Quotes, July 12, 2011

husky004_(z5 NY)July 12, 2011

Hope, deceitful as it is, serves at least to lead us to the end of our lives by an agreeable route. ~Fran�ois Duc de La Rochefoucauld

In reality, hope is the worst of all evils, because it prolongs man's torments. ~Friedrich Nietzsche, Human, All Too Human, 1878

Hope is that thing with feathers that perches in the soul and sings the tune without the words and never stops... at all. ~Emily Dickinson

Hope is the word which God has written on the brow of every man. ~Victor Hugo

To eat bread without hope is still slowly to starve to death. ~Pearl S. Buck

And I need to end with my quote about hope

Hope is the ability to lie to yourself...husky004_

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Good quotes, yours is right on, though - I always think hope in itself without action turns into a pipe-dream

    Bookmark   July 13, 2011 at 2:00PM
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There is hope and there is hope. Hoping to win the lottery without playing is one thing, hoping that your work in the garden will bring results, another, even if sometimes nature don't play along.

    Bookmark   July 13, 2011 at 2:13PM
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