Forgetfulness Proverbs

By | October 19, 2017

Sayings about Forgetfulness

When you are right no one remembers; when you are wrong no one forgets.~ Irish Proverbs

Don’t forget to distrust. ~ Greek Proverbs

Work is good, as long as you don’t forget to live. ~ African Proverb

The best memory is that which forgets nothing, but injuries. Write kindness in marble and write injuries in the dust.~ Persian Proverb

When glory comes, memory departs.~ French Proverbs

Old horses don’t forget the way. ~ Japanese Proverbs

Make new friends, but don’t forget the old ones. ~ Yiddish Proverbs

Acts of kindness may soon be forgotten, but the memory of an offense remains. ~ Traditional Proverb

To want to forget something is to remember it. ~ French Proverbs

Quotations about Forgetfulness

Saying about forgetfulness

Let us forget and forgive injuries. ~ Miguel De Cervantes

We may with advantage forget what we know. ~ Syrus

To forget is the great secret of strong creative natures; to forget is the way nature herself who knows no past and who at every hour begins the mysteries of her untiring labors afresh. ~  Honore de Balzac

Never forget what you need to remember.~ Garrett Bartley

What we learn with pleasure we never forget.~ Alfred Mercier

The world forgetting, by the world forgot. ~ Alexander Pope

The pyramids themselves, doting with age, have forgotten the names of their founders. ~ Thomas Fuller

Space, like time, engenders forgetfulness; but it does so by setting us bodily free from our surroundings and giving us back our primitive, unattached state. ~ Thomas Mann

Women forget all the things they don’t want to remember, and remember everything they don’t want to forget. ~ Zora Neale Hurston

You have to be able to center yourself, to let all of your emotions go… Don’t ever forget that you play with your soul as well as your body. ~ Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

If the other person injures you, you may forget the injury; but if you injure him you will always remember. ~ Kahlil Gibran

Quit the world, and the world forgets you. ~ Benjamin Disraeli

Nobody is forgotten when it is convenient to remember him. ~ Benjamin Disraeli

Mistakes remember’d are not faults forgot. ~ Robert Henry Newell

Forgetting is the cost of living cheerfully. ~ Zoe Akins

Of what significance are the things you can forget.~ Henry David Thoreau

The struggle of man against power is the struggle of memory against forgetting.~ Milan Kundera

It is when we forget ourselves that we do things which will be remembered. ~ Author Unknown

Have an aim in life — then don’t forget to pull the trigger. ~ Author Unknown

Men are men; the best sometimes forget. ~ William Shakespeare

It is sometimes expedient to forget who we are. ~ Syrus

If a man cannot forget, he will never amount to much. ~ Soren A. Kierkegaard

Every composer knows the anguish and despair occasioned by forgetting ideas which one had no time to write down. ~ Hector Berlioz

Forget past mistakes and forget failures. Forget everything except what you are going to do now and do it. ~ William J. Durant

Blessed are the forgetful; for they get the better even of their blunders. ~ Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

All things one has forgotten scream for help in dreams. ~ Elias Canetti

A man must get a thing before he can forget it. ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

Continue to love each other with true brotherly love. Don’t forget to be kind to strangers, for some who have done this have entertained angels without realizing it! ~ Bible

Forget those things that aren’t worth remembering. ~ Tim Foley

In the midst of your doubts, don’t forget how many of the important questions God does answer. ~ Verne Becker

To forget oneself is to be happy. ~ Robert Louis Stevenson

The honest poor can sometimes forget poverty. The honest rich can never forget it. ~ Gilbert K. Chesterton

Don’t forget until too late that the business of life is not business, but living. ~ B.C. Forbes

A retentive memory may be a good thing, but the ability to forget is the true token of greatness.~ Elbert Hubbard

We have all forgot more than we remember.~ Thomas Fuller

Rule #1: Never lose money. Rule #2.: Never forget rule #1. ~ Warren Buffett

Those who can’t forget are worse off than those who can’t remember. ~ Author Unknown

May I forget what ought to be forgotten; and recall, unfailing, all that ought to be recalled, each kindly thing, forgetting what might sting. ~ Maty Caroline Davies

Don’t forget that compared to a grownup person every baby is a genius. Think of the capacity to learn! The freshness, the temperament, the will of a baby a few months old! ~ May Sarton

Nobody forgets where he buried the hatchet. ~ Frank McKinney

Nothing improves the memory more than trying to forget.~ Author Unknown

I never forget a face, but in your case I’ll make an exception. ~ Groucho Marx

The memory represents to us not what we choose but what it pleases.~ Michel Eyquem De Montaigne

I forget what I was taught. I only remember what I have learnt. ~ Patrick White

Don’t brood on the past, but don’t forget it either. ~ Thomas H. Raddal

Don’t let yourself forget what it’s like to be sixteen. ~ Author Unknown

The heart’s memory eliminates the bad and magnifies the good.~ Gabriel Garcia Marquez

IForget the times of your distress, but never forget what they taught you. ~ Author Unknown

A good way to forget your troubles is to help others out of theirs. ~ Author Unknown

Don’t you ever forget that in the end, our future is tied to people. ~ Bill Clinton

Forget and forgive. This is not difficult when properly understood. It means forget inconvenient duties, then forgive yourself for forgetting. By rigid practice and stern determination, it comes easy. ~ Mark Twain

Forgotten is forgiven. ~ F. Scott Fitzgerald

We forget all too soon the things we thought we could never forget. ~ Joan Didion

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