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!
Obesity is a mental state, a disease brought on by boredom and disappointment.
Disappointment is the nurse of wisdom.
Disappointment is often the salt of life.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
There can be no deep disappointment where there is not deep love.
But how will I know who my soul mate is?
By taking risks, Wicca said to Brida. By risking failure, disappointment, disillusion, but never ceasing in your search for love. As long as you keep looking, you will triumph in the end.
There are people still in the Republican Party that I believe practice the communication of anger, of disappointment, of regret, of pain, of sorrow, of suffering. That's not what the American people want to hear.
We must accept finite disappointment, but we must never lose infinite hope.
Maturity is a bitter disappointment for which no remedy exists, unless laughter can be said to remedy anything.
Women suffer more from disappointment than men, because they have more of faith and are naturally more credulous.
Disappointment to a noble soul is what cold water is to burning metal; it strengthens, tempers, intensifies, but never destroys it.
Rigid beliefs make disappointments seem unbearable, whereas realistic beliefs help us to accept disappointment and go on from there.
The more we shelter children from every disappointment, the more devastating future disappointments will be.
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.
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.
The sudden disappointment of a hope leaves a scar which the ultimate fulfilment of that hope never entirely removes.
The pleasure of expecting enjoyment is often greater than that of obtaining it, and the completion of almost every wish is found a disappointment
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.
Landscape photography is the supreme test of the photographer - and often the supreme disappointment.
There is space within sisterhood for likeness and difference, for the subtle differences that challenge and delight; there is space for disappointment-and surprise
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.
If I had my way, if I was lucky enough, if I could be on the brink my entire life— that great sense of expectation and excitement without the disappointment— that would be the perfect state.
Los Angeles was an impression of failure, of disappointment, of despair, and of oddly makeshift lives. This is California? I thought.
Parents are sometimes a bit of a disappointment to their children. They don't fulfill the promise of their early years.