George Eliot Quotes on hope

The world is full of hopeful analogies and handsome, dubious eggs, called possibilities... view

By: George Eliot

There is no despair so absolute as that which comes with the first moments of our first great sorrow, when we have not yet known what it is to have suffered and be healed, to have despaired and have recovered hope... view

By: George Eliot

But what we call our despair is often only the painful eagerness of unfed hope... view

By: George Eliot

No evil dooms us hopelessly except the evil we love, and desire to continue in, and make no effort to escape from... view

By: George Eliot