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HOPE QUOTATIONS
201800802 thursday quote
“No matter how dark the moment, love and hope are always possible.”

George Chakiris

20190827 tuesday quote
“We must accept finite disappointment, but we must never lose infinite hope.”

Martin Luther King, Jr.

20220105 wednesday quote
“Just as one cannot live without dreams, one cannot live without hope. If dreams reflect the past, hope summons the future.”

Elie Wiesel

20160107 thursday quote
“Listen to the mustn'ts, child. Listen to the don'ts. Listen to the shouldn'ts, the impossibles, the won'ts. Listen to the never haves, then listen close to me... Anything can happen, child. Anything can be.”

Shel Silverstein

20201111 wednesday quote
“This new day is too dear, with its hopes and invitations, to waste a moment on the yesterdays.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

20160106 wednesday quote updated
“May Light always surround you; Hope kindle and rebound you. May your Hurts turn to Healing; Your Heart embrace Feeling. May Wounds become Wisdom; Every Kindness a Prism. May Laughter infect you; Your Passion resurrect you. May Goodness inspire your Deepest Desires. Through all that you Reach For, May your arms Never Tire. ”

D. Simone

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“There are always flowers for those who want to see them.”

Henri Matisse

20200421 tuesday quote
“Someday all you’ll have to light the way will be a single ray of hope, and that will be enough.”

Kobi Yamada

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“It is often in the darkest skies that we see the brightest stars.”

Richard Paul Evans

20220103 monday quote
“Hope smiles from the threshold of the year to come, whispering 'it will be happier'...”

Alfred Lord Tennyson

20161215 thursday quote
“Hope is always available to us. When we feel defeated, we need only take a deep breath and say, "Yes," and hope will reappear.”

Monroe Forester

20200424 friday quote
“Hope begins in the dark, the stubborn hope that if you just show up and try to do the right thing, the dawn will come. You wait and watch and work: you don't give up.”

Anne Lamott

Here are some stories about everyday heroes who show 'hope'.
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Art Activities for the Elderly and Disabled My mother was a self-taught artist. She was diagnosed with colon cancer in 1996. As the rebel daughter, I had a tense relationship with my Mom but when she became ill, art brought us closer together. The process of creating art was very powerful for us. It was relaxing and gave my mother something to look forward...
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Pope John Paul II I was able to see Pope John Paul II at a Mass in Central Park and was very inspired when he said "Stand up for life..." I have tried to help people since that day and will continue to do so the rest of my life. I am a cancer survivor now for five years. I feel that God has healed me for a purpose and I believe...
SUBMITTED BY ROGER BOUCHARD
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It Is What You Believe In... 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...
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Where did your values come from?

We've all had people in our lives who have made a positive impact on us. A parent or grandparent, a sibling who was there for us, or maybe even just a guy who shines shoes for a living? Whoever they are, tell us their story so they can inspire us even more.

Tell Us Your Story Everyday Hero Stories

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ACHIEVEMENT
AMBITION
APPRECIATING NATURE
APPRECIATION
BEING THERE
BELIEVE
BELIEVE IN YOURSELF
BRAVERY
CARING
CHANGE
CHARACTER
CHARITY
CHEER
CIVILITY
CLASS AND GRACE
COMMITMENT
COMMON GROUND
COMMUNITY
COMPASSION
COMPLIMENTS
COMPROMISE
CONFIDENCE
CONNECTION
COURAGE
COURTESY
CREATIVITY
DEDICATION
DETERMINATION
DEVOTION
DO THY BEST
DO YOUR PART
DREAM
DRIVE
EDUCATION
EMPATHY
ENCOURAGEMENT
EQUALITY
EXCELLENCE
FAMILY
FITNESS
FORESIGHT
FORGIVENESS
FRIENDSHIP
GENEROSITY
GET ALONG
GET OUTSIDE
GIVING BACK
GOOD EXAMPLES
GOOD MANNERS
GOODNESS
GRATITUDE
GREAT MUSIC
GRIT
HARD WORK
HEALTH
HELPING OTHERS
HONESTY
HONOR
HOPE
HUMILITY
HUMOR
IMAGINE
INCLUDING OTHERS
INCLUSION
INGENUITY
INNOVATION
INSPIRATION
INTEGRITY
JOY
JUSTICE
KINDNESS
LAUGHTER
LEADERSHIP
LEARNING
LISTENING
LITERACY
LIVE LIFE
LIVE YOUR DREAMS
LOVE
LOYALTY
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
MENTORING
MINDFULNESS
MOTIVATION
OPPORTUNITY
OPTIMISM
OUR BEAUTIFUL WORLD
OVERCOMING
PARENTING
PASSION
PATIENCE
PEACE
PERSEVERANCE
PERSISTENCE
PIONEERING
PLEASE AND THANK YOU
PRACTICE
PREPARATION
PULL TOGETHER
PURPOSE
REACHING OUT
RESILIENCY
RESPECT
RESPONSIBILITY
RIGHT CHOICES
RISING ABOVE
SACRIFICE
SECOND CHANCES
SELF-CARE
SERVICE
SHARING
SMILE
SOUL
SPORTSMANSHIP
SPREAD YOUR WINGS
STEWARDSHIP
STRENGTH
TEACHING BY EXAMPLE
TEAMWORK
THANK YOU
TRUE BEAUTY
TRUE CHAMPION
TRUST
UNITY
VISION
VOLUNTEERING
WISDOM
WONDER
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Your Comments
Tara from Maryland JULY 13, 2014
Evan from Ohio, if you ever read this, please let us know how you're doing.

Evan from ohio OCTOBER 22, 2013
All I can do is hope, hope they find a cure for me

LAWRENCE MCKENZIE from CINCINNATI,OHIO 45227 SEPTEMBER 9, 2011
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 from CINCINNATI,OHIO  AUGUST 2, 2011
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.

Kensley C. from lakewood OCTOBER 26, 2010
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