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Remembrance Quotes

Remembrance is the ability of human mind to recollect memories from the past incidents in one's life. It is a travel back in time that brings forth both the happy and sorrowful experiences of your life. A memory from the past can be a realization, a cautious alarm to your brain, a moment of happiness or sadness. These famous recollection/memorial or remembrance quotations and sayings might take you through a journey of your life or might make you appreciate this unique human ability.

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.

Omar Khayyam

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

Toni Morrison

At some point in life the world's beauty becomes enough. You don't need to photograph, paint or even remember it. It is enough.

Jorge Luis Borges

Poetry remembers that it was an oral art before it was a written art.

Chi Chi Rodriguez

I don't exaggerate - I just remember big

Maya Angelou

I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.

Zsa Zsa Gabor

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

Willie Nelson

I been a long time leaving but I'm going to be a long time gone.

John Milton

Let not England forget her precedence of teaching nations how to live.

Jim Morrison

Actually I don't remember being born, it must have happened during one of my black outs

Douglas MacArthur

My first recollection is that of a bugle call.

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.

Paul Klee

When looking at any significant work of art, remember that a more significant one probably has had to be sacrificed.

William Lyon Phelps

I divide all readers into two classes: those who read to remember and those who read to forget.

Zsa Zsa Gabor

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

William Lyon Phelps

A student never forgets an encouraging private word, when it is given with sincere respect and admiration.

Edgar Allan Poe

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

Arthur Ashe

I don't want to be remembered for my tennis accomplishments.

Andy Warhol

During the 1960s, I think, people forgot what emotions were supposed to be. And I don't think they've ever remembered.

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.

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.

Elizabeth I

God forgive you, but I never can.

Elie Wiesel

Mankind must remember that peace is not God's gift to his creatures; peace is our gift to each other.

Christopher Morley

If you have to keep reminding yourself of a thing, perhaps it isn't so.

Dorothy Day

First of all, let it be remembered that I speak as an ex-Communist and one who has not testified before Congressional Committees, nor written works on the Communist conspiracy.

Emo Philips

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

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?

Eleanor Roosevelt

Remember always that you not only have the right to be an individual, you have an obligation to be one.

Walter Winchell

No! Someday you will understand. Just save it in a box.

Soren Kierkegaard

Old age realizes the dreams of youth: look at Dean Swift; in his youth he built an asylum for the insane, in his old age he was himself an inmate.

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.

Chi Chi Rodriguez

Remember you have to be comfortable. Golf is not a life or death situation. It's just a game and should be treated as such. Stay loose.

Terri Guillemets

I don't think I could have written what I did any earlier.

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.

Henry Miller

We live in the mind, in ideas, in fragments. We no longer drink in the wild outer music of the streets - we remember only.

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.

Robert Frost

A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.

Carl Sandburg

I can remember only a few of the strange and curious words now dead but living and spoken by the English people a thousand years ago.

Groucho Marx

Next time I see you, remind me not to talk to you.

Oscar Wilde

Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.

Victor Hugo

Nothing awakens a reminiscence like an odor

Helen Keller

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

The first horror film I remember seeing in the theatre was Halloween and from the first scene when the kid puts on the mask and it is his POV, I was hooked.

Jesus cannot forget us; we have been graven on the palms of his hands.

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.