• Noun: a specific instance of feeling hopeful; example: "it revived their hope of winning the pennant"
• Noun: the general feeling that some desire will be fulfilled; example: "in spite of his troubles he never gave up hope"
• Noun: grounds for feeling hopeful about the future; example: "there is little or no promise that he will recover"
• Noun: someone (or something) on which expectations are centered; example: "he was their best hope for a victory"
• Noun: United States comedian (born in England) who appeared in films with Bing Crosby (1903-2003)
• Noun: one of the three Christian virtues
• Verb: expect and wish; examples: "I trust you will behave better from now on", "I hope she understands that she cannot expect a raise"
• Verb: be optimistic; be full of hope; have hopes; example: "I am still hoping that all will turn out well"
• Verb: intend with some possibility of fulfilment; example: "I hope to have finished this work by tomorrow evening"
Her beauty didn't do her any good and she couldn't use it in any positive way or manipulative way. I just hope that people will look and see and believe in that hope of love, that hope of freedom, even if it was just for a limited time.
I hope they see the genuine side of me, of my music, of my voice. I hope that they feel me. I hope that what I sing and what I say really gets across to the viewer because everything that comes out is true.
We use the word 'hope' perhaps more often than any other word in the vocabulary: 'I hope it's a nice day.' 'Hopefully, you're doing well.' 'So how are things going along? Pretty good. Going to be good tomorrow? Hope so.'
I think it's realistic to have hope. One can be a perverse idealist and say the easiest thing: 'I despair. The world's no good.' That's a perverse idealist. It's practical to hope, because the hope is for us to survive as a human species. That's very realistic.
I just sort of take it from a character perspective, and I don't know if he was necessarily spiritual, but I do think he had hope. He was a character that was comfortable having hope in his life, and hope is faith.
I just would like to keep singing. As soon as I'm not singing well, I hope that I know it, so that I can get off the stage and leave what I have done. I hope I'll know, and if I don't, I hope somebody tells me.
Our hope, and it's a sad hope, is that... well, I mean we need a tip. That's why we have such a big reward. We just hope that someone is holding her for her child and that we can, you know, get her back with a tip.
I hope America sees I am a goofy guy andI'm kind a crazy, I hope they see that I am a musician aswell, that I have music all around my body - I'm just exfoliating music, and I just hope America sees that.
My hope that the Church will emerge as a strong leader in society is just that a hope. What I described in The Catholic Moment is not a prophecy but the outline of a possibility. There are no guarantees that my hopes expressed in The Catholic Moment will ever be realised.