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Waiting is painful. Forgetting is painful. But not knowing which to do is the worse kind of suffering.
I've a grand memory for forgetting.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Blessed are those who give without remembering. And blessed are those who take without forgetting.
Originality is the fine art of remembering what you hear but forgetting where you heard it.
Laurence J. Peter
Academic qualifications are important and so is financial education. They're both important and schools are forgetting one of them.
Because in the school of the Spirit man learns wisdom through humility, knowledge by forgetting, how to speak by silence, how to live by dying.
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.'
Falling out of love is chiefly a matter of forgetting how charming someone is.
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.
How happy is the blameless vestal's lot? The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
I never heard of an old man forgetting where he had buried his money! Old people remember what interests them: the dates fixed for their lawsuits, and the names of their debtors and creditors.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
We all have insecurities, and the thing that makes them crippling is that we all have the ability to blow them up into such huge issues in our minds, that we might as well have a facial deformity. It keeps us from really going out there and living our lives, and forgetting about hating yourself and just experiencing the world around you.
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.
When suffering comes, we yearn for some sign from God, forgetting we have just had one.
Let us eat and drink neither forgetting death unduly nor remembering it. The Lord hath mercy on whom he will have mercy, etc., and the less we think about it the better.
The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
Blessed are those who give without remembering and take without forgetting.
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.
Love is so short, forgetting is so long.
One keeps forgetting old age up to the very brink of the grave.
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
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.
Take without forgetting, and give without remembering.
Bryant H. McGill
This kind of forgetting does not erase memory, it lays the emotion surrounding the memory to rest.
Clarissa Pinkola Estes
The crime of loving is forgetting.
By forgetting the past and by throwing myself into other interests, I forget to worry.
Mourning is not forgetting... It is an undoing. Every minute tie has to be untied and something permanent and valuable recovered and assimilated from the dust.
The struggle of man against power is the struggle of memory against forgetting.
The mistake a lot of politicians make is in forgetting they've been appointed and thinking they've been anointed.
The human consciousness is really homogeneous. There is no complete forgetting, even in death.
D. H. Lawrence
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