The word analysis comes from the ancient Greek word meaning to break apart or to dissolve. Literally analysis is to break apart something for the sake of understanding it on a deeper level. When one breaks down the elements of hope, the emotion of believing that the future can be better than the present, you touch upon the foundation of what be the defining feature of humanity: the ability to use imagination to create what has never before been crafted. Stepping into hope is, in itself, a courageous act expressing optimism in a better future. What happens in your own life when you create something you’ve never before crafted?