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Quotations The Best Quotes About Hope  

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A list of the best hope quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous hope quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic hope quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational hope quotes from that same writer.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best quotes about hope?" and "What are inspirational hope quotes?"

This list includes notable hope quotes by various authors, writers, playwrights, speakers, politicians, athletes, poets, and more. Vote on your favorites so that the greatest hope quotes rise to the top, as the order of the list changes dynamically based on votes. Don't let your favorite hope sayings get to the bottom of the list.
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mridha added We come to this world with two infinite powers: love and hope. Debasish Mridha.

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He who has health, has hope. And he who has hope, has everything.

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Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul -- and sings the tunes without the words -- and never stops at all. Emily Dickinson

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Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future. Robert H. Schuller

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Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better. Jim Rohn

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

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To live without Hope is to Cease to live. Fyodor Dostoyevsky

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A misty morning does not signify a cloudy day.

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The hours that we pass with happy prospects in view are more pleasing than those crowned with success. Oliver Goldsmith

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Were it not for hope the heart would break.

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"Where humanity sowed faith, hope, and unity, Joy’s garden blossomed." Aberjhani

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The phoenix hope, can wing her way through the desert skies, and still defying fortune's spite; revive from ashes and rise. Miguel de Cervantes

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Hope is the expectation that something outside of ourselves, something or someone external, is going to come to our rescue and we will live happily ever after. Dr. Robert Anthony

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Hope is definitely not the same thing as optimism. It is not the conviction that something will turn out well, but the certainty that something makes sense, regardless of how it turns out. Václav Havel

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The miserable have no other medicine but only hope. William Shakespeare

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The safest hope is in heaven.

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He that waits for a dead man's shoes may long go barefoot.

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Hold your head high, stick your chest out. You can make it. It gets dark sometimes, but morning comes. Keep hope alive. Jesse Jackson

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There is no medicine like hope, no incentive so great, and no tonic so powerful as expectation of something tomorrow. Orison Swett Marden

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There is a crack in everything, that's how the light gets in. Leonard Cohen

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Hope is a waking dream. Aristotle

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The men whom I have seen succeed best in life always have been cheerful and hopeful men; who went about their business with a smile on their faces; and took the changes and chances of this mortal life like men; facing rough and smooth alike as it came. Charles Kingsley

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From the withered tree, a flower blooms.

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

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Hope is the last to abandon the unhappy.