The main thing that gives me hope is the media. We have radio, TV, magazines, and books, so we have the possibility of learning from societies that are remote from us, like Somalia. We turn on the TV and see what blew up in Iraq or we see conditions in Afghanistan.

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Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.

By : Dale Carnegie

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I knew I was a winner back in the late sixties. I knew I was destined for great things. People will say that kind of thinking is totally immodest. I agree. Modesty is not a word that applies to me in any way - I hope it never will.

By : Arnold Schwarzenegger

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Flying back from New York, the flight attendant said 'God, I wished you were here yesterday, we had a stroke on the plane. I said, if I have a stroke on a plane, I hope the pretend doctor isn't the one on the plane. I want a real doctor.

By : Anthony Edwards

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We went to dinner and healed the wounds, at least to a certain degree. But I hope he understands the hurt he did to me. He put the boot into a pal and I don't think you should do that.

By : Ian St. John

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I hope that people like us next year like they liked us last year.

By : Ethan Suplee

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I hope that what you take away from my album is not just the music - which I did want to be fun, and I did want it to be about individuality, but please also take away from it that there's no dream that's too big.

By : Lady Gaga

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It's like that with what sort of ideas people outside of the band have of HIM. They all see it through a different lens as well which is beautiful. Hopefully, it makes it an endless topic of conversation.

By : Ville Valo

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I hope this view of the question may be a mistaken one, because it does not seem to me very unlikely that the suffrage will be granted to women.

By : John Bright

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So many tangles in life are ultimately hopeless that we have no appropriate sword other than laughter.

By : Gordon W. Allport

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My dear sister, I hope, when God Almighty in his righteous providence shall take me out of time into eternity, that it will be by a flash of lightning.

By : James Otis

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Theater is, of course, a reflection of life. Maybe we have to improve life before we can hope to improve theater.

By : William Ralph Inge

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I hope to devote all of my spare time, which ordinarily would go to research, my summers, and every ounce of strength I can muster to further the project.

By : Louis Finkelstein

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