Quotes by memories
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French novelist, critic, and essayist 1871-1922
That translucent alabaster of our memories.
American visionary artist, author and teacher
I acknowledge the privilege of being alive in a human body at this moment, endowed with senses, memories, emotions, thoughts, and the space of mind in its wisdom aspect.
Some memories are realities, and are better than anything that can ever happen to one again.
British sculptor, photographer and environmentalist 1956-
A stone is ingrained with geological and historical memories.
American-Canadian novelist and screenwriter 1942-
A writer's job is to imagine everything so personally that the fiction is as vivid as memories.Source: The World According To Garp (2012)
American singer and songwriter 1940-
All my memories of being in Las Vegas with Bobby were great. Frank Sinatra brought us to the Sands Hotel in 1965. When we worked that lounge, it was a great lounge. I think it was bigger than the showroom. We were two 25-year-old dumb kids from Orange County in Las Vegas with The Rat Pack.
American baker and reality television personality 1977-
Cakes are special. Every birthday, every celebration ends with something sweet, a cake, and people remember. It's all about the memories.
French film director and screenwriter 1958-
Cinema builds memories; great films continue to exist in the spectator's mind. We are naturally capable of and prone to nostalgia. A spectator will reconstruct a film he or she has seen, years later, and may even change their original opinion. One critic, for example, once gave the finger to one of my films; later he wrote me to apologize.
American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
Creditors have better memories than debtors.
E. M. Forster
English novelist, short story writer, essayist and librettist 1879-1970
Curiosity is one of the lowest of the human faculties. You will have noticed in daily life that when people are inquisitive they nearly always have bad memories and are usually stupid at bottom.
American Poet 1929-
Every journey into the past is complicated by delusions, false memories, false namings of real events.
German philosopher 1882-1940
Every passion borders on the chaotic, but the collector's passion borders on the chaos of memories.
American politician, and author 1951-
Every time I am looking into the depths of somebody's brain, I'm thinking, 'This is what makes a person who they are. That structure contains memories. Everything that they've ever experienced is right in there.'
For some life lasts a short while, but the memories it holds last forever.
Italian chemist, writer 1919-1987
Human memory is a marvelous but fallacious instrument. The memories which lie within us are not carved in stone; not only do they tend to become erased as the years go by, but often they change, or even increase by incorporating extraneous features.