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Letter "R" » record
«History is the record of an encounter between character and circumstances.»
«All photographs are there to remind us of what we forget. In this -- as in other ways -- they are the opposite of paintings. Paintings record what the painter remembers. Because each one of us forgets different things, a photo more than a painting may change its meaning according to who is looking at it.»
Author: John Berger
, looking at
, One of Us
, other ways
, The photo
, The Records
«It's no good pretending that any relationship has a future if your record collections disagree violently or if your favorite films wouldn't even speak to each other if they met at a party.»
«I'm real happy my name is in the record book, but it means nothing because we lost.»
«It would be almost unbelievable, if history did not record the tragic fact that men have gone to war and cut each other's throats because they could not agree as to what was to become of them after their throats were cut»
«I'm a tidy sort of bloke. I don't like chaos. I kept records in the record rack, tea in the tea caddy, and pot in the pot box.»
Author: George Harrison
, tea caddy
, the rack
«He moved in a way that suggested he was attempting the world speed record for the nonchalant walk»
«It is not deeds or acts that last: it is the written record of those deeds and acts»
«History will have to record that the greatest tragedy of this period of social transition was not the strident clamor of the bad people, but the appalling silence of the good people.»
Author: Martin Luther King, Jr.
, Civil-Rights Leader
«I always thought that record would stand until it was broken.»