The phoenix hope, can wing her way through the desert skies, and still defying fortune's spite; revive from ashes and rise.
- Miguel de Cervantes (1547-1616) Spanish novelist, dramatist and poet.
Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul, and sings the tunes without the words, and never stops at all.
- Emily Dickinson (1830-1886) American poet.
If it were not for hopes, the heart would break.
- Thomas Fuller (1608-1661) British clergyman and author.
Hope for the best, but prepare for the worst.
- English proverb
Hope is the golden thread that should be woven into every experience of life.
- Unknown Source
Neither should a ship rely on one small anchor, nor should life rest on a single hope.
- Epictetus (50-120) Greek philosopher.