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To do something, however small, to make others happier and better, is the highest ambition,
the most elevating hope, which can inspire a human being.
John Lubbock

A fool hopes to get honey, even from wasps.
Russian proverb

I started making a list of the lessons I learned from playing poker that could also be applied
to business...
- Be patient and think long-term.
- The players with the most stamina and focus usually win.
- Differentiate yourself. Do the opposite of what the rest of the table is doing.
- Hope is not a good plan.
Tony Hsieh

Where there is ruin, there is hope for a treasure.
Rumi

Woe to the man whose heart has not learned while young to hope, to love - and to put its
trust in life!
Joseph Conrad

Woman is the unfathomable, incalculable mystery, the problem that we men can never hope
to solve.
P. G. Wodehouse

He that lives in hope dances to an ill tune.
English proverb

In the hopes of reaching the moon men fail to see the flowers that blossom at their feet.
Albert Schweitzer

Most of the time stocks are subject to irrational and excessive price fluctuations in both
directions as the consequence of the ingrained tendency of most people to speculate or
gamble to give way to hope, fear and greed.
Benjamin Graham

Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is to not stop
questioning.
Albert Einstein

Good hope is better than a bad intention.
Irish proverb

Our children are our only hope for the future, but we are their only hope for their present
and their future.
Zig Ziglar

Great hopes make great men.
English proverb

Hope has a good memory, gratitude a bad one.
Baltasar Gracian

Just as man cannot live without dreams, he cannot live without hope. If dreams reflect the
past, hope summons the future.
Elie Wiesel

He who has never hoped can never despair.
George Bernard Shaw

Hope for miracles but don't rely on one.
Jewish proverb

Hope costs nothing.
Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette

My hopes are not always realized, but I always hope.
Ovid

The bombs in Vietnam explode at home; they destroy the hopes and possibilities for a decent
America.
Martin Luther King Jr.

He that thinks to thrive by hope may happen to beg in misery.
English proverb

Unless commitment is made, there are only promises and hopes - but no plans.
Peter F. Drucker

Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive
at its destination full of hope.
Maya Angelou

I hope that one day you will have the experience of doing something you do not understand
for someone you love.
Jonathan Safran Foer

Hope and expectation are a fool's income.
Danish proverb

You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the
world will live as one.
John Lennon

It's really a wonder that I haven't dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and
impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything, I still believe that
people are really good at heart.
Anne Frank

London is satisfied, Paris is resigned, but New York is always hopeful. Always it believes that
something good is about to come off, and it must hurry to meet it.
Dorothy Parker

Hope is a sovereign balsam.
American proverb

Neither should a ship rely on one small anchor, nor should life rest on a single hope.
Epictetus

There is no despair so absolute as that which comes with the first moments of our first great
sorrow, when we have not yet known what it is to have suffered and be healed, to have
despaired and have recovered hope.
George Eliot

Dreams are what you hope for; reality is what you plan for.
American proverb

I hope the fans will take up meditation instead of drugs.
Ringo Starr

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