Disappointment Quotes

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

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

Eliza Tabor

Disappointment is the nurse of wisdom.

Sir Boyle Roche

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

Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller

Disappointment is often the salt of life.

Theodore Parker

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

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

Fred G. Gosman

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

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.

Samuel Johnson

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

Thomas Hardy

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

Thomas Hardy

Disappointment weighs heavy on the pride.

Mike Howerton

Mean spirits under disappointment, like small beer in a thunderstorm always turn sour.

John Randolph

Ones best success comes after their greatest disappointments.

Henry Ward Beecher

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Updated On : March 13, 2013
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