GIGA THE MOST EXTENSIVE
COLLECTION OF
QUOTATIONS
ON THE INTERNET
Google
Search GIGA
Loading
Home
Page
GIGA
Quotes
Biographical
Name Index
Biographical
Name List
Chronological
Name Index
Topic
List
Reading
List
Site
Notes
Varying Hare
Books
Crossword
Solver
Anagram
Solver
SubAnagram
Solver
TOPICS:          A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z
PEOPLE:    #   A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


HOPE
 << Prev Page    Displaying page 7 of 9    Next Page >> 
[ Also see Ambition Anticipation Belief Christianity Confidence Desire Despair Expectation Faith Futurity Promises Trust Wishes Youth ]

A loving heart encloses within itself an unfading and eternal Eden. Hope is like a bad clock, forever striking the hour of happiness, whether it has come or not.
      - Jean Paul Friedrich Richter (Johann Paul Richter) (used ps. Jean Paul)

Hope is the ruddy morning of joy.
      - Jean Paul Friedrich Richter (Johann Paul Richter) (used ps. Jean Paul)

We here in America, hold in our hands the hope of the world, the fate of the coming years; and shame and disgrace will be ours if in our eyes the light of high resolve is dimmed, if we trail in the dust the golden hopes of men.
      - Theodore Roosevelt

Hope dead lives nevermore,
  No, not in heaven.
      - Christina Georgina Rossetti, Dead Hope

Who in Life's battle firm doth stand
  Shall bear Hope's tender blossoms
    Into the Silent Land.
      - Baron Johann Gaudenz von Salis-Seewis,
        Song of the Silent Land

Let no one despair, even though in the darkest night the last star of hope may disappear.
  [Ger., Verzweifle keiner je, dem in der trubsten Nacht
    Der Hoffnung letzte Sterne schwinden.]
      - Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller,
        Oberon (I, 27)

Hope and fear alternate chase
  Our course through life's uncertain race.
      - Sir Walter Scott

The sickening pang of hope deferr'd.
      - Sir Walter Scott, The Lady of the Lake
         (canto III, st. 22)

Hope is brightest when it dawns from fears.
      - Sir Walter Scott, The Lady of the Lake
         (canto IV, st. 1)

All things are to be hoped by a man as long as he is alive. ("A very effeminate saying.")
  [Lat., Omnia homini, dum vivit, speranda sunt.]
      - Seneca (Lucius Annaeus Seneca), Epistles
         (70)

Hope is a very thin diet.
      - Thomas Shadwell

Our hap is loss, our hope but sad despair,
  Our ranks are broke and ruin follows us.
      - William Shakespeare,
        King Henry the Sixth, Part III
         (Clarence at II, iii)

The miserable have no other medicine,
  But only hope:
    I have hope to live, and am prepared to die.
      - William Shakespeare, Measure for Measure
         (Claudio at III, i)

Farewell
  The hopes of court; my hopes in heaven do dwell.
      - William Shakespeare,
        The Life of King Henry the Eighth
         (Wolsey at III, ii)

True hope is swift and flies with swallow's wings;
  Kings it makes gods, and meaner creatures kings.
      - William Shakespeare,
        The Tragedy of King Richard the Third
         (Richmond at V, ii)

Hope is a lover's staff; walk hence with that
  And manage it against despairing thoughts.
      - William Shakespeare,
        The Two Gentlemen of Verona
         (Proteus at III, i)

Hope will make thee young; for Hope and Youth are children of one mother.
      - Percy Bysshe Shelley

Through the sunset of hope,
  Like the shapes of a dream,
    What paradise islands of glory gleam!
      - Percy Bysshe Shelley, Hellas
         (semi-chorus I)

To hope till hope creates
  From its own wreck the thing it contemplates.
      - Percy Bysshe Shelley, Prometheus
         (act IV, last stanza)

But hope will make thee young, for Hope and Youth
  Are children of one mother, even Love.
      - Percy Bysshe Shelley, Revolt of Islam
         (canto VIII, st. 27)

Worse than despair,
  Worse than the bitterness of death, is hope.
      - Percy Bysshe Shelley, The Cenci
         (act V, sc. 4)

Hope itself is a pain, while it is overmatched by fear.
      - Sir Philip Sidney (Sydney)

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

It is never right to consider that a man has been made happy by fate, until his life is absolutely finished, and he has ended his existence.
      - Sophocles, Frag. Tyndarus

There is no hope without fear, and no fear without hope.
      - Benedict (Baruch) Spinoza, Ethics
         (pt. 2, para. 178)


Displaying page 7 of 9 for this topic:   << Prev  Next >>  1 2 3 4 5 6 [7] 8 9

 WWW.GIGA-USA.COM     Back to Top of Page 
The GIGA name and the GIGA logo are trademarks registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
GIGA-USA and GIGA-USA.COM are servicemarks of the domain owner.
Copyright © 1999-2013 John C. Shepard. All Rights Reserved.
Last Revised: 2013 March 16
Click > HERE < to report errors

Buy a good book from
Varying Hare Books