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Without siblings you get quite a skewed vision of yourself and of the world. I always felt I didn’t understand how it worked. I remember feeling quite lonely. — Kate Atkinson

I grew up very differently than a lot of other people in my hometown in Mississippi. But I can’t imagine my life any other way. I flew home and surprised my best friend at his graduation, and I remember turning to my mom and saying, ‘My graduation was so much cooler than this.’ I had Melissa Joan Hart give my commencement speech. — Taylor Spreitler

Remember the great adversity of art or anything else is a hurried life. — Robert James Waller

I wanted to go to Sesame Street! I remember distinctly running through my neighborhood, thinking I knew how to get to Sesame Street, and then finally finding myself among some scrub trees and realizing I don’t know where to go from here. I had to just mope back home. — Trenton Lee Stewart

I remember my choir teacher in high school told me, ‘When in doubt, sing loud.’ I’m a terrible singer, but I always auditioned for the musicals, and would get cast in them because I really would just put it all out there. That was really good advice, and I think it works for everything, not just acting. — Judy Greer

God is so unique in giving His people ways to fellowship, witness, and remember what a mighty and merciful God He is. — Monica Johnson

I was very young, and I remember this heated, passionate argument and trying to figure out some place called Vietnam, something called a Watergate, and some guy named Gerald Ford who my dad knew who had just become president, and how all these things fit together. — Bill Huizenga

I have a very, very good memory, and I always remember the people who have done right by me and the people who have done wrong by me. — Kevin Love

I made the big turnaround in the early Nineties when I started hearing all the tenth generation punk bands like Green Day and Offspring and all those people. It just made me fall in love with punk again and remember my roots, and since that time I’ve always wanted to do more of that kind of music again. — Jane Wiedlin

That’s the way I got along in life. I don’t ever remember being particularly jealous of anybody, because I figured if I can’t do it myself, I don’t deserve to get it. — Clyde Tombaugh

I should remember more, and I have a pretty good memory. — Cesar Romero

The ’50s in general are written off as a boring decade following the turmoil of the Second World War and its immediate aftermath – the postwar Labour government, the cold war, the arrival of the New Look in fashion, etc. But I remember it as a very exciting time – a pioneering, rule-breaking time, especially for the young. — Lynne Reid Banks

I have an ambivalent relationship with Margaret Thatcher. She came to power in May 1979 – a month before my 11th birthday. I was far too young to have developed a great deal of political awareness. I remember it, though – my mother excited at the dinner table because Britain had its first female prime minister. — Sara Sheridan

The suicide bombers who struck London on 7 July 2005 killed 52 innocent people and wounded hundreds more. All of them must live with their memories. And the rest of us will always remember where we were when we heard that London had been hit by the worst terrorist attack in its history. — Pauline Neville-Jones

I do not remember exactly when I became interested in astronomy, but I know it was at a very young age. I did organize an astronomy club for my friends at the age of 11. We would meet once a week to learn about the constellations. — Nancy Roman

I remember lying on the floor of the living room with headphones on when I was four or five years old, listening to the Saturday Night Fever soundtrack. — Kevin Richardson

I can remember crying on the set of Beverly Hills 90210 after being released from the show a few years ago — Hilary Swank

When I was 7 and went to the zoo with my second-grade class, I saw chimpanzee eyes for the first time – the eyes of an unhappy animal, all alone, locked in a bare, concrete-floored, iron-barred cage in one of the nastier, old-fashioned zoos. I remember looking at the chimp, then looking away. — Octavia E. Butler

The past is what you remember, imagine you remember, convince yourself you remember, or pretend you remember — Harold Pinter

I still remember 1997 when I made the movie ‘Storm Riders;’ that moment, a lot of American producers want to hire me to make movies in the States. — Andrew Lau

The particular aspect of time that I’m interested in is the arrow of time: the fact that the past is different from the future. We remember the past but we don’t remember the future. There are irreversible processes. There are things that happen, like you turn an egg into an omelet, but you can’t turn an omelet into an egg. — Sean M. Carroll

When you deal with a person who’s experiencing dementia, you can see where they’re struggling with knowledge. You can see what they forget completely, what they forget but they know what they once knew. You can tell how they’re trying to remember. — Walter Mosley

If you stop and think about who was in the ‘Lassie’ movies, it’s difficult to think who was in them, apart from Elizabeth Taylor. You remember the dog, not the people! So if you’re going to be in a movie, and it’s called ‘Gremlins’, it’s going to be about Gremlins, and what people are going to remember are the Gremlins. — Zach Galligan

When life takes me on a new journey, I simply remember the smile my first ballet recital put on my face and I move forward. — Andrea Thompson

Pictures are very important. I remember at home we had illustrated editions of Rudyard Kipling’s ‘Just So Stories’ and ‘The Jungle Book,’ which were read to me. Living in Zimbabwe made it very real, especially the ‘Just So Stories’ with the ‘great grey-green greasy Limpopo.’ — Korky Paul

As an adult, it’s hard for me to remember my mother before her sickness. But if I go back into childhood, I can access that. — Bruce Eric Kaplan

I remember right after Carter got elected, I was sitting in my apartment in Albany, CA, on a Saturday listening to people call Carter and ask stupid questions while I designed the screen editor. — Bill Joy

I remember seeing ‘Hairspray’ when I was 15, and it is such a luxury to be able to see a Broadway show, and it is so hard to do if you don’t live in New York – plus, it can be expensive to go to the theatre all the time, too. — Nikki Blonsky

My dad was a physician. As a kid, I remember driving around with him on weekends so he could do his rounds at the hospital and talk to patients. We’d spend time in the car talking about what was going on with them, their stories. — Pierre Omidyar

To feel today what one felt yesterday isn’t to feel – it’s to remember today what was felt yesterday, to be today’s living corpse of what yesterday was lived and lost. — Fernando Pessoa

At school I was easily misled, but that’s childhood. I remember I used to shoplift tins of Airfix paint and football badges. — Philip Glenister

I had just left Yes and had done a concert at Crystal Palace, South London, with a choir and orchestra playing my solo album ‘Journey To The Centre Of The Earth’ when I had my heart attack. That day, I hadn’t been to bed for four days. I don’t remember much. I felt very numb during the day and airy, which is the best way to describe it. — Rick Wakeman

I hope my fans remember my name is Gene Vincent and not Gene Autry. — Gene Vincent

I remember talking with a friend. He asked me a question. He said, ‘What’s your end game? What’s your goal with this?’ And I said to him, ‘You know, I want to win the Academy Award one day.’ And he said, ‘OK’. — Ki Hong Lee

I just always wanted to be an actor. I don’t remember ever not wanting to be an actor. I did a lot of musical theater when I was younger, and I really hope to get back there someday. — Bridget Regan

I remember the mid-’50s well. It was when my life changed, and I left acting to become one of the first female television news reporters in the U.K. — Lynne Reid Banks

A historian is battling all the time to remember as much as possible. — Niall Ferguson

There is nothing like Ruth ever existed in this game of baseball. I remember we were playing the White Sox in Boston in 1919, and he hit a home run off Lefty Williams over the left-field fence in the ninth inning and won the game. It was majestic. It soared. — Waite Hoyt

I grew up in a household without a TV. We lived next door to a library for a while, and at one point, I checked out all the books in the fairy tale section. I remember the librarian’s quiet smile as I’d bring back one stack and exchange it for another. — Victoria Hanley

England in the late 1940s was famously grim. As I remember it, London back then was a very dirty place, from coal dust and smoke, from the grit stirred up every day by the jackhammers still clearing out rubble from the Blitz. — Alexander Cockburn

I look back at photographs and I remember at the time I thought I was not very attractive. — Barbara Cook

I will say that the food in both Japan and Italy was immaculate. I don’t remember having bad food in either country. — Daniel Gillies

Walking at random through the streets, we came by chance upon the Cathedral of Notre Dame. I shall long remember my first impression of the scene within. The lofty gothic ceiling arched far above my head and through the stained windows the light came but dimly – it was all still, solemn and religious. — Bayard Taylor

I didn’t have any Indigenous friends until I was in my 30s, and I’ll always remember and be inspired by the remarkable friendship I had with Connie Bush, an outstanding Indigenous leader from Groot Eylandt on who was on the National Women’s Advisory Council with me. — Quentin Bryce

I remember Simon O’Donnell being struck with cancer during Australia’s 1987 World Cup campaign. I know very well what it is like to have a teammate who has been struck with a potentially fatal disease. He fought through: managed to get himself back to 100% fitness and back to playing again. — Tom Moody

If you can remember anything about the sixties, you weren’t really there. — Paul Kantner

You’ll never get mixed up if you simply tell the truth. Then you don’t have to remember what you have said, and you never forget what you have said. — Sam Rayburn

It’s really important how you say things because people won’t necessarily remember what words you used, but they’ll remember how you made them feel. — Brian McDermott

My family is Chilean, and I was born there. By the time I was four, we were living in San Antonio, Texas, and I just remember picking a blue bonnet and getting yelled at by some guy with a sheriff hat and a badge. I was traumatized. He told me it was the state flower, and I wasn’t supposed to be messin’ with it. — Pedro Pascal

I remember going with my parents to weddings where the women would arrive covered in black veils, but underneath, they’d be wearing the most exquisite brightly colored Dolce & Gabbana suits. They were like peacocks showing off their tails. — Huma Abedin

I always remember having a healthy respect for my grandmother. — Prince William

Remember, if you are criticising, you are not being grateful. If you are blaming, you are not being grateful. If you are complaining, you are not being grateful. — Rhonda Byrne

I wanted to write a very simple story about a boy, a wolf, a girl, a bear and a forest, so I thought I might set it in the past. I didn’t realise that it went back to when I was 10: I used to love the Stone Age when I was a kid and wanted to live in it, and I got rid of my bed and slept on the floor, but I didn’t remember it. — Michelle Paver

Remember there’s always a voice saying the right thing to you somewhere if you’ll only listen for it. — Thomas Hughes

America is stronger than ever. We will forever remember those we lost on September 11, 2001. In honoring their memory, we will remain true to our commitment to freedom and democracy. — Evan Bayh

Do your best, one shot at a time and then move on. Remember that golf is just a game. — Nancy Lopez

People pretend to know me when they don’t. I feel uncomfortable when I feel like I don’t remember someone. — Isabelle Fuhrman

Thinking back to boyhood days, I remember the bright sun on Harlem streets, the easy rhythms of black and brown bodies, the sounds of children streaming in and out of red brick tenements. — Walter Dean Myers

I remember as a child, my mother loved Dean Martin. Every Christmas, about the only Christmas album that we were able to listen to was the Dean Martin Christmas album. — Michael Spradlin

You must remember I grew up around music. Three of my family were musicians. — Lori Singer

I’m a bit of a goofball; I don’t have a lot of censors and I don’t have a lot boundaries and I’m trying to remember that the world is watching. — Ty Olsson

Gospel was the root of everything in my house, so there’s a touch of that in everything that I do. If soul counts as a genre, I would also say that’s the common thread throughout everything I do. There’s rock and soul influence, too. The pop element comes at the very end and making the song catchy so people will remember it. — Tori Kelly

My sons remember me most as a Cardinal. My one son is 26 years old, and I don’t think he’s ever seen me without a beard. It’s not as black as it used to be, but it’s still there. — Bruce Sutter

I remember being this little girl missing her daddy and living so far away in France and from anything that was familiar to me. I felt so different and so isolated. When you’re removed from everything that’s familiar, you realize who you are. — Penelope Mitchell

Keep your eyes open. Make mistakes – because you will anyway – and remember that small stuff stinks but that it’s also essential. — Adam Sadowsky

I have always recognized that the object of business is to make money in an honorable manner. I have endeavored to remember that the object of life is to do good. — Peter Cooper

The most valuable aid I have found in teaching is to remember my own experiences as a student. — Catherine Asaro

Remembering is painful, it’s difficult, but it can be inspiring and it can give wisdom. — Paul Greengrass

Because I remember, I despair. Because I remember, I have the duty to reject despair. — Elie Wiesel

I’ve got a good memory. Sometimes it’s a curse. I remember what the light was like in the room the first time I heard Van Morrison’s ‘Moondance.’ — Steve Bisley

I understand them. I understand where they came from, what their lifestyle was there. But my parents didn’t push us to be like them. They said do whatever you think right, but remember the important things in life. — Ofra Haza

Asylum was good exposure for me and it is still shown quite often on television. I remember the special effects people had fun making a little doll that looked like me – which is not so easy – and it had to move along the floor. — Herbert Lom

I remember my rookie hazing. It wasnt fun. — Gio Gonzalez

Poetry was invented as an mnemonic device to enable people to remember their prayers. — Peter Davison

I remember seeing ‘A Moon for the Misbegotten’ with Colleen Dewhurst, and that made a really big impression on me, and I remember wanting to be like her and I still want to be like Colleen Dewhurst! My mom took me to a lot of theatre growing up, and I also remember seeing Pippin and being like, ‘Wow! — Brooke Smith

I can remember when I was National Security Adviser, the intelligence community told us… they put out an intelligence report saying that Iran would never back off from attacks on shipping in the Gulf if we use force. — Frank Carlucci

I remember I was supposed to take the bar exam that summer just when we got the chance to make our first feature. I told my parents I wasn’t going to take the bar exam, and they were pretty upset about it. — Kevin Heffernan

I can’t really remember a time in my life when I didn’t know something about what we call the Holocaust. It was this dark topic that I would know more about when I got older, but which was spoken about in hushed tones. — Elliot Perlman

Time flies so quick. I remember my second year in business when Bullocks Wilshire did a whole window of my white dresses. I was so excited, I went there at night and took pictures. — Tadashi Shoji

Sometimes it’s good to remember how bad food can be, so you can enjoy the concept of flavour to the fullest. — John Oliver

I can remember the moment when I suddenly felt that the camera was a living partner. I suddenly felt this is art, and the camera is a co-operative living person. After that I was extremely happy to act in films. — Erland Josephson

I’ve put up with more humiliation than I care to remember. — B. B. King

I remember my dad supporting everyone on the local and national level. I was pretty much born into it. I saw the importance of politics firsthand. It gave you a chance to be at the table. — Nicole Avant

Step with care and great tact, and remember that Life’s a Great Balancing Act. — Dr. Seuss

Even if humans feel lots of fear, remember God will take care of you. This is a collective message because fear is contagious… This is a message of reassurance. — Pope Theodoros II

I can remember the first time I ever recorded my vocals on to a beat. Cat Coore from Third World – a legendary Jamaican band – had a little demo set up at his house. I’m very good friends with his eldest son, Shiah, who plays with me now. So we were rhyming over a track by the dancehall artist Peter Metro. I’ve still got it somewhere. — Damian Marley

People’s lives are in the care of the railways when they get on a train. The railways should remember that. — Nina Bawden

We were constantly hearing it repeated, that we must never again look upon ourselves as our own; but must remember, that we were solemnly and irrevocably devoted to God. — Maria Monk

If someone is not treating you in a way that you like, remember that there are so many nice people out there. The problem is that when you love someone, you make excuses for that kind of behavior. — Natalie Morales

Always remember that better days are ahead – if not in this life, in the next. — Barbara Johnson

Whoever refuses to remember the inhumanity is prone to new risks of infection. — Richard von Weizsaecker

I can still remember the afternoon, on my 15th birthday, when I opened up ‘The Virgin and the Gypsy,’ D.H. Lawrence’s novella, in my tiny cell in boarding school, and whole worlds of possibility opened out that I had never guessed existed. The language was on fire and sang of liberation. — Pico Iyer

A lot of actresses feel the pressure to constantly look good, to constantly show how well-toned every inch of their bodies are and how much they’ve been to the gym, not necessarily to do justice to the role they’re in, but to point out to the producers out there, ‘Hey, look what I’ve got – remember me for your next project.’ — Caroline Goodall

Remember that mindsets can not be changed through force and coercion. No idea can ever be forcibly thrust upon any one. — Pervez Musharraf

If you think about jeans or phones or television, we are used to new brands popping up right and left. But in the car industry, we grew up with Mercedes, BMW, General Motors, and Ford, and nobody can remember during his or her upbringing a new car brand coming to life. — Henrik Fisker

The records in the house I really remember were, well, Glen Campbell’s ‘Wichita Lineman’ and ‘Galveston.’ Even as a kid, I knew these songs were glorious. My dad also had records by Merle Haggard, Charley Pride, Waylon Jennings, and then there was also the Eagles and Don Henley. Anything Texas, which includes Don Henley, was big. — Keith Urban

I don’t really know a lot of famous people. I’ve met a lot of famous people. If I ran into Tom Hanks today, I would have to remind him who I was and he would then remember me. But he wouldn’t come up to me and say, Hi Dave! — David Zucker

Dad wouldn’t let me fool with his guitar much, because I’m left-handed, and I’d pick it up upside down. But I remember learning to sing ‘Paper Doll,’ the Mills Brothers song – this was during the war – and I remember my dad taking me down to one of those little record booths where you could make spoken letters to send home. — Don Everly

For some reason, being on time in this industry can be a lost art form, especially for actors! It’s important to remember that other people are always waiting for you on set, and it’s really unfair to make them wait. — Becca Tobin

Day after day we must remember we can take freedom for granted. Day after day we must keep the bond between freedom and other values in mind. — Jan Peter Balkenende

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