> Topic Index > H - Topics > Hope Quotes

Hope Quotes


Pages: Prev 12345678910... Next

Hope is a light diet, but very stimulating.

Hope is a lover's staff; walk hence with that, and manage it against despairing thoughts.

Hope is a pleasant acquaintance, but an unsafe friend.

Hope is a pleasant acquaintance, but an unsafe friend; not the man for your banker, though he may do for a traveling companion.

Hope is a prodigal young heir, and experience is his banker, but his drafts are seldom honored since there is often a heavy balance against him, because he draws largely on a small capital and is not yet in possession.

Hope is a risk that must be run.

Hope is a very unruly emotion.

Hope is a vigorous principle ... it sets the head and heart to work, and animates a man to do his utmost.

Hope is a waking dream.

Hope is always liberal, and they that trust her promises make little scruple of reveling today on the profits of tomorrow.

Hope is an adventure, a going forward, a confident search for a rewarding life.

Hope is an echo, hope ties itself yonder, yonder.

Hope is brightest when it dawns from fears.

Hope is but the dream of those that wake.

Hope is desire and expectation rolled into one.

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

Hope is like a road in the country; there was never a road, but when many people walk on it, the road comes into existence.

Hope is like the cork to the net, which keeps the soul from sinking in despair; and fear, like the lead to the net, which keeps it from floating in presumption.

Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.

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


Pages: Prev 12345678910... Next