Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Remain

Remain

  1. To stay behind while others withdraw; to be left after others have been removed or destroyed; to be left after a number or quantity has been subtracted or cut off; to be left as not included or comprised.
  2. To continue unchanged in place, form, or condition, or undiminished in quantity; to abide; to stay; to endure; to last.
  3. To await; to be left to.
  4. State of remaining; stay.
  5. That which is left; relic; remainder; -- chiefly in the plural.
  6. That which is left of a human being after the life is gone; relics; a dead body.
  7. The posthumous works or productions, esp. literary works, of one who is dead; as, Cecil's

Remain Quotations

We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid.
Benjamin Franklin

Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.
Abraham Lincoln

For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up. - Pablo Picasso
Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.
Pablo Picasso

It is sadder to find the past again and find it inadequate to the present than it is to have it elude you and remain forever a harmonious conception of memory.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
More "Remain" Quotations

Remain Translations

remain in Afrikaans is bly
remain in Danish is blive, forblive
remain in Dutch is achterblijven, nablijven
remain in French is restons, rester, restent, restez
remain in Italian is rimanere
remain in Latin is commoror
remain in Spanish is quedarse, permanecer
Copyright © 2001 - 2016 BrainyQuote
Disable adblock instructions
I have disabled Adblock