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  • Walter Benjamin
    Walter Benjamin
    German philosopher 1882-1940
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    The only way of knowing a person is to love them without hope.
  • Alexandre Dumas
    Alexandre Dumas
    French writer 1802-1870
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    All human wisdom is summed up in two words; wait and hope.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
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    If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed.
  • William Cowper
    William Cowper
    English poet 1731-1800
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    Absence from whom we love is worse than death, and frustrates hope severer than despair.
  • Napoleon Hill
    Napoleon Hill
    American self-help author 1883-1970
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    Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
  • Epictetus
    Epictetus
    Roman philosopher 50-130 AD
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    A ship should not ride on a single anchor, nor life on a single hope.
  • Stendhal
    Stendhal
    French writer (ps. of Marie Henri Beyle) 1783-1842
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    A very small degree of hope is sufficient to cause the birth of love.
  • Tryon Edwards
    Tryon Edwards
    American theologian 1809-1894
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    Compromise is but the sacrifice of one right or good in the hope of retaining another - too often ending in the loss of both.
  • Napoleon
    Napoleon
    French Emperor 1769-1821
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    Courage is like love; it must have hope to nourish it.
  • Vaclav Havel
    Vaclav Havel
    Czech statesman, writer and former dissident 1936-2011
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    Even a purely moral act that has no hope of any immediate and visible political effect can gradually and indirectly, over time, gain in political significance.
  • Martin Luther
    Martin Luther
    German preacher 1483-1546
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    Everything done in the world is done by hope.
  • Richard M. DeVos
    Richard M. DeVos
    American businessman, co-founder of Amway Corp. 1926-
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    Few things in the world are more powerful than a positive push. A smile. A world of optimism and hope. A ''you can do it'' when things are tough.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    Hope is itself a species of happiness, and, perhaps, the chief happiness which this world affords: but, like all other pleasures immoderately enjoyed, the excesses of hope must be expiated by pain; and expectations improperly indulged must end in disappointment.
  • Bob Hope
    Bob Hope
    American comedian, actor 1903-
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    I do benefits for all religions - I'd hate to blow the hereafter on a technicality.
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