Hope Quotes

Thomas mann - this was love at first sight, love everlasting a...
Hope is the nurse of misery.
American Prove

Nothing you write, if you hope to be good, will ever come out as you first hoped.
Lillian Hellman
My views and feelings are in favor of the abolition of war - - And I hope it is practicable, by improving the mind and morals of society, to lessen the disposition to war; but of its abolition I despair.
Thomas Jefferson
If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed.
Albert Einstein
Edward m. kennedy, democratic national convention, 1980 - the work goes on, the cause endures, the hope...

You can always get the truth from a politician after he has turned seventy, or given up all hope of the Presidency.
Joe Moore
Women with pasts interest men... they hope history will repeat itself.
Mae West
Ayn rand - when i die, i hope to go to heaven, whatever the...
My country owes me nothing. It gave me, as it gives every boy and girl, a chance. It gave me schooling, independence of action, opportunity for service and honor. In no other land could a boy from a country village, without inheritance or influential friends, look forward with unbounded hope.
Herbert Hoove
My main hope for myself is to be where I am.
Woody Harrelson
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
What is hope? nothing but the paint on the face of Existence; the least touch of truth rubs it off, and then we see what a hollow - Cheeked harlot we have got hold of.
Lord Byron, Letter to Thomas Moore
The miserable have no other medicine But only hope.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
History is moving, and it will tend toward hope, or tend toward tragedy.
George W. Bush
Forgiveness is letting go of the hope that the past can be changed.
Oprah Winfrey
Hope is definitely not the same thing as optimism. It is not the conviction that something will turn out well, but the certainty that something makes sense, regardless of how it turns out.
V? clav Havel, Disturbing the Peace, ch. 5 (1986; tr. 1990).
Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.
Hebrews 11: 1, The Bible (King James Version)
It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.
Robert H. Goddard
Consult not your fears but your hopes and your dreams. Think not about your frustrations, but about your unfulfilled potential. Concern yourself not with what you tried and failed in, but with what it is still possible for you to do.
Pope John XXIII
If I ever do a book on the Amazon, I hope I am able to bring a certain lightheartedness to the subject, in a way that will tell the reader we are going to have fun with this thing.
Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
Hope in reality is the worst of all evils, because it prolongs the torments of man.
Friedrich Nietzsche
At first people refuse to believe that a strange new thing can be done, then they begin to hope that it can be done, then they see that it can be done - - Then it is done and all the world wonders why it was not done centuries ago.
Francis Eliza Hodgson Burnett
The capacity for hope is the most significant fact of life. It provides human beings with a sense of destination and the energy to get started.
Norman Cousins
An occasional lucky guess as to what makes a wife tick is the best a man can hope for, Even then, no sooner has he learned how to cope with the tick than she tocks.
Ogden Nash
Somehow he Tim gets thoughtful sitting by himself so much, and thinks the strangest things you ever heard. He told me, coming home, that he hoped the people saw him in the church, because he was a cripple, and it might be pleasant for them to remember upon Christmas Day, who made lame beggars walk, and blind men see.
Charles Dickens
Hope is the pillar that holds up the world. Hope is the dream of a waking man.
Pliny
Hope is a good breakfast, but it is a bad supper.
Sir Francis Bacon
I am treating you as my friend asking you share my present minuses in the hope I can ask you to share my future pluses.
Katherine Mansfield
Take hope from the heart of man, and you make him a beast of prey.
Quida
Before you give up hope, turn back and read the attacks that were made on Lincoln.
Bruce Barton
I have no faith, very little hope, and as much charity as I can afford.
Thomas H. Huxley
The past is a source of knowledge, and the future is a source of hope. Love of the past implies faith in the future.
Stephen Ambrose, in Fast Company
Hope, like faith, is nothing if it is not courageous it is nothing if it is not ridiculous.
Thornton
Fear less, hope more Whine less, breathe more.
Swedish Prove
Arthur Schopenhauer Only he is successful in his business who makes that pursuit which affords him the highest pleasure sustain him.
Henry David Thoreau
Memory is not so brilliant as hope, but it is more beautiful, and a thousand times as true.
George Dennison Prentice
If there be no great love in the beginning, yet heaven may decrease it upon better acquaintance, when we are married and have more occasion to know one another: I hope, upon familiarity will grow more contempt.
William Shakespeare, "The Merry Wives of Windsor", Act 1 scene 1
Love, unrequited, robs me of my rest Love, hopeless love, my ardent soul encumbers Love, nightmare - Like, lies heavy on my chest, And weaves itself into my midnight slumbers.
William S. Gilbert
Hope itself is a species of happiness, and perhaps, the chief happiness which this world affords.
Samuel Johnson