to articulate love yet so easy to express disappointment?
– Kaui Hart Hemmings
Opportunity is a favorable occasion for grasping a disappointment.
– Ambrose Bierce
Disappointment weighs heavy on the pride.
– Mike Howerton
One of the best protections against disappointment is to have a lot going on.
– Alain de Botton
Disappointment is often the salt of life.
– Theodore Parker
Most things disappoint till you look deeper.
– Grahan Greene
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
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
– Martin Luther King Jr.
The disappointment of manhood succeeds the delusion of youth.
– Benjamin Disraeli
A pier is a disappointed bridge.
– Julian Barnes
The prompter the refusal, the less the disappointment.
– Publilius Syrus
Mean spirits under disappointment, like small beer in a thunder- storm, always turn sour.
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