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376 Thoughtful Quotes About Hope

Ultimately, may these quotes about hope inspire you. If you are feeling hopeless, may they lift your spirits and give you new resolve. If you are going through tough times - remember the cliche: tough times never last, but tough people do. And you are tough. So please explore and ponder these quotes, you can ponder on the nature of hope, and we hope you will agree with us that having hope is the universally human thing to do - be optimistic - tomorrow is a new day. We wish you the very best, and hope you will share these quotes and quotepics widely - please link back to us if you can.


Where we find hate and darkness, may we bring love and hope, in order to give a more human face to society.



Humans hope. Having hope defines being human.



Hope is a good thing, maybe even the best of things, and good things never die.



When you stop hoping you start settling.



Revolutions are born of hope.



Hope rises like a phoenix from the ashes of shattered dreams.



Whatever it is your doing out there, don't lose hope, you just keep digging and things can work out. I'm proof.



Hope is a curious thing. You always seem to loose it when you most need it.



Where there is love there is life; where there is life there is hope.



Hope is a verb with its shirtsleeves rolled up.



Nothing is predestined. The obstacles of your past can become the gateways that lead to new beginnings.



Never say there's no hope. Hope disappears only when you say there's no hope.



There is strange comfort in knowing that no matter what happens today, the Sun will rise again tomorrow.



Of all ills that one endures, hope is a cheap and universal cure.



Hope is nature's veil for hiding truth's nakedness.



A hopeless man sees difficulties in every chance, but a hopeful person sees chances in every difficulty.



As long as a person is breathing, there is hope for them.



One lives in the hope of becoming a memory.



Expecting something for nothing is the most popular form of hope.



There is no hope without endeavor.



Hope and milk sour by standing.



Hope is the shadow of faith.



Hope is a great falsifier. Let good judgment keep her in check.



The very least you can do in your life is to figure out what you hope for!

Longer Version:

The very least you can do in your life is to figure out what you hope for. And the most you can do is live inside that hope. Not admire it from a distance but live right in it, under its roof.





Hope is a renewable option: If you run out of it at the end of the day, you get to start over in the morning.



There's a lot to be concerned about; there's more to be hopeful for.



Never give up. Expect only the best from life and take action to get it.



One act of random kindness is enough to transform despair into hope.



Hope itself is like a star -- not to be seen in the sunshine of prosperity, and only to be discovered in the night of adversity.



A whole stack of memories never equal one little hope.



Once you choose hope, anything's possible.



Don't give up. Don't lose hope. Don't sell out.



Hope costs nothing.



Hopelessness is a really toxic and dangerous state.



The phrase all is lost only applies to those that are.



Hope transforms pessimism into optimism. Hope is invincible.



The gift we can offer others is so simple a thing as hope.



Without hope we live in desire.



Life is a fairy tale that was written by hopes, dreams, and desires.



It feels wonderful when you fly with hopes and dreams.



Hope of ill gain is the beginning of loss.



Death, only, renders hope futile.



When the situation is hopeless, there's nothing to worry about.



Hope is the spur of life.



Hope is a day the end of which we may never see.



That which obstructs hope often increases it.



One day of good fortune is better than ten of hope.



Hope, the best comfort of our imperfect condition.

Longer Version:

Hope, the best comfort of our imperfect condition, was not denied to the Roman slave; and if he had any opportunity of rendering himself either useful or agreeable, he might very naturally expect that the diligence and fidelity of a few years would be rewarded with the inestimable gift of freedom.



It's all about hope, kindness and a connection with one another.



Hope is tomorrow's veneer over today's disappointment.



We must not lose hope. Hope is an anchor to the souls of men. Satan would have us cast away that anchor.

Longer Version:

We must not lose hope. Hope is an anchor to the souls of men. Satan would have us cast away that anchor. In this way he can bring discouragement and surrender. But we must not lose hope. The Lord is pleased with every effort, even the tiny, daily ones in which we strive to be more like Him. Though we may see that we have far to go on the road to perfection, we must not give up hope.



A man without hope is a man without fear.



Hope is the dream of a soul awake.



Who dares nothing, need hope for nothing.



Your life is a work of art, and in the end, the underlying theme of great art is bravery and hope and love.



Hope is the poor man's bread.



The secret is not to give up hope. It's very hard not to because if you're really doing something worthwhile I think you will be pushed to the brink of hopelessness before you come through the other side.



While we may lose heart, we never have to lose hope.



Hope is not a resting place but a starting point -- a cactus, not a cushion.



Never deprive someone of hope; it might be all they have.



Hope is the magic carpet that transports us from the present moment into the realm of infinite possibilities.



Hope can be the most wonderful thing in the world or it can crush your heart like an eggshell.



Uncertainty is the refuge of hope.



Hope is the struggle of the soul, breaking loose from what is perishable, and attesting her eternity.



Anything that instills a sense of hope will at least temporarily help treat depression.



We are human beings, and we have faith, and we have hope.



Hope is trust in God's promises, faith that if we act now, the desired blessings will be fulfilled in the future.



To hope for nothing, to expect nothing, to demand nothing. This is analytical despair.



Hope opens doors where despair closes them.



Hope regards problems, small or large, as opportunities.



Hope discovers what can be done instead of grumbling about what cannot.



The universe is energy that responds to expectations.



Hope is a force of nature. Don't let anyone tell you different.



Love forgets wrongs so that there is hope for the future.



A prime function of a leader is to keep hope alive.



There is hope in dreams, imagination, and in the courage of those who wish to make those dreams a reality.



False hope is worse than despair.



The youth is the hope of our future.



But the dream of something unlikely has its own special name. We call it hope.



We need to keep hope alive and strive to do better.



Wishes are false. Hope is true. Hope makes its own magic.



Hope is love's happiness, but not its life.



Without hope we are lost.



It is better to hope than to mope!



No hope, is worse than fear.



Hopeful thinking can get you out of your fear zone and into your appreciation zone.



Hope likes justification, but can do without.



In a time of destruction, create something.

Longer Version:

In a time of destruction, create something: a poem, a parade, a community, a school, a vow, a moral principle; one peaceful moment.



Hope is the feeling we have that the feeling we have is not permanent.



Worrying requires way more energy than hoping, which--unlike worrying--is energizing.



It is almost always better to take a chance and hope that your life will get better instead of ending it.



The capacity for hope is the most significant fact of life.

Longer Version:

The capacity for hope is the most significant fact of life. It provides human beings with a sense of destination and the energy to get started.



Hope is independent of the apparatus of logic.



Hope, like the gleaming taper's light,
Adorns and cheers our way;
And still, as darker grows the night,
Emits a brighter ray.



Beware how you take away hope from another human being.



Hope is the best and the worst thing at the same time.





Hope is the pillar that holds up the world. Hope is the dream of a waking man.



Even when there seems to be nothing else, there is hope.



Hope is a​n embrace of the unknown​.



Fear and hope are alike underneath.



Where hope would otherwise become hopelessness, it becomes faith.



Hope springs exulting on triumphant wing.



In the night of death, hope sees a star, and listening love can hear the rustle of a wing.



I try to tell people to keep having hope. It's always what you don't know and don't expect that's gonna be so great.



Never lose hope. Storms make people stronger and never last forever.



Hope is the cordial that keeps life from stagnating.



Work without hope draws nectar in a sieve,
And hope without an object cannot live.



Walk on with hope in your heart,
and you'll never walk alone.



Never give up hope! Hope ultimately succeeds.



A very small degree of hope is sufficient to cause the birth of love.



Hope is a pleasant acquaintance, but an unsafe friend.



Hope and optimism aren't just attitudes, they are life strategies.



Hope, like faith, is nothing if it is not courageous; it is nothing if it is not ridiculous.



It is only for the sake of those without hope that hope is given to us.



The only way of knowing a person is to love them without hope.



Having hope is hard; harder when you get older.



I have learned to use the word impossible with the greatest caution.



Believe that man will not merely endure; he will prevail.


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