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Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed
by the things 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.
- widely misattributed to Mark Twain
A pessimist is never disappointed.
- Jack Cleary
Inside every cynical person,
there is a disappointed idealist.
- George Carlin
Love comes to those who still hope
even though they've been disappointed,
to those who still believe
even though they've been betrayed,
to those who still love
even though they've been hurt before.
It is much more painful to have lost
something you thought you had,
than never to have had it at all.
If feels as if our trust was dashed.
We are disappointed and we are angry;
but not quite sure at who to direct our anger.
Someone, perhaps "the system," perhaps God,
should have done better.
Most of all we are angry at ourselves -
even though we did our best -
and we are afraid.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie
You may be disappointed if you fail,
but you are doomed if you don't try.
- Beverly Sills
Pitiful is the person who is afraid of taking risks.
Perhaps this person will never
be disappointed or disillusioned;
perhaps she won't suffer the way
people do when they have a dream to follow.
But when the person looks back -
and at some point everyone look back -
she will hear her heart, saying,
"What have you done with the miracles
that God planted in your days?
What have you done with the talents
God bestowed on you?"
- Paulo Coelho
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The more you expect, the more you get disappointed in life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie
Friendship is certainly the finest balm
for the pangs of disappointed love.
- Jane Austen
Blessed is he who expects nothing,
for he shall never be disappointed.
- Alexander Pope
Anger is something that each one of us has experienced -
some of us only occasionally, some almost daily.
Can we eliminate all anger? Probably not.
We will always have expectations,
and those expectations will often be unmet.
Disappointment is the principle cause of anger.
When we are disappointed, we look for someone to blame.
Declaring someone to be at fault is the nature of anger.
Anger is always directed at someone -
possibly toward God or the non-specific "they,"
but at some animate entity.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie
I had no inducement to proceed further into the interior.
I had been sufficiently disappointed in the termination of this excursion,
and the track before me was still less inviting.
- Charles Sturt
Don't remember me as too nice or beautiful or funny,
because then you'll be disappointed.
- Celia Johnson
What had disappointed me at the time of the last tour,
was to go on a worldwide tour, we were at some incredible
places and we couldn't enjoy it,
hadn't the time.
- Ed O'Brien
Hard disks have disappointed me more than most technologies.
- Steve Wozniak
I was rather disappointed, because the one thing I
wanted to gain from that opportunity was to add something to his music,
and have him add something to mine.
- Michael Nyman
I was actually a bit disappointed about the amount of sex in the show.
I think Backus should get out a bit more,
get a relationship, perhaps make her a lesbian.
- Lexa Doig
It's heartbreaking but we're trying to get over it.
As disappointed as we were, I think that somehow you
have to find a way to think that it happened for a reason.
- Caroline Dhavernas
When I see professional clowns, mimes,
or people who makes ballon animals, I think of their
relatives and how disappointed they must be.
- Jimmy Fallon
It is foolish to pretend that one is fully recovered
from a disappointed passion.
Such wounds always leave a scar.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
I don't think success arrives and you're suddenly happy.
It's not like that.
If people think that they'll be very disappointed.
- Michael Hutchence
It was wonderful to play such a part,
but I was disappointed with the picture.
- Herbert Lom
I'm really disappointed at every event if I don't do
less than what I wanted to do.
- Shaun White
I'm very disappointed with the McCain campaign.
In my opinion, it was inept.
- Paul Broun
Only a few millionaires with wet bottoms were very disappointed.
- Tom Callahan
What happened was very sad.
Mr. Lacey told the staff that he was disappointed and
appalled that the front of the book was all commentary
and that he wanted hard news.
- Sydney Schanberg
I probably would have voted against Justice Thomas,
and, and, and I've been disappointed by what Justice Roberts has done.
- Michael Bennett
I guess I harboured hopes that things would happen more quickly,
but I'm not disappointed.
- Jerry Greenfield
They gave me away as a prize once - a Win Tony Curtis
For A Weekend competition.
The woman who won was disappointed.
She'd hoped for second prize - a new stove.
- Tony Curtis
One often forms a mental image of an artist through
his work and is often disappointed on meeting him.
- Alun Hoddinott
I'm just deeply disappointed that once again we may
have to settle for the lesser of two evils.
- Howard Dean
I continue to be disappointed that people don't try
and diversify the kind of work they are doing in comics.
- Harvey Pekar
It's always good to have no expectations when you see a film.
Then you can be pleasantly disappointed or surprised.
- Bill Paxton
Like all New York hotel lady cashiers she had red hair
and had been disappointed in her first husband.
- Al Capp
I knew I was coming home, I thought they would consider acquittal,
I was disappointed that they didn't.
- Louise Woodward
I would be terribly disappointed if anything would
get in the way of my being cast in something,
or if performances were canceled.
It was a fix that I obviously needed.
- Trevor Nunn
The man for whom time stretches out painfully is one waiting in vain,
disappointed at not finding tomorrow already continuing yesterday.
- Theodor Adorno
I was very disappointed that so much of the work I
did on The Haunted Mansion didn't arrive in the final cut.
- Terence Stamp
When you have put all your faith in man and continue to be disappointed,
don't you hope there is something out of there that is not of human element?
- Natalie Cole
You'll never be disappointed if you always keep an
eye on uncharted territory,
where you'll be challenged and growing and having fun.
- Kirstie Alley
We are born crying, live complaining,
and die disappointed.
- Thomas Fuller
When you are coming out, you say it's for you.
But when everybody says it's not OK,
it becomes about that rather than about you.
It disappointed me.
- Anne Heche
It got to be so easy that I was actually disappointed.
- Kelli White
Now my way of doing it is I always get disappointed,
but there's always a level of high quality.
- Andrea Martin
I am disappointed in the music business,
I feel like a lot of people in the music business are phoney,
there's a lot of people who will abuse and take my kindness.
- Blu Cantrell
I'm surprised and disappointed in American culture.
- Tabitha Soren
Blessed is the man who expects nothing,
for he shall never be disappointed was the ninth beatitude.
- Alexander Pope
When we win, I'm so happy I eat a lot.
When we lose, I'm so depressed, I eat a lot.
When we're rained out, I'm so disappointed I eat a lot.
- Tommy Lasorda
I was slightly disappointed, but also encouraged,
because I put myself in position to win a major,
which is all even Tiger says he tries to do.
- Stuart Appleby
I was disappointed not to be able to interview Mr. Clinton.
I met him two years ago.
I was looking forward to talking with him about issues
from Africa to terrorism.
- Jonathan Dimbleby
Certainly Dracula did bring a hell of a lot of joy
to a hell of a lot of women.
And if this erotic quality hadn't come out we'd have been very disappointed.
- Terence Fisher
Expect people to be better than they are;
it helps them to become better.
But don't be disappointed when they are not;
it helps them to keep trying.
- Merry Browne
For, he that expects nothing shall not be disappointed,
but he that expects much - if he lives and uses that in hand day by day -
shall be full to running over.
- Edgar Cayce
I am disappointed and disturbed by both the NFL and the Dodgers -
but much more by the Dodgers.
- Zev Yaroslavsky
In nine times out of ten, the slanderous tongue belongs
to a disappointed person.
- George Bancroft
We don't get groupies, well I don't see them,
That was something that I always looked forward to
and am constantly disappointed by the lack of!
- Mark Webber
If you're expecting an intellectual film,
then you will be disappointed.
- Barry Pepper
I'm disappointed in acting as a craft.
I want everything to go back to Orson Welles and fake
noses and changing your voice.
It's become so much about personality.
- Spencer Tracy
We would be there for Canada, part of our family.
That is why so many in the United States are disappointed
and upset that Canada is not fully supporting us now.
- Paul Cellucci
When a singer leaves a band, I believe the band loses
something creatively and the fans are disappointed too.
- Ben Jackson
I think that if you idealise someone for so long,
they can only disappoint and I wouldn't want to be
disappointed by those people.
- Jane Horrocks
I got disappointed in human nature as well and gave
it up because I found it too much like my own.
- J. P. Donleavy
I don't care about Will Smith, I don't want to.
- Robert Conrad
Every time I show up to do something here it's considered a comeback.
If I came into town and they didn't call it that,
I'd be disappointed.
- Sheena Easton
I was really disappointed that Warner Bros.
didn't think highly enough of my film or my filmmaking
to ask me to make the new Superman.
- Richard Donner
Or he can work it out as a metrical and formal exercise,
but he will be disappointed in its content.
The New Year's prospect fairly chills his daunting breast.
- John C. Ransom
I think we could have done a lot more great music,
so I was disappointed that we didn't continue making records and touring,
but it's hard to argue with 10 good years.
- Jerry Harrison
I am extremely disappointed by the actions of the 9/11 commission.
- Curt Weldon
So we are disappointed that some of our closest allies,
including Canada, have not agreed with us on the urgent
need for this military action against Iraq.
- Paul Cellucci
I was very disappointed that Denzel didn't win Best
Actor for The Hurricane because I thought he deserved it.
- Norman Jewison
Can you blame them? We have to filter so much information these days.
But it does make it difficult for an artist.
I'm 46 years old now.
I've had a lot of life experience and my voice has changed.
People who expect the same old me are bound to be disappointed.
- Kathy Mattea
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