Hope Quotes

George dennison prentice - memory is not so brilliant as hope, but it is...
So long as faith with freedom reigns And loyal hope survives, And gracious charity remains To leaven lowly lives; While there is one untrodden tract For intellect or will, And men are free to think and act, Life is worth living still.
Alfred Austin

An atheist is one who hopes the Lord will do nothing to disturb his disbelief.
Franklin P. Jones
He who has never hoped can never despair.
George Bernard Shaw
Martin luther king jr. - we must accept finite disappointment, but never...
Love lives on hope, and dies when hope is dead It is a flame which sinks for lack of fuel.
Charles Caleb Colton

Do not... hope wholly to reason away your troubles do not feed them with attention, and they will die imperceptibly away. Fix your thoughts upon your business, fill your intervals with company, and sunshine will again break in upon your mind.
Samuel Johnson
Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, represents, in the final analysis, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, who are cold and are not clothed. This world in arms is not spending money alone. It is spending the sweat of its laborers, the genius of its scientists, the hopes of its children.
Dwight D. Eisenhowe
If we could only share our hopes, our dreams, our disappointments, our fears, our achievements, and our discoveries.... the world would be a little kinder and a lot more forgiving.
Robert Anthony, Great American Poets 2002
I often wonder whether we do not rest our hopes too much upon constitutions, upon laws and upon courts. These are false hopes believe me, these are false hopes. Liberty lies in the hearts of men and women when it dies there, no constitution, no law, no court can save it...
Learned Hand
The grand essentials of happiness are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Allan K. Chalmers
Hope smiles on the threshold of the year to come, whispering that it will be happier.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Change has a considerable psychological impact on the human mind. To the fearful it is threatening because it means that things may get worse. To the hopeful it is encouraging because things may get better. To the confident it is inspiring because the challenge exists to make things better.
King Whitney Jr.
Where there is no hope, there can be no endeavor.
Johnson
Nothing you write, if you hope to be good, will ever come out as you first hoped.
Lillian Hellman
Exiles feed on hope.
Aeschylus
I hope they never find out that lightning has a lot of vitamins in it, because do you hide from it or not.
Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
Helen Kelle
Oft expectation fails, and most oft where most it promises; and oft it hits where hope is coldest; and despair most sits.
William Shakespeare
Let us think of education as the means of developing our greatest abilities, because in each of us there is a private hope and dream which, fulfilled, can be translated into benefit for everyone and greater strength for our nation.
John F. Kennedy
Yesterday is a dream, tomorrow but a vision. But today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness, and every tomorrow a vision of hope. Look well, therefore to this day.
Sanskrit Prove
He who despairs over an event is a coward, but he who holds hope for the human condition is a fool.
Albert Camus
If you wish to succeed in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother, and hope your guardian genius.
Joseph Addison
You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and you impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.
Woodrow Wilson
I? m searching through all that has ever been hoped, in praise of what can never be known.
Real Live Preacher, RealLivePreacher. com Weblog, February 13, 2004
American women expect to find in their husbands a perfection that English women only hope to find in their butlers.
W. Somerset Maugham
One ought to seek out virtue for its own sake, without being influenced by fear or hope, or by any external influence. Moreover, that in that does happiness consist.
Diogenes Laertius, Zeno
Appetite, with an opinion of attaining, is called hope the same, without such opinion, despair.
Thomas Hobbes
The question was put to him, what hope is and his answer was, The dream of a waking man.
Laertius Diogenes
He who desires nothing, hopes for nothing, and is afraid of nothing, cannot be an artist.
Anton Pavlovich Chekhov
Hope is the thing with feathers - - That perches in the soul - - And sings the tune without words - - And never stops, at all.
Emily Elizabeth Dickinson
Everything that is done in the world is done by hope.
Martin Luthe
Where the world ceases to be the scene of our personal hopes and wishes, where we face it as free beings admiring, asking and observing, there we enter the realm of Art and Science.
Albert Einstein
Women with pasts interest men... they hope history will repeat itself.
Mae West
He who does not hope to win has already lost.
Jose Joaquin de Olmedo
Inventions reached their limit long ago, and I see no hope for further development.
Julius Frontinus, 1st century A. D.
Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.
Anon.
Hope is the companion of power, and mother of success; for who so hopes strongly has within him the gift of miracles.
Samuel Smiles
When I die, I hope to go to Heaven, whatever the Hell that is.
Ayn Rand
All of us can think of a book... that we hope none of our children have taken off the shelf. But if I have the right to remove that book from the shelf - That work I abhor - Then you also have exactly the same right and so does everyone else. And then we have no books left on the shelf for any of us.
Katherine Paterson