Hope Quotes

Edward kennedy - the work goes on, the cause endures, the hope...
Thomas hobbes - appetite, with an opinion of attaining, is called...

Man is a creature of hope and invention, both of which believe the idea that things cannot be changed.
Tom Clancy
You cannot hope to build a better world without improving the individuals. To that end each of us must work for his own improvement, and at the same time share a general responsibility for all humanity, our particular duty being to aid those to whom we think we can be most useful.
Marie Curie
Men and women are limited not by the place of their birth, not by the color of their skin, but by the size of their hope.
John Johnson
It is not for man to rest in absolute contentment. He is born to hopes and aspirations as the sparks fly upward, unless he has brutified his nature and quenched the spirit of immortality which is his portion.
Robert Southey

A strange thing is memory, and hope one looks backward, and the other forward one is of today, the other of tomorrow. Memory is history recorded in our brain, memory is a painter, it paints pictures of the past and of the day.
Anna Mary Robertson Moses
Thomas hardy - the sudden disappointment of a hope leaves a scar...
Hope is not the conviction that something will turn out well but the certainty that something makes sense, regardless of how it turns out.
Vaclav Havel
Cease, every joy, to glimmer on my mind, But leave - - - Oh leave the light of Hope behind.
Thomas Campbell
I take as my guide the hope of a saint in crucial things, unity - In important things, diversity - In all things, generosity.
George Herbert Walker Bush
You can always get the truth from a politician after he has turned seventy, or given up all hope of the Presidency.
Joe Moore
Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul.
Emily Dickinson
The influence of a beautiful, helpful, hopeful character is contagious and may revolutionize a whole town.
Eleanor H. Porte
Be careful to leave your sons well instructed rather than rich, for the hopes of the instructed are better than the wealth of the ignorant.
Epictetus
Hope, like faith, is nothing if it is not courageous it is nothing if it is not ridiculous.
Thornton
I will ignore all ideas for new works on engines of war, the invention of which has reached its limits and for whose improvements I see no further hope.
Sextus Julius Frontinus
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
Learn from the past, Hope for the future, Live in the present.
Ken Lancaste
Arthur Schopenhauer Only he is successful in his business who makes that pursuit which affords him the highest pleasure sustain him.
Henry David Thoreau
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
As great scientists have said and as all children know, it is above all by the imagination that we achieve perception, and compassion, and hope.
Ursula K. LeGuin
Hope is the worst of evils, for it prolongs the torments of man.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
Nothing is as simple as we hope it will be.
Jim Horning
A very small degree of hope is sufficient to cause the birth of love.
Stendhal
It is only by striving for beauty and love In all our relationships, That we can hope to become Guardians of our individual and collective futures.
Roland Stahle
If a million people see my movie, I hope they see a million different movies.
Quentin Tarantino, Referring to the movie Pulp Fiction
We live in a time of such rapid change and growth of knowledge that only he who is in a fundamental sense a scholar - That is, a person who continues to learn and inquire - Can hope to keep pace, let alone play the role of guide.
Nathan M. Pusey
Patience with others is Love, Patience with self is Hope, Patience with God is Faith.
Adel Bestavros
Nothing worth doing is completed in our lifetime therefore, we must be saved by hope. Nothing true or beautiful or good makes complete sense in any immediate context of history therefore, we must be saved by faith. Nothing we do, however virtuous, can be accomplished alone therefore, we are saved by love.
Reinhold Niebuh
There is a greater darkness than the one we fight. It is the darkness of the soul that has lost its way. The war we fight is not against powers and principalities, it is against chaos and despair. Greater than the death of flesh is the death of hope. The death of dreams. Against this peril we can never surrender.
J. Michael Straczynski, Babylon 5 (Television Series)
Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.
Hebrews 11: 1, The Bible (King James Version)
To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival.
Wendell Berry
Memory feeds a culture, nourishes hope and makes a human, human.
Elie Wiesel
I know how men in exile feed on dreams of hope.
Aeschylus, Agamemnon
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
Each time a person stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope, and crossing each other from a million different centers of energy and daring, these ripples build a current that can sweep down the mightiest walls of oppression and resistance.
Robert Francis Kennedy
Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul and sings the tune without the words and never stops at all.
Emily Dickenson
I hope I never get so old I get religious.
Ingmar Bergman
We are long before we are convinced that happiness is never to be found, and each believes it possessed by others, to keep alive the hope of obtaining it for himself.
Aldous Huxley