Definition of hope springs eternal (in the human breast) in English:

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hope springs eternal (in the human breast)

proverb It is human nature to always find fresh cause for optimism.
Example sentences
  • But if ‘hope springs eternal in the human breast’, perhaps we can continue to look to the future when a change of fortune will surely lead to success.
  • Yet the birth of a new year is not the time for despondency, for hope springs eternal in the human breast.
  • But hope springs eternal, so that's no surprise.
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