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Quotations About / On: REMEMBER

  • 51.
    It is beautiful to remember that he passed away as he wished, in the saddle riding hard.
    (Lyndon Baines Johnson (1908-1973), U.S. president. The Dallas (Texas) News (May 27, 1937). On the death of J.P. Buchanan, Tenth Texas District.)
  • 52.
    No mother-in-law ever remembers that she was once a daughter-in-law.
    (Unknown.)
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  • 53.
    To be remembered after we are dead, is but poor recompense for being treated with contempt while we are living.
    (William Hazlitt (1778-1830), British essayist. repr. In The Complete Works Of William Hazlitt, vol. 9, ed. P.P. Howe (1932). Characteristics: In the Manner of Rochefoucault's Maxims, no. 429 (1823).)
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  • 54.
    I remember her on the screen, huge as a colossus doll, mincing and whispering and simply hoping her way into total vulnerability.
    (Gloria Steinem (b. 1934), U.S. feminist, writer, editor. repr. In Outrageous Acts and Everyday Rebellions (1983). "Marilyn Monroe: The Woman who Died Too Soon," Ms. (New York, Aug. 1972).)
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  • 55.
    To be remembered after we are dead, is but poor recompense for being treated with contempt while we are living.
    (William Hazlitt (1778-1830), British essayist. Characteristics: In the Manner of Rochefoucault's Maxims, no. 429 (1823), repr. In The Complete Works of William Hazlitt, vol. 9, ed. P.P. Howe (1932).)
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  • 56.
    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).)
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  • 57.
    Children learn and remember at least as much from the context of the classroom as from the content of the coursework.
    (Lawrence Kutner (20th century), U.S. child psychologist and author. Parent and Child, ch. 8 (1991).)
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  • 58.
    Forgetting and remembering are governed by laws, but we cannot find out what they are.
    (Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Fifth Selection, New York (1988).)
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  • 59.
    Some books are undeservedly forgotten; none are undeservedly remembered.
    (W.H. (Wystan Hugh) Auden (1907-1973), Anglo-American poet. The Dyer's Hand, pt. 1, "Reading," (1962).)
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  • 60.
    Men fall into two classes—those who forget views and those who remember them.
    (E.M. (Edward Morgan) Forster (1879-1970), British novelist, essayist. A Room with a View, pt. I, ch. 15 (1908). George Emerson's opinion repeated by Lucy Honeychurch.)
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