“To hope means to be ready at every moment for that which is not yet born, and yet not become desperate if there is no birth in our lifetime.” — Emily Dickinson


“People who say they don’t care what people think are usually desperate to have people think they don’t care what people think” — George Carlin

Desperate maladies require desperate remedies.” — French Proverb

“It is characteristic of wisdom not to do desperate things.” — Henry David Thoreau

“I’m not yet desperate enough to do anything about the conditions that are making me desperate”— Ashleigh

“Marriage is a series of desperate arguments people feel passionately about.” — Katharine Hepburn

“Why should we be in such desperate haste to succeed, and in such desperate enterprises? If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.” — Henry David