Hope is a feeling of expectation, belief and desire.
“A life full of enthusiasm, hope and contributions through one's own talent is a life well lived.”
—Kimberly Day American Writer And Poet
“Take hope from the heart of man and you make him a beast of prey.”
—Ouida [Marie Louise De La Ramée] Novelist
“The great essentials for happiness in this life are something to do, something to love and something to hope for.”
—Joseph Addison English Essayist, Poet, Playwright And Politician.
“But groundless hope, like unconditional love, is the only kind worth having.”
—John Perry Barlow Essayist, Lyricist
“If you can't have faith in what is held up to you for faith, you must find things to believe in yourself, for a life without faith in something is too narrow a space to live.”
Stories About Hope
Hope In The Darkest Times
Submitted by Taryn
As I flipped through the channels on my television I stopped at the news. There was another shooting in Utah. There was...
The Healthy Daughter In A Family Of Illness.
Submitted by MacKenzie
My name is MacKenzie, and I am from a town right outside of Boston. I am a student at Auburn University. I am the youngest...
Hope From Heartache
Submitted by Derek VanLuchene
When Derek VanLuchene was a teenager, his 8-year-old brother, Ryan, was kidnapped, sexually assaulted and murdered by a...
Everyday Hero Stories
"Never give up hope in humanity, no matter how many times people fail, your heart breaks or dreams are shattered- just keep...
Hi. My name is Sophie, I'm 10 years old and in 5th grade and my hero is my brother. Why my brother? I'll tell you more.
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...
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