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Hope

What oxygen is to the lungs, such is hope to the meaning of life.
(Heinrich Emil Brunner, Swiss theologian, 1889-1966)
 
The grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
(Joseph Addison, English politician and writer, 1672-1719)
 
Love lives on hope, and dies when hope is dead; it is a flame which sinks for lack of fuel.
(Pierre Corneille, French playwright, 1606-1684)
 
Creativity comes from trust.  Trust your instincts.  And never hope more than you work.
(Rita Mae Brown, American writer, born 1944)
 
True hope dwells on the possible,
even while life seems to be a plot written by someone who wants to see how much adversity we can overcome.
(Walter Anderson, American painter, 1903-1965)
 
Little progress can be made by merely attempting to repress what is evil.
Our great hope lies in developing what is good.
(Calvin Coolidge, 30th president of the USA, 1872-1933)
 
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
(Martin Luther King, American civil rights activist, 1929-1968)
 
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, mercy, justice, hope.
(Winston Churchill, British prime minister, 1874-1965)
 
There can be hope only for a society which acts as one big family, not as many separate ones.
(Anwar El Sadat, president of Egypt, 1918-1981)
 
A very small degree of hope is sufficient to cause the birth of love.
(Stendhal, French writer, 1783-1842)