Always give without remembering and always receive without forgetting.
Blessed are those who give without remembering. And blessed are those who take without forgetting.
Our sense of worth, of well-being, even our sanity depends upon our remembering.
But, alas, our sense of worth, our well-being, our sanity also depend upon our forgetting.
Every composer knows the anguish and despair occasioned by forgetting ideas which one had no time to write down.
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Originality is the fine art of remembering what you hear but forgetting where you heard it.
Falling out of love is chiefly a matter of forgetting how charming someone is.
Even philosophers will praise war as ennobling mankind, forgetting the Greek who said: 'War is bad in that it begets more evil than it kills.'
The mistake a lot of politicians make is in forgetting they've been appointed and thinking they've been anointed.
We relish news of our heroes, forgetting that we are extraordinary to somebody too.
One keeps forgetting old age up to the very brink of the grave.
The struggle of man against power is the struggle of memory against forgetting.
The human consciousness is really homogeneous. There is no complete forgetting, even in death.
When suffering comes, we yearn for some sign from God, forgetting we have just had one.
How happy is the blameless vestal's lot? The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
Friendship consists in forgetting what one gives, and remembering what one receives.
Take without forgetting, and give without remembering.
How happy is the blameless vestal's lot! The world forgetting, by the world forgot. Eternal sunshine of the spotless mind! Each pray'r accepted, and each wish resign'd;
If pain must come, may it come quickly.
Because I have a life to live, and I need to live it in the best way possible. If he has to make a choice, may he make it now. Then I will either wait for him or forget him.
Our birth is but a sleep and a forgetting.
The soul that rises with us, our life's star, hath had elsewhere its setting, and comet from afar: not in entire forgetfulness, and not in utter nakedness, but trailing clouds of glory do we come from God, who is our home.
The object of preaching is to constantly remind mankind of what they keep forgetting; not to supply the intellect, but to fortify the feebleness of human resolutions.
It is the nature of men having escaped one extreme, which by force they were constrained long to endure, to run headlong into the other extreme, forgetting that virtue does always consist in the mean.
Forget and forgive. This is not difficult when properly understood. It means forget inconvenient duties, then forgive yourself for forgetting. By rigid practice and stern determination, it comes easy.
Mourning is not forgetting... It is an undoing. Every minute tie has to be untied and something permanent and valuable recovered and assimilated from the dust. The end is gain, of course. Blessed are they that mourn, for theyshall be made strong, in fact. But the process is like all other human births, painful and long and dangerous.
Right now a moment is fleeting by! Capture its reality in paint! To do that we must put all else out of our minds. We must become that moment, make ourselves a sensitive recording plate. give the image of what we actually see, forgetting everything that has been seen before our time.
The eruption of lived pleasure is such that in losing myself I find myself;
forgetting that I exist, I realize myself.
What a poem means is as much what it means to others as what it means to the author; and indeed, in the course of time a poet may become merely reader in respect to his own works, forgetting his original meaning.
Brethren, I do not count myself to have apprehended, but one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind and reaching forward toward to those things which are ahead, I press toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.
The ages of seven to eleven is a huge chunk of life, full of dulling and forgetting. It is fabled that we slowly lose the gift of speech with animals, that birds no longer visit our windowsills to converse. As our eyes grow accustomed to sight they armour themselves against wonder.
Only to the extent that someone is living out this self transcendence of human existence, is he truly human or does he become his true self. He becomes so, not by concerning himself with his self's actualization, but by forgetting himself and giving himself, overlooking himself and focusing outward.
For twenty-five centuries, Western knowledge has tried to look upon the world.
It has failed to understand that the world is not for the beholding. It is for hearing. It is not legible, but audible. Our science has always desired to monitor, measure, abstract, and castrate meaning, forgetting that life is full of noise and that death alone is silent: work noise, noise of man, and noise of beast. Noise bought, sold, or prohibited. Nothing essential happens in the absence of noise.
We are weighed down, every moment, by the conception and the sensation of Time.
And there are but two means of escaping and forgetting this nightmare: pleasure and work. Pleasure consumes us. Work strengthens us. Let us choose.
The Queen is most anxious to enlist everyone who can speak or write to join in checking this mad, wicked folly of Woman's Rights with all its attendant horrors on which her poor, feeble sex is bent, forgetting every sense of womanly feeling and propriety.
I never heard of an old man forgetting where he had buried his money! Old people remember what interests them: the dates fixed for their lawsuits, and the names of their debtors and creditors.
Let us eat and drink neither forgetting death unduly nor remembering it.
The Lord hath mercy on whom he will have mercy, etc., and the less we think about it the better.
Concerning culture as a process, one would say that it means learning a great many things and then forgetting them; and the forgetting is as necessary as the learning.
Learning has always been made much of, but forgetting has always been deprecated; therefore pedantry has pretty well established itself throughout the modern world at the expense of culture.
I keep forgetting I'm speaking in an American accent sometimes.
The dangerous thing is that you end up forgetting what your real accent is after a while! It's really strange; I've never done a job in an American accent before.
I've been shooting the ball and running a little bit.
It's just going out here now and forgetting that I've been out and try to get back in and make sure I know what's going on out there on the floor and that we're just not lost as a team.
You start thinking the world is a certain way and forgetting that there's another world outside of the campus boundaries that has nothing to do with what is your world at the time.
Isn't elegance forgetting what one is wearing?
Blessed are those who give without remembering and take without forgetting.
Stress is basically a disconnection from the earth, a forgetting of the breath.
Stress is an ignorant state. It believes that everything is an emergency. Nothing is that important. Just lie down.
I worshipped dead men for their strength, forgetting I was strong.
Mourning is not forgetting... It is an undoing. Every minute tie has to be untied and something permanent and valuable recovered and assimilated from the dust.
The best way of forgetting how you think you feel is to concentrate on what you know you know.
The crime of loving is forgetting.
Our birth is but a sleep and a forgetting.
Not in entire forgetfulness, and not in utter nakedness, but trailing clouds of glory do we come.
This kind of forgetting does not erase memory, it lays the emotion surrounding the memory to rest.
Academic qualifications are important and so is financial education.
They're both important and schools are forgetting one of them.
We are turning against boys and forgetting a simple truth: that the energy, competitiveness, and corporal daring of normal, decent males is responsible for much of what is right in the world.