Hope quotes page 2
False hope kills more readily than bitter truth.
Little progress can be made by merely attempting to repress what is evil. Our great hope lies
in developing what is good.
While there's life, there's hope.
When we meet real tragedy in life, we can react in two ways - either by losing hope and
falling into self-destructive habits, or by using the challenge to find our inner strength.
Today, people struggle to find what's real. Everything has become so synthetic that a lot
people, all they want is to grasp onto hope.
You've probably heard the oft-told story of the two shoe salesmen who were sent to Africa
the early 1900s to assess opportunities. They wired separate telegrams back to their boss.
One read: "Situation hopeless. They don't were shoes." The other read: "Glorious opportunity!
They don't have any shoes yet."
Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen
desire which trancends everything.
Hope is tomorrow's veneer over today's disappointment.
Fear less, hope more; eat less, chew more; whine less, breathe more; talk less, say more;
hate less, love more; and all good things are yours.
Too much hope deceives.
We dream to give ourselves hope. To stop dreaming - well, that's like saying you can
change your fate.
Amy Tan, The Hundred Secret Senses
Do not hope to reach a destination without ever leaving the shore.
I would rather entertain and hope
that people learned something than educate people and
hope they were entertained.
The present is the ever moving
shadow that divides yesterday from tomorrow. In that lies
A long hope is sweeter than a
Get going. Move forward. Aim high.
Plan a takeoff. Don't just sit on the runway and hope
someone will come along and push the airplane. It simply won't happen. Change your attitude
and gain some altitude. Believe me, you'll love it up here!
Hope dies last of all.
All the great things are simple and
many can be expressed in a single word: Freedom; justice;
honor; duty; mercy; hope.
The strange thing about growing old
is that the intimate identification with the here and now
is slowly lost; one feels transposed into infinity, more or less alone, no longer in hope or fear,
Youth fades; love droops; the leaves
of friendship fall; a mother's secret hope outlives them
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Never talk defeat. Use words like
hope, belief, faith, victory.
The ninety and nine are with dreams,
content, but the hope of the world made new, is the
hundredth man who is grimly bent on making those dreams come true.
Hope is the power of being cheerful
in circumstances that we know to be desperate.
mind always hopes, and has always causes to hope.
don't know how to close, you'll be depending on hope, luck and magic to make money.
There is no such thing as a hopeless
situation. Every single circumstances of your life can
Don't dangle by one slim hope.
Where there is no hope, it is
incumbent on us to invent it.
There is time and hope if we combine
patience with courage.
Hope is important because it can
make the present moment less difficult to bear. If we
believe that tomorrow will be better, we can bear a hardship today.
An atheist is one who hopes the Lord
will do nothing to disturb his disbelief.
In the land of hope, there is no
If you want to be happy, set a goal
that commands your thoughts, liberates your energy,
and inspires your hopes.