50 Best Hope Quotes To Remind You Things Will Get Better

Things can only get better

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Nowadays we could all use a little extra optimism and hope for a better tomorrow. Lately for some, it may feel as though there is no light at the end of the tunnel and that can be a very scary feeling. Luckily, we have compiled 50 of the best hope quotes to remind you things will get better.

Best Hope Quotes

We must all remember that it does in fact get better, even if it doesn’t feel like it ever will.


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1. “We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.” — Martin Luther King JR

2. “When you’re at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on.” — Theodore Roosevelt

3. “Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.” — Robert H. Schuller

let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future


4. “Plant seeds of happiness, hope, success, and love; it will all come back to you in abundance. This is the law of nature.” — Steve Maraboli

5. “What we call our despair is often only the painful eagerness of unfed hope.” — George Eliot

6. “Hope is the only bee that makes honey without flowers.” — Robert Green Ingersoll

7. “When you feel like hope is gone, look inside you and be strong and you’ll finally see the truth — that hero lies in you.” — Mariah Carey

8. “Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all of the darkness.” — Desmond Tutu

9. “Once you choose hope, anything is possible.” — Christopher Reeves

once you choose hope, anything is possible

10. “H.O.P.E: Hold On, Pain Ends.” — Unknown

11. “Out of difficulties, grow miracles.” — Jean De La Breye’re

12. “Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.” — Albert Einstein

13. “Hope is the only thing stronger than fear.” — Robert Ludlum

14. “The birds of hope are everywhere, listen to them sing.” — Terri Guillemets

15. “A man begins to die when he ceases to expect anything from tomorrow.” — Abraham Miller

16. “Happiness is the highest form of health.” — Dalai Lama

17. “Hope is passion for what is possible.” — Soren Kierkegaard

hope is passion for what is possible

18. “Never be afraid to trust an unknown future to an unknown God.” — Corrie Ten Boom

19. “Hope is the pillar that holds up the world. Hope is the dream of a waking man.” — Pliny The Elder

20. “All human wisdom is summed up in two words; wait and hope.” — Alexandre Dumas

21. “There is hope, even when your brain tells you there isn’t.” — John Green

22. “A single thread of hope is still a very powerful thing.” — Unknown

23. “Hope is the beacon which points to prosperity.” — Edward Counsel

24. “Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” — Confucius

25. “It’s amazing how a little tomorrow can make up for a whole lot of yesterday.” — John Guarenas

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26. “Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey towards it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.” — Samuel Smiles

27. “Hope never abandons you, you abandon it.” — George Weinberg

hope never abandons you, you abandon it

28. “Where flowers bloom, so does hope.” — Lady Byrd Johnson

29. “Find the seed at the bottom of your heart and bring forth a flower.” — Shigenori Kameoka

30. “In all things it is better to hope than to despair.” — Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

31. “Hope is an embrace of the unknown.” — Rebecca Solnit

32. “Nothing is hopeless, we must hope for everything.” — Madeline L’Engle

33. “Follow your bliss and the universe will open doors for you where there were only walls.” — Joseph Campbell

34. “Hope is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.” — Unknown

35. “New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.” — Lao Tzu

new beginnings are often disguised as painful endings

36. “You can never cross the ocean until you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.” — Unknown

37. “Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.” — Helen Keller

38. “Someday all you will have to light your way will be a single ray of hope and that will be enough.” — Kobi Yomanda

39. “If tomorrow brings new hope, I hope it brings you.” — Unknown

40. “He who does not hope to win has already lost.” — Jose Joaquin De Olmado

41. “Sometimes when things are falling apart, they may actually be falling into place.” — J. Lynn

42. “Fear is not a proper motivator. Hope wins out.” — Michelle Obama

fear is not a proper motivator. hope wins out

43. “Hope is nature’s veil for hiding truth’s nakedness.” — Alfred Nobel

44. “Hope sees the invisible, feels the intangible, achieves the impossible.” — Unknown

45. “I don’t think of all the misery but of the beauty that still remains.” — Anne Frank

46. “If we believe that tomorrow will be better, we can bear a hardship today.” — Thich Nhat Hank

47. “If you do not hope, you will not find what is beyond your hopes.” — St. Clement of Alexandra

48. “Don’t lose hope. When the sun goes down, the stars come out.” — Unknown

49. “Peace comes through hope.” — James E. Faust

50. “Nothing can dim the light that shines from within.” — Maya Angelou

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Lindsey Matthews is a writer who covers love and relationships, news, and pop-culture topics.