„I remember the time an older man asked me when I was young, "Do you know what you are doing now?" I thought it was some kind of trick question.
Tell me," I said.
You are building your memories," he replied, "so make them good ones.“
— Ravi Zacharias Indian philosopher 1946
„First thing I remember when you came into my life
I said I wanna get that girl, no matter what I do
Well I guess I've been in love before and once or twice have been on the floor
But I've never loved no-one the way that I love you.“
— Paul Simon American musician, songwriter and producer 1941
Song lyrics, One-Trick Pony (1980), Late in the Evening
— James Patterson, Suzanne's Diary for Nicholas
„Ok," he said, "I don't like to disturb you at what I know must be a difficult and distressing time for you, but I need to know first of all if you actually realize that this is a difficult and distressing time for you.“
— Douglas Adams, The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul
— Cassandra Clare, book City of Heavenly Fire
„I've been saying it so long to you, you just wouldn't listen. Every time you said 'Farm Boy do this' you thought I was answering 'As you wish' but that's only because you were hearing wrong. 'I love you' was what it was, but you never heard.“
— William Goldman, The Princess Bride
„I was waiting for the longest time, she said. I thought you forgot.
It is hard to forget, I said, when there is such an empty space when you are gone.“
— Brian Andreas, Story People: Selected Stories & Drawings of Brian Andreas
„I shot up, now as angry and frusterated as him. I had a feeling if i stayed, we'd both snap. In and undertone, I murmured,"this isnt over. i won't give up on you."
" I've given up on you,"he said back, voice also soft. "Love fades. Mine has.“
— Richelle Mead, Spirit Bound