85 powerful quotes about hope

Are you unmotivated and looking for the best quotes of hope to cheer you up?

If you think life is always fair and designed to be just a joyous ride, think again. If you believe that life owes you something, you may be setting yourself up for massive disappointment. This is because life can be quite unfair at times. She will put obstacles in your way that will seem bigger than life itself. It is also possible that you will encounter stages in your life during which many trials and tribulations will befall you.

During these difficult times it just takes a lot of hope and encouragement to keep going. It’s that little spark of hope that motivates you to see things more positively (no matter how difficult the problems seem). In fact, hope is possibly the most important factor when it comes to overcoming life’s big challenges.

For this reason I have created a huge collection of powerful quotes and quotes that will help you. These are the brightest quotes on hope I’ve ever gotten that will help you keep going even when the going gets tough.

The importance of hope cannot be stressed enough . When you have hope that the future will be better, you are willing to do whatever it takes to make it happen. However, when you have lost hope, it is very likely that nothing will change in your current situation.

“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and trust.”
Helen Keller

Unfortunately, hope is greatly underestimated. In fact, it doesn’t even have a very good reputation. This is because many associate naivety and blind faith with the term “hope.” Could not be farther from the truth. For some years, scientists and psychologists have found more and more evidence of the great importance of hope.

To celebrate the great power of hope, I have created the following collection of quotes and sayings.

Quotes of Hope

What is so beautiful about the following hope quotes is that they come from people who have conquered great odds during their lives. As such, they know how difficult life can be and what an important role the concept of hope plays. Their vast experiences have shown them that anything can be achieved or surpassed – if you have hope for the future.

Enjoy the following quotes about hope:

1. “Never lose hope. Storms make people stronger and they never last forever.”
Roy T. Bennett

2. “Walk with hope in your heart and you will never walk alone.”
Shah Rukh Khan

3. “They say that a person needs only three things to be truly happy in this world: someone to love, something to do, and something to hope for.”
Tom Bodett

4. “A person can do incredible things if he or she has enough hope.”
Shannon K Butcher

5. “Faith climbs the stairs that love has built and looks through the window that hope has opened.”
Charles Haddon Spurgeon

6. “We really believed in something back then, and we knew we were the kind of people capable of believing in something with all our hearts. And that kind of hope will never go away easily.”
Haruki Murakami

7. “We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.”
Martin Luther King Jr.

8. “Hope. It is like a drop of honey, a field of tulips that bloom in spring. It’s fresh air, a whispered promise, a clear sky, the perfect punctuation mark at the end of a sentence. It’s the only thing in the world that keeps me afloat.”
Tahereh Mafi

9. “Hope itself is like a star – it is not seen in the sun of prosperity, and can only be discovered in the night of adversity. Charles Haddon

10. “Everything that is done in this world is done with hope.”
martin luther

11. “Hope can be a very powerful force. There may not be any real magic in it, but when we know what we want and hold it like a light within us, we can make things happen, almost like magic.”
laini taylor

12. “The difference between hope and despair is that it is a different way of telling stories based on the same facts.”
Alain deBotton

13. “Hope is a waking dream.”

14. “We need hope, or else we couldn’t take it.”
Sarah J Maas

15. “When you have lost hope, you have lost everything. And when you think that all is lost, that is when everything is horrible and bleak, there is always hope.”
Pittacus Lore

16. “Dawn is always a hope for man.”
J. R. R. Tolkien

17. “Oddly enough, I still hope for the best, although the best, like an interesting piece of mail, rarely arrives, and even when it does, it can be lost very easily.”
lemony snicket

18. “When you’re at the end of the rope, tie a knot and hang on.”
Theodore Roosevelt

19. “Hope means waiting when everything seems hopeless.”
G. K. Chesterton

20. “If it weren’t for hope, the heart would break.”
Thomas Fuller

21. “That was all a man needed: hope. It was lack of hope that brought a man down.”
charles bukowski

22. “Never lose faith in yourself and never lose hope; Remember, even when this world throws the worst at you and then turns its back on you, there will still be hope.”
Pittacus Lore

23. “If you lose hope, somehow you lose the vitality that keeps moving you, you lose that value of being, that quality that helps you keep going despite everything. And so today I still have a dream.”
Martin Luther King Jr.

24. “We must ask God to increase our hope when it is small, to wake it up when it is asleep, to confirm it when it falters, to strengthen it when it is weak, and to lift it up when it is knocked down.”
John Calvin

25. “It is necessary to wait, although hope must always be frustrated, because hope itself constitutes happiness, and its failures, however frequent they may be, are less horrible than its extinction.”
Shel Silverstein

26. “We dream to have hope. Stop dreaming, well, that’s like saying you can’t change destiny.”
amy tan

27. “It is necessary to hope, although hope must always be frustrated, since hope itself constitutes happiness, and its failures, however frequent they may be, are less horrible than its extinction.”
Samuel Johnson

28. “There is a saying in Tibetan: ‘Tragedy should be used as a source of strength.’ So no matter what the difficulties are, no matter how painful an experience: if we lose hope, that is our real disaster.”
Fourteenth Dalai Lama

29. “It’s probably my job to tell you that life isn’t fair, but I think you already know that. So instead, I’ll tell you that hope is precious, and you’re right not to give up.”
CJ Redwine

30. “Where there is no hope, it is up to us to invent it.”
Albert Camus

31. “The least you can do in your life is find out what hope you have. And the most you can do is live within that hope. Not to admire it from a distance, but to live right in it, under its roof.”
Barbara Kingsolver

32. “Hope is a force of nature. Don’t let anyone tell you anything different.”
Jim Butcher

33. “Plant seeds of happiness, hope, success and love; Everything will return to you in abundance. This is the law of nature.”
Steve Maraboli

34. “Hope is that thing with feathers that perches in the soul, that sings its melody without words and never stops at anything.”
Emily Dickinson

35. “Hope smiles from the threshold of the coming year, whispering ‘it will be happier’…”
Alfred Tennyson

36. “Hope is the only good common to all men; those who have lost everything still possess it.”
Thales of Miletus

37. “A ship should not sail with a single anchor just as a life should not be lived with a single hope.”

38. “Retreating is not fleeing, nor is waiting sanity when danger outweighs hope.”
Miguel de Cervantes

39. “Hearing the quote“ our only hope” always makes me anxious, because it means that if the only hope doesn’t work, you have nothing left.”
lemony snicke

40. “It’s amazing how a little bit of tomorrow can make up for a lot of yesterday.”
John Guare

41. “As long as there is life, there is hope.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero

42. “Hope has a cost. Hope is neither comfortable nor easy. Hope requires personal risk. It’s not about having the right attitude. Hope is not about peace of mind . Hope is action. Hope is doing something. The more futile, more useless, more irrelevant and incomprehensible an act of rebellion is, the vaster and more powerful hope becomes.”
Chris Hedges

43. “In a world full of hate, we must dare to hope, in a world full of anger, we must dare to console, in a world full of despair, we must dare to dream and in a world full of distrust, we must dare to to believe.”
Michael Jackson

44. “An eternal hope sprouts in the human chest:
Man is not happy, but he always has to be;
The soul, restless and far from his home,
Rests and stretches out in a life to come.”
Alexander Pope

45. “The desires in our life form links and those links make a long chain called hope.”

46. ​​“There is always something good in this world that is worth fighting for.”
J. R. R. Tolkien

47. “Everything that is done in the world is done through hope.”
Martin Luther

48. “Optimism is the hope that leads to achievement.”
Helen Keller

49. “Hope is paradoxical. To have hope means to be ready at all times for what is not yet born, but without becoming desperate if the birth does not occur in our lifetime.”
Erich Fromm

Here are more quotes of hope

50. “Love without hope cannot survive. Love without faith changes nothing. Love gives power to hope and faith.”
Beta Tuff

51. “The road built on hope is more pleasant for the traveler than the road built on despair, even though both lead to the same destination.”
Marion Zimmer Bradley

52. “What we call our despair is often just the aching toil of unfed hope.”
george eliot

53. “Any little thing can give hope, just like a candle in the dark.”
Christian Mostert

54. “Being hopeful in bad times isn’t just romantic nonsense. It is based on the fact that human history is a story not only of cruelty, but also of compassion, sacrifice, courage, kindness. What we choose to emphasize in this complex story will determine our lives. If we see only the worst, it destroys our ability to do anything.”
Howard Zinn

55. “The most terrible of all feelings is the feeling of having dead hope.”
Federico Garcia Lorca

56. “I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge. That myth is more powerful than history. That dreams are more powerful than facts. That hope always triumphs over experience. That laughter is the only cure for pain. And I believe that love is stronger than death.”
Robert Fulghum

57. “The best way to feel hope is to get up and do something. Don’t wait for good things to come out of the blue. If you go out and make good things happen, you will fill the world and yourself with hope.”
Barack Obama

58. “So when you feel that hope is gone, look inside yourself and be strong, and you will finally see the truth, that a hero rests in you.”
Mariah Carey

59. “Wait, only he who waits lives. But fear the day when your hopes become a memory.”
Miguel de Unamuno

60. “We must never be hopeless, since we can never be irreparably broken.”
John Green

61. “It is difficult to say that it is impossible, because yesterday’s dream is today’s hope and tomorrow’s reality.”
Robert H. Goddard

62. “Hope is a good thing, perhaps the best of all, and good things never die.”
Stephen King

63. “The birds of hope are everywhere, stop to listen to their song.”
Terri Guillemets

64. “Don’t spoil what you have by wishing for what you don’t have; remember that what you have today was once what you wanted.”

65. “Totally without hope you cannot live. To live without hope is to stop living. Hell is despair. It is not by chance that at the entrance to hell drawn by Dante is the following inscription: ‘You, who are about to enter here, leave behind all hope.’”
Jürgen Moltmann

66. “What you need is to recognize the possibilities and challenges that the present moment offers and embrace them with courage, faith and hope.”
Thomas Merton

67. “The past is built with facts, I guess the future is only made up of hope.”
Issac Marion

68. “Faith is the first thing you should pack in a hope chest.”
Sarah Ban Breathnach

69. “Hope is the word that God has written on the forehead of every man.”
Victor Hugo

70. “A lesson for all of us is that in every defeat there is a victory. In every sadness, there is joy. And when you think all is lost, there is hope.”
Geraldine Solon

71. “In the heart of every winter lives a throbbing spring and behind every night lives a smiling dawn.”
Khalil Gibran

72. “Yesterday is a dream, and tomorrow an illusion. If you live today well, you will make yesterday a happy memory and tomorrow a vision of hope.”

73. “You are never given a dream without the power to make it come true.”
Richard Bach

74. “Things start as hopes and end as habits.”
Lillian Hellman

75. “Every moment has its pleasures and its hope.”
Jane Austen

76. “A man devoid of hope and aware of being so has ceased to belong to the future.”
Albert Camus

77. “Hope is a good breakfast, but it is a bad dinner.”
Francis Bacon

78. “When we love, we always strive to be better than we are. When we strive to be better than ourselves, everything around us becomes better too.”
Paulo Coelho

79. “Shoot for the moon, even if you miss, you will land among the stars.”
cecelia ahern

80. “Hope keeps you alive.”
Lauren Olive

81. “Every time a man defends an ideal, acts to improve the lot of others, or fights against an injustice, he transmits a tiny wave of hope.”
Robert Kennedy

82. “Hope itself ceases to be happiness when it is accompanied by impatience.”
John Ruskin

83. “Hope is not the same as optimism. It is not the conviction that something will work out, but the certainty that something makes sense, regardless of how it turns out.”
Vaclav Havel

84. “Hope is itself a kind of happiness and perhaps the greatest happiness that can be obtained in this world.”
Samuel Johnson

85. “Hope is like the sun, it casts all the shadows behind us.”
Samuel Smiles

What do you think of these quotes about hope?

Will, determination, or simple force alone will not get you through what you are fighting for. Of course these are important characteristics, however the key ingredient that makes all of this possible is hope . It is your hope for a better future that motivates you to make great sacrifices in the present.

I hope you have enjoyed this collection of powerful hope quotes . Remember to share them on social networks to bring hope to more people.