„We must always have old memories and young hopes.“

—  Arsène Houssaye, Attributed to Houssaye in: Forty Thousand Sublime and Beautiful Thoughts Gathered from the Roses, Clover Blossoms, Geraniums, Violets, Morning-glories, and Pansies of Literature, Christian Herald, 1915.
Arsène Houssaye photo
Arsène Houssaye5
French writer 1814 - 1896

Related quotes

Diane Ackerman photo
Ted Kennedy photo
Benjamin Jowett photo
Friedrich Nietzsche photo
Malcolm X photo

„The young whites, and blacks, too, are the only hope that America has, the rest of us have always been living in a lie.“

—  Malcolm X American human rights activist 1925 - 1965
Quoted by Alex Haley, after a college campus speech, in the epilogue to The Autobiography.

Anthony the Great photo

„If we would despise the enemy, our thoughts must always be of God and our souls always glad with hope.“

—  Anthony the Great Christian saint, monk, and hermit 251 - 357
From St. Athanasius' Life of St. Antony, Book II, Chapter 10

William Wordsworth photo
Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington photo

„We always have been, we are, and I hope that we always shall be, detested in France.“

—  Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington British soldier and statesman 1769 - 1852
As quoted in Wellington and His Friends (1965) by Gerald Wellesley, 7th Duke of Wellington, p. 138, and in The Economist (16 June 2005) http://www.economist.com/printedition/displayStory.cfm?story_id=4079435

Oliver Wendell Holmes photo

„To be seventy years young is sometimes far more cheerful and hopeful than to be forty years old.“

—  Oliver Wendell Holmes Poet, essayist, physician 1809 - 1894
On the Seventieth Birthday of Julia Ward Howe (May 27, 1899); reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„The only hope we have is the Internet.
We must strive to keep it free.“

—  L. Neil Smith American writer 1946
"Keep Your Filthy Hands Off The Internet" 20 June 2010.

Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. photo

„To be 70 years young is sometimes far more cheerful and hopeful than to be 40 years old.“

—  Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. United States Supreme Court justice 1841 - 1935
Misattributed, Almost certainly attributable to Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., who is, in various sources, credited with having said this in letters to Harriet Beecher Stowe (who turned 70 in 1881) and Julia Ward Howe (who turned 70 in 1889), as well as having made the commented about himself. Holmes, Sr. reached the age of 70 in 1879, while Holmes, Jr. reached that age in 1911, some time after the earliest reports of this quote.

Martin Luther King, Jr. photo

„We must use time creatively - and forever realize that the time is always hope to do great things.“

—  Martin Luther King, Jr. American clergyman, activist, and leader in the American Civil Rights Movement 1929 - 1968

„Memory is the medium of the must-have-been.“

—  Julian Jaynes, The Origin of Consciousness in the Breakdown of the Bicameral Mind
The Origin of Consciousness in the Breakdown of the Bicameral Mind (1976), Book I, Chapter 1, p. 30

„Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Etiam egestas wisi a erat. Morbi imperdiet, mauris ac auctor dictum.“