In great straits and when hope is small, the boldest counsels are the safest.
Every heart that has beat strong and cheerfully has left a hopeful impulse behind it in the world, and bettered the tradition of mankind.
When we cannot hope to win, it is an advantage to yield.
One must always hope when one is desperate, and doubt when one hopes.
If we were logical, the future would be bleak indeed. But we are more than logical. We are human beings, and we have faith, and we have hope.
Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul - and sings the tunes without the words - and never stops at all.
Hope is the word which God has written on the brow of every man.
Faith, like a jackal, feeds among the tombs, and even from these dead doubts she gathers her most vital hope.
I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us, that the less we use our power the greater it will be.
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.
We should not moor a ship with one anchor, or our life with one hope.
While there's life there's hope.
Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at it destination full of hope.
When I get into bed at night, I hope I don't get into it alone!
My hope is that we continue to nurture the places that we love, but that we also look outside our immediate worlds.
I see the whole concept of Generation X implies that everyone has lost hope.
In difficult situations when hope seems feeble, the boldest plans are the safest.
My sweetest hope is to lose hope.
I remember being young in the 1960s... we had a great sense of the future, a great big hope. This is what is missing in the youth today. This being able to dream and to change the world.
To withdraw is not to run away, and to stay is no wise action, when there's more reason to fear than to hope.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.