Popular Quotes and Sayings about Memory

The price of greatness is responsibility. ~Sir Winston Churchill

He who is not very strong in memory should not meddle with lying. ~Michel de Montaigne

Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it. ~Michel de Montaigne

The good or ill of a man lies within his own will. ~Epictetus

A man may well bring a horse to the water but he cannot make him drink. ~John Heywood

I am never afraid of what I know. ~Anna Sewell

For the sense of smell, almost more than any other, has the power to recall memories and it is a pity that you use it so little. ~Rachel Carson

Own only what you can carry with you; know language, know countries, know people. Let your memory be your travel bag. ~Alexander Solzhenitsyn

To establish oneself in the world, one has to do all one can to appear established. ~Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Why is it that our memory is good enough to retain the least triviality that happens to us, and yet not good enough to recollect how often we have told it to the same person? ~Francois de La Rochefoucauld

One must have a good memory to be able to keep the promises one makes. ~Friedrich Nietzsche