Memory Quotes and Sayings - Page 4
A moment lasts all of a second, but the memory lives on forever.
The palest ink is better than the best memory.
- Chinese Proverb
It may be no more than a memory, but if it is a worthy one I shall not regret the price.
Memory feeds imagination.
- Amy Tan
If you want to test your memory, try to recall what you were worrying about one year ago today.
- E. Joseph Cossman
Remembrance of things past is not necessarily the remembrance of things as they were.
- Marcel Proust
We don’t remember days; we remember moments. The richness of life lies in memories we have forgotten.
- Cesare Pavese
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
You remember only what you want to remember. You know only what your heart allows you to know.
- Amy Tan
Memories were a welcome reprieve from the worries of my day.
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
Nobody ever forgets where he buried the hatchet.
- Kin Hubbard
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good things for the first time.
- Friedrich Nietzsche
If you wish to forget anything on the spot, make a note that this thing is to be remembered.
- Edgar Allan Poe
One of the keys to happiness is a bad memory.
- Rita Mae Brown
You can destroy the evidence, but you cant destroy the memories.
A memory rarely fades when one stops to think.
- M. J. Lane
Memory is each man’s own last measure, and for some, the only achievement.
- William Least Heat-Moon
One must have a good memory to be able to keep the promises that one makes.
Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal.
- From a headstone in Ireland
Because love, love is never finished. It circles and circles, the memories out of order and not always complete.
- Sara Zarr
Memories of childhood were the dreams that stayed with you after you woke.
- Julian Barnes
I can feel the hurt. There’s something good about it. Mostly it makes me stop remembering.
- Albert Borris
Do you not know that a man is not dead while his name is still spoken?
- Terry Pratchett