Memories Quotes (176)

Quotes and citations about memories


When we come to images or memories or thoughts, speculation, while always closely related to practice, is more explicit, and it is in fact not immediately obvious that such processes can be described in any sense as practical.

By : Samuel Alexander

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Both expectations and memories are more than mere images founded on previous experience.

By : Samuel Alexander

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It is difficult sharing and capturing so many years of memories and the people behind the words-and even though that guest book can speak volumes, in between, the pages remain so silent.

By : Eugenie Anderson

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The ancient Greek oral poets all had this anxiety about the deficiencies of their memories and always began poems by praying to the Muse to help them remember.

By : David Antin

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As a boy, because I was born and raised in Ohio, about 60 miles north of Dayton, the legends of the Wrights have been in my memories as long as I can remember.

By : Neil Armstrong

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By interviewing at least one veteran, you can preserve memories that otherwise might be lost. My uncle was a downed fighter pilot and P.O.W. in World War II, and I am looking forward to recording his story for inclusion in the project.

By : Spencer Bachus

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The horrors of the Second World War, the chilling winds of the Cold War and the crushing weight of the Iron Curtain are little more than fading memories. Ideals that once commanded great loyalty are now taken for granted.

By : Jan Peter Balkenende

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A mother's happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on the past in the guise of fond memories.

By : Honore de Balzac

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

By : Charles Baudelaire

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It is right that he too should have his little chronicle, his memories, his reason, and be able to recognize the good in the bad, the bad in the worst, and so grow gently old down all the unchanging days, and die one day like any other day, only shorter.

By : Samuel Beckett

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Everybody needs his memories. They keep the wolf of insignificance from the door.

By : Saul Bellow

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Every passion borders on the chaotic, but the collector's passion borders on the chaos of memories.

By : Walter Benjamin

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Those who have known the famous are publicly debriefed of their memories, knowing as their own dusk falls that they will only be remembered for remembering someone else.

By : Alan Bennett

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Memories are like stones, time and distance erode them like acid.

By : Ugo Betti

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By showing hunger, deprivation, starvation and brutality, as well as endurance and nobility, documentaries inform, prod our memories, even stir us to action. Such films do battle for our very soul.

By : Theodore Bikel

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Obviously, I have a lot of memories here... but at the same time I'm going to put all my energies into moving forward and doing my best for the Thrashers.

By : Peter Bondra

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Memories are the key not to the past, but to the future.

By : Corrie Ten Boom

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Since I'm always working, my best holiday memories are definitely when I can just go home and spend time with my family.

By : Chris Brown

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So often we rob tomorrow's memories by today's economies.

By : John Mason Brown

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Thinking so hard on her soft eyes and memories of the signs that it's over. It's over.

By : Jeff Buckley

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I'm proud of what I achieved there, but a life built on memories is not much of a life.

By : Eric Cantona

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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.

By : George Carlin

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I read less of everything now. With only fond memories of others' work, it will be interesting to give my own journal writing a try now.

By : Jonathan Carroll

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Nostalgia, the vice of the aged. We watch so many old movies our memories come in monochrome.

By : Angela Carter

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Lost in Space brings back a lot of memories for people, and I think that any time you're involved in something that has such a long-lasting appeal, you feel very blessed by that.

By : Angela Cartwright

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Some memories are realities, and are better than anything that can ever happen to one again.

By : Willa Cather

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I found one remaining box of comics which I had saved. When I opened it up and that smell came pouring out, that old paper smell, I was struck by a rush of memories, a sense of my childhood self that seemed to be contained in there.

By : Michael Chabon

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Other than motherhood, the eight years that I spent at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, I have incredibly fond memories of. It's a beautiful place, with four seasons up in Wisconsin. And really wonderful people.

By : Laurel Clark

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Some of my finest memories are from my time at the University of Texas. College baseball, I love it.

By : Roger Clemens

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Our memories are card indexes consulted and then returned in disorder by authorities whom we do not control.

By : Cyril Connolly

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You jot down ideas, memories, whatever, concerning your real life that somehow parallels the character you're playing, and you incorporate that in your scene work.

By : Chris Cooper

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The heart of marriage is memories

By : Bill Cosby

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Your brain forms roughly 10,000 new cells every day, but unless they hook up to preexisting cells with strong memories, they die. Serves them right.

By : Doug Coupland

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I am so excited to let fans in on how important my relationship with my family is to me. I hope to motivate mothers and daughters to build lifetimes of memories together and inspire kids around the world to live their dreams.

By : Miley Cyrus

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The difference between false memories and true ones is the same as for jewels: it is always the false ones that look the most real, the most brilliant.

By : Salvador Dali

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Lorna was quite young when her mother died, and I think she's blocked out some of the memories. I talked to her a little bit about that, but I wasn't prepared to go around and poke and hurt her.

By : Judy Davis

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There was a chance for me to write one song for the section where Elvis sat in his black leather outfit and sang the old hits. At eight oclock the next morning I had written Memories.

By : Mac Davis

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The memories stayed with him for so long, and stayed vivid. And it didn't matter to me that he'd already repeated that before. I could hear it forever.

By : Patti Davis

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And I've been walking 'round with memories way too long.

By : Iris DeMent

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The hurricane flooded me out of a lot of memorabilia, but it can't flood out the memories.

By : Tom Dempsey

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