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I wish President Obama had succeeded because I want America to succeed. But his promises gave way to disappointment and division. This isn't something we have to accept. Now is the moment when we can do something. With your help we will do something.
First love is first love, first marriage is first marriage, disappointment is disappointment.
If I had my way, if I was lucky enough, if I could be on the brink my entire life - that great sense of expectation and excitement without the disappointment - that would be the perfect state.
The more we shelter children from every disappointment, the more devastating future disappointments will be.
Fred G. Gosman
Newspapers always excite curiosity. No one ever puts one down without the feeling of disappointment.
Most of us women like men, you know; it's just that we find them a constant disappointment.
How disappointment tracks the steps of hope.
Letitia Elizabeth Landon
Kids now are so used to surround sound and the power in theater speakers, that the concert hall is a disappointment to them.
David Ogden Stiers
A father's disappointment can be a very powerful tool.
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.
Disappointment is an endless wellspring of comedy inspiration.
I don't feel a lack of hope. It's just disappointment that after all these years we're still fighting meaningless wars for a handful of people.
I don't know what to say to that, but I have to agree with Johnny that, yeah, we do touch upon things that most men would rather not admit: That we feel pain, we cry, get sad and sometimes don't deal well with disappointment.
The satirical direction I have chosen is an indication of my disappointment in man, which is the opposite way of saying that I have high expectations for the human race.
What keeps me going is a constant sense of disappointment with what I've already done.
Discord or jealousy inhibits the ability of the Holy Ghost to teach us and inhibits our ability to receive light and truth. And the feelings of disappointment that invariably follow are the seeds of greater discord and faultfinding among those who expected a learning experience that did not come.
Henry B. Eyring
To my great disappointment, it appears that the politics of division are making a big comeback. Many Americans share my disappointment - especially those who were filled with great hope a few years ago, when then-Senator Obama announced his candidacy in Springfield, Illinois.
No, only disappointment in myself on those occasions I didn't manage to rise to the occasion as I felt I should've done. I can always see how to do it, and then the challenge is, Can I manage that each and every day?
Evil lurks where disappointment lodges.
Parents are sometimes a bit of a disappointment to their children. They don't fulfill the promise of their early years.
I don't think it was a surprise that I ended up as an actor, and it was anything but a disappointment.
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.
America is a great disappointment to me. As I said in one of my books, other societies create civilisations; we build shopping malls.
I think childhood is, generally speaking, a preparation for disappointment.
There's a lot of talk about the positive aspects of love. We as a society downplay the danger, the anxiety, and the disappointment. We romanticize romance.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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