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For an actress to be a success, she must have the face of a Venus, the brains of a Minerva, the grace of Terpsichore, the memory of a MaCaulay, the figure of Juno, and the hide of a rhinoceros.
An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It's being able to differentiate between what you know and what you don't.
We do not know the true value of our moments until they have undergone the test of memory.
Do not trust your memory; it is a net full of holes; the most beautiful prizes slip through it.
I think it is all a matter of love: the more you love a memory, the stronger and stranger it is.
As memory may be a paradise from which we cannot be driven, it may also be a hell from which we cannot escape.
John Lancaster Spalding
It's a poor sort of memory that only works backwards.
A lot of people mistake a short memory for a clear conscience.
An autobiography usually reveals nothing bad about its writer except his memory.
Franklin P. Jones
Happiness is good health and a bad memory.
Nothing prevents happiness like the memory of happiness.
I have always been amazed at the way an ordinary observer lends so much more credence and attaches so much more importance to waking events than to those occurring in dreams... Man... is above all the plaything of his memory.
No man has a good enough memory to be a successful liar.
Everyone complains of his memory, and nobody complains of his judgment.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Every man's memory is his private literature.
A memory is what is left when something happens and does not completely unhappen.
Edward de Bono
God gave us memory so that we might have roses in December.
James M. Barrie
There are lots of people who mistake their imagination for their memory.
Memory... is the diary that we all carry about with us.
It was one of those perfect English autumnal days which occur more frequently in memory than in life.
P. D. James
Nothing is more responsible for the good old days than a bad memory.
Franklin Pierce Adams
It's surprising how much memory is built around things unnoticed at the time.
I'm always fascinated by the way memory diffuses fact.
I cannot walk through the suburbs in the solitude of the night without thinking that the night pleases us because it suppresses idle details, just as our memory does.
Jorge Luis Borges
Each day of our lives we make deposits in the memory banks of our children.
Charles R. Swindoll
If you want to test your memory, try to recall what you were worrying about one year ago today.
E. Joseph Cossman
Appealing workplaces are to be avoided. One wants a room with no view, so imagination can meet memory in the dark.
Your memory is a monster; you forget - it doesn't. It simply files things away. It keeps things for you, or hides things from you - and summons them to your recall with a will of its own. You think you have a memory; but it has you!
Metaphors are dangerous. Love begins with a metaphor. Which is to say, love begins at the point when a woman enters her first word into our poetic memory.
Science and technology revolutionize our lives, but memory, tradition and myth frame our response.
Arthur M. Schlesinger
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