Quotes on Disappointment

Lovers may be - and indeed generally are - enemies, but they never can be friends, because there must always be a spice of jealousy and a something of Self in all their speculations.
Lord Byron

Jealousy Wisdom

A woman has got to love a bad man once or twice in her life to be thankful for a good one.
Mae West


Real love is a pilgrimage. It happens when there is no strategy, but it is very rare because most people are strategists.
Anita Brookner

Despondency Wisdom

One heartbreak is like a thousand lessons.
Loving again is learning them.

Sandra McKendry

Lost love Wisdom

Romantic love is an illusion. Most of us discover this truth at the end of a love affair or else when the sweet emotions of love lead us into marriage and then turn down their flames.
Thomas Moore

Despondency Lost love

Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don't know how to replenish its source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of withering, of tarnishing.
Anais Nin

Lost love Wisdom

Love is the delusion that one woman differs from another.
Henry Louis Mencken


No one has ever loved anyone the way everyone wants to be loved.
Mignon McLaughlin

Desire Despondency

True love is like ghosts, which everyone talks about and few have seen.
La Rochefoucauld


Love is always open arms. If you close your arms about love you will find that you are left holding only yourself.
Leo Buscaglia

Lost love Wisdom

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