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Nostalgia is always doomed and dooming.
Today, nostalgia is almost as unacceptable as racism.
What's wrong with a bit of nostalgia between friends? I think nostalgia sometimes gets too much of a bad press.
I don't think nostalgia has to be negative.
'Occupy' is nothing but a pack of louts, thieves, and rapists, an unruly mob, fed by Woodstock-era nostalgia and putrid false righteousness. These clowns can do nothing but harm America.
I don't play nostalgia acts. I don't play nostalgia shows.
I went through a phase where I thought nostalgia was a bad thing.
I've never returned to the locations. I do remember certain days more clearly than others and certain locations with a sense of nostalgia. Perhaps one day, I'll bring my daughter to see them, if she's interested.
Nostalgia often leads to idle speculation.
I know what it's like to be in one place and dream of another. I also know what it's like to feel that nostalgia is a fairly useless thing because it is stasis.
Fashion is inspired by youth and nostalgia and draws inspiration from the best of the past.
Lana Del Rey
I bristle a little when the argument for film gets put into the nostalgia ghetto. Film is still the highest quality and best-looking image capture medium available. I don't think it always will be. The digital image will get better, and it will eventually surpass the quality of the film image, but it isn't there yet.
The scenic ideals that surround even our national parks are carriers of a nostalgia for heavenly bliss and eternal calmness.
This was nostalgia in the literal Greek sense: the pain of not being able to return to one's home and family.
Everything can be killed except nostalgia for the kingdom, we carry it in the color of our eyes, in every love affair, in everything that deeply torments and unties and tricks.
As I've gotten older I've occasionally found myself nostalgic for earlier periods of solitude, though I realize that's also likely a false nostalgia, as I know there was nothing I wanted more during those periods than to not be alone, whatever that means.
Nostalgia, the vice of the aged. We watch so many old movies our memories come in monochrome.
Soon, nostalgia will be another name for Europe.
I remember those days with Bergman with great nostalgia. We were aware that the films were going to be quite important, and the work felt meaningful.
Max von Sydow
Comics? Honestly, that's more a matter of nostalgia for me. I think most of that energy has gone to my love of literature and my love of film.
From time to time there is a move to do a little less in the way of period dramas, but people rebel. Audiences say we want them. There is a big hunger for them. I don't think it's sentimentality or nostalgia, it's often that they are simply the best stories.
I don't have a great nostalgia for the past.
I joke that a person of color would never make a movie like 'Midnight in Paris.' Nostalgia isn't so enticing.
Why have we had to invent Eden, to live submerged in the nostalgia of a lost paradise, to make up utopias, propose a future for ourselves?
I'm not the sort to wallow in nostalgia about the good old days.
For me as a solo artist, I never want to be a nostalgia act.
Nostalgia is something we think of as fuzzy. But it's pain. Pain concerning the past.
True nostalgia is an ephemeral composition of disjointed memories.
It is one of the paradoxes of American literature that our writers are forever looking back with love and nostalgia at lives they couldn't wait to leave.
I can no more reread my own books than I can watch old home movies or look at snapshots of myself as a child. I wind up sitting on the floor, paralyzed by grief and nostalgia.
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