Quotes by disappointment
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American author and cartoonist 1933-
I am eagerly awaiting my next disappointment.
American motivational speaker, author and radio DJ 1945-
Anytime you suffer a setback or disappointment, put your head down and plow ahead.
English writer 1709-1784
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.
American church figure and author 1951-
A lot of spiritual gains come through pain, hurt, struggle, confusion and disappointment.Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
American singer, songwriter and guitarist 1976-
A lot of the material is about the inevitable disappointment people feel as they move through life, and things don't feel the way they expect. No experience will ever match up to the idealized version in your mind.Source: The Meaning Of Life
Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst 1875-1961
A particularly beautiful woman is a source of terror. As a rule, a beautiful woman is a terrible disappointment.
American writer 1902-1983
Disappointment is a sort of bankruptcy - the bankruptcy of a soul that expends too much in hope and expectation.
English writer 1709-1784
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.
American Author, Presidential Speechwriter 1950-
Don't fall in love with politicians, they're all a disappointment. They can't help it, they just are.
American comic actor 1895-1977
I married your mother because I wanted children, imagine my disappointment when you came along.
English comedian, musician and actor 1965-
I'm English, and as such I crave disappointment. I actively seek it out.Source: Part Troll
American author and professor
I'm interested in the hope we invest in science, and the disappointment we can feel when science flattens, or 'explains,' the larger mysteries of religion.
English composer, conductor, and pianist
It is cruel, you know, that music should be so beautiful. It has the beauty of loneliness of pain: of strength and freedom. The beauty of disappointment and never-satisfied love. The cruel beauty of nature and everlasting beauty of monotony.
American landscape photographer and environmentalist 1902-1984
Landscape photography is the supreme test of the photographer - and often the supreme disappointment.
American former astronaut, engineer and fighter 1930-
My first biography written in '73 was not 'Journey To The Moon.' It was 'Return To Earth.' Because for me, that was the more difficult task - disappointment.