Quotes about Hope

"It takes vision and courage to create - it takes faith and courage to prove."

Owen D. Young (October 27, 1874 - July 11, 1962) was an American industrialist, businessman, lawyer and diplomat.


"Knowledge is only one half. Faith is the other."

Novalis the pseudonym of Georg Philipp Friedrich Freiherr von Hardenberg (May 2, 1772 – March 25, 1801) an author and philosopher of early German Romanticism.


"My reason nourishes my faith and my faith my reason."

Norman Cousins (June 24, 1915 – November 30, 1990) was an American political journalist, author, professor, and world peace advocate.


"To me faith means not worrying."

John Dewey (October 20, 1859 – June 1, 1952) was an American philosopher, psychologist and educational reformer whose ideas have been influential in education and social reform. Dewey, along with Charles Sanders Peirce and William James, is recognized as one of the founders of the philosophy of pragmatism and of functional psychology.


"To one who has faith, no explanation is necessary. To one without faith, no explanation is possible."

Saint Thomas Aquinas (Aquino, 1225 – Fossanova, 7 March 1274) was an Italian priest of the Catholic Church in the Dominican Order, and an immensely influential philosopher and theologian in the tradition of scholasticism.


"Faith is an oasis in the heart which can never be reached by the caravan of thinking."

Kahlil Gibran (1883-1931) Lebanese born American philosophical Essayist, Novelist and Poet.