39 Frustration Quotes

  • You’re frustrated because you keep waiting for the blooming of flowers of which you have yet to sow the seeds.- Steve Maraboli

 

  • Frustration is the compost from which the mushrooms of creativity grow. – Tumerica

 

  • Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion…..I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning up to do afterward. – Kurt Vonnegut

 

  • At one point he decided enough was enough. – Steven Wright

 

  • To conquer frustration, one must remain intensely focused on the outcome, not the obstacles. – T.F. Hodge

 

  • A sense of humor is God’s antidote for anger and frustration. – Rick Warren

 

  • All that is necessary to break the spell of inertia and frustration is to — act as if it were impossible to fail. – Dorothea Brande

 

  • Frustration, although quite painful at times, is a very positive and essential part of success. – Bo Bennett

 

  • In times of great stress or adversity, it’s always best to keep busy, to plow your anger and your energy into something positive. – Lee Iacocca

 

  • Frustration is commonly the difference between what you would like to be and what you are willing to sacrifice to become what you would like to be. – Unknown

 

  • Is there no way out of the mind. – Sylvia Plath

 

  • It’s a lack of clarity that creates chaos and frustration. Those emotions are poison to any living goal. – Steve Maraboli

 

  • Success is not built on success. It’s built on failure. It’s built on frustration. Sometimes its built on catastrophe. – Sumner Redstone

 

  • People need trouble — a little frustration to sharpen the spirit on, toughen it. – William Faulkner

 

  • Expectation is the mother of all frustration. – Antonio Banderas

 

  • Frustration is the wet nurse of violence. – David Abrahansen

 

  • Explain your anger instead of expressing it, and you’ll find solutions instead of arguments.- Unknown

 

  • Consider how hard it is to change yourself and you’ll understand what little chance you have in trying to change others. – Tom Robbins

 

  • Buddha’s doctrine: Man suffers because of his craving to possess and keep forever things which are essentially impermanent… this frustration of the desire to possess is the immediate cause of suffering. – Alan Watts

 

  • It is the awareness of unfulfilled desires which gives a nation the feeling that it has a mission and a destiny. – Eric Hoffer

 

  • Motivation without mobilization means only frustration. – Nido Qubein

 

  • Frustration is an indication of lack of faith and trust in the Lord. – Bible

 

  • It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail. – Lech Walesa

 

  • Frustration is not a good enough reason to stop trying….death is. – Sameh Elsayed

 

  • Every thought derives from a thwarted sensation. – E. M. Cioran

 

  • I have had just about all I can take of myself. – S. N. Behrman

 

  • No matter how discouraged we get, God has not asked us to do the impossible. – George Grace

 

  • Frustration is the first step toward improvement…It’s only when I face frustration and use it to fuel my dedication that I feel myself moving forward. – John Bingham

 

  • Frustration is a very positive sign. It means that the solution to your problem is within range, but what you’re currently doing isn’t working, and you need to change your approach in order to achieve your goal. – Anthony Robbins

 

  • When you are angry or frustrated, what comes out? Whatever it is, it’s a good indication of what you’re made of. – H. Jackson Brown

 

  • But better die than live mechanically a life that is a repetition of repetitions. – D. H. Lawrence

 

  • Hope fills the holes of my frustration in my heart. – Emanuel Cleaver

 

  • The torment of human frustration, whatever its immediate cause, is the knowledge that the self is in prison, its vital force and ”mangled mind” leaking away in lonely, wasteful self-conflict. – Elizabeth Drew

 

  • Our frustration is greater when we have much and want more than when we have nothing and want some. We are less dissatisfied when we lack many things than when we seem to lack but one thing. – Eric Hoffer

 

  • All successful people learn that success is buried on the other side of frustration. – Tony Robbins

frustration quotes

  • You throw the sand against the wind; And the wind blows it back again. – William Blake

 

  • I was very sensitive, so when sensitivity has no place to go, it’s often turned into anger or frustration. – Sam Levinson

 

  • I’ve come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy. – Anthony Robbins

 

  • The people sometimes who are closest to us are the ones who bear the brunt of our frustration. – Lynn Nottage