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Quotes about hope

In all things it is better to hope than to despair.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Torquato Tasso / 

In all things it is better to hope than to despair.

Hope stole into my heart against my will.
Jean Racine - Phèdre / 

Hope stole into my heart against my will.

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Fear cannot be without hope nor hope without fear.
Baruch Spinoza - Ethics / 

One should, be able to see that things are hopeless and yet be determined to make them otherwise.
F. Scott Fitzgerald / 

That man is prudent who neither hopes nor fears anything from the uncertain events of the future.
Anatole France / 

Hope is a great falsifier of truth.
Baltasar Gracian - The Art of Worldly Wisdom / 

Love is only known by him who hopelessly persists in love.
Friedrich Schiller / 

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

Don't despair.
Quintus Horatius Flaccus - Odes / 

The greatest people are those who can give hope to others.
Jean Jaurès / 

The scholar is that man who must take up into himself all the ability of the time, all the contributions of the past, all the hopes of the future.
Ralph Waldo Emerson - The American Scholar / 

Don’t wait for Plato’s Republic! Rather, be content if one tiny thing makes some progress, and reflect on the fact that what results from this tiny thing is no tiny thing at all!
Marcus Aurelius - Meditations / 

A propensity to hope and joy is real riches: One to fear and sorrow, real poverty.
David Hume - Essays, Moral, Political, and Literary / 

Hope has a good memory, gratitude a bad one.
Baltasar Gracian - The Art of Worldly Wisdom / 

Who dares nothing, need hope for nothing.
Friedrich Schiller / 

The idea of the future, pregnant with an infinity of possibilities, is thus more fruitful than the future itself, and this is why we find more charm in hope than in possession, in dreams than in reality.
Henri Bergson - Time and Free Will: An Essay on the Immediate Data of Consciousness / 

May your choices reflect your hopes, not your fears.
Nelson Mandela / 

We promise according to our hopes; we perform according to our fears.
François de La Rochefoucauld - Reflections, or Sentences and Moral Maxims / 

Love is a springtime plant that perfumes everything with its hope.
Gustave Flaubert / 

Hope is a waking dream.
Aristotle / 

Don't just hope, learn to want.
André Comte-Sponville - Le bonheur : visions occidentale et chinoise. / 

Hope may seem a kind of Leaf-joy, and like Gold, extremely ductile.
Francis Bacon / 

What the inner voice says
Will not disappoint the hoping soul.

Friedrich Schiller

There are only two remedies for the suffering of the soul: hope and patience.
Pythagoras / 

To the sick, while there is life there is hope.
Marcus Tullius Cicero / 

Hope it is that nourishes love.
Publius Ovidius Naso - Metamorphoses / 

In spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart. I simply can't build up my hopes on a foundation consisting of confusion, misery and death.
Anne Frank

I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death... I think... peace and tranquillity will return again.
Anne Frank

I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
Tenzin Gyatso, 14th Dalai Lama

Man needs, for his happiness, not only the enjoyment of this or that, but hope and enterprise and change.
Bertrand Russell / 

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