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.
Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal.
– From a headstone in Ireland
Many people die at twenty five and aren’t buried until they are seventy five.
– Benjamin Franklin
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
Don’t count the years- count the memories.
Nothing is more responsible for the good old days than a bad memory.
– Franklin Pierce Adams
So live that your memories will be part of your happiness.
Memory is the mother of all wisdom.
Nothing improves the memory more than trying to forget.
Memories are hunting horns whose sound dies on the wind.
– Guillaume Apollinaire
A moment lasts all of a second, but the memory lives on forever.
Memories were a welcome reprieve from the worries of my day.
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
The palest ink is better than the best memory.
– Chinese Proverb
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
Memory is the treasury and guardian of all things.
– Marcus Tullius Cicero
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
Memory is the diary that we all carry about with us.
– Oscar Wilde
You remember only what you want to remember. You know only what your heart allows you to know.
– Amy Tan
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
– Dr. Seuss