149 Memorable Quotes To Inspire You

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The Most Famous Memorable Quotes (Best in 2024)

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To create a memorable design you need to start with a thought that's worth remembering. — Thomas Manss

Memories, even your most precious ones, fade surprisingly quickly. But I don’t go along with that. The memories I value most, I don’t ever see them fading. — Kazuo Ishiguro

Only powerfully conceived images have the ability to penetrate the memory, to stay there, in short to become unforgettable. — Brassai

Lovers remember everything. [Lat., Meminerunt omnia amantes.] — Ovid

We do not remember days, we remember moments. — Cesare Pavese

It takes a moment to make memories and a lifetime to forget them. — Andy Mineo

A memory is what is left when something happens and does not completely unhappen. — Edward De Bono

Memory: what wonders it performs in preserving and storing up things gone by - or rather, things that are — Plutarch

Beauty is not generic. Quite often, the thing that makes you memorable is the thing that makes you different. — Laura Mercier

We don't remember days; we remember moments. — Cesare Pavese

Short Memorable Quotes

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  • Never memorize something that you can look up. — Albert Einstein
  • To burn with desire and keep quiet about it is the greatest punishment we can bring on ourselves. — Federico Garcia Lorca
  • The best education comes from action; the most memorable lesson is a mistake. — Tim Fargo
  • No more tears now; I will think about revenge. — Mary, Queen of Scots
  • Double, double, toil and trouble; Fire burn, and cauldron bubble! — William Shakespeare
  • It takes a village to raise a child. — Hillary Clinton
  • Friends, Romans, Countrymen, lend me your ears. — Mark Antony
  • You are, and always have been, my dream. — Nicholas Sparks
  • Jazz is freedom. You think about that. — Thelonious Monk
  • Real loss is only possible when you love something more than you love yourself. — Robin Williams

Memorable Image Quotes

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Memorable quote by Mary, Queen of Scots

No more tears now; I will think about revenge. — Mary, Queen of Scots

Memorable quote by William Shakespeare

Double, double, toil and trouble; Fire burn, and cauldron bubble! — William Shakespeare

Memorable quote by Thelonious Monk

Jazz is freedom. You think about that. — Thelonious Monk

Memorable quote by Louise Bourgeois

An artist can show things that other people are terrified of expressing. — Louise Bourgeois

Memorable quote by Harriet B. Braiker

Striving for excellence motivates you; striving for perfection is demoralizing. — Harriet B. Braiker

Memorable quote by J. K. Rowling

We have to choose between what is right, and what is easy. — J. K. Rowling

Memorable quote by J. K. Rowling

Dobby has no master. Dobby is a free elf! — J. K. Rowling

Memorable quote by J. K. Rowling

Dobby is a free elf, and Dobby has come to save Harry Potter and his friends! — J. K. Rowling

Memorable quote by William Shakespeare

We have seen better days. — William Shakespeare

Memorable quote You will never have this day again, so make it count.
You will never have this day again, so make it count.

Birthday Memorable Quotes

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Do not pity the dead, Harry. Pity the living, and, above all those who live without love. — J. K. Rowling

There was a star danced, and under that was I born. — William Shakespeare

It matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be. — J. K. Rowling

Memorable quote Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing about.
Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing about.

... perhaps those who are best suited to power are those who have never sought it. — J. K. Rowling

Most of us have fond memories of food from our childhood. Whether it was our mom's homemade lasagna or a memorable chocolate birthday cake, food has a way of transporting us back to the past. — Homaro Cantu

Working hard is important. But there is something that matters even more, believing in yourself. — Daniel Radcliffe

Memorable quote The best education comes from action; the most memorable lesson is a mistake.
The best education comes from action; the most memorable lesson is a mistake.

I don't go looking for trouble. Trouble usually finds me. — J. K. Rowling

You think the dead we loved ever truly leave us? — J. K. Rowling

I celebrated my 18th birthday in Japan, which was quite memorable; I was quite fascinated by the different traditions and the culture; it was so completely different to Australian culture. — Miranda Kerr

When I was 13 or 14, my mother used to gift me books that I was dying to read. Those are my most memorable birthday gifts. — Kajol

Friendship Memorable Quotes

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Great power can come from memorizing scriptures. To memorize a scripture is to forge a new friendship. It is like discovering a new individual who can help in time of need, give inspiration and comfort, and be a source of motivation for needed change — Richard G. Scott

beyond this place of wrath and tears looms but the horror of the shade — William Ernest Henley

You can't run away from yourself — Bob Marley

Memorable quote Don't count the days, make the days count.
Don't count the days, make the days count.

Remember tonight...for it's the beginning of forever. - Dante Alighieri — Dan Brown

Under the bludgeonings of chance My head is bloody, but unbowed. — William Ernest Henley

Each had his own business to think of. Each had his past shut in him like the leaves of a book known to him by heart; and his friends could only read the title. — Virginia Woolf

Memorable quote Make every show like it´s your last...
Make every show like it´s your last...

Friendship is not possible between two women one of whom is very well dressed. — Laurie Colwin

Look not mournfully into the past. It comes not back again. — Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Do you have it? Good. Now believe it can come true. — Millie

I thank whatever gods may be For my unconquerable soul. — William Ernest Henley

Memorable Movie Quotes

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We have to choose between what is right, and what is easy. — J. K. Rowling

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Dobby has no master. Dobby is a free elf! — J. K. Rowling

Words are, in my not-so-humble opinion, our most inexhaustible source of magic. Capable of both inflicting injury, and remedying it. — J. K. Rowling

Vasectomy means never having to say you're sorry. — Larry Adler

Although knowledge of structure is helpful, real creativity comes from leaps of faith in which you jump to something illogical. But those leaps form the memorable moments in movies and plays. — Francis Ford Coppola

My momma always said, "Life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get." — Winston Groom

Avant-garde means never having to say you're sorry. — Marc Ribot

For the taxable investor, indexing means never having to say you're sorry. — William J. Bernstein

Being an American means never having to say you're sorry. — Kurt Vonnegut

Greatness inspires envy, envy engenders spite, spite spawns lies. — J. K. Rowling

Memorable Harry Potter Quotes

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Nothing like a nighttime stroll to give you ideas. — J. K. Rowling

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Dobby is a free elf, and Dobby has come to save Harry Potter and his friends! — J. K. Rowling

Just because you have the emotional range of a teaspoon doesn't mean we all have. — J. K. Rowling

Ron: Why spiders? Why couldn't it be "follow the butterflies? — J. K. Rowling

The world isn't split into good people and Death Eaters. — J. K. Rowling

The ones that love us never really leave us. — J. K. Rowling

We did it, we bashed them wee Potter's the one, and Voldy's gone moldy, so now let's have fun! — J. K. Rowling

It is the unknown we fear when we look upon death and darkness, nothing more. — J. K. Rowling

We must try not to sink beneath our anguish, Harry, but battle on. — J. K. Rowling

You know, Minister, I disagree with Dumbledore on many counts...but you cannot deny he's got style. — J. K. Rowling

Notebook Memorable Quotes

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You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love. — Nicholas Sparks

I'm gonna ask you one more time, will you or will you not go out with me? I think my hand's slipping. — Noah

Every girl is beautiful. Sometimes it just takes the right guy to see it. — Nicholas Sparks

We fell in love despite our differences, and once we did, something rare and beautiful was created. — Nicholas Sparks

Sometimes we need to be apart to understand just how much we truly love each other . — Nicholas Sparks

You are the answer to every prayer I've offered. You are a song, a dream, a whisper, and I don't know how I could have lived without you for as long as I have. — Nicholas Sparks

“A living poem” had always been the words that came to mind when he tried to describe her to others. — Nicholas Sparks

Every great love starts with a great story. — Nicholas Sparks

In one respect I have succeeded as gloriously as anyone who's ever lived: I've loved another with all my heart and soul; and to me, this has always been enough. — Noah

I lost you once, I think I can do it again. — Nicholas Sparks

One Tree Hill Memorable Quotes

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Sometimes, you have to step outside of the person you've been and remember the person you were meant to be. The person you want to be. The person you are. — H. G. Wells

Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel. — H. G. Wells

Perhaps we all give the best of our hearts uncritically--to those who hardly think about us in return. — T. H. White

You can drive at 16, go to war at 18, drink at 21, and retire at 65. So who can say what age you have to be to find your true love? — Jim James

Memorable Characters Quotes

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The Glittering World is a stunning phantasmagoria drawn from the world just beneath the surface, aswarm with great and memorable characters and a plot that twists and turns as it hurtles forward. A grand debut. One taste, and you'll be addicted. — Keith Donohue

It is abhorrent to me when a fine intelligence is paired with an unsavory character. — Albert Einstein

Bob Geldof is a nauseating character. Band Aid was the most self-righteous platform ever in the history of popular music. — Steven Morrissey

I'm an actor and I've created a lasting and memorable character named Frasier, who is not me, but who most people think is. So when I have a chance to play something that's different, I embrace it because it's fun; also in this case, he's a memorable character. — Kelsey Grammer

I would much rather read a book about Ty Cobb, who was quite possibly a sociopath. It makes for more interesting copy. Some of the most memorable characters in literature were villains. — Jonathan Weeks

The first day was memorable for me. I walked into this studio with these giant eyes, slowly met everybody and got to see the story boards and sketches of our characters. I got the see the sets and was just amazed that all this was to be something we all were going to be part of for almost a year. — Kyle Schmid

You really have to work hard to create a three-dimensional character. You have to rehearse and explore and take your time. You can't just memorize your lines and do it on the fly. — Dolph Lundgren

I realize how much I rely on the actors to really know the lines because I tend to forget what they are exactly, even though I've written them. I don't have them memorized. But when it's going well, there is that point where the actor starts to know more about the character than I do. — Noah Baumbach

When the writing is good and it suits your character, you don't have to memorize anything, because it just makes sense. You read it and you go, "Oh, that makes sense." And it's easy. — Amy Hill

But people do the same thing with the Bible. They memorize all the fictional characters, the parameters and the rules of the game and think it's important, but I can't get excited about that myself. — Brad Warner

Memorable Graduation Quotes

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We are not what we know but what we are willing to learn. — Mary Catherine Bateson

You might as well take a chance on doing what you love. — Jim Carrey

Some are born great. Some achieve greatness. Some get it as a graduation gift. — Robin Williams

The horizon leans forward, offering you space to place new steps of change. — Maya Angelou

Life is an improvisation. You have no idea what's going to happen next and you are mostly just making things up as you go along. — Stephen Colbert

A college education is not a quantitative body of memorized knowledge salted away in a card file. It is a taste for knowledge, a taste for philosophy, if you will; a capacity to explore, to question to perceive relationships, between fields of knowledge and experience. — Alfred Whitney Griswold

A modern school where football is taught. — Ambrose Bierce

The truth is, I was afraid the day I walked into Stanford. And I was afraid the day I walked out. — Carly Fiorina

I am terminally sentimental about graduations. They are more individual than weddings, more conscious than christenings, or bar mitzvahs or bat mitzvahs. They are almost as much a step into the unknown as funerals-though I assure you, there is life after graduation. — Gloria Steinem

I’ve been waiting more than 30 years to say this: “Dad, I always told you I’d come back and get my degree.” I want to thank Harvard for this timely honor. I’ll be changing my job next year … and it will be nice to finally have a college degree on my resume. — Bill Gates

Memorable Moments Quotes

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I knew Jack Kennedy; Jack Kennedy was a friend of mine. Senator, you're no Jack Kennedy. — Lloyd Bentsen

Remember this although timing in life is everything, memorable moments in history don't just happen! Do something...stay positive! — Amy Dumas

If everything is happy go-lucky all the time, you don't know when you're experiencing joy and feeling life at its finest moments. You have to suffer a little. — Corey Taylor

Pause you who read this, and think for a moment of the long chain of iron or gold, of thorns or flowers, that would never have bound you, but for the formation of the first link on one memorable day. — Charles Dickens

You can make a thousand promises to yourself that you'll take that same fantastic love and give it to someone else, but the moment you see that person with someone else, it's like a gut full of razorblades. It never gets easier. And it shouldn't, really. — Corey Taylor

One of the memorable moments of my life was when Willard Libby came to Princeton with a little jar full of crystals of barium xenate. A stable compound, looking like common salt, but much heavier. This was the magic of chemistry, to see xenon trapped into a crystal. — Freeman Dyson

I'm very fortunate with all the jobs that I've done that I've wanted to do them. So, I feel very grateful for that. With each and every one, I could pick memorable moments. — Elaine Cassidy

The most memorable moment was playing drums with Bob Dylan. — Jenna Elfman

I've done about four deaths in films now, and I think it's quite good because then it's sort of a memorable moment in the film. — Gemma Arterton

Some of the most memorable moments I've had is to have my family along - who are our greatest ambassadors for peace. Politics will never bring peace, but people will. — Greg Mortenson

People Writing About Memorable

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Read quotes by Cesare Pavese

Cesare Pavese
quotes on life

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Read quotes by Kazuo Ishiguro

Kazuo Ishiguro
quotes on writing, love

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Read quotes by Brassai

Brassai
quotes on education, life and art

24 304
Read quotes by Ovid

Ovid
quotes on love, death

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Read quotes by Andy Mineo

Andy Mineo
quotes on life, leadership and culture

15 416
Read quotes by Edward De Bono

Edward De Bono
quotes on education, leadership and world

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More Memorable Quotes

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Our aim is not merely to make the child understand, and still less to force him to memorize, but so to touch his imagination as to enthuse him to his innermost core. — Maria Montessori

The study of geography is about more than just memorizing places on a map. It's about understanding the complexity of our world, appreciating the diversity of cultures that exists across continents. And in the end, it's about using all that knowledge to help bridge divides and bring people together. — Barack Obama

The first river you paddle runs through the rest of your life. It bubbles up in pools and eddies to remind you who you are. — Lynn Culbreath Noel

No amount of reading or memorizing will make you successful in life. It is the understanding and application of wise thought which counts. — Bob Proctor

But that afternoon he asked himself, with his infinite capacity for illusion, if such pitiless indifference might not be a subterfuge for hiding the torments of love. — Gabriel Garcia Marquez

There are people in government who don't want other people to know what they know. It's just another example of elitism. And I spit on elitism. Show me an elitist, and I'll show you a loser. — Tom Clancy

I do not like green eggs and ham. I do not like them, Sam-I-Am. — Dr. Seuss

Small cheer and great welcome makes a merry feast. — William Shakespeare

Knowledge is a skyscraper. You can take a shortcut with a fragile foundation of memorization, or build slowly upon a steel frame of understanding. — Naval Ravikant

I am content in my later years. I have kept my good humor and take neither myself nor the next person seriously. — Albert Einstein

Memorable people do memorable things. Followers are seldom remembered. The herd mentality is the killer of innovation. — Gad Saad

My love life is like a piece of Swiss cheese; most of it's missing, and what's there stinks. — Joan Rivers

Education in Chess has to be an education in independent thinking and judging. Chess must not be memorized. — Emanuel Lasker

When it comes to getting things done, we need fewer architects and more bricklayers. — Colleen Barrett

I'm the head coach at LSU. I will be the head coach at LSU. I have no interest in talking to anybody else. I got a championship game to play, and I'm excited for the opportunity of my damn strong football team to play in it. Please ask me after. I'm busy. Thank you very much. Have a great day! — Les Miles

When you’re memorizing something, it’s an indication that you don’t understand it. You should be able to re-derive anything on the spot and if you can’t, you don’t know it. — Naval Ravikant

If I’m running a grade school curriculum for children, I would probably optimize happiness, nutrition, diet, exercise, How do you build good habits?, How do you break bad habits?, How do you have good relationships?, How do you find your spouse?, meditation, How do you build basic skills, not memorize lots of facts?, What kinds of books should you read? — Naval Ravikant

Inspiration is for amateurs,’ the artist Chuck Close once memorably observed. ‘The rest of us just show up and get to work. — Oliver Burkeman

If we taught babies to talk as most skills are taught in school, they would memorize lists of sounds in a predetermined order and practice them alone in a closet. — Linda Darling-Hammond

I’ve had so much plastic surgery, when I die they will donate my body to Tupperware. — Joan Rivers

Instead of memorizing, understand the basics so you can derive answers. — Naval Ravikant

I often speak publicly, and when I do, I also get to listen to other presenters. The most memorable are the ones that hit an emotional chord with a tight story and a punch line. No fluff. Keep it creative and concise. Greatness exists in quality, not quantity. — Lewis Howes

Love, unrequited, robs me of my rest: Love, hopeless love, my ardent soul encumbers: Love, nightmare-like, lies heavy on my chest, And weaves itself into my midnight slumbers! — W. S. Gilbert

There is a young and impressionable mind out there that is hungry for information. It has latched on to an electronic tube as its main source of nourishment. — Joan Ganz Cooney

The really smart thinkers are clear thinkers. They understand the basics at a very, very fundamental level. I would rather understand the basics really well than memorize all kinds of complicated concepts I can’t stitch together and can’t rederive from the basics. — Naval Ravikant

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