Quoted in "The Meaning of Life: Reflections in Words and Pictures on Why We Are Here," from Life Magazine (1991)
Memories are key not to the past, but to the future.Corrie ten Boom
Fromthefirst place of liquid darkness, within thesecond place of air and light, I set down the following record with itsmixture of fact and truths and Memories oftruths and its direction always toward theThird Place, where the starting point is myth.Janet Paterson also known as Jean Paterson Frame Frame
The devil!?what beastly things our Memories insist on cherishing!
Contrary to popular belief, the past was not more eventful than the present. If it seems so it is because when you look backward things that happened years apart are telescoped together, and because very few of your Memories come to you genuinely virgin.
As an analogy one can imagine an intelligent amoeba with a good memory. As time progresses the amoeba is constantly splitting, each time the resulting amoebas having the same Memories as the parent. Our amoeba hence does not have a life line, but a life tree.hugh everett
I haven't seen your face around since I was a kid / It's bringing back the Memories of the things that we did"Noel Gallagher
Your war Memories will be with you forever, you'll be asked about them thousands of times after the war is over. People will get their respect for you from that-partly from that, don't get me wrong-but if you can say that you were up front where there was some real shooting going on, then that will mean a whole lot to you in years to come.john knowles
I've never tried to block out the Memories of the past, even though some are painful. I don't understand people who hide from their past. Everything you live through helps to make you the person you are now.sophia loren
"Black Horse and the Cherry Tree" is inspired by old blues, Nashville psycho hillbillies & hazy Memories. It tells the story of finding yourself lost on your path, and a choice has to be made. It's about gambling, fate, listening to your heart, and having the strength to fight the darkness that's always willing to carry you off.kt tunstall
We can grieve over lost powers and Memories, or rejoice over gained knowledge and maturity, according to taste.simon blackburn
She was the people's princess and that is how she will stay, how she will remain in our hearts and our Memories for ever.tony blair
That one individual should awaken in another Memories that belong to still a third is an obvious paradox.jorge luis borges
... Memories that never ride anything but sound waves.henry s. haskins
At eighteen you don't think about Memories, you tell them.nazim hikmet
I have lived with my conscience and my own Memories for over quarter of a century since the events of 1973.… These are not easy reflections for me. But I am at peace with myself, and with the Chilean people, about what happened. I am clear in my mind that the return to Chile of true democracy, and from that the true freedom to which all individual people are entitled, could not have been achieved without the removal of the Marxist government.augusto pinochet
Technic is the result of a need new needs demand new technics total control denial of the accident States of order organic intensity energy and motion made visible Memories arrested in space, human needs and motives acceptancejackson pollock
Even in India there are but few places so rich in historical Memories as Patna. Beneath the soil watered by the blood of Mir Kasim’s victims, lie the ruins of the ancient Buddhist capital, Pataliputra, the greatness of which had been foretold by Buddha a few months before his death .
Remember that time slurs over everything, let all deeds fade, blurs all writings and kills all Memories. Except are only those which dig into the hearts of men by love.
A land of promise, a land of memory, a land of promise flowing with the milk and honey of delicious Memories!
As the dew to the blossom, the bud to the bee, as the scent to the rose, are those Memories to me.
...using hypnosis, scientists have temporarily created hallucinations, compulsions, certain types of memory loss, false Memories, and delusions in the laboratory so that these phenomena can be studied in a controlled environment.[ "The Truth and the Hype of Hypnosis". Scientific American: July 2001