The easiest way to move on is to erase everything, and I do mean everything.
—Donna Lynn Hope
Sometimes life is a constant battle against the nostalgia of a time that can never be real again.
—Jason Myers in The Mission
Ah! Memory impairment: the free prize at the bottom of every vodka bottle!
—Chuck Lorre, Steven Molaro and Eric Kaplan
I suppose the things that you always take for granted, that you don't even notice, are what you miss the most.
—Sarra Manning in You Don’t Have to Say You Love Me
God gave us memory so that we might have roses in December.
—James M. Barrie
Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.
Time and memory are true artists; they remould reality nearer to the heart's desire.
Particularly beautiful people were like particularly funny-looking people. Once you knew them you mostly forgot about it.
—Ann Brashares in The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants
Sometimes you climb out of bed in the morning and you think, I'm not going to make it, but you laugh inside — remembering all the times you've felt that way.
Very little is known about the War of 1812 because the Americans lost it.
K is for "Kenghis Khan." He was a very nice person. History has no record of him. There is a moral in that, somewhere.
The happiest hours of mankind are recorded on the blank pages of history.
Nothing is so admirable in politics as a short memory.
—John Kenneth Galbraith
I have the worst memory ever so no matter who comes up to me - they're just, like, 'I can't believe you don't remember me!" I'm like, 'Oh Dad I'm sorry!
I don't care why you came into my life, only that you did. I don't remember all the things I did wrong, I remember what I did right. I remember you. You made my life meaningful. You made my life special.
—Becca Fitzpatrick in Crescendo