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

Eric Hoffer

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

Thomas Hardy

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

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

Fred G. Gosman

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

Disappointment is often the salt of life.

Theodore Parker

Disappointments are to the soul what a thunder-storm is to the air.

Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller

Disappointment is the nurse of wisdom.

Sir Boyle Roche

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

Eliza Tabor

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

Marguerite de Valois

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

Kurt Vonnegut

The issue of climate change is one that we ignore at our own peril. There may still be disputes about exactly how much we're contributing to the warming of the earth's atmosphere and how much is naturally occurring, but what we can be scientifically certain of is that our continued use of fossil fuels is pushing us to a point of no return. And unless we free ourselves from a dependence on these fossil fuels and chart a new course on energy in this country, we are condemning future generations to global catastrophe.

Barack Obama

Yoga is difficult for the one whose mind is not subdued.

Bhagavad Gita

In any relationship where one person depends on another to be his or her "parachute -- and the other accepts this role -- both will fall to the ground.

Guy Finley

Every mile is two in winter.

George Herbert

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