Memory Quotes and Sayings
I knew that looking back on the tears would make me laugh but I never knew that looking back on the laughs would bring tears.
It kills me every time I think about how you’ll never remember what I’ll never forget.
Memory is a way of holding on to the things you love, the things you are, the things you never want to lose.
- Kevin Arnold
Many people die at twenty five and aren’t buried until they are seventy five.
- Benjamin Franklin
Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal.
- From a headstone in Ireland
Nothing is more responsible for the good old days than a bad memory.
- Franklin Pierce Adams
Nothing is so admirable in politics as a short memory.
- John Kenneth Galbraith
If you wish to forget anything on the spot, make a note that this thing is to be remembered.
- Edgar Allan Poe
Memory is the mother of all wisdom.
So live that your memories will be part of your happiness.
Nothing improves the memory more than trying to forget.
Memories are hunting horns whose sound dies on the wind.
- Guillaume Apollinaire
Memories were a welcome reprieve from the worries of my day.
Nobody ever forgets where he buried the hatchet.
- Kin Hubbard
A moment lasts all of a second, but the memory lives on forever.
You never know when you’re making a memory.
- Rickie Lee Jones
Things that were hard to bear are sweet to remember.
No matter how far we travel, the memories will follow in the baggage car.
- August Strindberg
Don’t count the years- count the memories.
Memory is the treasury and guardian of all things.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero
God gave us memories that we might have roses in December.
- James Matthew Barrie
Remembrance of things past is not necessarily the remembrance of things as they were.
- Marcel Proust
Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
- Albert Schweitzer
We don’t remember days; we remember moments. The richness of life lies in memories we have forgotten.
- Cesare Pavese
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good things for the first time.
- Friedrich Nietzsche