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Use "hopefulness" in a sentence
"They are more strategic voters with long term hopefulness about political reform, as compared to tactical lesser-evil voters hoping against reality that when the two-party pendulum swings to the other side something really good happens."
"Chris’s hopefulness is understandable given the sexual restraint exhibited by the Palin family."
"Of course there was nothing unusual in his hopefulness, which is common enough in cases of phthisis -- symptomatic, in fact; and, of course, I did not discourage him."