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Blessed are those who give without remembering and take without forgetting.
Waiting is painful. Forgetting is painful. But not knowing which to do is the worse kind of suffering.
People like music when they're in love, but they don't need it as much. You need music when you're missing someone or you're pining for someone or you're forgetting someone or you're trying to process what just happened.
Originality is the fine art of remembering what you hear but forgetting where you heard it.
Laurence J. Peter
Love is so short, forgetting is so long.
We invest less in our friendships and expect more of friends than any other relationship. We spend days working out where to book for a romantic dinner, weeks wondering how to celebrate a partner or parent's birthday, and seconds forgetting a friend's important anniversary.
How happy is the blameless vestal's lot? The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
I think acting is about forgetting yourself in order to give the best of yourself. It's passing through you more than you're creating it. You're not the flower, but the vase which holds the flower.
We are weighed down, every moment, by the conception and the sensation of Time. And there are but two means of escaping and forgetting this nightmare: pleasure and work. Pleasure consumes us. Work strengthens us. Let us choose.
One of the most dangerous forms of human error is forgetting what one is trying to achieve.
The trick to forgetting the big picture is to look at everything close-up.
We relish news of our heroes, forgetting that we are extraordinary to somebody too.
Academic qualifications are important and so is financial education. They're both important and schools are forgetting one of them.
The crime of loving is forgetting.
Isn't elegance forgetting what one is wearing?
Yves Saint Laurent
Even philosophers will praise war as ennobling mankind, forgetting the Greek who said: 'War is bad in that it begets more evil than it kills.'
The process of learning requires not only hearing and applying but also forgetting and then remembering again.
Learning has always been made much of, but forgetting has always been deprecated; therefore pedantry has pretty well established itself throughout the modern world at the expense of culture.
Albert J. Nock
Christmas is the spirit of giving without a thought of getting. It is happiness because we see joy in people. It is forgetting self and finding time for others. It is discarding the meaningless and stressing the true values.
Thomas S. Monson
Falling out of love is chiefly a matter of forgetting how charming someone is.
Blessed are those who give without remembering. And blessed are those who take without forgetting.
Our birth is but a sleep and a forgetting. Not in entire forgetfulness, and not in utter nakedness, but trailing clouds of glory do we come.
The struggle of man against power is the struggle of memory against forgetting.
We've never thought too deeply about the roles things like forgetting or partisanship or inefficiency or ambiguity or hypocrisy play in our political or social life. It's been impossible to get rid of them, so we took them for granted, and we kind of thought, naively, that they're always the enemy.
I dismiss personal profit and focus exclusively on people and planet. That's what I call social business: a nondividend company dedicated to solving human problems. You can go all the way, forgetting about personal profit, being single-minded about solving problems. The company makes profit, but profit stays with the company.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
C. S. Lewis
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