It springs eternal.
Kibou Japanese origin means “hope”
Famous quote: “Hope springs eternal”
- Means the feeling of hopefulness endlessly renews itself
- Hope is an everlasting feeling
- Hope springs eternal in the human breast;
Man never Is, but always To be blest.
The soul, uneasy, and confin’d from home,
Rests and expatiates in a life to come.
Alexander Pope, An Essay on Man
Hope in Japanese is read as kibou
The Japanese word kibou means “Hope, Wish, Aspiration” and is composed of the kanji (ki) meaning “hope; pray; rare” and (bou) meaning “hope; desire”
(Hope springs eternal)
Has been used in many literary works one popular example:
- 1865, Charles Dickens, chapter 43, in Our Mutual Friend: Night after night his disappointment is acute, but hope springs eternal in the scholastic breast, and he follows me again to-morrow.