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"Microcredit is about giving hope." - Natalie Portman

"There is nothing foolish about hope." - N.K. Jemisin

"No scandal about Queen Elizabeth, I hope?" - Richard Brinsley Sheridan

"It's not just about hope and ideas. It's about action." - Shirin Ebadi

"I hope people will think very carefully about the future," - Queen Elizabeth II

"I hope my books make statements about our general condition." - William Golding

"I hope nobody I wrote about becomes too upset." - Max Tundra

"I hope they don't reveal everything they know about me." - Raymond Berry

"If preachers decide to preach about hope, let them preach out of what they themselves hope for." - Frederick Buechner

"I hope you never think about anything as much as I think about you." - Jonathan Safran Foer

"We've got to get our fans back. We've got to start winning and get our fans excited about the 76ers again... We're selling hope. This is about hope. We have hope that we have a chance to be good." - Doug Collins

"It's all about hope, kindness and a connection with one another." - Elizabeth Taylor

"I seriously hope all the things i talk about are erroneous and false" - Peter Joseph

"I hope that not one of them ever wanna even think about boxing." - Roy Jones Jr.

"It is the certainty that you are about to recover, that brings results, not the hope." - Emile Coue

"Skateistan's not just about skating. It's giving people life skills and hope for the future." - Tony Hawk

"Skateistan's not just about skating. It's giving people life skills and hope for the future." - Tony Hawk

"The thing about hope is that it doesn't go away even when it serves no purpose." - Lauren Destefano

"I only hope those rumors I hear about what goes on in prison are greatly exaggerated." - Homer

"I hope his kidneys fail, how about that? He needs a waterboarding, that's what he needs." - Wanda Sykes

"To an American, land is solidity, goodness, and hope. American history is about land." - William Least Heat-Moon

"You know what they say about hope. It breeds eternal misery!" - Sara Shepard

"The song is about love, life, fear and hope... and more than anything, you... and me..." - James Blunt

"History is nothing but gossip about the past, with the hope that it might be true." - Gore Vidal

"I was thinking, while I was running..." He paused. "About not hitting the trees, I hope." - Stephenie Meyer

"I just had this feeling about you," she said. "Is that foolish?" "I hope not." - Rainbow Rowell

"We cannot hope to bring about effective change unless we are willing to BE changed." - Richard J. Mouw

"[Raising Hope] is a weird show about weird little humans who love each other." - Shannon Woodward

"I hope being gay isn't the most interesting thing about me." - Jason Wu

"Leadership is about moving people from where they are to where you hope they'll go." - Drew Gilpin Faust

"Hope discovers what can be done instead of grumbling about what cannot." - James Keller

"I hope that one or two immortal lyrics will come out of all this tumbling about." - Louise Bogan

"In the unlikely story that is America, there has never been anything false about hope." - Barack Obama

"I hope she saw the passion, and no need to tell Mark Anthony about it." - Sanjaya Malakar

"I hope to be 70 and sitting at the table with journalists, talking about my films." - Elena Anaya

"I've just learned about his illness. Let's hope it's nothing trivial." - Irvin S Cobb

"Litigant. A person about to give up his skin for the hope of retaining his bones." - Ambrose Bierce

"God works where there's an attitude of faith. I believe faith is all about hope." - Joel Osteen

"Farmers have about given up hope of getting farm relief and have decided to fertilize instead." - Will Rogers

"How do I feel about war? Well anybody I guess, I hope, I don't like it." - Gerald Scarfe

"Eventually, before I die, I hope to have written about every part I've played." - Ian Mckellen

"I thought, if ever there were a time to write a book about hope, it's now." - Studs Terkel

"My hope is that I can somehow raise the level of consciousness about world events." - Lisa Ling

"I hope that when I'm 80 years old, people will still be talking about my wedding." - Jennifer Hudson

"I don't know what can be so dangerous about giving people hope." - Joel Osteen

"I hope people just enjoy the music. I'm not worried about any sort of legacy." - Glenn Kotche

"Even as a kid- do all kids think about this? I hope they don't, I hope my kids don't think about this- I was always thinking about, "Well, what are we doing? What is this all about?"" - Frank Iero

"I'm always changing and learning about acting, and about myself. I just hope to always keep doing that." - Jane Levy

"The first hope of a painter who feels hopeful about painting is the hope that the painting will move, that it will live outside its frame." - Gertrude Stein

"Hope is the strongest driving force for a people. Hope which brings about change, which produces new realities, is what opens man's road to freedom." - Oscar Arias

"Hope is necessary. It's a necessary concept. And Barack Obama didn't just talk about hope because he thought it was just a nice slogan to get votes." - Michelle Obama

"I hope people will like my novels after I'm dead. And I hope my children think about me in good ways, by and large." - Clyde Edgerton

"I would also hope that no one would think about trying to amend the constitution as a political strategy," - Mary Cheney

"Hope & curiosity about the future seemed better than guarantees. The unknown was always so attractive to me...and still is." - Hedy Lamarr

"Many of the best traps are simple. You just have to think about it, and hope your victim doesn't." - Rick Riordan

"I just hope that one day - preferably when we"re both blind drunk - we can talk about it." - J D Salinger

"That's the scary thing about hope," she said. "If you let it go too long it turns into faith." - Christopher Moore

"My hope is that learning about past evils will help us to avoid them in the future." - Livia Bitton-Jackson

"To write about a struggle amidst the struggling: one must hope that the muddling will end someday." - Yiyun Li

"People acting together as a group can accomplish things which no individual acting alone could ever hope to bring about." - Franklin D Roosevelt

"Isn't the only hope for the planet that the industrialized civilizations collapse? Isn't it our responsibility to bring that about?" - Maurice Strong

"I just hope that one day - preferably when we're both blind drunk - we can talk about it." - J D Salinger

"If you liked this broadcast, we hope you'll watch it again tomorrow night and maybe tell your neighbors about it." - Dan Rather

"I really hope that people feel permission to talk about their own troubles, but also to celebrate themselves." - Morgan Parker

"I hope people will put aside Tom Ford the fashion designer and think about Tom Ford the filmmaker." - Tom Ford

"When I'm performing, I hope my research and my experience with those things I'm talking about rings true." - Reggie Watts

"You would hope that the supposed best of American educational institutions would teach its students about America as an institution." - Paul Kengor

"I hope that when I die, people say about me, 'Boy, that guy sure owed me a lot of money." - Jack Handey

"We'll be sending a print to the MPAA, we say nothing about it and hope they sleep through the movie." - Uwe Boll

"I hope Obama gets scary in the next four years, 'cuz he ain't gotta worry about getting re-elected." - Samuel L Jackson

"Change is a process: future is a destination. People want a sense of hope, possibility and pride about Britain." - Douglas Alexander

"As I travel across the country speaking about MS, perhaps I can offer others comfort and hope." - Annette Funicello

"In government you carry each hope; each disillusion. And in politics it's always about the next challenge." - Tony Blair

"About the most originality that any writer can hope to achieve honestly is to steal with good judgment." - Josh Billings

"I hope no man takes what I said about the living and dieing of men for mathematical demonstration." - William Petty

"I hope there's a tinge of disgrace about me. Hopefully, there's one good scandal left in me yet." - Diana Rigg

"As long as we can tell stories about our ability to survive, the more we will hope, not self-destruct." - Christina Ricci

"Pregnancy is something that I always love. It's about hope and the future and a new baby." - Carine Roitfeld

"It's always been my hope, as an actor, to reveal only what is relevant about myself to the work." - Eric Bana

"I never have time to myself; it's the one thing about my life I would probably hope to change." - Juliet Stevenson

"You have to make films you feel strongly about. And then hope you can find the audience." - Grant Heslov

"Clinton's major problem, and the two aren't separable really because there is hope in the country, the hope - - optimism has slipped dramatically, make no mistake about every measurement shows that. But the hope is still there. Hope is with him. People want change. They see him as the best chance for change." - Mark Shields

"Hope is not a matter of waiting for things outside of us to get better. It is about getting better inside about what is going on outside." - Joan D. Chittister

"Hope is an explorer who surveys the country ahead. That is why we know so much about the Hereafter and so little about the Heretofore." - Ambrose Bierce

"'Giving 2.0' is about making your giving matter more to the people we all hope to help, and it's about making your giving matter more to you." - Laura Arrillagaandreesse

"The great thing about life - I'd rather not know and just hope I'm happy and healthy and I feel as good about my life as I do now." - Camilla Belle

"'Falling Skies' is not just about aliens attacking. It's also about humanity, survival, hope and the determination to rebuild our world, starting from pretty much nothing." - Maxim Knight

"Love's arms were wreathed about the neck of Hope, And Hope kiss'd Love, and Love drew in her breath In that close kiss and drank her whisper'd tales. They said that Love would die when Hope was gone. And Love mourn'd long, and sorrow'd after Hope; At last she sought out Memory, and they trod The same old paths where Love had walked with Hope, And Memory fed the soul of Love with tears." - Alfred Lord Tennyson

"I ask for the movement to continue, for the movement to grow, because last week I got a phone call from Altoona, Pennsylvania, and my election gave somebody else, one more person, hope. And after all, that's what this is all about. It's not about personal gain, not about ego, not about power - it's about giving those young people out there in the Altoona, Pennsylvanias, hope. You gotta give them hope." - Harvey Milk

"The people and the news media used to call me 'The Son of Sam,' but God has given me a new name, 'The Son of Hope,' because now my life is about hope." - David Berkowitz

"You know nothing about Hope, that immortal, delicious maiden forever courted forever propitious, whom fools have called deceitful, as if it were Hope that carried the cup of disappointment, whereas it is her deadly enemy, Certainty, whom she only es" - George Eliot

"If you care about the 2012 election and value the voices of regular Americans who lost hope in their hope and change candidate, this is one documentary you won't want to miss." - Jedediah Bila

"Remember when Ronald Reagan was president? We had Bob Hope. We had Johnny Cash. Think about where we are today. We have got President Obama. But we have no hope and we have no cash." - John Boehner

"Whether we be young or old,Our destiny, our being's heart and home,Is with infinitude, and only there;With hope it is, hope that can never die,Effort and expectation, and desire,And something evermore about to be." - William Wordsworth

"I hope I'm not sitting on a bench in a retirement home talking about what was: "Oh, I worked with this guy and that guy." I hope I'm still doing it for a really long time." - David Krumholtz

"Whether we be young or old, Our destiny, our being's heart and home, Is with infinitude, and only there; With hope it is, hope that can never die, Effort and expectation, and desire, And something evermore about to be." - William Wordsworth

"On that night after Phoebe had given her Pandora report, I thought about the Hope in Pandora's box. Maybe when everything seemed sad and miserable, Phoebe and I could both hope that something might start to go right." - Sharon Creech

"But, you know, once you're in government, very often you need to shoulder responsibility. I hope the new Spanish government will think about this and will therefore act accordingly. I really and sincerely hope so." - Jose Maria Aznar

"I hope that China will continue with space exploration. It would be logical to have international co-operation. I hope that it will come about and that I can be involved in it." - Leroy Chiao

"During his brilliant campaign, President Obama wove a powerful narrative about the American we all hope for. And that hope was grounded in a very powerful reality: President Obama's own inspiring life story." - Cynthia P Schneider

"I hope to die right in the middle of a song and right on the stage doing what I love to do. I hope to be about 120 when that happens." - Dolly Parton

"If a man has no worries about himself at all for the sake of love toward God and the working of good deeds, knowing that God is taking care of him, this is a true and wise hope. But if a man takes care of his own business and turns to God in prayer only when misfortunes come upon him which are beyond his power, and then he begins to hope in God, such a hope is vain and false. A true hope seeks only the Kingdom of God... the heart can have no peace until it obtains such a hope. This hope pacifies the heart and produces joy within it." - Seraphim of Sarov

"The very purpose of our life is happiness, which is sustained by hope. We have no guarantee about the future, but we exist in the hope of something better. Hope means keeping going, thinking, 'I can do this.' It brings inner strength, self-confidence , the ability to do what you do honestly, truthfully and transparently." - Dalai Lama

"It is time to ask: are we Aborigines a serious people? ... Do we have the seriousness necessary to maintain our languages, traditions and knowledge? ... The truth is that I am prone to bouts of doubt and sadness around these questions. But I have hope. Our hope is dependent upon education. Our hope depends on how serious we become about the education of our people." - Noel Pearson

"The very purpose of our life is happiness, which is sustained by hope. We have no guarantee about the future, but we exist in the hope of something better. Hope means keeping going, thinking, "I can do this." It brings inner strength, self-confidence , the ability to do what you do honestly, truthfully and transparently." - Dalai Lama

"Hope is the strongest driving force for a people. Hope which brings about change, which produces new realities, is what opens man's road to freedom. Once hope has taken hold, courage must unite with wisdom. That is the only way of avoiding violence, the only way of maintaining the calm one needs to respond peacefully to offenses." - Oscar Arias

"My hope as an actress is knowing that I'm someone who is more privileged - I'm biracial and lighter-skinned - and I hope it can open up the door for more women of color, especially darker-skinned black women. I hope everyone hops on the bandwagon and decides to start putting women of color in movies that aren't just about race." - Amandla Stenberg

"There is no word for feeling nostalgic about the future, but that's what a parent's tears often are, a nostalgia for something that has not yet occurred. They are the pain of hope, the helplessness of hope, and finally, the surrender to hope." - Michael Ian Black

"It's not about the budget; it's about the power...So will the attack on unions succeed? I do' know. But anyone who cares about retaining government of the people by the people should hope that it does'." - Paul Krugman

"It's not about the budget; it's about the power...So will the attack on unions succeed? I don't know. But anyone who cares about retaining government of the people by the people should hope that it doesn't." - Paul Krugman

"Let me just worry about me. I'm not worried about anyone else. If you're doing fine, great; if you're struggling, I hope things get better for you. But I've got to be worried about my career." - Latoya London

"My sweetest hope is to lose hope" - Pierre Corneille

"Never give up hope! Hope ultimately succeeds." - Sri Chinmoy

"Love is hope. Hope is nectar." - Sri Chinmoy

"My sweetest hope is to lose hope." - Pierre Corneille

"Farewell Hope, and with Hope farewell Fear" - John Milton

"Never sell tomorrow short. There's plenty to get excited about. Be filled with expectation, hope and confidence. Believe something good is going to happen - and it usually will." - Robert H Schuller

"For me hope isn't wishful thinking or blind faith about the future. It's a stance toward life - one of curiosity and humility." - Frances Moore Lappe

"Whenever you are blue or lonely or stricken by some humiliating thing you did, the cure and the hope is in caring about other people." - Diane Sawyer

"The United Nations is the best hope to spare humanity from the barbarity of war, from the senseless death, destruction and dislocation it brings about." - Alfred-Maurice de Zayas

"What an exciting age it is we live in With all this talk about the hope of youth And nothing made of youth." - Robert Frost

"If you had hope, maybe you could find a way to make things change,. Because if you thought about it, there were so many reasons to try." - Suzanne Collins

"The Very Hungry Caterpillar" story is about hope. You, like the little caterpillar, will grow up, unfold your wings and fly off into the future" - Eric Carle

"A vampire is branding girls, okay?" I ignored his refusal. "Something about that just feels wrong to me." "I would hope so." - Amanda Hocking

"I hope I just continue to be passionate about the roles and to always endeavor to bring clarity and honesty to the table and different ideas." - Angela Bassett

"I'm beginning to think that life is about passing moments and small celebrations. Without them there's only pain, fear, ambition, and, for some of us, foolish hope." - Kyra Davis

"By the way, I hope you all know about the worldwide boycott of Coca Cola company for things like murdering union organizers in Colombia. See the site" - Richard Stallman

"I hope that, reading 'Rosa,' people will remember their own family and friends and talk about what they did and did not do." - Nikki Giovanni

"Hope isn't an abstract theory about where human aspirations end and the impossible begins; it's a never-ending experiment, continually expanding the boundaries of the possible." - Paul Rogat Loeb

"I hope that all critical Muslims read the ruling in full, because it states very clearly what freedom of expression in Denmark is about." - Carsten Juste

"I hope to focus on what I'm passionate about because I think I'd do them best job on them - education, urban education, women and children's issues and literacy," - Jenna Bush

"As long as we have some definite idea about or some hope in the future, we cannot really be serious with the moment that exists right now." - Shunryu Suzuki

"Travel agents would be wiser to ask us what we hope to change about our lives rather than simply where we wish to go." - Alain De Botton

"Those who keep speaking about the sun while walking under a cloudy sky are messengers of hope, the true saints of our day." - Henri Nouwen

"I feel very privileged. But what I really hope for young people is that they find a career they"re passionate about, something that's challenging and worthwhile." - Ellen Ochoa

"Hope is the most treacherous thing in the world. It lifts you and lets you plummet. But as long as you're being lifted you don't worry about plummeting." - Elizabeth Wein

"If you keep thinking about what you want to do or what you hope will happen, you don't do it, and it won't happen." - Joe Dimaggio

"It's impossible for me to say one word about all that music has meant to me in my life. How, then, can I hope to be understood?" - Ludwig Wittgenstein

"I am talking about being optimistic enough to sow some seeds in the hope that some of them will germinate and grow into flowers." - Philippa Perry

"I truly hope the future will bring me something to feel nostalgic about, because there's really nothing much so far I can remember fondly." - Elliott Smith

"I'm afraid there's nothing we can do about the journalists; we can only hope that they will die off as the deerflies do towards the end of August." - Saul Bellow

"I never thought about heaven per se. I think when you're dead, you're dead. If anything happens after that, you just hope you don't go to hell." - Helen Thomas

"As an American people, what is greatest about our history are the many times we have led this world away from hate, towards hope." - Benjamin Jealous

"To pray rightly, you must make God your hope, stay, and all. Right prayer sees nothing substantial or worth being concerned about except God." - John Bunyan

"Though I carry always some ill-nature about me, yet it is, I hope, no more than is in this world necessary for a preservative." - Andrew Marvell

"I am worth some study, if for no one else but myself. I hope that you feel likewise... even if only about yourself." - David J. Cook

"A man can never hope to be more than he is if he is not first honest about what he isnt." - Donald E. Williams, Jr.

"So next time you feel like your world is about to end, I hope you studied because He's testing your faith again." - Kendrick Lamar

"What can you say about such a man as Christopher Reeve? He embodied all the best that a human being can hope to be." - Annette O'Toole

"To those of you looking at photos I took with my husband years ago in the privacy of our home, hope you feel great about yourselves," - Mary Elizabeth Winstead



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