despair in a quote

"Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race."

"We've all had that fear, that despair of losing someone, or this fierce desire because it's not reciprocated. The less reciprocation there is, the more desire we have."

"Sectional football games have the glory and the despair of war, and when a Texas team takes the field against a foreign state, it is an army with banners."

"If you start in the pit of despair with these profane, awful things, even a glimmer of hope or awareness is going to occur that's much brighter coming from this dark, awful beginning."

"As the plane got closer to Miami, I had this terrible feeling he was dying. Maybe he was telling me that he was going. I felt anger, panic, despair and helplessness."

"I don't feel despair because I am able to make the films I want to make, and that gives me hope."

"There is no despair so absolute as that which comes with the first moments of our first great sorrow, when we have not yet known what it is to have suffered and be healed, to have despaired and have recovered hope."

"Man's nature is not essentially evil. Brute nature has been know to yield to the influence of love. You must never despair of human nature."

"Melancholy and sadness are the start of doubt... doubt is the beginning of despairdespair is the cruel beginning of the differing degrees of wickedness."

"Courage is not the absence of despair it is, rather, the capacity to move ahead in spite of despair."

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