Hope Quotes (1876)

Quotes and citations about hope

It's true that General Musharraf opposes my return, seeing me as a symbol of democracy in the country. He is comfortable with dictatorship. I hope better sense prevails... view

By: Benazir Bhutto

That's the way both they and I travel sometimes. Pick road at random, and when it's time to pull over, you pull over and hope you can find a place to crash... view

By: Jello Biafra

We often call a certainty a hope, to bring it luck... view

By: Elizabeth Bibesco

The Middle East is hopeful. There's hope there... view

By: Joe Biden

I'm not going to give up doing interesting things. I'm going to do it as long as I possibly can and hopefully have longevity in this business... view

By: Jessica Biel

Litigant. A person about to give up his skin for the hope of retaining his bones... view

By: Ambrose Bierce

Religion. A daughter of Hope and Fear, explaining to Ignorance the nature of the Unknowable... view

By: Ambrose Bierce

Present, n. That part of eternity dividing the domain of disappointment from the realm of hope... view

By: Ambrose Bierce

On the other hand, I believe there's hope, because the breakdown and the repair are happening simultaneously... view

By: Kathryn Bigelow

I have always striven to raise the voice of hope for a world where hate gives way to respect and oppression to liberation... view

By: Theodore Bikel

I tried for a while to be an agricultural worker and was hopelessly bored. To me it was meaningless. I would stand around in heaps of manure and sings about the beauty of the work I wasn't doing... view

By: Theodore Bikel

About the most originality that any writer can hope to achieve honestly is to steal with good judgment... view

By: Josh Billings

We make films that we ourselves would want to see and then hope that other people would want to see it. If you try to analyze audiences or think there's some sophisticated recipe for success, then I think you are doomed. You're making it too complicated... view

By: Brad Bird

The crew are the faces you see every morning and last at night before you go home. I spend more time with those people than I do with my friends and family, so they're forever a part of you and who you become as an actor so I hope I see them again... view

By: Claudia Black

I do not at all have the mind of a bully... in my mind bullies are intolerant of contrary opinion, domineering and rather cowardly. I would hope that none of those terms could be fairly used in describing me... view

By: Conrad Black

In revealing the workings of government that led to the Vietnam War, the newspapers nobly did precisely that which the Founders hoped and trusted they would do... view

By: Hugo Black

I haven't seen or spoken to Ray Collins in at least 10 years so I don't even know if he's alive. I hope so... view

By: Jimmy Carl Black

I just believe that the feeling of wonder is amazing. I am pushing myself as far as I can humanly push myself... I can only hope for the best and expect the worse... view

By: David Blaine

I may err in judgment, but I hope not in intention... view

By: Edward Blake

What I am most proud of is the legacy of hope that FIFA and football leaves around the world. It makes all of the efforts and energy I pour into this job worth it... view

By: Sepp Blatter

In our passage from the Cape of Good Hope the winds were mostly from the westward with very boisterous weather: but one great advantage that this season of the year has over the summer months is in being free from fogs... view

By: William Bligh

Now the idea about taking people abroad is that if they come over to Cyprus, which we have in mind, and bring their families and would have the possibility to defect after they would be ready to speak their mind, well I hope so... view

By: Hans Blix

I am sure my fellow-scientists will agree with me if I say that whatever we were able to achieve in our later years had its origin in the experiences of our youth and in the hopes and wishes which were formed before and during our time as students... view

By: Felix Bloch

I am a hopeless romantic and I love to spoil my girlfriends... view

By: Orlando Bloom

Only with the tools of production in their own hands could the workers ever hope to control their own lives and receive the fruits of their labor... view

By: Ella R. Bloor

All the asylum clothing is made by the patients, but sewing does not employ one's mind. After several months' confinement the thoughts of the busy world grow faint, and all the poor prisoners can do is to sit and ponder over their hopeless fate... view

By: Nellie Bly

I hope I may have succeeded in presenting to you, however imperfectly, the currents of thought due to the work of the immortal Darwin which have helped to make anthropology what it is at the present time... view

By: Franz Boas

When you sing and people want that you sing, then you can hope to be great... view

By: Andrea Bocelli

I think I don't want to use drugs or medicine, so nothing. The only way is to go on stage and to hope... view

By: Andrea Bocelli

They say a person needs just three things to be truly happy in this world: someone to love, something to do, and something to hope for... view

By: Tom Bodett

I hope there are some who will brave ridicule for the sake of common justice to half the people in the world... view

By: Barbara Leigh Smith Bodichon

We hope President Obama will now respect the will of the people, change course, and commit to making the changes they are demanding. To the extent he is willing to do this, we are ready to work with him... view

By: John Boehner

House and Senate Republicans are now united in adopting earmark bans. We hope President Obama will follow through on his support for an earmark ban by pressing Democratic leaders to join House and Senate Republicans in taking this critical step to restore public trust... view

By: John Boehner

During the 1990s, world leaders looked at the mounting threat of terrorism, looked up, looked away, and hoped the problem would go away... view

By: John Boehner

How wonderful that we have met with a paradox. Now we have some hope of making progress... view

By: Niels Bohr

When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'... view

By: Erma Bombeck

A leader is a dealer in hope... view

By: Napoleon Bonaparte

Our team has a lot of talent. I hope that soon we will break out with four or five goals and avoid overtime... view

By: Peter Bondra

The essence of optimism is that it takes no account of the present, but it is a source of inspiration, of vitality and hope where others have resigned.. view

By: Dietrich Bonhoeffer

There is one final point I would like to make this week. As I said on the floor of the House during deliberation of this latest supplemental, hope is something Americans should never lose. Let each of us, both by our words and actions, continue to provide that hope... view

By: Jo Bonner