Hope Quotes

Someday I hope to write a book where the royalties will pay for the copies I give away.
– Clarence Darrow
I hope you love birds too. It is economical. It saves going to heaven.
– Emily Dickinson
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
– Walt Disney
To live without Hope is to Cease to live.
– Fyodor Dostoevsky
When I consider life, it is all a cheat. Yet fooled with hope, people favor this deceit.
– John Dryden
The trouble with most people is that they think with their hopes or fears or wishes rather than with their minds.
– Will Durant
Being a star has made it possible for me to get insulted in places where the average Negro could never hope to go and get insulted.
– Sammy Davis, Jr.
Comedy is defiance. It's a snort of contempt in the face of fear and anxiety. And it's the laughter that allows hope to creep back on the inhale.
– Will Durst
Compromise is but the sacrifice of one right or good in the hope of retaining another - too often ending in the loss of both.
– Tryon Edwards
If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed.
– Albert Einstein
If the United Nations once admits that international disputes can be settled by using force, then we will have destroyed the foundation of the organization and our best hope of establishing a world order.
– Dwight D. Eisenhower
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
Be careful to leave your sons well instructed rather than rich, for the hopes of the instructed are better than the wealth of the ignorant.
– Epictetus
If you keep thinking about what you want to do or what you hope will happen, you don't do it, and it won't happen.
– Desiderius Erasmus
Our only hope is to control the vote.
– Medgar Evers
I hope you will go out and let stories happen to you, and that you will work them, water them with your blood and tears and you laughter till they bloom, till you yourself burst into bloom.
– Clarissa Pinkola Estes
There will always be someone else with a different view than you. I appreciate them and would never say that they are wrong. I hope that they would give me that courtesy also.
– Melissa Etheridge
It is in the admission of ignorance and the admission of uncertainty that there is a hope for the continuous motion of human beings in some direction that doesn't get confined, permanently blocked, as it has so many times before in various periods in the history of man.
– Richard P. Feynman
When things are bad, we take comfort in the thought that they could always get worse. And when they are, we find hope in the thought that things are so bad they have to get better.
– Malcolm Forbes
I would hope that understanding and reconciliation are not limited to the 19th hole alone.
– Gerald R. Ford