Hope is essential for people to look forward and beyond difficult circumstances. If people do not hope for what they want, they wont be able to visualise what they want and how to achieve it. An example of this is when Andy starts to tunnel through the wall of Shawshank. If he did not hope that he would finally get through the wall he would not have kept on trying for almost twenty years. Although he could only get through a small amount at a time he kept hoping that he would get through the next night. Night after night he kept going because he still had hope that he would eventually get through.
Fear is a dangerous feeling and can limit your ability to achieve your goals. When you fear that you will fail it can stop you from trying to achieve your goals and dreams. For example,