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Quotes of the Day for 13 August 2000 – Hope

Hope is many things. From today's selection we see that it is powerful and ridiculous, curative and contagious. After choosing these, I hope you have a great week!

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The quotes:

There is no medicine like hope, no incentive so great, no tonic so powerful as expectation of something tomorrow.
     - Orison Swett Marden

Hope: A species of happiness, and perhaps the chief happiness which this world affords.
     - Samuel Johnson

Hope, like faith, is nothing if it is not contagious; it is nothing if it is not ridiculous.
     - Thornton Wilder

Hope is a feeling that life and work have a meaning. You either have it or you don't, regardless of the state of the world that surrounds you.
     - Vaclev Havel

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