” I hope for peace and sanity – it’s the same thing. “


” I hope that memory is valued – that we do not lose memory. “


” 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 thought, if ever there were a time to write a book about hope, it’s now. “


” That’s why I wrote this book: to show how these people can imbue us with hope. I read somewhere that when a person takes part in community action, his health improves. Something happens to him or to her biologically. It’s like a tonic. “


” 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. “



All 6 Studs Terkel Quotes about Hope in picture


I hope for peace and sanity - it
I hope that memory is valued - that we do not lose memory.
I think it
I thought, if ever there were a time to write a book about hope, it
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We use the word

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