— Alice Hoffman Novelist, young-adult writer, children's writer 1952
„Don't you want the guy who'll forget about all the other things in his life before he forgets about you?“
— Greg Behrendt American comedian 1963
Source: He's Just Not That Into You: The No-Excuses Truth to Understanding Guys
— Virginia Woolf English writer 1882 - 1941
Source: Selected Diaries
„I'm a Christian first, and a mean-spirited, bigoted conservative second, and don't you ever forget it.“
Source: If Democrats Had Any Brains, They'd Be Republicans (2007), p. 77 ISBN 0307408957
„Forget your personal tragedy. We are all bitched from the start and you especially have to be hurt like hell before you can write seriously. But when you get the damned hurt use it — don't cheat with it.“
— Ernest Hemingway American author and journalist 1899 - 1961
Letter to F Scott Fitzgerald, as quoted in Scott Fitzgerald (1962) by Andrew Turnbull (1962) Ch. 14
Source: Three Days Before the Shooting... (2010), p. 251.
„You get set on a path and, if you succeed, you get better parts, but of the same kind. If you don't take a lot of trouble, you get stuck like that.“
— Fenella Fielding English actress 1927 - 2018
Interview: Independent, Sunday 24 February 2008 http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/features/the-lady-vanishes-what-ever-happened-to-fenella-fielding-785265.html
Source: The House at Pooh Corner
Source: Kafka on the Shore
— Дрейк (певец) Canadian rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, and actor 1986
"Say What's Real," So Far Gone (2009)
„If you have been to college, so much the worse for you. You'll have to unlearn all you learned before you can get right down to human nature, and unlearnin’ takes a lot of time. Some men can never forget what they learned at college. p. 25“
— George Washington Plunkitt New York State Senator 1842 - 1924
Chapter 6, To Hold Your District: Study Human Nature and Act Accordin’
— Dolly Parton American singer-songwriter and actress 1946
„Just remember that the things you put into your head are there forever, he said. You might want to think about that.
You forget some things, dont you?
Yes. You forget what you want to remember and you remember what you want to forget.“
Source: The Road
„Your memory is a monster; you forget—it doesn’t. It simply files things away. It keeps things for you, or hides things from you—and summons them to your recall with a will of its own. You think you have a memory; but it has you!“
Source: A Prayer for Owen Meany (1989)
— Paulo Coelho Brazilian lyricist and novelist 1947
„I don't bother with drugs myself 'cause I'm at that age now; I don't need to. If I want a rush, I just get out of a chair when I don't expect it. Forget to give yourself a couple of days notice before you tie your shoes. Whoosh! What a rush!“
— Dylan Moran Irish actor and comedian 1971
On drugs and middle-age.