22 Quotes about Hope for Difficult Times

When we feel darkness all around, when things goes worse and worse and when nothing seems to work for us; there is one thing that keep us going: HOPE.

There is no man on this earth who has not faced difficult time during his life. All great persons of the history have faced failures and rejection one time or other. However, they always kept hope in their pocket with belief that things will get better with the time.

We all must understand those good and bad phases are just a part of the life. We must keep hope and put our best in each situation. Because what we think and do in those situations determine our destiny.

Are you losing hope that you will never live your life as you desired? Are you striving for a better life? Do not lose hope. Believe me that the best of your life is yet to come.

Here are, some great saying and quotes about Hope that can lead us in difficult times:

Hope is everywhere:

“The birds of hope are everywhere, listen to them sing.”

Terri Guillemets

“We have always held to the hope, the belief, the conviction that there is a better life, a better world, beyond the horizon.”

Franklin D. Roosevelt

“Hope lies in dreams, in imagination, and in the courage of those who dare to make dreams into reality.”

Jonas Salk

“You’ve gotta have hope. Without hope life is meaningless. Without hope life is meaning less and less.”

Author Unknown

The Importance of Hope:

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

Helen Keller

“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.”

Anne Lamott

“You’ll be surprised to know how far you can go from the point where you thought it was the end.”

“Just because something good ends doesn’t mean something better won’t begin.”

Author Unknown

“Hope is like a road in the country; there was never a road, but when many people walk on it, the road comes into existence.”

Lin Yutang

“Once you choose hope, anything’s possible.”

Christopher Reeve

Keep Hope but do your best as well:

Sometimes we left everything on God or Destiny. We expect that things will be automatically turn better for us. It is all right to hope for the good but we must never forget our part to make it happen. It is essential to put our 100% effort in each area of our life. Fortune favours those who do their best.

“We must rediscover the distinction between hope and expectation.”

Ivan Illich

“He that lives upon hope will die fasting.”

Benjamin Franklin, Poor Richard’s Almanack

“Hope for the best, but prepare for the worst.”

English proverb

Never Give Up:

We often stuck sometimes in relationship, business or career. However, never treat it as a failure. Failure is only when we stop trying. If something is not working for us, it means you should try some other way. Change your approach.

All life is experiment. The more you experiment, the better you get on it. Do not be discouraged. Try one more time.

“When the world says, “Give up,” Hope whispers, “Try it one more time.”

Author Unknown

“Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.”

Robert H. Schuller

“If you have made mistakes, there is always another chance for you. You may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing we call “failure” is not the falling down, but the staying down.”

Mary Pickford

“Neither should a ship rely on one small anchor, nor should life rest on a single hope.”

Epictetus (50-120) Greek philosopher

“You can make positive deposits in your own economy every day by reading and listening to powerful, positive, life-changing content and by associating with encouraging and hope-building people.”

Zig Ziglar

“Only in the darkness can you see the stars.”

Martin Luther King Jr.

“Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.”

Thomas Edison

Be Happy along with Hope for a better future:

It may take time to reach your destination, but do not forget to enjoy the journey of life. Appreciate what you already have. You know that many people do not have things that you have. Therefore, Set a goal, keep going and keep enjoying.

“Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.”


“The Grand essentials of happiness are: something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.”

Allan K. Chalmers

Deepak Rajpal

Deepak Rajpal is an accomplished software developer, writer, and a motivational speaker. He has authored several articles, poetry, and a book called Frientors. He is also the founder of www.tutorialsclass.com , where he shares technical knowledge with others. With a YouTube channel, Deepak creates videos that inspire and educate people on various topics related to personal development, happiness, and finance.