Helplessness induces hopelessness, and history attests that loss of hope and not loss of lives is what decides the issue of war.

Tragedy is restful: and the reason is that hope, that foul, deceitful thing, has no part in it.

It is easy to say we have come a long way, but we still have a long way to go… But I still remain hopeful.

I hope to build a reputation as a science-fiction writer. That's the pitch. We'll see.

Optimism Is The Faith That Leads To Achievement. Nothing Can Be Done Without Hope And Confidence.

I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man.

The thought of only being a creature of the present and past was troubling. I longed for a future too, with hope in it. the desire to be free, awakened my determination to act, to think, and to speak.

I recognize the republican party as the sheet anchor of the colored man's political hopes and the ark of his safety.