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memory picture quotes

Picture quote by Sayings about future

Remember how far you've come, not just how far you have to go. You are not where you want to be, but neither are you where you used to be. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Eckhart Tolle about time

People don't realize that now is all there ever is; There is no past or future except as memory or anticipation in your mind. ⏤ Eckhart Tolle

Picture quote by Martin Luther King, Jr. about actions

Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal. ⏤ Martin Luther King, Jr.

Picture quote by Sayings about exerience

Never regret a day in your life: good days give happiness, bad days give experience, worst days give lessons, and best days give memories. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Paulo Coelho about memory

It takes a huge effort to free yourself from memory. ⏤ Paulo Coelho

Picture quote by Bob Dylan about memory

Take care of all your memories. For you cannot relive them. ⏤ Bob Dylan

Picture quote by Sayings about photography

A photograph is the pause button of life. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote about life

One day, you'll be just a memory for some people. Do your best to be a good one.

Picture quote by H. Jackson Brown, Jr. about example

Live so that when your children think of fairness and integrity, they think of you. ⏤ H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Picture quote about moment

Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory,

Picture quote by Dr. Seuss about moment

Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until becomes a memory. ⏤ Dr. Seuss

Picture quote by Dr. Seuss about moment

Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory ⏤ Dr. Seuss

Picture quote by Mark Twain about memory

A clear conscience is the sure sign of a bad memory. ⏤ Mark Twain

Picture quote by Rita Mae Brown about happiness

One of the keys to happiness is a bad memory. ⏤ Rita Mae Brown

Picture quote about love

Even if we try to forget, love will remember

Picture quote by Sayings about love

When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Ingrid Bergman about happiness

Happiness lies in good health and a bad memory. ⏤ Ingrid Bergman

Picture quote by Charles R. Swindoll about children

Each day of our lives we make deposits in the memory banks of our children. ⏤ Charles R. Swindoll

Picture quote about time

A treasured memory is the lasting gift of time well spent.

Picture quote about memory

People change, memories don't

Picture quote by Babe Ruth about memory

Heroes get remembered, but legends never die. ⏤ Babe Ruth

Picture quote by Steve Maraboli about life

Judge me if you want, but at the end of my life I choose to have memories, not regrets. ⏤ Steve Maraboli

Picture quote by Tim Fargo about memory

A treasured memory is the lasting gift of time well spent ⏤ Tim Fargo

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A memory lasts forever. Never does it die. True friends stay together. And never say goodbye.


Never memorize something that you can look up.

Albert Einstein, physicist

They may forget what you said, but they will never forget how you made them feel.

Carl W. Buechner,

When you are right no one remembers; when you are wrong no one forgets.


Right now I’m having amnesia and déjà vu at the same time. I think I’ve forgotten this before.

Steven Wright, comedian

Memory always obeys the commands of the heart.

Antoine Rivarol, journalist

We forget all too soon the things we thought we could never forget.

Joan Didion, author

Memory is the scribe of the soul.

Aristotle, philosopher

Own only what you can always carry with you: know languages, know countries, know people. Let your memory be your travel bag.

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, author

We don't remember days; we remember moments.

Cesare Pavese, poet

One of the keys to happiness is a bad memory.

Rita Mae Brown, writer

The palest ink lasts longer than the most retentive memory.

Chinese Proverbs,

Memory is the treasury and guardian of all things.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

Things that were hard to bear are sweet to remember.

Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder, rhetorician

The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good things for the first time.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

Yesterday's just a memory, tomorrow is never what it's supposed to be.

Bob Dylan, singer songwriter

Lord, keep my memory green.

Charles Dickens, writer

When I was younger, I could remember anything, whether it had happened or not.

Mark Twain, author

A good memory is one trained to forget the trivial.

Clifton Fadiman, writer

The heart's memory eliminates the bad and magnifies the good.

Gabriel Garcia Marquez, novelist

Lost love is still love. It takes a different form, that

Mitch Albom, writer

What is read twice is usually remembered more than what is once written.

Samuel Johnson, author

Perhaps one day this too will be pleasant to remember.

Virgil, poet

We do not remember days, we remember moments. The richness of life lies in memories we have forgotten.

Cesare Pavese, poet

One lives in the hope of becoming a memory.

Antonio Porchia, poet

In memory everything seems to happen to music.

Tennessee (Thomas Lanier) Williams,

Take only memories, leave nothing but footprints.

Chief Seattle, leader

I can only wait for the final amnesia, the one that can erase an entire life.

Luis Bunuel, director

Every man's memory is his private literature.

Aldous Huxley, novelist

Mournful and Never-ending Remembrance.

Edgar Allan Poe, writer

We worry about losing our memory, yet there are things we wish we could forget.

Michael Lipsey,

The best memory is that which forgets nothing, but injuries. Write kindness in marble and write injuries in the dust.


A memory is what is left when something happens and does not completely unhappen.

Edward De Bono, psychologist

Life is all memory, except for the one present moment that goes by you so quickly you hardly catch it going.

Tennessee (Thomas Lanier) Williams,

The short memories of American voters is what keeps our politicians in office.

Will Rogers, actor

Memory is the thing you forget with.

Alexander Chase, journalist

Memory is the only paradise from which we cannot be driven.

Jean Paul, author

To be remembered after we are dead, is but poor recompense for being treated with contempt while we are living.

William Hazlitt, critic

People tend to remember my performances, not me.

Ellen Barkin, actress

We have all forgot more than we remember.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

Sweet is the memory of past troubles.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

A retentive memory may be a good thing, but the ability to forget is the true token of greatness.

Elbert Hubbard, writer

Why is it that our memory is good enough to retain the least triviality that happens to us, and yet not good enough to recollect how often we have told it to the same person?

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

Inspiration could be called inhaling the memory of an act never experienced.

Ned Rorem, composer

Be careful about lending a friend money. It may damage her memory.


Cherish all your happy moments; they make a fine cushion for old age.

Booth Tarkington, novelist

Memory is the mother of all wisdom.

Aeschylus, poet

Some memories are realities, and are better than anything that can ever happen to one again.

Willa Cather, author

All water has a perfect memory and is forever trying to get back to where it was.

Toni Morrison, novelist

The difference between false memories and true ones is the same as for jewels: it is always the false ones that look the most real, the most brilliant.

Salvador Dali, painter

Never let your memories be greater than your dreams.


Time moves in one direction, memory in another.

William Gibson, writer

It is surprising how much of memory is built around things unnoticed at the time.

Barbara Kingsolver, novelist

Memory is deceptive because it is colored by today's events.

Albert Einstein, physicist

Nothing prevents happiness like the memory of happiness.

Andre Gide, novelist

Literature becomes the living memory of a nation.

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, author

Memory believes before knowing remembers. Believes longer than recollects, longer than knowing even wonders.

William Faulkner,

Reminiscences make one feel so deliciously aged and sad.

George Bernard Shaw, dramatist

He who has not a good memory should never take upon himself the trade of lying.

Michel de Montaigne, philosopher

Creditors have better memories than debtors.

Benjamin Franklin, president

Leftovers in their less visible form are called memories. Stored in the refrigerator of the mind and the cupboard of the heart.

Robert Fulghum, author

Science and technology revolutionize our lives, but memory, tradition and myth frame our response.

Arthur M. Schlesinger, historian

I have a memory like an elephant. In fact, elephants often consult me.

Noel Coward, playwright

In times like these, it helps to recall that there have always been times like these.

Paul Harvey, journalist

One lives in the world's memory only by what they have done in the world's behalf.


Friends depart, and memory takes themTo her caverns, pure and deep.

Thomas Haynes Bayly, writer

But each day brings its petty dust our soon-choked souls to fill, and we forget because we must, and not because we will.

Matthew Arnold, poet

No memory is ever alone; it's at the end of a trail of memories, a dozen trails that each have their own associations.

Louis L'Amour, author

God gave us memory so that we might have roses in December.

James M. Barrie, playwright

History is not a burden on the memory but an illumination of the soul.

Lord Acton, historian

It's a poor sort of memory that only works backwards.

Lewis Carroll, author

You never know how much a man can't remember until he is called as a witness.

Will Rogers, actor

Perhaps even these things, one day, will be pleasing to remember.

Virgil, poet

Music is essentially built upon primitive memory structures.

Morton Feldman, composer

I'm still chasing girls. I don't remember what for, but I'm still chasing them.

Joe E. Lewis, comedian

The true art of memory is the art of attention.

Samuel Johnson, author

That translucent alabaster of our memories.

Marcel Proust, author

Of what significance are the things you can forget.

Henry David Thoreau, author

The struggle of man against power is the struggle of memory against forgetting.

Milan Kundera, writer

This boy is dead now, I knew it before taking him in my arms, I can remember his face, his suffering, his voice.

Princess of Wales Diana, princess

Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment, until it becomes a memory.

Dr. Seuss, author

I have a hot memory, but I know I've forgotten many things, too, just squashed things in favor of survival.

Iggy Pop, musician

There is no greater sorrow than to recall happiness in times of misery.

Dante Alighieri, poet

Literature transmits incontrovertible condensed experience... from generation to generation. In this way literature becomes the living memory of a nation.

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, author

A man's real possession is his memory. In nothing else is he rich, in nothing else is he poor.

Alexander Smith, poet

There is not any memory with less satisfaction than the memory of some temptation we resisted.

James Branch Cabell, novelist

Nothing improves the memory more than trying to forget.


The memory represents to us not what we choose but what it pleases.

Michel de Montaigne, philosopher

That past is still within our living memory, a time when neighbour helped neighbour, sharing what little they had out of necessity, as well as decency.

Mary McAleese, statesman

Love and memory last and will so endure till the game is called because of darkness.

Gene Fowler, journalist

To be a character who feels a deep emotion, one must go into the memory's vault and mix in a sad memory from one's own life.

Albert Finney, actor

Home is one's birthplace, ratified by memory.

Henry Anatole Grunwald, editor

How strange are the tricks of memory, which, often hazy as a dream about the most important events of a man's life, religiously preserve the merest trifles.

Richard Burton, actor

I've always been fascinated by the operation of memory - the way in which it is not linear but fragmented, and its ambivalence.

Penelope Lively, author

He is indebted to his memory for his jests and to his imagination for his facts.

Richard Brinsley Sheridan, playwright

There'll always be working people in my poems because I grew up with them, and I am a poet of memory.

Philip Levine, poet

People with good memories seldom remember anything worth remembering.


Memory is not wisdom; idiots can by rote repeat volumes. Yet what is wisdom without memory?

Martin Tupper,

So live that your memories will be part of your happiness.


A lot of people mistake a short memory for a clear conscience.

Doug Larson, cartoonist

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