Memories Quotes

Memory and forgetfulness are as life and death to one another. To live is to remember and to remember is to live. To die is to forget and to forget is to die.

Samuel Butler

Memory is a paradise out of which fate cannot drive us.

Alexandre Dumas fils

Do not trust your memory; it is a net full of holes; the most beautiful prizes slip through it.

Georges Duhamel

Memories are hunting horns whose sound dies on the wind.

Guillaume Apollinaire

Memory is the primary and fundamental power, without which there could be no other intellectual operation.

Samuel Johnson

We must always have old memories and young hopes.

Arsene Houssaye

Liars ought to have good memories

Algernon Sidney

No matter how far we travel, the memories will follow in the baggage car.

August Strindberg

Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.

Michel de Montaigne

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

Barbara Kingsolver

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

Thomas Fuller

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

David Gerrold

Pleasure is the flower that passes; remembrance, the lasting perfume.

Jean de Boufflers

Enduring echoes call out from his past. Time ain't for saving, no time's not for that. Chasing false echoes like a lost legionnaire, He waltzes on memories while he fades like a flare.

James William "Jimmy" Buffett

How many powerful memories are triggered by smell and taste? Your mothers old perfume, the smell your fathers breath, the taste of the soap theyd make you eat.

Derren Victor Brown

I was assailed by memories of a life that wasn't mine anymore, but one in which I'd found the simplest and most lasting joys.

Albert Camus

Memory is the cabinet of imagination, the treasury of reason, the registry of conscience and the council-chamber of thought.

Giambattista Basile

When our memories outweigh our dreams, we have grown old.

Bill Clinton

The secret of a good memory is attention, and attention to a subject depends upon our interest in it. We rarely forget that which has made a deep impression on our minds.

Tryon Edwards

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

James Branch Cabell

Our memories are the only paradise from which we can never be expelled.

Jean Paul Richter

Every man's memory is his private literature.

Aldous Huxley

A mothers happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on the past in the guise of fond memories.

Honor de Balzac

We need not destroy the past. It is gone.

John Milton Cage Jr.

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Updated On : October 05, 2013
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