If one of the central messages of Inkblots of an Idealist is hope, then we felt it had to be a must to offer you 15 quotes in the form of photo messages that revolve around hope. If there is a quote (or quotes) you feel should have made the list, let us know in the comment section. 

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There is no pit so deep that God’s love is not deeper still. -Corrie Ten Boom

-There is no pit so deep that God's love is not deeper still.-Corrie Ten Boom

 

 

2

You are worth loving and your life is worth living. -Mary DeMuth

You are worth loving and your life is worth living. -Mary DeMuth

3

The LORD delights in those who fear Him, who put their hope in His unfailing love.

-Psalm 147: 11

The Lord delights in those who fear Him, who put their hope in His unfailing love. Psalm 147: 11

4

Hope anchors the soul. -Hebrews 6:79

Hope anchors the soul. -Hebrews 6:79

 

5

God is the realist-idealist who saw our problem yet got us out of this mess. My hope in true humanity is restored because God’s incarnation is humanity restored. -Michael Chardavoyne

 

God is the realist-idealist who saw our problem yet got us out of this mess. My hope in true humanity is restored because God's incarnation is humanity restored. -Michael Chardavoyne

 

6

A Jesus who never wept could never wipe away my tears. -Charles Spurgeon

 

A Jesus who never wept could never wipe away my tears. -Charles Spurgeon

 

7Your value does not decrease based on someone’s inability to see your worth. -Unknown

 

Your value does not decrease based on someone's inability to see your worth. -Unknown

 

8God takes broken relationships and makes us whole in the aftermath. He uses the criticism of a friend to hone us. He creates discernment in us after we’ve endured deception. He fosters empathy in our hearts after others have damaged the tender parts of us. -Mary DeMuth God takes broken relationships and makes us whole in the aftermath. He uses the criticism of a friend to hone us. He creates discernment in us after we've endured deception. He fosters empathy in our hearts after others have damaged the tender parts of us. -Mary DeMuth

 

 

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When God stretches His arm from heaven to earth, blessing us with comfort, we in turn touch our relationships with heaven’s touch. -Mary DeMuthWhen God stretches His arm from Heaven to earth, blessing us with comfort, we in turn touch our relationships with heaven's touch. -Mary DeMuth

 

 

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Nothing in the Bible would cause us to call a famine good or a heart attack good or a terrorist attack good. These are terrible calamities, born out of a fallen earth. Yet every message in the Bible compels us to believe that God will mix them with other ingredients, and bring good out of them. -Max LucadoNothing in the Bible would cause us to call a famine good or a heart attack good or a terrorist attack good. These are terrible calamities, born out of a fallen earth. Yet every message in the Bible compels us to believe that God will mix them with other ingredients, and bring good out of them. -Max Lucado

 

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You are more than a dash between two dates. -Max Lucado You are more than a dash between two dates. -Max Lucado

 

 

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I cannot help but conclude that though the world may be tilted toward the rich and powerful, God is tilted toward the underdog. -Philip YanceyI cannot help but conclude that though the world may be tilted toward the rich and powerful, God is tilted toward the underdog. -Philip Yancey

 

 

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There is no greater discovery than seeing God as the author of your destiny. -Ravi Zacharias

There is no greater discovery than seeing God as the author of your destiny. -Ravi Zacharias

 

 

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God is sovereign over the course of history and the rise and fall of powers. As the book of Daniel reminds us again and again , it is heaven that rules. -Os Guinness

 

God is sovereign over the course of history and the rise and fall of powers. As the book of Daniel reminds us again and again , it is heaven that rules. -Os Guinness

 

 

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F-E-A-R has two meanings: ‘forget everything and run‘ or ‘face everything and rise.’ The choice is yours. -Zig ZiglarF-E-A-R has two meanings: 'forget everything and run' or 'face everything and rise.' The choice is yours. -Zig Ziglar