Frustration Quotes

Learning to ignore things is one of the great paths to inner peace.
“Learning to ignore things is one of the great paths to inner peace.”
Breath by breath, let go of fear, expectation, anger, regret, cravings, frustration, fatigue. Let go of the need for approval. Let go of old judgments and opinions. Die to all that, and fly free. Soar in the freedom of desirelessness.
“Breath by breath, let go of fear, expectation, anger, regret, cravings, frustration, fatigue. Let go of the need for approval. Let go of old judgments and opinions. Die to all that, and fly free. Soar in the freedom of desirelessness.”
Frustration stems from focusing on what we don't have. The antidote is appreciating what's already here.
“Frustration stems from focusing on what we don't have. The antidote is appreciating what's already here.”
Stop repeatedly going over the issue that stresses you out, the more you do the worse it will feel.
“Stop repeatedly going over the issue that stresses you out, the more you do the worse it will feel.”
Working without distraction for the first part of your day accomplishes more than an entire interrupted sloppy day.
“Working without distraction for the first part of your day accomplishes more than an entire interrupted sloppy day.”
Take life day by day and be grateful for the little things. Don't get caught up in what you can't control. Accept it and make the best of it.
“Take life day by day and be grateful for the little things. Don't get caught up in what you can't control. Accept it and make the best of it.”
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as if nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is a miracle.
“There are only two ways to live your life. One is as if nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is a miracle.”
Even the strongest feelings expire when ignored and taken for granted.
“Even the strongest feelings expire when ignored and taken for granted.”
Sometimes it takes an overwhelming breakdown to have an undeniable breakthrough.
“Sometimes it takes an overwhelming breakdown to have an undeniable breakthrough.”
In times of great stress or adversity, it's always best to keep busy, to plow your anger and your energy into something positive.
“In times of great stress or adversity, it's always best to keep busy, to plow your anger and your energy into something positive.”
Do not repeat actions that repeatedly took you to despair.
“Do not repeat actions that repeatedly took you to despair.”
Lack of discipline leads to frustration and self-loathing.
“Lack of discipline leads to frustration and self-loathing.”
Never push a loyal person to the point where they no longer care.
“Never push a loyal person to the point where they no longer care.”
You have control over you and that is the only person you can change. When you realize this you will save yourself a lot of frustration.
“You have control over you and that is the only person you can change. When you realize this you will save yourself a lot of frustration.”
Trying to please everyone is a recipe for stress, misery and frustration. Be yourself, it'll be good to know who's down with that.
“Trying to please everyone is a recipe for stress, misery and frustration. Be yourself, it'll be good to know who's down with that.”
Expectation is the mother of all frustration
“Expectation is the mother of all frustration”
Overthinking is not going to make anything better.
“Overthinking is not going to make anything better.”
Sometimes things have to go wrong in order to go right.
“Sometimes things have to go wrong in order to go right.”
If it is important to you, you will find a way. If not, you'll find an excuse.
“If it is important to you, you will find a way. If not, you'll find an excuse.”
Tough situations build strong people.
“Tough situations build strong people.”
Don't mix bad words with your bad mood. You will have many opportunities to change a mood, but you will never get the opportunity to replace the words you spoke.
“Don't mix bad words with your bad mood. You will have many opportunities to change a mood, but you will never get the opportunity to replace the words you spoke.”
Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment.
“Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment.”
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.
“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.”
Sometimes you have to get knocked down lower than you have ever been to stand back up taller than you ever were.
“Sometimes you have to get knocked down lower than you have ever been to stand back up taller than you ever were.”
Don't take your frustrations out on your partner. They should be the one person you can go to and feel at peace.
“Don't take your frustrations out on your partner. They should be the one person you can go to and feel at peace.”
Anger is nothing more than an outward expression of hurt, fear and frustration.
“Anger is nothing more than an outward expression of hurt, fear and frustration.”
You've done it before and you can do it now. See the positive possibilities. Redirect the substantial energy of your frustration and turn it into positive, effective, unstoppable determination.
“You've done it before and you can do it now. See the positive possibilities. Redirect the substantial energy of your frustration and turn it into positive, effective, unstoppable determination.”
We are addicted to our thoughts. We cannot change anything if we cannot change our thinking.
“We are addicted to our thoughts. We cannot change anything if we cannot change our thinking.”
Change is gradual, trying to change too many things at once is what leads to frustration and failure - instead, pick any one particular trait or characteristic that you would like to change and start working specifically on that.
“Change is gradual, trying to change too many things at once is what leads to frustration and failure - instead, pick any one particular trait or characteristic that you would like to change and start working specifically on that.”
Things don't happen for no reason, they happen to teach you something.
“Things don't happen for no reason, they happen to teach you something.”
All frustrations are self-induced. The outside world can invite us to become upset, but we ultimately accept the invitation.
“All frustrations are self-induced. The outside world can invite us to become upset, but we ultimately accept the invitation.”
To conquer frustration, one must remain intensely focused on the outcome, not the obstacles.
“To conquer frustration, one must remain intensely focused on the outcome, not the obstacles.”
When you struggle with your partner, you are struggling with yourself. Every fault you see in them touches a denied weakness in yourself.
“When you struggle with your partner, you are struggling with yourself. Every fault you see in them touches a denied weakness in yourself.”
The more positive emotions you feel, the happier you are. On the other hand, the more you indulge in negative emotions like anger and frustration, the unhappier you are.
“The more positive emotions you feel, the happier you are. On the other hand, the more you indulge in negative emotions like anger and frustration, the unhappier you are.”
Every day, each of us makes a multitude of choices that will impact our lives, the quality of our choices will dictate whether we will struggle in frustration or live an extraordinary life--the life of our dreams.
“Every day, each of us makes a multitude of choices that will impact our lives, the quality of our choices will dictate whether we will struggle in frustration or live an extraordinary life--the life of our dreams.”
One of the greatest sources of insecurity and frustration is our tendency to try and change things that we don't have any control of.
“One of the greatest sources of insecurity and frustration is our tendency to try and change things that we don't have any control of.”
You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it.
“You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it.”
We all face similar setbacks and problems in life. How we decide to react to what is thrown at us is what determines our level or happiness or frustration.
“We all face similar setbacks and problems in life. How we decide to react to what is thrown at us is what determines our level or happiness or frustration.”
Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion. I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning up to do afterward.
“Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion. I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning up to do afterward.”
Don't get frustrated doing continuous efforts, sometimes the last key of the bunch opens the lock.
“Don't get frustrated doing continuous efforts, sometimes the last key of the bunch opens the lock.”
The message of frustration is an exciting signal, it means that your brain believes you could be doing better than you currently are.
“The message of frustration is an exciting signal, it means that your brain believes you could be doing better than you currently are.”
Meet every level of frustration with a greater level of character.
“Meet every level of frustration with a greater level of character.”
Without frustration you will not discover that you might be able to do something on your own. We grow through conflict.
“Without frustration you will not discover that you might be able to do something on your own. We grow through conflict.”
Nothing in the world is worth having or worth doing unless it means effort, pain, difficulty. I have never in my life envied a human being who led an easy life. I have envied a great many people who led difficult lives and led them well.
“Nothing in the world is worth having or worth doing unless it means effort, pain, difficulty. I have never in my life envied a human being who led an easy life. I have envied a great many people who led difficult lives and led them well.”
All successful people learn that success is buried on the other side of frustration.
“All successful people learn that success is buried on the other side of frustration.”
Life is at its best when everything has fallen out of place, and you decide that you're going to fight to get them right, not when everything is going your way and everyone is praising you.
“Life is at its best when everything has fallen out of place, and you decide that you're going to fight to get them right, not when everything is going your way and everyone is praising you.”
It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.
“It is hardly possible to build anything if frustration, bitterness and a mood of helplessness prevail.”
Thoughts that are powered by fear will cause feelings of anxiety, anger or frustration, which will manifest into your life and create negative or bad experiences.
“Thoughts that are powered by fear will cause feelings of anxiety, anger or frustration, which will manifest into your life and create negative or bad experiences.”
Consult not your fears but your hopes and dreams. Think not about your frustrations, but about your unfulfilled potential. Concern yourself not with what you tried and failed in, but with what is still possible for you to do.
“Consult not your fears but your hopes and dreams. Think not about your frustrations, but about your unfulfilled potential. Concern yourself not with what you tried and failed in, but with what is still possible for you to do.”
She was like a drowning person, flailing, reaching for anything that might save her. Her life was an urgent, desperate struggle to justify her life.
“She was like a drowning person, flailing, reaching for anything that might save her. Her life was an urgent, desperate struggle to justify her life.”