„Simple, I don't like the word simple. I like easy better. I want to forget about the technique. I sweat and worry but I don't want it look like that; but you can’t separate the artist and his technique.“
— Ellsworth Kelly American painter, sculptor, and printmaker 1923 - 2015
In an interview by Henry Geldzahler, 'Art International 1.', February 1964, p. 48
„Boss: You forgot to assign the result of your map!Hacker: Dang, I'm always forgetting my assignations…Boss: And what's that 'goto' doing there?!?Hacker: Er, I guess my finger slipped when I was typing 'getservbyport'…Boss: Ah well, accidents will happen. Maybe we should have picked APL.“
— Larry Wall American computer programmer and author, creator of Perl 1954
„Spanish for, I want to send a very affectionate greeting to the Mexican public, which I don't forget that every day I make more efforts to like and if I don't like so it is a disgrace but the public is benign and forgives all my mistakes, true that they forgive me?“
— Sara García Mexican actress 1895 - 1980
Quiero enviar al publico de México un saludo muy cariñoso, que yo no los olvido que yo cada día hago mas esfuerzos por gustar que si no gusto pues ya fue una desgracia pero el publico es benigno y me perdona todos mis errores, verdad que me los perdona?
— Théodore Guérin Catholic saint and nun from France 1798 - 1856
Context: Let us never forget that if we wish to die like the Saints we must live like them. Let us force ourselves to imitate their virtues, in particular humility and charity. Letter to Sisters at Saint Mary's, 1848.
„You forget that the kingdom of heaven suffers violence: and the kingdom of heaven is like a woman.“
— James Joyce Irish novelist and poet 1882 - 1941
Exiles (1915), Act II http://www.robotwisdom.com/jaj/exiles2.html
— Ayumi Hamasaki Japanese recording artist, lyricist, model, and actress 1978
A Song Is Born
„I do think democracy has produced chaos, especially visual. A lot of people don't like it and yearn for nineteenth-century images, forgetting that the politics of those images were different than the democracy we love.“
— Frank Gehry Canadian-American (b.1929) 1929
Barbara Isenberg (2012) Conversations with Frank Gehry. p. 268.
„Senator Barkley and I will win this election and make these Republicans like it — don't forget that! We will do that because they are wrong and we are right, and I will prove it to you in just a few minutes.“
— Harry Truman American politician, 33rd president of the United States (in office from 1945 to 1953) 1884 - 1972
Address to the Democratic National Convention (15 July 1948) http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/presidents/33_truman/psources/ps_convention48.html; this has often been paraphrased as: "They are wrong and we are right and I'm going to prove it to you!"
„Never mind, I'll find someone like you,
I wish nothing but the best for you, too.
Don't forget me, I beg.
I remember you said,
"Sometimes it lasts in love,
But sometimes it hurts instead."“
— Adele (singer) British singer-songwriter 1988
Someone Like You, written by Adele and Dan Wilson