32 Inspirational Disappointment Quotes With Images

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Here is an inspiring collection of disappointment quotes and sayings with images.

Disappointment Quotes And Sayings

“You’ll end up very disappointed if you grow up thinking everyone has the same heart as you do.” — Unknown

“We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.” — Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Expecting too much can lead to so much disappointment.” — Unknown

“When you have expectations, you are setting yourself up for disappointment.” — Ryan Reynolds

“After being disappointed so many times, you start to lose hope in everything.” — Unknown

Disappointment Quotes And Sayings

“In the midst of my disappointment, I am never defeated. Only given the opportunity to rise again willing to take on new challenges.” — Eleesha

“Sometimes, just when I think I know people, they disappoint me in ways I never thought they could.” — Unknown

“We must all suffer one of two things: the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment.” — Jim Rohn

“Never depend on other people to make you happy because you’ll end up being disappointed as expectations always hurts.” — Unknown

“When things are a disappointment, try not to be so discouraged.” — Carol Burnett

Expecting too much can lead to so much disappointment.

“The simple solution for disappointment depression: Get up and get moving. Physically move. Do. Act. Get going.” — Peter McWilliams

“People who don’t expect justice don’t have to suffer disappointment.” — Isaac Asimov

“Each pain makes you more strong, each betrayal more intelligent, every disappointment more skillful & each experience more wise.” — Unknown

“Disappointment is really just a term for our refusal to look on the bright side.” — Richelle E. Goodrich

“Don’t blame people for disappointing you, blame yourself for expecting too much from them.” — Unknown

One’s best success comes after their greatest disappointments.

“If you expect nothing, you can never be disappointed.” — Tonya Hurley

“Enthusiasm is followed by disappointment and even depression, and then by renewed enthusiasm.” — Murray Gell-Mann

“Sometimes when you get disappointment it makes you stronger.” — David Rudisha

“Nothing hurts more than being disappointed by the person you thought you would never let you down.” — Unknown

“If we will be quiet and ready enough, we shall find compensation in every disappointment.” — Henry David Thoreau

Suspense is worse than disappointment.

“Disenchantment, whether it is a minor disappointment or a major shock, is the signal that things are moving into transition in our lives.” — William Throsby Bridges

“Disappointment is nothing but an eye-opening learning process for your future endeavors.” — Edmond Mbiaka

“One’s best success comes after their greatest disappointments.” — Henry Ward Beecher

“Disappointment to a noble soul is what cold water is to burning metal; it strengthens, tempers, intensifies, but never destroys it.” — Eliza Tabor Stephenson

“The price of excellence is discipline. The cost of mediocrity is disappointment.” — William Arthur

When you have expectations, you are setting yourself up for disappointment.

“Life is a long preparation for something that never happens.” — W.B. Yeats

“Disappointment is just the action of your brain readjusting itself to reality after discovering things are not the way you thought they were.” — Brad Warner

“Don’t let today’s disappointment cast a shadow on tomorrow’s dream.” — Unknown

“Nobody likes being alone that much. I don’t go out of my way to make friends, that’s all. It just leads to disappointment. ” — Haruki Murakami

“Understanding is the key to getting over the disappointment.” — Unknown

“Suspense is worse than disappointment.” — Robert Burns

“Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.” — Alexander Pope

“Disappointment is a quicksand of unreality which does not sink in until you have been sucked in.” — Unknown

“There can be no deep disappointment where there is not deep love.” — Martin Luther King, Jr.

“I came in with Halley’s Comet in 1835. It is coming again next year, and I expect to go out with it. It will be the greatest disappointment of my life if I don’t go out with Halley’s Comet. The Almighty has said, no doubt: ‘Now here are these two unaccountable freaks; they came in together, they must go out together.’” — Mark Twain

“There is just so much hurt, disappointment, and oppression one can take… The line between reason and madness grows thinner.” — Rosa Parks

“In England, an inventor is regarded almost as a crazy man, and in too many instances, invention ends in disappointment and poverty. In America, an inventor is honoured, help is forthcoming, and the exercise of ingenuity, the application of science to the work of man, is there the shortest road to wealth.” — Oscar Wilde

“A particularly beautiful woman is a source of terror. As a rule, a beautiful woman is a terrible disappointment.” — Carl Jung

“When people get married because they think it’s a long-time love affair, they’ll be divorced very soon, because all love affairs end in disappointment. But marriage is a recognition of a spiritual identity.” — Joseph Campbell

“My mother was a powerful influence. She made me toe the line. If I didn’t have a perfect report card, she showed her disappointment.” — Ruth Bader Ginsburg

“Depression begins with disappointment. When disappointment festers in our soul, it leads to discouragement.” — Joyce Meyer

“Maturity is a bitter disappointment for which no remedy exists, unless laughter could be said to remedy anything.” — Kurt Vonnegut

“My greatest disappointment is that I believe that those of us who went through the war and tried to write about it, about their experience, became messengers. We have given the message, and nothing changed.” — Elie Wiesel

“As someone who has faced as much disappointment as most people, I’ve come to trust not that events will always unfold exactly as I want, but that I will be fine either way.” — Marianne Williamson

“I often feel I’m a disappointment to people because they expect me to be the guy in the books. When I sit next to someone at a dinner party I can see they expect me to be quick and witty, and I’m not at all.” — Bill Bryson

“Cynicism stems from disappointment. Cynical and faithless people were not always like that. They were filled with possibilities and hope as kids. But they tried and perhaps failed.” — Robin S. Sharma

“True, foolish risks can lead to difficult consequences. But having said that, don’t be so scared of failure and disappointment that you fail to dream.” — Robin S. Sharma

“America is a great disappointment to me. As I said in one of my books, other societies create civilisations; we build shopping malls.” — Bill Bryson

“I think childhood is, generally speaking, a preparation for disappointment.” — Seamus Heaney

“There’s always failure. And there’s always disappointment. And there’s always loss. But the secret is learning from the loss, and realizing that none of those holes are vacuums.” — Michael J. Fox

“Without transformation, you can assume you’re at a high moral, spiritual level just because you call yourself Lutheran or Methodist or Catholic. I think my great disappointment as a priest has been to see how little actual spiritual curiosity there is in so many people.” — Richard Rohr

“I am afraid I am a constant disappointment to my party. The fact of the matter is, the longer I am president the less of a party man I seem to become.” — William Howard Taft

“Landscape photography is the supreme test of the photographer – and often the supreme disappointment.” — Ansel Adams

“For a while, I thought the great disappointment of my life was that I don’t have a family of my own. Then it dawned on me: That’s not what I think; that’s what married people think.” — Lewis Black

“Our thoughts about an event can have a dramatic effect on how we go through the event itself. When our expectations are low, it’s easy to be pleasantly surprised. When they’re not, we’re vulnerable to painful disappointment. Because of this, many people spend a good deal of effort trying to avoid developing high hopes about anything.” — Martha Beck

“This is a day of little faith – of few convictions – a day when men seem to have no great causes and no great passions. So in frustration, in disappointment, they are inclined to say, ‘You can’t change human nature.’ It is true that we cannot change human nature. But God can.” — Peter Marshall

“Disappointment is inevitable. But to become discouraged, there’s a choice I make. God would never discourage me. He would always point me to himself to trust him. Therefore, my discouragement is from Satan. As you go through the emotions that we have, hostility is not from God, bitterness, unforgiveness, all of these are attacks from Satan.” — Charles Stanley

“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.” — Paul Wellstone

“The very first time a politician puts you in his target is sometimes a disappointment, because perhaps you thought you were friends and getting along well… But it is not something that you dwelled on. At least, I did not.” — Walter Cronkite

“I am deeply aware of the disappointment and hurt that my infidelity has caused to so many people, most of all my wife and children.” — Tiger Woods

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