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Take a Stand for Hope

by Jan on June 10, 2011

“As long as you say there is no hope, then there will be no hope, but if you go down and take a stance, then there will be hope.” – Asmaa Mahfouz, Egyptian political activist Ms. Mahfouz, never intended to be (…)

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Trust in the triumph

by admin on June 9, 2011

“He is the best sailor who can steer within the fewest points of the wind, and exact a motive of success out of the greatest obstacles.” — Sir Walter Scott Hope reveals itself in many forms. There’s the kind of (…)

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Finally – Proof Hope isn’t Hype

by Jan on June 8, 2011

The belief that the future will be much better than the past and present is known as the optimism bias.  It abides in every race, region, and socioeconomic bracket. – Tali Sharot, “THE OPTIMISM BIAS” The next time a feeling (…)

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by admin on June 7, 2011

Catchy, huh? I discovered this poster a few years back while paging through one of my favorite design magazines. I’m not the type of person who normally runs out and buys things I see in magazines, but I made an (…)

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Failure: Not an Option

by admin on June 3, 2011

The first time I watched this video, I was astounded by the magnitude of this woman’s determination. But she didn’t become a winner when she crossed the finish line first. She became a winner the moment she pulled herself up (…)

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Sometimes “quiet time” speaks volumes

by Jan on June 2, 2011

The end is nothing, the road is all. Willa Cather, author There was a Goldilocks day for me last weekend. It was a day when there was just the right amount of everything. As it hailed and stormed outside, I (…)

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Hope is the thread that ties us together

by admin on June 1, 2011

“No one ever exists entirely alone; everyone relates to everyone else.” - Buddha As I was researching my first post for Hope On Hope, I was thrilled to stumble upon this quote. There’s something really wonderful and comforting about being part (…)

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