Tuesday, 20 March 2018

Memories - Quotes

Few have wished for memory as much as they have longed for forgetfulness. - Arthur Helps

Good memories are our second chance at happiness. - Queen Elizabeth II

Good things have to be engraved on the memory; bad ones stick there of themselves. - Charles Reade

Human beings have only that confusing mass of chemically driven neurological storage to rely on. They're all subjective and emotion-tinged. How can they trust any of their memories? - Dan Simmons

I have memories – but only a fool stores his past in the future. - David Gerrold

If we lose our memory, we lose ourselves. Forgetting is one of the symptoms of death. Without memory we cease to be human beings. - Ivan Klima

In the end all you can achieve are memories, hazy, intangible, dreamlike memories which are impossible to articulate. When you try to relate them, there are only sentences, the dregs left from the filter of linguistic structures. - Gao XingJian

Keep all special thoughts and memories for lifetimes to come. Share these keepsakes with others to inspire hope and build from the past, which can bridge to the future. - Mattie Stepanek

Loss alone is but the wounding of a heart; it is memory that makes it our ruin. - Brian Ruckley

Many a man fails as an original thinker simply because his memory is too good. - Friedrich Nietzsche

Memories are always special. Sometimes, we laugh by recalling the days we cried and sometimes, we cry while recalling the days we laughed. - Unknown

Memories are contrary things; if you quit chasing them and turn your back, they often return on their own. - Stephen King

Memories are nothing but the lash with which yesterday flogs tomorrow. - Philip Moeller

Memories are what warm you up from the inside. But they're also what tear you apart. - Haruki Murakami

Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others. - Rosa Parks

Memories of the past are not memories of facts but memories of your imaginings of the facts. - Philip Roth

Memories were the markers of the journey through life. It was necessary to know where you had come from. Only then could you know where you were going. - William Shatner

Memory breeds in me strange loneliness. - William Herbert Carruth

Memory fades, memory adjusts, memory conforms to what we think we remember. - Joan Didion

Memory is a bad book-keeper. - Edward Counsel

Memory is a way of holding onto the things you love, the things you are, the things you never want to lose. - Unknown

Memory is never pure. And recollection is always coloured by the life lived since. - Josephine Hart

Memory is not wisdom; idiots can rote volumes. - Martin Farquhar Tupper

Memory is so corrupt that you remember only what you want to; if you want to forget about something, slowly but surely you do. - Stefan Zweig

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