Great hopes make great men. -- Thomas Fuller

Ah, Hope! what would life be, stripped of thy encouraging smiles, that teach us to look behind the dark clouds of to-day, for the golden beams that are to gild the morrow. -- Susanna Moodie

Hope knows not if fear speak truth, nor fear whether hope be not blind as she... -- Algernon Charles Swinburne

What oxygen is to the lungs, such is hope to the meaning of life. -- Emil Brunner

We live by hope. We do not always get all we want when we want it. But we have to believe that someday, somehow, some way, it will be better and that we can make it so. -- Hubert H. Humphrey

Hope arouses, as nothing else can arouse, a passion for the possible. -- William Sloane Coffin, Jr.

Everything that is done in the world is done by hope. -- Martin Luther

Hope is necessary in every condition. The miseries of poverty, sickness and captivity would, without this comfort, be insupportable. -- Samuel Johnson

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

Hope ever tells us tomorrow will be better. -- Albius Tibullus

Hope is a good breakfast, but it is a bad supper. -- Francis Bacon

Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be. -- Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

Human nature has grounds for hope, because love, in a sense, is inexhaustible. - Steve Allen

Hope is the companion of power, and mother of success; for who so hopes strongly has within him the gift of miracles. -- Samuel Smiles

Hope is the feeling we have that the feeling we have is not permanent. -- Mignon McLaughlin

Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul. -- Emily Dickinson

He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything. -- Arab Proverb

Hope makes today possible and tomorrow attractive, or at least less threatening. Hope makes death bearable...hope is the mainstay of our energy. We go forward - because we hope. -- Arthur Jones

Hope is the nurse of misery. -- American Proverb

Never deprive someone of hope; it might be all they have. -- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

There are no hopeless situations - only people who are hopeless about them. -- Dinah Shore

I've seen what a good laugh can do. It can transform tears into hope. -- Bob Hope

If you're feeling low, don't despair. The sun has a sinking spell every night, but it comes back up every morning. -- Unknown Author

If it were not for hope, the heart would break. -- Thomas Fuller

God never comes too early and He never comes too late. Be patient and just wait. No matter what, never grow discouraged. -- Unknown Author

Dreams visit us when we are asleep but God is truly wise because He lets us get up each day and give us every chance to make our dreams come true. -- Unknown Author

Don't give in to despair! Remind yourself of God's goodness and love. Talk to Him, He will meet your needs. He'll lead you in paths of love and light and joy where you will find new hope. -- Unknown Author

Each new sunrise marks the beginning of another day of fresh blessings from the Lord. Watch for His tokens of love. They are new every morning. -- Unknown Author

In the kingdom of hope there is no winter. -- Russian Proverb

The hopes of the world rest on the flexibility, vigor, capacity for new thought, and the fresh outlook of the young. -- Dwight D. Eisenhower

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

When you say a situation or a person is hopeless, you are slamming the door in the face of God. -- Rev. Charles L. Allen

Live in your hopes and not in your fears. -- Johnny Majors

Hope can always cope. -- P. K. Thomajan

The pillar of the world is hope. -- Nigerian Proverb

Hope is itself a species of happiness, and, perhaps, the chief happiness which this world affords. -- Samuel Johnson

Hope is an echo, hope ties itself yonder, yonder. -- Carl Sandburg

Hope smiles on the threshold of the year to come, whispering that it will be happier. -- Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Hope is the feeling you have that the feeling you have isn't permanent. -- Jean Kerr

He who lives by hope will die by hunger. -- Italian Proverb

Hope is the poor man's bread. - George Herbert