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remember Quotes

47 of the best book quotes about remember
  1. #1
    “He came in to demand an answer and I told him the truth. That I have fought with myself over that night, one half of me swearing blind that I tied a simple slipknot, the other half convinced that I tied the Langford double. I can never know for sure.”
  2. #2
    “I remember you. ANYbody’d remember you, I guess, if they saw you once.”
  3. #3
    “We remembered all the things she’d said to us, we thought if she could only know what she HAD done for us, that it would HELP, you know, in her own case, about the game, because she could be glad—that is, a little glad.”
  4. #4
    “O mind, remember thy deeds! O mind, remember, remember thy deeds! Remember!”
  5. #5
    “It was, I remembered thinking, the most difficult walk anyone had to make.
    In every way, a walk to remember.”
  6. #6
    “She perceived that her will had blazed up, stubborn and resistant. She could not at that moment have done other than denied and resisted. She wondered if her husband had ever spoken to her like that before, and if she had submitted to his command. Of course she had; she remembered that she had. But she could not realize why or how she should have yielded, feeling as she then did.”
  7. #7
    “I thought if I came out here it would stop. Back home, every place reminded me of her. Filippe’s on Third Street. Balboa Park. Little Dom’s, the coffee shop, that... That’s a big one.”
  8. #8
    “Not only are we in the districts forced to remember the iron grip of the Capitol’s power each year, we are forced to celebrate it. And this year, I am one of the stars of the show. I will have to travel from district to district, to stand before the cheering crowds who secretly loathe me, to look down into the faces of the families whose children I have killed.”
  9. #9
    “People are realizing and shouting and marching and demanding. They’re not forgetting. I think that’s the most important part.”
  1. #10
    “As for me: I loyally remained right where I was, remembering the first time I had ever seen the boy and then just now, the very last time—and all the times in between.”
  2. #11
    “Share everything.
    Play fair.
    Don’t hit people.
    Put things back where you found them.
    Clean up your own mess.
    Don’t take things that aren’t yours.
    Say you’re sorry when you hurt somebody.
    Wash your hands before you eat.
    Flush.
    Warm cookies and cold milk are good for you.
    Live a balanced life-learn some and think some and draw and paint and sing and dance and play and work every day some.
    Take a nap every afternoon.
    When you go out into the world, watch out for traffic, hold hands, and stick together.
    Be aware of wonder. Remember the little seed in the Styrofoam cup: The roots go down and the plant goes up and nobody really knows how or why, but we are all like that.
    Goldfish and hamsters and white mice and even little seed in the Styrofoam up-they all die. So do we.
    And then remember the Dick-and-Jane books and the first word you learned-the biggest word of all-LOOK.”
  3. #12
    “Your power is in your thoughts, so stay awake. In other words, remember to remember.”
  4. #13
    “I don’t need to worry that Finch and I never filmed our wanderings. It’s okay that we didn’t collect souvenirs or that we never had time to pull it all together in a way that made sense to anyone else but us. The thing I realize is that it’s not what you take, but it’s what you leave.”
  5. #14
    “I don’t have to remember nothing. I don’t even have to explain. She understands it all...”
  6. #15
    “You are remembered for the rules you break.”
  7. #16
    “I remembered suddenly the way he used to talk to his mother. If he couldn’t get what he wanted from her gently, he stopped being gentle. Why not? She always forgave him. ”
  8. #17
    “I remembered suddenly the way he used to talk to his mother. If he couldn’t get what he wanted from her gently, he stopped being gentle. Why not? She always forgave him. ”
  9. #18
    “Remember the person you’re supposed to be, and remember well…You are pretending to be raised Red, but you’re Silver by blood. You are now Red in the head, Silver in the heart….From now until the end of your days, you must lie. Your life depends on it, little lightning girl.”

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  1. #19
    “Remember to use positive affirmations. I am not a dork is not one of them.”
  2. #20
    “When she played her music even the night demons stopped their work & it took them some time to remember what it was they were doing & the best of them had no stomach for it for a long time after that.”
  3. #21
    ″‘See,’ I said, ‘you don’t have any family and neither do I. I’ve got the preacher, of course. But I don’t have a mama. I mean I have one, but I don’t know where she is. She left when I was three years old. I can’t hardly remember her. And I bet you don’t remember your mama much either. So we’re almost like orphans.‘”
  4. #22
    “But in the meantime, you got to remember, you can’t always judge people by the things they done. You got to judge them by what they are doing now.”
  5. #23
    ″‘The Talmud says that a person should do two things for himself. One is to acquire a teacher. Do you remember the other?’
    ‘Choose a friend.’ I said.”
  6. #24
    ″... you need to remember that-just as Jesus sped up the winemaking process-God can do in a split second what might otherwise take you many years.”
  7. #25
    “He came. He left. Nothing else had changed. I had not changed. The world hadn’t changed. Yet nothing would be the same. All that remains is dreammaking and strange remembrance.”
  8. #26
    “Time makes us sentimental. Perhaps, in the end, it is because of time that we suffer.”
  9. #27
    “A Present! A-ha! Now what kind shall I give...? Why, the kind you’ll remember as long as you live!”
  1. #28
    “You can look at a picture for a week and never think of it again. You can also look at a picture for a second and think of it all your life.”
  2. #29
    “Here’s the thing: I’m ridiculously smart, and I’m pretty sure I have a photographic memory. It’s like I have a camera in my head, and if I see or hear something, I click it, and it stays.”
  3. #30
    “Some days in late August at home are like this, the air thin and eager like this, with something in it sad and nostalgic and familiar.”
  4. #31
    “I remember a text that hung in my nursery as a child. ‘Be sure thy sin will find thee out.’ It’s very true, that.”
  5. #32
    Only old Benjamin professed to remember every detail of his long life and to know that things never had been, nor ever could be much better or much worse--hunger, hardship, and disappointment being, so he said, the unalterable law of life.
  6. #33
    “I recall the sun filtering through the magnolia tree outside my office and lighting this scene: Paul seated before me, his beautiful hands exceedingly still, his prophet’s beard full, those dark eyes taking the measure of me . . . I remember thinking ‘You must remember this,’ because what was falling on my retina was precious. And because, in the context of Paul’s diagnosis, I became aware of not just his mortality but my own.”
  7. #34
    Never shall I forget that night, the first night in camp, which has turned my life into one long night, seven times cursed and seven times sealed....Never shall I forget those moments which murdered my God and my soul and turned my dreams to dust. Never shall I forget these things, even if I am condemned to live as long as God Himself. Never.
  8. #35
    I shall always remember that smile. From what world did it come from?
  9. #36
    “As for you and your heart and the things you said and didn’t say, she will remember them all when men are fairy tales in books written by rabbits.”

Books about time

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Timeline book
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6.3
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The Thief Lord book
Chapter book
5.8
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Time for a Hug book
Picture book
5.5
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Goodnight Bear book
Board book
5.5
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Our World Is Relative book
Picture book
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T. Rex Time Machine book
Picture book
5.0
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A Halifax Time-Travelling Tune book
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Frankie's Food Truck book
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5.0
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  1. #37
    “We’re going to meet a lot of lonely people in the next week and the next month and the next year. And when they ask us what we’re doing, you can say, We’re remembering. That’s where we’ll win out in the long run.”
  2. #38
    If I look back I am lost.
  3. #39
    “Ships at a distance have every man’s wish on board. For some they come in with the tide. For others they sail forever on the horizon, never out of sight, never landing until the Watcher turns his eyes away in resignation, his dreams mocked to death by Time. That is the life of men. Now, women forget all those things they don’t want to remember, and remember everything they don’t want to forget. The dream is the truth. Then they act and do things accordingly.”
  4. #40
    “Well, you really are your own worst critic. I’m sure it’s amazing. I remember that paper that you wrote in school about synaptic behavioral routines. It made me cry.”
  5. #41
    “Just you remember. Father loves me best.”
  6. #42
    “Nostalgia is not what it used to be.”
  7. #43
    ″‘Keep me in your thoughts,’ he replies. ‘Just because
    I can’t count to ten doesn’t mean
    I don’t remember yesterday, or anticipate today.‘”
  8. #44
    “And then one day, after the longest (and somehow, shortest) nine months of your life you get to take part in a miracle. It’s a blur of pain (which you promptly forget) and joy (which you remember forever). And then, suddenly, you’re cradling a tiny bundle in your arms.”
  9. #45
    “I wouldn’t have even have remembered her name, if she hadn’t later accused me of killing her husband.”
  10. #46
    “Remember: The pain isn’t the enemy. Pain is the indicator that brokenness exists. Pain is the reminder that the real enemy is trying to take us out and bring us down by keeping us stuck in broken places. Pain is the gift that motivates us to fight with brave tenacity and fierce determination knowing there’s healing on the other side.”
  11. #47
    “They prayed secretly, read the Bible through at least once a year, and went to hear the minister preach even when it snowed. Hoping for an eternal crown, they never asked to be remembered on earth. And they haven’t been.”
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