We must accept finite
disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Never talk defeat. Use words like hope, belief,
Norman Vincent Peale
Practice hope. As hopefulness becomes a habit,
you can achieve a permanently happy spirit.
Norman Vincent Peale
Hope is always available to us. When we feel
defeated, we need only take a deep breath and say, "Yes,"
and hope will reappear.
We live by admiration, hope and love.
We judge of man's wisdom by his hope.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Man is a creature of hope and invention, both of
which belie the idea that things cannot be changed.
The very least you can do in your life is to
figure out what you hope for. And the most you can do is
live inside that hope. Not admire it from a distance but
live right in it, under its roof.
Hope is the last thing that dies in man; and
though it be exceedingly deceitful, yet it is of this good
use to us, that while we are traveling through life it
conducts us in an easier and more pleasant way to our
François de la Rochefoucauld
He who does not hope to win has already lost.
Jose Joaquin Olmedo
When you do nothing, you feel overwhelmed and
powerless. But when you get involved, you feel the sense of
hope and accomplishment that comes from knowing you are
working to make things better.
Pauline R. Kezer
"Hope" is the thing with feathers-- That perches
in the soul-- And sings the tune without the words-- And
never stops--at all
Hope, deceitful as it is, serves at least to lead
us to the end of our lives by an agreeable route.
François Duc de La Rochefoucauld
Once you choose hope, anything's possible.
Hope is the only universal liar who never loses
his reputation for veracity.
Robert G. Ingersoll
is some extraordinary spiritual grace that God gives us to
control our fears, not to oust them.
In reality, hope is the worst of all evils,
because it prolongs man's torments.
Friedrich Nietzsche, Human, All Too Human, 1878
When the world says, "Give up,"
Hope whispers, "Try it one more time."
Things which you do not hope happen more
frequently than things which you do hope.
Titus Maccius Plautus