Quotations About / On:
Perhaps one day this too will be pleasant to remember.
(Virgil [Publius Vergilius Maro] (70-19 B.C.), Roman poet. Aeneid, bk. 1, l. 203.
Addressed to his men, referring to the difficulties of the journey to Latium.)
I only see clearly what I remember.
(Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712-1778), Swiss-born French philosopher, political theorist. Confessions, bk. 3 (part I, 1782, part II, 1789).)
After I was married a year I remembered things like radio stations and forgot my husband.
(P. J. Wolfson, John L. Balderston (1899-1954), U.S., and Karl Freund. Marie (Sarah Haden), Mad Love, to the one-year-married Mrs. Orlac, who is looking for a radio station (1935).)
The world only remembers the winners.
(Edmund H. North, British screenwriter, and Lewis Gilbert. Admiral Lutjens (Karel Stepanek), Sink the Bismarck! 1960.
Based on a true story. Based on the book by C.S. Forrester.)
No one could be the way I remember my father.
(Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Thirteenth Selection, New York (1994).)
I do not remember joy or sorrow in childhood, but listening for clues.
(Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Tenth Selection, New York (1992).)
Remember the fun we had when you poisoned me?
(Robb White, and William Castle. Frederick Loren (Vincent Price), House on Haunted Hill, to his wife (1958).)
Treat the cow kindly, boys; remember she's a ladyand a mother.
(Federal Writers' Project Of The Wor, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943). Quoting Theophilus Hacker, University of Minnesota Dairy School head. Minnesota: A State Guide (The WPA Guide to Minnesota), p. 233, Viking Press (1938).
Advice to students.)
No mother-in-law ever remembers that she was once a daughter-in-law.
When we are planning for posterity, we ought to remember that virtue is not hereditary.
(Thomas Paine (1737-1809), Anglo-American political theorist, writer. Common Sense, ch. 4 (1776).)