Forgotten Quotes

To die completely, a person must not only forget but be forgotten, and he who is not forgotten is not dead.

Samuel Butler

How you play, is how you'll be remembered. Go Hard, follow your heart or be forgotten.

Keshia Chante

We have forgotten how to be good guests, how to walk lightly on the earth as its other creatures do.

Barbara Ward

She said out of pity for him, "I shall give you a kiss if you like," but though he once knew, he had long forgotten what kisses are, and he replied, "Thank you," and held out his hand, thinking she had offered to put something into it. This was a great shock to her, but she felt she could not explain without shaming him, so with charming delicacy she gave Peter a thimble which happened to be in her pocket, and pretended that it was a kiss.

Sir James Matthew Barrie

Whether men soar to outer space or dive to the bottom of the deepest ocean they will find themselves as they are, unchanged, because they will not have forgotten themselves nor remembered to exercise the charity of forgiveness.

Meher Baba

If an enterprise does not aspire to be the best of its kind, it will attract second-rate employees, and it will be soon forgotten.

Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

Some books are undeservedly forgotten; none are undeservedly remembered.

Wystan Hugh Auden

Time crumbles things; everything grows old under the power of Time and is forgotten through the lapse of Time.

Aristotle

A fanatic is someone who redoubles his efforts when he has forgotten his aim.

Chuck Jones

Each one was a hero. Their contribution to science and space exploration will never be forgotten.

Jean Chretien

The Afghan War has clearly reached a stage similar to that moment at your child's party where you realise you've forgotten to give the other parents a pick up time.

Jeremy Hardy

Of the innumerable authors whose performances are thus treasured up in magnificent obscurity (in a library), most are forgotten, because they never deserved to be remembered.

Samuel Johnson

What seems to us serious, significant and important will, in future times, be forgotten or wont seem important at all.

Anton Pavlovich Chekhov

The quarrel of the sociologists with the historians is that the latter have learned so much about how to do it that they have forgotten what to do. They have become so skilled in finding facts that they have no use for the truths that would make the facts worth finding.

Albion W. Small

Live for something. Do good, and leave behind you a monument of virtue that the storm of time can never destroy. Write your name in kindness, love, and mercy, on the hearts of thousands you come in contact with year by year; you will never be forgotten. No, your name, your deeds, will be as legible on the hearts you leave behind as the stars on the brow of evening. Good deeds will shine as the stars of heaven

Thomas Chalmers

There are lots of people who are poor and forgotten. We need to remember the elders and what theyve done for us. We want them to know that we appreciate them.

Thomas Mentzer

As a child I understood how to give; I have forgotten this grace since I became civilized.

Ohiyesa

The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift.

Albert Einstein

The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift.

Albert Einstein

Fanaticism consists in redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim

Santayana, George

She looked as if she had been poured into her clothes and had forgotten to say "when."

P.G. Wodehouse

Considered now as a possession, one may define culture as the residuum of a large body of useless knowledge that has been well and truly forgotten.

Albert J. Nock

Then he was told: Remember what you have seen, because everything forgotten returns to the circling winds.

Lines from a Navajo chant

Nostalgic memory is a sudden encounter with the thingness of the thing that has been forgotten, not the continuous desire for possessions, whether past, present, or future.

Marjorie B. Garber

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