Disappointment Quotes - Page 4

“When you find your path, you must not be afraid. You need to have sufficient courage to make mistakes. Disappointment, defeat, and despair are the tools God uses to show us the way.”

– Paulo Coelho

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

– Tonya Hurley

“It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.”

– William Blake

“We ruined each other by being together. We destroyed each other’s dreams.”

– Kate Chisman

“There’s an epigram tacked to my office bulletin board, pinched from a magazine — “Wanting to meet an author because you like his work is like wanting to meet a duck because you like pâté.”

– Margaret Atwood

“You must make a decision that you are going to move on. It wont happen automatically. You will have to rise up and say, ‘I don’t care how hard this is, I don’t care how disappointed I am, I’m not going to let this get the best of me. I’m moving on with my life.”

– Joel Osteen

“The strength of a love is always misjudged if we evaluate it by its immediate cause and not the stress that went before it, the dark and hollow space full of disappointment and loneliness that precedes all the great events in the heart’s history.”

– Stefan Zweig

“Life is a long preparation for something that never happens.”

– W.B. Yeats

“Look. I have a strategy. Why expect anything? If you don’t expect anything, you don’t get disappointed.”

– Patricia McCormick

“Never marry at all, Dorian. Men marry because they are tired, women, because they are curious: both are disappointed.”

– Oscar Wilde

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”

– H. Jackson Brown Jr.