I am the Lord your God, who teaches you what is best for you, who directs you in the way you should go. - Isaiah 48:17

I am the Alpha and the Omega, the beginning and the end. I will give to the one who thirsts from the spring of the water of life without cost. - Revelation 21:6

He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything. - Arabian Proverb

The sunrise has never failed us yet. - Celia Baxter

How tight can life be without the space of hope? - Arabian Proverb

We judge a man's wisdom by his hope. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Great hopes make great men. - Thomas Fuller

He that wants hope is the poorest man alive. - Thomas Fuller

There is nothing so well known as that we should not expect something for nothing -- but we all do, and call it Hope. - Edgar Watson Howe

Whatever enlarges hope will also exhalt courage. - Samuel Johnson

The setting of a great hope is like the setting of the sun. The brightness of our life is gone. - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Everything that is done in the world is done by hope. No merchant or tradesman would set himself to work if he did not hope to reap benefit thereby. - Martin Luther

There is no medicine like hope, no incentive so great, no tonic so powerful as expectation of something tomorrow. - Orison S. Marden

Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any realized joy could be. - Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

A student never forgets an encouraging private word, when it is given with sincere respect and admiration. - William Lyon Phelps

Toil, feel, think hope; you will be sure to dream enough before you die, without arranging for it. - John Sterling

The mighty hopes that make us men. - Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Hope can always cope. - P.K. Thomajan

Hope, like faith, is nothing if it is not courageous; it is nothing if it is not ridiculous. - Thornton Wilder

The world is round and the place which may seem like the end may also be only the beginning. - Ivy Baker Priest

Diligence is the mother of good luck. - Benjamin Franklin

The lowest ebb is the turn of the tide. - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Hope is a risk that must be run. - George Bernanos

If we were logical, the future would be bleak indeed. But we are more than logical. We are human beings, and we have faith, and we have hope, and we can work. - Jacques Cousteau

That which we are capable of feeling, we are capable of saying. - Cervantes

I accept the universe! - Margaret Fuller

In all things it is better to hope than to despair.  - Goethe

The building of a perfect body crowned by a perfect brain, is at once the greatest earthly problem and grandest hope of the race. - Dio Lewis

You will have courage because you will have hope. You will take your time, and rest in safety. - The Bible, Job 11:18 TLB

Give to us clear vision that we may know where to stand and what to stand for. - Peter Marshall

The miserable have no other medicine; but only hope. (Claudio, in Measure for Measure Act 3, Scene 1)  - William Shakespeare

There will always be dreams grander or humbler than your own, but there will never be a dream exactly like your own...for you are unique and more wondrous than you know!  - Linda Staten

Listen to the Exhortation of the Dawn! Look to this Day! For it is Life, the very Life of Life. In its brief course lie all the Verities and Realities of your Existence. The Bliss of Growth, The Glory of Action, The Splendor of Beauty; For Yesterday is but a Dream, And To-morrow is only a Vision; But To-day well lived makes Every Yesterday a Dream of Happiness, And every Tomorrow a Vision of Hope. Look well therefore to this Day! Such is the Salutation of the Dawn! - Kalidasa

Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right. - Oprah Winfrey

A ship ought not to be held by one anchor, nor life by a single hope. - Epictetus

Don't let anything throw you off the goal you set for yourself. - Judge George N. Leighton