As a noun, Hope is defined as “a feeling of expectation and desire for a certain thing to happen. A feeling of trust.”

As a noun, Hope is also defined as “an optimistic state of mind that is based on an expectation of positive outcomes and personal growth with respect to events and circumstances in one’s life or the world at large.”

As a verb, Hope is defined as “to expect with confidence.” 

Hope provides you with the motivation and persistence to overcome obstacles, and setbacks in your life.”


Psychological research has shown that hope creates a positive impact on your social, mental, and physical well-being.

So what are some benefits of having Hope in your life?

Being hopeful will create a positive impact in your life and in the lives of anyone you encounter.

Out There on the Edge of Everything®…

Stephen Lesavich, PhD

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