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Robert Christy, comp.  Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages.  1887.
It is as well now and then not to remember all we know.  Publius Syrus.  1
Remember Lot’s wife.  New Testament.  2
Remember Mile’s end,
Wedged in that timber which he strove to rend.  Roscommon.
That is pleasant to remember which was hard to endure.  Italian.  4
That which was endured with difficulty is remembered with delight.  Seneca.  5
We have all forgotten more than we remember.  6
What was hard to bear is sweet to remember.  Portuguese.  7
What you remember to your cost you remember long.  Danish.  8

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