“To demand promises is to invite disappointment”― Jonathan Auxier, The Night Gardener
People will disappoint–and I’m a people too.
“What had the preschool teachers said to her and Whit about dealing with children with strong personalities?” “Exercise their disappointment muscles.” Sonja Yoerg, True Places
“As sure as water’s wet and days are long and a friend will always disappoint you in the end.” Neil Gaiman, American Gods
“We believed the force of our love would right all wrongs.” “But sometimes love isn’t enough,” Susan Rebecca White, A Place at the Table