"Cynicism is irresponsible. Having hope is a much more healthy way to live." Barbara Kingsolver, author
"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, author
"Keep some room in your heart for the unimaginable." Mary Oliver, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet
"Keep thinking, keep interested, keep praying, keep dreaming." Norman Vincent Peale, Guideposts founder
"When you see the good, look for the good, expect the good, you find the good and the good finds you."
"You have been criticizing yourself for years and it hasn't worked. Try approving of yourself and see what happens." Louise Hay, motivational Speaker
"It doesn't matter if a million people tell you what you can't do, or if ten million tell you no. If you get one yes from God, that's all you need." Tyler Perry, playwright, actor and film director
"I'm not an optimist. I'm a prisoner of hope." Archbishop Emeritus Desmond M. Tutu, South African Activist and Nobel Peace Prize Recipient