Best Collection of John Hope Quotes

John Hope, American Educator ( June 2, 1868 - February 22, 1936 )

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We have sat on the river bank and caught catfish with pin hooks. The time has come to harpoon a whale.~John Hope

Time River Bank

One feels the excitement of hearing an untold story.~John Hope

Story Excitement Untold

Dissatisfaction with possession and achievement is one of the requisites to further achievement.~John Hope

Achievement Possession

If money, education, and honesty will not bring to me as much privilege, as much equality as they bring to any American citizen, then they are to me a curse, and not a blessing.~John Hope

Education Money Equality

I grew up thinking that you were supposed to read and write all your waking hours.~John Hope

Thinking You Up

We must get beyond textbooks, go out into the bypaths... and tell the world the glories of our journey.~John Hope

Journey World Go