We must always have old memories and young hopes.
In memory's telephoto lens, far objects are magnified.
A childhood is what anyone wants to remember of it. It leaves behind no fossils, except perhaps in fiction.
Life is a rough biography. Memories smooth out the edges
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.
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.
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.
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