Explore the value of Hope
Watch our Hope Video called ‘Hope’
See Other Inspiring TV Commercials
John F. Kennedy
John Perry Barlow
Just as man cannot live without dreams, he cannot live without hope. If dreams reflect the past, hope summons the future.
Mary Anne Radmacher
As long as there is one upright man, as long as there is one compassionate woman, the contagion may spread and the scene is not desolate. Hope is the one thing left to us in a bad time.
E. B. White
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination, full of hope.
Hope can be a powerful force. Maybe there's no actual magic in it, but when you know what you hope for most and hold it like a light within you, you can make things happen, almost like magic.
Subscribe to our FREE
inspirational quote emails!
Personal Stories About ‘Hope’
An Unknown FriendSubmitted by Anonymous
Twelve years ago my family, pets and I were homeless, working day labor to get a meal and a motel room. Day labor pays a state's minimum wage so if one of us was not working we ate lightly or slept under a tree in one of the parks. I had been washing dishes for several weeks when the woman I worked with asked...
It Is What You Believe In...Submitted by Leila ElManfaa
My mom and her cousin were in the woods with their back-packs on. They began to hear a growl-like sound. They thought it was a bear so they ran and climbed a tree. My mom accidentally hit a beehive. The bees swarmed them and attacked. Her cousin got loose, but Mom's bag was stuck on a branch. She was hanging by...
Hope In The Darkest TimesSubmitted by Taryn
As I flipped through the channels on my television I stopped at the news. There was another shooting in Utah. There was another hurricane in Japan. There was another mugging just a mile away from where I live. I, like many other Americans, immediately thought back to the day when mayhem and destruction was...
Stories About Everyday Heroes Who Portray ‘Hope’
Hobert WSubmitted by
I chose Hobert for my hero because was a great man and was loved by many! He gave me hope for my future, he made feel better when I was sad; he gave me a reason to live; and he helped me choose a career for college that I'm going to stick with it. Hobert is my grandfather (my gramps ) who died in early 2005. He...
Eric ASubmitted by Brad Carnahan
It was spring of 2008 when the news came. He was a sophomore, and the year was winding down. School had gone relatively well up until the point when his life changed forever. He had kept his grades up all year long, maintaining straight A’s while playing for the prestigious JV Basketball team and keeping involved...
Dr. Stephen GreeneSubmitted by Sharon Smeltzer
Dr. Stephen Greene goes to Ghana twice a year and opens computer labs and libraries for the children, and soon to be a whole school. His nonprofit charity is hopeforghana.com and please visit his Facebook page as well. Dr. Greene has also met Mother Teresa and has medically cared for the children in her...
Explore Another Value
DO THY BEST
CLASS AND GRACE
BELIEVE IN YOURSELF
LIVE YOUR DREAMS
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
DO YOUR PART
TEACHING BY EXAMPLE
SPREAD YOUR WINGS
Evan from Ohio, if you ever read this, please let us know how you're doing.
All I can do is hope, hope they find a cure for me
HELLO AND THANK YOU. I WOULD LOVE TO HAVE MY WRITING ON A BILLBOARD.PLEASE LET ME KNOW WHAT CAN I DO TO MAKE SOMEONE HAPPY. THANK YOU.LAWRENCE
LAWRENCE MCKENZIE, CINCINNATI,OHIO 45227
TITLE:CHANGING SHADOWS: DRIPPING DOWN MY PAST I FEEL LOST,SO AS I TAP WITHIN MY SOULFUL EYE I CONCEIVE THEE TO BE HEALED THROUGH MY SOUL TO GLOW.I'M BLESS TO CONFESS FOR THERE IS TRUE LIGHT TO FIGHT THROUGH OUT THE NIGHT,I'M CASTING MY SPIRIT TO SEE THE LIGHT,LIVING IN YESTERDAY PAIN IS TRULY NO GAIN,I'M GARNISHING MY PAIN TO DELIVER ME FROM NOT BEING THE SAME,I'M PRAYING FOR MY SOUL TO LET GO.I JUMP AND RUN TO LOOK WITHIN TO SEE I FROM THE SKY AND SEE THEE TO BE SPIRITUALLY FREE,AS I SING FROM MY SOUL I REALIZE I'M TRULY BLESS TO GROW.
LAWRENCE MCKENZIE, CINCINNATI,OHIO
Kensley C., lakewood