"We all live in a house on fire, no fire department to call; no way out, just the upstairs window to look out of while the fire burns the house down with us trapped, locked in it”Tennessee Williams
“There was a power outage at a department store yesterday. Twenty people were trapped on the escalators.”
“People are trapped in history and history is trapped in them.”
James Arthur Baldwin
“Here we are, trapped in the amber of the moment. There is no why.”
Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
“No man knows when his hour will come; As fish are caught in a cruel net, or birds are taken in a snare, so men are trapped by evil times that fall unexpectedly upon them”
“Worry compounds the futility of being trapped on a dead-end street. Thinking opens new avenues.”
“Sometimes I feel that I'm a lesbian trapped in a man's body - which actually works out pretty well”
“With relish and delight, you continually bite at the bait; you are trapped, you fool - how will you ever escape?”
Sri Guru Granth Sahib
“Love comes to those who still hope even though they've been disappointed, to those who still believe even though they've been betrayed, to those who still love even though they've been hurt before.”
“Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.”
“In all things it is better to hope than to despair”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
“Hope is the dream of a soul awake.”
“Hope never abandons you; you abandon it”
“Man can live about forty days without food, about three days without water, about eight minutes without air, but only for one second without hope”
“Hope is not a dream but a way of making dreams become reality.”
“Dum spiro, spero (Latin), "While I breathe, I hope"
P.S. You might of course deduct that presently I have nothing to say, that I am totally unispired. Well you are absolutely right
"I am trapped in hope."