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Memory depends very much on the perspicuity, regularity, and order of our thoughts. Many complain of the want of memory, when the defect is in the judgment; and others, by grasping at all, retain nothing.
– Thomas Fuller
Memory feeds a culture, nourishes hope and makes a human, human.
– Elie Wiesel
Memory feeds imagination.
– Amy Tan
Memory is a child walking along a seashore. You never can tell what small pebble it will pick up and store away among its treasured things.
– Pierce Harris
Memory is a giggling sprite and will not be tamed. She takes flight the moment the present becomes the past.
– Real Live Preacher
Memory is a man's real possession...In nothing else is he rich, in nothing else is he poor.
– Alexander Smith
Memory is life’s clock and clock is life’s moments.
– Vikrant Parsai
Memory is not an instrument for exploring the past but its theatre. It is the medium of past experience, as the ground is the medium in which dead cities lie interred.
– Walter Benjamin
Memory is not so brilliant as hope, but it is more beautiful, and a thousand times as true.
– George Dennison Prentice
Memory is not wisdom; idiots can by rote repeat volumes. Yet what is wisdom without memory?
– Martin Tupper
Memory is the greatest of artists, and effaces from your mind what is unnecessary.
– Maurice Baring
Memory is the mother of all wisdom.
– Aeschylus
Memory is the only paradise from which we cannot be driven.
– Jean Paul
Memory says, I did that. Pride replies, I could not have done that. Eventually memory yields.
– Friedrich Nietzsche, from the book Lies my Teacher Told Me. By James W. Loewen (1995)
Memory tempers prosperity, mitigates adversity, control youth, and delights old age.
– Firmianus Lactantius
Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting a particular way...you become just by performing just actions, temperate by performing temperate actions, brave by performing brave actions.
– Aristotle
Men always talk about the most important things to perfect strangers. In the perfect stranger we perceive man himself; the image of a God is not disguised by resemblances to an uncle or doubts of wisdom of a mustache.
– G. K. Chesterton
Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance.
– Oscar Wilde
Men and nations behave wisely once they have exhausted all the other alternatives.
– Abba Eban
Men and women are limited not by the place of their birth, not by the color of their skin, but by the size of their hope.
– John Johnson
Men and women are not born inconstant: they are made so by their early amorous experiences.
– André Maurois
Men and women are not free to love decently until they have analyzed themselves completely and swept away every mystery from sex; and this means the acquisition of a profound philosophical theory based on wide reading of anthropology and enlightened practice.
– Aleister Crowley
Men and women can have a platonic relationship and not make their spouses worry. It is when calls and meetings become secret that we need to start worrying if they are being true to us.
– Contessa Bianca Bertolli
Men and women will never be the same unless science is dead.
– Kizza Ronald
Men and women, women and men. It will never work.
– Erica Jong

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