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Memory Quotes

The brain is a complex machine and this is where your memories originate from. That is why, when you under the effects of alcohol, there is temporary memory loss as the liquor affects your brain. Memory is the psychological process of storing, retaining and recalling information and experiences. The actual concept is that the brain first registers the information by the five senses, creates a permanent/temporary record of this material and retrieves it whenever necessary. If this introduction got too much, then maybe you should read some famous remembrance sayings to lighten up!

Elie Wiesel

That is my major preoccupation, memory, the kingdom of memory. I want to protect and enrich that kingdom, glorify that kingdom and serve it.

Albert Schweitzer

Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.

Omar Khayyam

When I want to understand what is happening today or try to decide what will happen tomorrow, I look back.

Eudora Welty

A good snapshot stops a moment from running away.

Zsa Zsa Gabor

I don't remember anybody's name. How do you think the "dahling" thing got started?

Les Brown

If you are carrying strong feelings about something that happened in your past, they may hinder your ability to live in the present.

Chevy Chase

I was always the guy getting kicked out of my classes at school for having an attitude problem.

Paulo Coelho

Waiting is painful. Forgetting is painful. But not knowing which to do is the worse kind of suffering.

Emo Philips

When I was a kid I used to pray every night for a new bicycle. Then I realized that the Lord doesn't work that way so I stole one and asked Him to forgive me.

Kurt Cobain

Drugs are a waste of time. They destroy your memory and your self-respect and everything that goes along with with your self esteem.

Douglas MacArthur

My first recollection is that of a bugle call.

George Santayana

Parents lend children their experience and a vicarious memory; children endow their parents with a vicarious immortality.

P. G. Wodehouse

I know I was writing stories when I was five. I don't know what I did before that. Just loafed I suppose.

Toni Morrison

All water has a perfect memory and is forever trying to get back to where it was.

James M. Barrie

God gave us memory so that we might have roses in December.

Anatole France

An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It's being able to differentiate between what you know and what you don't.

Reese Witherspoon

I talked to several of her children and they were so encouraging and supportive. I just hope I've done her memory justice.

Zsa Zsa Gabor

I call everyone 'Darling' because I can't remember their names.

Franklin P. Jones

An autobiography usually reveals nothing bad about its writer except his memory.

Edgar Allan Poe

If you wish to forget anything on the spot, make a note that this thing is to be remembered.

Richard Burton

How strange are the tricks of memory, which, often hazy as a dream about the most important events of a man's life, religiously preserve the merest trifles.

Leonardo da Vinci

Anyone who conducts an argument by appealing to authority is not using his intelligence; he is just using his memory.

Linda Evans

I played with dolls until I was 15. My mother encouraged it because my older sister got married when she was 15, so Mom thought that the longer I stayed with dolls, the better.

Vladimir Nabokov

I think it is all a matter of love: the more you love a memory, the stronger and stranger it is.

Arthur Ashe

When we were together, I loved you deeply and you gave me so much happiness I can never repay you.

Jorge Luis Borges

I cannot walk through the suburbs in the solitude of the night without thinking that the night pleases us because it suppresses idle details, just as our memory.

D. H. Lawrence

All vital truth contains the memory of all that for which it is not true.

Zac Efron

I wish I could say I see my little brother more. We used to fight all the time but now that I don't see him very often I cherish the time I have with him.

Rita Mae Brown

I believe the true function of age is memory. I'm recording as fast as I can.

George Foreman

When I was a kid in Houston, we were so poor we couldn't afford the last 2 letters, so we called ourselves po'.

Charles Baudelaire

I have more memories than if I were a thousand years old.

Ah! on Thanksgiving day.... When the care-wearied man seeks his mother once more, And the worn matron smiles where the girl smiled before. What moistens the lips and what brightens the eye? What calls back the past, like the rich pumpkin pie?

Larry King

When I was 5 years old I would lie in bed, look at the radio, and I wanted to be on the radio. I don't know why.

William Gibson

Time moves in one direction, memory in another.

Franklin P. Jones

You never realize what a good memory you have until you try to forget something.

Billy Joel

When I look at great works of art or listen to inspired music, I sense intimate portraits of the specific times in which they were created.

Audre Lorde

I remember how being young and black and gay and lonely felt. A lot of it was fine, feeling I had the truth and the light and the key, but a lot of it was purely hell.

P. G. Wodehouse

Memories are like mulligatawny soup in a cheap restaurant. It is best not to stir them.

Andre Gide

Nothing prevents happiness like the memory of happiness.

Eudora Welty

When I was a child and the snow fell, my mother always rushed to the kitchen and made snow ice cream and divinity fudge-egg whites, sugar and pecans, mostly. It was a lark then and I always associate divinity fudge with snowstorms.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Men take only their needs into consideration - never their abilities.

Lenny Kravitz

I knew Slash in high school, but not very well. Just knew him as this kid that used to hang out in the hallway. Pretty much looked then the way he does now.

Pamela Anderson

Jungian therapy connects me to my grandfather. I feel his presence strongly. He is always with me.

I should, many a good day, have blown my brains out, but for the recollection that it would have given pleasure to my mother-in-law; and, even then, if I could have been certain to haunt her - but I won't dwell upon these trifling family matters.

Elie Wiesel

I marvel at the resilience of the Jewish people. Their best characteristic is their desire to remember. No other people has such an obsession with memory.

Mia Hamm

You can't just beat a team, you have to leave a lasting impression in their minds so they never want to see you again.

Nancy Pelosi

I must have good genes from my parents because I feel no slowdown of energy, enthusiasm or even memory.

George Carlin

I think it would be interesting if old people got anti-Alzheimer's disease where they slowly began to recover other people's lost memories.

Cristiano Ronaldo

The high point of my career was winning the Champions League. No one will ever erase that from my memory, in the same way that no one will ever erase the fact that I did it in a Manchester United shirt.

Lewis Carroll

It's a poor sort of memory that only works backwards.

Washington Irving

Sweet is the memory of distant friends! Like the mellow rays of the departing sun, it falls tenderly, yet sadly, on the heart.

Khalil Gibran

Yesterday is but today's memory, and tomorrow is today's dream.

Dreams
Henry David Thoreau

“Nations! What are nations? Tartars! and Huns! and Chinamen! Like insects they swarm. The historian strives in vain to make them memorable. It is for want of a man that there are so many men. It is individuals that populate the world.”

Helen Keller

So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.

Best wishes to you for a Holi filled with sweet moments and memories to cherish for long.

Rango main ghuli ladki kya laal gulabi hai. Jo dekhta hai kahta hai kya maal gulabi hai. Pichly baras tune jo bhigoya tha holi mein. Ab tk nishani ka woh rumaal gulabi hai.

Dil mai utha tufan bheja hai, aapse na mil pane ka malal bheja hai waqt mile to thoda sa yaad karna aapke dost ne holi ka ram ram bheja hai.

How do you expect me to remember your birthday, when you never look any older? happy birthday!

A friend of mine, now retired, was then a major exec at a major bank, and one of her jobs, the last four years, was the farewell interview.

Missing someone gets easier every day because even though it’s one day further from the last time you saw each other, it’s one day closer to the next time you will.

Love may last for just a moment but memory can make that moment last forever.