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Memory is the greatest of artists, and effaces from your mind what is unnecessary.

Memory is not an instrument for exploring the past but its theatre. It is the medium ...

Vanity plays lurid tricks with our memory.

The difference between false memories and true ones is the same as for jewels: it is ...

Lord, keep my memory green.

Memory is like a purse, if it be over-full that it cannot shut, all will drop out of ...

Why is our memory good enough to recall to the last detail things that have happened ...

He who has not a good memory should never take upon himself the trade of lying.

Mournful and Never-ending Remembrance.

Remembrance and reflection how allied. What thin partitions divides sense from ...

When you are right no one remembers; when you are wrong no one forgets.

The best memory is that which forgets nothing, but injuries. Write kindness in marble ...

Memory is not wisdom; idiots can by rote repeat volumes. Yet what is wisdom without ...

People with good memories seldom remember anything worth remembering.

The effectiveness of our memory banks is determined not by the total number of facts ...

The memory of most men is an abandoned cemetery where lie, unsung and unhonored, the ...

We worry about losing our memory, yet there are things we wish we could forget.

I fly through memory to find a newborn love.

Memory is a complicated thing, a relative to truth but not it's twin.

A memory is what is left when something happens and does not completely unhappen.

Quotes by Francis H. Bradley

The deadliest foe to virtue would be complete self-knowledge.

Eclecticism. Every truth is so true that any truth must be false.

The force of the blow depends on the resistance. It is sometimes better not to struggle against ...

Metaphysics is the finding of bad reasons for what we believe upon instinct; but to find these ...

There are those who so dislike the nude that they find something indecent in the naked truth.

The world is the best of all possible worlds, and everything in it is a necessary evil.

True penitence condemns to silence. What a man is ready to recall he would be willing to repeat.

There are persons who, when they cease to shock us, cease to interest us.

The one self-knowledge worth having is to know one's own mind.

It is by a wise economy of nature that those who suffer without change, and whom no one can help, ...

One said of suicide, As long as one has brains one should not blow them out. And another answered, ...

We say that a girl with her doll anticipates the mother. It is more true, perhaps, that most mothers ...

The man who has ceased to fear has ceased to care.

Our live experiences, fixed in aphorisms, stiffen into cold epigrams. Our heart's blood, as we write ...

Where everything is bad it must be good to know the worst.

The secret of happiness is to admire without desiring.

Adam knew Eve his wife and she conceived. It is a pity that this is still the only knowledge of ...

Quotes added by havilson

Accept everything about yourself -- I mean everything, You are you and that is the beginning and the ...

To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest ...

Death comes to all But great achievements build a monument which shall endure until the sun grows ...

The main dangers in this life are the people who want to change everything or nothing.

Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.

Once while St. Francis of Assisi was hoeing his garden, he was asked, What would you do it you were ...

No, no, we are not satisfied, and we will not be satisfied until justice rolls down like waters and ...

Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.

If you have knowledge, let others light their candles with it.

An error is the more dangerous in proportion to the degree of truth which it contains.

I have made mistakes, but I never made the mistake of claiming that I never made one.

The person interested in success has to learn to view failure as a healthy, inevitable part of the ...

All men make mistakes, but only wise men learn from their mistakes.

We can not do great things. We can only do little things with great love.

It is not work that kills men; it is worry. Work is healthy; you can hardly put more upon a man than ...

Worry not about the possible troubles of the future; for if they come, you are but anticipating and ...

As a rule, men worry more about what they can't see than about what they can.

Little minds have little worries, big minds have no time for worries.

The reason why worry kills more people than work is that more people worry than work.

People are often unreasonable and self-centered. Forgive them anyway. If you are kind, people may ...


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