He that waits for a dead man’s shoes may long go barefoot.
Still bent to make some port he knows not where, still standing for some false impossible shore. Matthew Arnold
The safest hope is in heaven.
He who has never hoped can never despair. George Bernard Shaw
To live without Hope is to Cease to live. Fyodor Dostoyevsky
There is no medicine like hope, no incentive so great, and no tonic so powerful as expectation of something tomorrow. Orison Swett Marden
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
Don’t wish it were easier, wish you were better. Jim Rohn
Were it not for hope the heart would break.
Hope is the last to abandon the unhappy.
Hope for the best, but prepare for the worst.