HOPE in Classic Quotes

Simple words can express big ideas - learn how great writers to make beautiful sentences with common words.
Quotes from The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass by Frederick Douglass
 Search Panel
Word:
 You may input your word too.
Author:
Book:
 
Stems:
Sort by:
 Current Search - hope in The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
1  But a few days before, and I was full of hope.
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER X
2  I was leaving, too, without the hope of ever being allowed to return.
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII
3  I left without a regret, and with the highest hopes of future happiness.
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER V
4  I consoled myself with the hope that I should one day find a good chance.
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
5  I went at it in good earnest, working for the first time with the hope of reward.
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER V
6  The first two hours of that morning were such as I never experienced before, and hope never to again.
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER X
7  On setting sail, I walked aft, and gave to Colonel Lloyd's plantation what I hoped would be the last look.
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER V
8  I was sometimes prompted to take my life, and that of Covey, but was prevented by a combination of hope and fear.
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER X
9  I could not hope to get off with any thing less than the severest punishment, and being placed beyond the means of escape.
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER XI
10  We did this more to bring out the evidence against us, than from any hope of getting clear of being sold; for, as I have said, we were ready for that.
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER X
11  We met often, and consulted frequently, and told our hopes and fears, recounted the difficulties, real and imagined, which we should be called on to meet.
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER X
12  I had by this time crawled away under the side of the post and rail-fence by which the yard was enclosed, hoping to find relief by getting out of the sun.
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER X
13  Though conscious of the difficulty of learning without a teacher, I set out with high hope, and a fixed purpose, at whatever cost of trouble, to learn how to read.
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER VI
14  At times I would rise up, a flash of energetic freedom would dart through my soul, accompanied with a faint beam of hope, that flickered for a moment, and then vanished.
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER X
15  I indulged a faint hope that his conversion would lead him to emancipate his slaves, and that, if he did not do this, it would, at any rate, make him more kind and humane.
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
16  I often found myself regretting my own existence, and wishing myself dead; and but for the hope of being free, I have no doubt but that I should have killed myself, or done something for which I should have been killed.
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
17  Our reason for taking the water route was, that we were less liable to be suspected as runaways; we hoped to be regarded as fishermen; whereas, if we should take the land route, we should be subjected to interruptions of almost every kind.
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER X
18  From my earliest recollection, I date the entertainment of a deep conviction that slavery would not always be able to hold me within its foul embrace; and in the darkest hours of my career in slavery, this living word of faith and spirit of hope departed not from me, but remained like ministering angels to cheer me through the gloom.
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER V