Life can be hard and disappointing, but it is also beautiful. Disappointment quotes remind us to keep going in the face of failure.
Disappointment is a part of life, and it can be difficult to go through. It’s natural for us to feel frustrated and angry after experiencing an emotional setback.
The good news is that disappointment leads to personal growth. With the right perspective and actions, you will find that you actually had a lot of success in the disappointments you’ve experienced before.
And with each new experience, you get better and better at dealing with feelings of sadness, frustration, or anger. Achieving balance between successes and setbacks is what will help you become a more successful person.
Here are some quotes about disappointment to motivate you to do better next time:
Inspiring Disappointment Quotes
The strongest people have a past filled with chaos, heartbreak, and disappointment.
A burning desire to be or do something gives us staying power a reason to get up every morning or to pick ourselves up and start in again after a disappointment. – Marsha Sinetar
Don’t ever let a bad day make you feel like you’ll have a bad life. – Unknown
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.
We must accept finite disappointment but never lose infinite hope. – MLK Jr
High expectations lead to higher disappointments.
One’s best success comes after their greatest disappointments. – Henry Ward Beecher
When you have expectations, you are setting yourself up for disappointment. – Ryan Reynolds
Every disappointment gives you the opportunity to make another appointment. – Unknown
One minute of sincere gratitude can wash away a lifetime’s disappointments. – Silvia Hartmann
Sometimes, just when I think I know people, they disappoint me in ways I never thought they could. – Unknown
You will end up really disappointed if you think people will do for you as you do for them. Not everyone has the same heart as you.
Disappointment is simply a dream that doesn’t want to become a reality. – Richard Wilkins
Never depend on other people to make you happy because you’ll end up being disappointed as expectations always hurt. – Unknown
Sometimes God will place a wall on your path to force you to go in another direction. – Suzy Kassem
After being disappointed so many times, you start to lose hope in everything. – Unknown
Having great expectations can lead to greater disappointment.
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
Sad Disappointed Quotes
I really don’t hate you. I’m just disappointed that you wound up turning into everything you said that you would never be.
Life will throw many obstacles onto our life path that will make us sad or disappointed at times. Dealing positively with these obstacles is what makes the difference between them turning into worse states or being overcome. – Jonny Oates
If you’re born sad it’s not your fault, but if you die with disappointment it’s your fault.
Sorry for being your disappointment I didn’t know you cared so much.
She is always sad. Or disappointed, or shocked, or Unaware. Not becoming of a Senator.
Anytime you suffer a setback or disappointment, put your head down and plow ahead.
God makes life fertile by disappointments, as he makes the ground fertile by frosts.
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. – Robert Kiyosaki
The more loyal you are to everyone, the more you will be disappointed with how people are selfish.
Adults tend to repress their pleasure. Sad to say, I think we become adults only through disappointment, grief, and lies. So of course gradually we become tough, less sensitive. – Jean Louis Gassee
Don’t let today’s disappointments cast a shadow on tomorrow’s dreams.
Disappointment is nothing but an eye-opening learning process for your future endeavors.
I’m sad, hurt, angry, mad, disappointed. But you know what? I will put on a happy face and move on. It will hurt but I will survive.
Disappointment is a sort of bankruptcy – the bankruptcy of a soul that expends too much in hope and expectation. – Eric Hoffer
Disappointments are a result of failed expectations. To have fewer disappointments, either expect less from other people or demand more from yourself. – Kevin Ngo
Relationship Disappointment Quotes For Him and Her
Nothing hurts more than being disappointed by the person you thought would never hurt you.
Once You Feel You Are Avoided By Someone, Never Disturb Them Again.
When you don’t get a role or when a relationship ends, with every disappointment… this is worth remembering.
Love comes to those who still hope after disappointment, who still believe after betrayal, and who still love after they’ve been hurt.
The degree of suffering we experience is determined by our relationship to pain and sickness and disappointment and loss. – Kathleen Dowling Singh
Nothing is perfect in love. If you expect it to be, better be ready for disappointment.
If God allowed your relationship to end, then he has something bigger planned. Don’t focus on disappointment, focus on God.
The best way to avoid disappointment is to not expect anything from anyone.
So much of our disappointment in relationships is not because we have an unrealistic view of others, but because we have a distorted view of ourselves. – PaulTripp
Some may say never to get your hopes up.
Stop allowing others to make you disappointed in a relationship.
Don’t bother explaining – I’ve heard all the excuses and the trouble is most of them are true. – John Brunner
And if you couldn’t heal yourself in a relationship, you always have your friends.
Don’t let disappointment be the measure of your relationship with a person. Let trust be the measure. – Nicole Williams
Everyone has their first date and the object is to hide your flaws. And then you’re in a relationship, and it’s all about hiding your disappointment. And then, once you’re married, it’s about hiding your sins. – Joss Whedon
Friendship Disappointment Quotes
No person is your friend who demands your silence or denies your right to grow. – Alice Walker
People can disappoint you or they can surprise you.
Your experiences will be yours alone. But truth and best friendship will rarely if ever disappointed you. – Anne Lamott
Disappointment is not the end. A dream, a goal, a friendship may have died, but that’s going to give birth to the new thing God wants to do. God has to shut a door before He can open a new door.
Friends are readily disappointed by the size of my closet and I thought it was big. – Sarah Jessica Parker
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.
Friendship is certainly the finest balm for the pangs of disappointed love. – Jane Austen
Admittedly, I have never experienced a great love or extraordinary friendship, but that is because I never met a man or woman worthy of it.
I think that the only reason why people hold onto memories so tight, for so long is because memories are the only things that don’t change, even when people do.
Lovers have a right to betray your friends don’t.