Memory Quotes

The hardest part about growing up is letting go with what you have been accustomed to and moving on with something that you haven’t experienced yet.
It’s time to move on with my life. I’ve got to stop reading the same page & continue turning the pages. The memories are still locked in my mind, but they’re what’s stopping me from living my life.
Missing someone isn’t about how long it has been since you’ve seen them. Or the amount of time since you’ve talked. It’s about that very moment when you’re doing something wishing they were right there with you.
The truth is that our finest moments are most likely to occur when we are feeling deeply uncomfortableunhappy, or unfulfilled. For it is only in such moments, propelled by our discomfort, that we are likely to step out of our ruts and start searching for different ways or truer answers.
I think it happens to everyone as they grow up. You find out who you are and what you want, and then you realize that people you’ve known forever dont see things the way you do. So you keep the wonderful memories but find yourself moving on. It’s perfectly normal.
I remember being thirteen years old, sitting in my room all night, listening to the same song over and over again. I thought that if I could write something so beautiful, something so honest, I could make him love me.
Memory is a way of
holding onto the things you love,
the things you are, the things
you never want to lose.
-The Wonder Years
God gave us memories that
we might have roses in December.
We must always have old
memories and young hopes.
In memory’s telephoto lens,
far objects are magnified.
When our memories
outweigh our dreams,
we have grown old
Things that were hard to bear
are sweet to remember.
Do not trust your memory;
it is a net full of holes;
the most beautiful prizes slip through it.
Life is a rough biography.
Memories smooth out the edges
A childhood is what anyone
wants to remember of it.
It leaves behind no fossils,
except perhaps in fiction.
She glances at the photo,
and the pilot light of
memory flickers in her eyes.
To look backward for a
while is to refresh the eye,
to restore it, and to render
it the more fit for its prime function of looking forward.