Phrases with "remember"

Rudyard Kipling Of all ’is five years’ schoolin’ they don’t remember much Excep’ the not retreatin’, the step an’ keepin’ touch. Barrack-Room Ballads by Rudyard Kipling [1896]

William Morris Ah thus, only thus shall I see her, in dreams of the day or the night, When my soul is beguiled of its sorrow to remember past delight. The Pilgrims of Hope by William Morris [1885]

Algernon Blackwood If he returns by the door at any time remember to bring him instantly to me, and be kind and gentle with him and ask no questions. John Silence by Algernon Blackwood

Wilkie Collins But the old man won’t trouble you much longer, George; and it may be a pleasant reflection, when you have got sons of your own, to remember that you humored him in his last days. No Name by Wilkie Collins [1862]

Algernon Blackwood Their eyes make me remember “ he turned abruptly to the open book upon the doctor’s knee. The Bright Messenger by Algernon Blackwood [1922]

Arthur Conan Doyle On top of that, remember that two men have tried to open it, and both have come to their end through it. The Green Flag by Arthur Conan Doyle [1900]

Ford Madox Ford She would never, for instance, have occasion to run: she would always just ‘move’— floatingly! He tried to remember the details of her dress. Some Do Not . . . by Ford Madox Ford [1924]

George Meredith I remember too clearly what the wretched guesser was. The Gentleman of Fifty and the Damsel of Nineteen by George Meredith

Jack London I remember remarking at the time my serenity of mind. The Star Rover by Jack London [1915]

Elizabeth Gaskell He’ll remember her with her own face better, if he does not see her again. Mary Barton by Elizabeth Gaskell [1848]

Frances Hodgson Burnett Then, as time went by, she had begun to remember that she had never played with any of the children in the Square Gardens. It had seemed as though this had been because Andrews would not let her. The Head of the House of Coombe by Frances Hodgson Burnett [1922]

Anthony Trollope But she gave him credit for no such intention, and yet she could not but remember that scene among the rocks. The Belton Estate by Anthony Trollope

Daniel Defoe I bade him observe and remember how I was treated there; that he saw I was detained there by force. The Fortunes and Misfortunes of the Famous Moll Flanders by Daniel Defoe [1683]

Edith Wharton I remember Lanfear’s telling me that he had never known a lad of Dredge’s age who gave such promise of uniting an aptitude for general ideas with the plodding patience of the accumulator of facts. Tales of Men and Ghosts by Edith Wharton [1910]

Elizabeth Gaskell But remember what I have said, Molly, there’s no harm in that, at any rate. Wives and Daughters by Elizabeth Gaskell [1865]

Anthony Trollope I remember as well as if it were yesterday Sir Henry telling me it was the only sure thing. Is He Popenjoy? by Anthony Trollope [1878]

William Hope Hodgson And the strange and solemn pain did come also unto me through the part-open gateways of my Memory. And I to remember very clear and with an anguish in that moment. The Night Land by William Hope Hodgson

George Gissing You remember our old talks, at Alverholme?” Constance nodded. Our Friend the Charlatan by George Gissing [1899]

Ivan Turgenev I remember how his bilious, gloomy face, with its never-smiling eyes, kept appearing and disappearing as he slowly turned round, his stern expression never relaxing. The Diary of a Superfluous Man and other stories by Ivan Turgenev

John Galsworthy Forsyte? I seem to remember the name now. Swan Song by John Galsworthy

Anthony Trollope I could not remember the tenants’ names, and I don’t care about game. Is He Popenjoy? by Anthony Trollope [1878]

H. G. Wells I do not now remember what business was in hand on that occasion; it was certainly not very exciting business. Russia in the Shadows by H. G. Wells

Frances Hodgson Burnett Now, I KNOW, I remember that HE knew because he chose to know—of his own free will. The Head of the House of Coombe by Frances Hodgson Burnett [1922]

Anthony Trollope He was struggling to remember the loss he had had in the man, and to forget the loss in wealth and station. Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope [1871]

Rudyard Kipling My true and faithful lover, where is your ‘eternal constancy,’ ‘unalterable trust,’ and ‘reverent devotion’? I remember those phrases; you seem to have forgotten them. Under the Deodars by Rudyard Kipling [1888]

George Gissing You remember what old Hobbes says: “Homo malus, puer robustus”? There was more truth in it in his day than in ours. The Whirlpool by George Gissing [1896]

Ralph Waldo Emerson I remember a shrewd politician, in one of our western cities, told me, “that he had known several successful statesmen made by their foible. English Traits by Ralph Waldo Emerson [1856]

H. G. Wells I spent the greater part of last night—my ankle being foolish in the small hours—in trying to remember how and where. Marriage by H. G. Wells [1912]

John Galsworthy Queer to remember that to-night! . Swan Song by John Galsworthy

George Meredith If you show a sign of unhappiness, remember that I shall know you doubt both what I have told you, and Carlo as well. Vittoria by George Meredith [1867]

I can not loll back in my carriage and be ‘grateful for my advantages,’ as Mrs. Alexander says, when I remember the sufferings of others. Aurora Floyd by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1863]

Anthony Trollope The reader will remember that her brother, Mudbury Docimer, had written to him with great severity, abusing both him and Imogene for the folly of their intention. Ayala’s Angel by Anthony Trollope

Wilkie Collins I begged you to remember that he was the most famous of British epic poets,” answered Miss Sturch with suavity. The Dead Secret by Wilkie Collins [1857]

Ford Madox Ford What I remember is being in a C.C.S. and not being able to remember my own name. Some Do Not . . . by Ford Madox Ford [1924]

George Meredith I shall not look back till we reach Venice. At Venice, I know I shall see you all as clear as day; but I cannot even remember the features of my darling here. Rhoda Fleming by George Meredith [1865]

Algernon Blackwood The first tentative approach, however, of those Intelligences men call Fire and Wind — their first contact with this other awakened Self in me, I remember perfectly. Julius LeVallon by Algernon Blackwood [1916]

I remember being slightly ashamed of doing so, for Mr. Leavenworth set his down half full. The Leavenworth Case by Anna Katharine Green

Andrew Lang Wait a bit, and I’ll give you some nice soup, which you’ll remember as long as you live. The Violet Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

George Gissing I cannot but remember that she is scarcely yet recovered from a severe illness, and her letter must not be final. The Unclassed by George Gissing [1883]

Leon Trotsky I cannot remember all of those who came to us — I haven’t the necessary data at hand — but I remember that among them were Mr. and Mrs. Snowden. This must have been as far back as 1920. My Life by Leon Trotsky

Jack London You remember what I said last night of Dave Walsh — Big Dave Walsh? He was all that I said, and more, many times more. Lost Face by Jack London

Yet remember that hard it is to lift a full cup without spilling. The Worm Ouroboros by E. R. Eddison [1922]

Edith Wharton You remember Bryant’s ‘Eyrie’? Yes — that’s the Eaglewood view. Hudson River Bracketed by Edith Wharton [1929]

I remember the very first place I was put in possession of, was a gentleman’s house in this parish here, that everybody would suppose couldn’t help having money if he tried. Sketches by Boz by Charles Dickens [1836]

Henry James Is it because you’ve suspected?” “Suspected what? As a rule I don’t think I suspect,” said Isabel. “I remember now that phrase in your letter, but I confess I had forgotten it. Portrait of a Lady by Henry James [1881]

I remember now that there was something that struck me as being rather peculiar about it. Dr Nikola’s Experiment by Guy Boothby [1899]

Jack London I remember his putting his hand up to feel of the wound on his head, and my watching the biceps move like a living thing under its white sheath. The Sea-Wolf by Jack London [1904]

H. G. Wells I remember wastes of building enterprise, interminable vistas of wide dark streets, with passing trams, and here and there at strategic corners coruscating groups of shops. The Passionate Friends by H. G. Wells [1913]

Guy de Maupassant I remember it, as if it were yesterday. In the Wood (Au Bois) by Guy de Maupassant [1886]

Mark Twain They call it Jacksonville. It sounds a little strangely, here in the Valley of Lebanon, but it has the merit of being easier to remember than the Arabic name. The Innocents Abroad by Mark Twain

Rudyard Kipling D’you remember our ‘Evening with Shakespeare’?” The Head’s eyes twinkled. Stalky & Co. by Rudyard Kipling [1899]

I remember that we ran up a little glen, where a stream spread into pools among sallows, and the roadside trees were heavy with mistletoe. Mr. Standfast by John Buchan [1919]

Rudyard Kipling And I remember — now, who the devil rolled me under the sofa — and what for?’ ‘We all did,’ I replied. Limits and Renewals by Rudyard Kipling [1932]

Elizabeth Gaskell She did not expect more, or wish them to remember that she might once have had other hopes, and more youthful feelings. My Lady Ludlow by Elizabeth Gaskell [1858]

William Makepeace Thackeray I remember a little boy lying in that garden reading his first novel. Roundabout Papers by William Makepeace Thackeray [1860-63]

It was a comfort to me to remember that when I nearly died three years ago. The End of the Dream by Mary Cholmondeley [1921]

I remember now I was one of the witnesses. Notwithstanding by Mary Cholmondeley [1913]

Edith Wharton But MEN don’t changelucky men! Why, I remember even that Egyptian seal-ring of yours . The Mother’s Recompense by Edith Wharton [1925]

George Elio Why, you were her first playfellow; and I remember she used to cry if you cut your finger. Mr. Gilfil’s Love Story by George Elio

D. H. Lawrence I remember William Selby when he’d run on my errands. The Prussian Officer and other stories by D. H. Lawrence

Adam Lindsay Gordon I remember that flight through moss and fern, The moonlit shadows, the hoofs that rolled In fierce pursuit, and the ending stern, And the hawk that left his prey on the wold. Poems by Adam Lindsay Gordon

Louisa May Alcott Please remember that there is always a welcome waiting for you over the way. Little Women by Louisa May Alcott [1868]

Now she was gone, he was content to remember it. All Hallows’ Eve by Charles Williams [1945]

I don’t remember now whether in my account of the visit I paid to the Schoenmakers’ house in Vermont, I informed you of the red cross I noticed scrawled on the panel of one of the doors. A Strange Disappearance by Anna Katharine Green

Anthony Trollope I never saw my father so as to remember him; though I do remember that we used to be very unhappy when we were in Spain.” “And what have you heard lately? Tell me the truth, you know. An Eye for an Eye by Anthony Trollope [1879]

Jack London Not until afterward did I remember him, when the little summer cloud had become a full-fledged thunderstorm. The Star Rover by Jack London [1915]

E. Phillips Oppenheim But the sound itself and the movement remind me of my housekeeper, and I remember suddenly that she was in service at Deignton Court at the time of the “Event.” I turn to my companion. The Postmaster of Market Deignton by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1897]

Jack London And I remember a lad of fourteen, and one of six or seven, white-faced and sickly, homeless, the pair of them, who sat upon the pavement with their backs against a railing and watched it all. The People of the Abyss by Jack London [1903]

George Meredith I remember a horrible fit of envy on hearing the hint: not much more than a hint: serious illness, was it?—or expected event. One of our Conquerors by George Meredith [1891]

Algernon Blackwood More than that, I cannot even remember them. John Silence by Algernon Blackwood

But you must remember that she died before I was born, and I have not, therefore, felt very much curiosity about her. Lady Audley’s Secret by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1862]

Sinclair Lewis I remember when a Latin teacher came here from Wellesley, they resented her broad A. Were sure it was affected. Main Street by Sinclair Lewis

Jack London But I did get something out of his Data of Ethics. There’s where I ran across ‘altruism,’ and I remember now how it was used. The Sea-Wolf by Jack London [1904]

After three weeks at Shreelane she found it difficult to remember that the floor was neither damp nor dusty. Some Experiences of an Irish R.M. by Somerville and Ross [1899]

It was better to say clearly and simply just what one meant, whoever one was talking to, and always to remember that what one said was probably of no importance whatever to one’s listener. Lark Rise to Candleford by Flora Thompson [1945]

But remember always that they are trivial. Moth and Rust by Mary Cholmondeley [1912]

I don’t remember ever giving it a thought when I lived with Aunt Susan. But here I— I am difficult about it. Red Pottage by Mary Cholmondeley [1899]

Henry Kingsley I had hardly cut the first rich red slice from the breast of a fat teal, when I heard a light step in the passage, and in walked my man Dick. You remember him, reader. The Recollections of Geoffrey Hamlyn by Henry Kingsley [1859]

Robert Louis Stevenson And remember I have had the hospitality of your own country of Balwhidder.” “It was not one of my people gave it,” said she. Catriona by Robert Louis Stevenson

I remember the exultation with which I said to myself, ‘He can’t walk — he is crawling on all-fours — I’ve got him. Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad [1899]

Wilkie Collins All I remember is, that, after a little, I turned about to leave the house. Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins [1870]

Anthony Trollope But he had not that gift of slow blood which on the former occasion would have enabled him to remember his prepared speech, and which would now have placed all his own resources within his own reach. Phineas Finn by Anthony Trollope

Wilkie Collins It forced her, cruelly forced her, to remember that she had nobody but herself to blame for the position in which she stood at that moment. Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins [1870]

H. G. Wells And, yes — there WAS a third one, a Norwegian St. Catherine, if I remember rightly. The Autocracy of Mr. Parham by H. G. Wells [1930]

So you were the kind man, name unknown, who took such care of Anna and me? How good-natured you were!” “Thanks! You evidently do remember now, if you say that. Sir Charles Danvers by Mary Cholmondeley [1889]

Henry David Thoreau But I find it difficult to remember them. Walking by Henry David Thoreau [1862]

Arthur Conan Doyle I remember on one occasion, however, that we stumbled upon him so suddenly that the volume was still lying open before him. The Winning Shot by Arthur Conan Doyle

I once dismissed a very good maid—you remember Bennett?—because I found her reading something of the kind in my room. Barbara Rebell by Marie Belloc Lowndes [1905]

H. G. Wells Jung, if I remember rightly, calls this accumulation of inoperative mental stir the anima. Babes In The Darkling Woods by H. G. Wells [1940]

You remember the story? A shipwreck on the west side of Stewart Island; that’s right; seven of them got ashore, and it seems they did not get on very well together. Lord Jim by Joseph Conrad [1900]

I remember looking with a kind of awe at the curve of her young face and the long lashes that lay so softly on her cheek, and wondering how I had borne the anxiety of the last months. Mr. Standfast by John Buchan [1919]

Lofty and severe, she looked upon us all with her cold gray eyes, which were like the winter sun, and soon vanished again, leaving us nothing to remember her by. My Childhood by Maksim Gorky

Charles Kingsley What if it were they Cimaroons?” “But why should any one who had seen whites forget them, and yet remember negroes?” asked Cary. “Let us try again. Westward Ho! by Charles Kingsley

G. K. Chesterton I remember going to a great Liberal club, and walking about in a large crowded room, somewhere at the end of which a bald gentleman with a beard was reading something from a manuscript in a low voice. Autobiography by G. K. Chesterton [1936]

George Gissing Who is the fellow? I seem to remember him somehow. The Town Traveller by George Gissing [1897]

George Gissing I remember daybreak on the Mediterranean; the shapes of islands growing in hue after hue of tenderest light, until they floated amid a sea of glory. The Private Papers of Henry Ryecroft by George Gissing [1902]

Rudyard Kipling I remember when Threegan married Miss Derwent — daughter of old Hooky Derwent — but that was before your time. Soldiers Three by Rudyard Kipling [1899]

Walter Scott I remember their bringing him out to die — It was the first holiday I ever had in my life, and I heartily wish it had been on some other account. Peveril of the Peak by Walter Scott [1822]

H. G. Wells I do not clearly remember the arrival of the curate, so that probably I dozed. The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells [1898]

John Galsworthy I don’t remember a divorce in our family. Over the River by John Galsworthy

Elizabeth Gaskell I remember the shortest note was a treat to me, when I was at the above-named place; therefore I write. The Life of Charlotte Bronte by Elizabeth Gaskell [1857]

Anthony Trollope But, whenever it be possible, let the hounds themselves be your mark, and endeavour to remember that the leading hounds are those which should guide you. Hunting Sketches by Anthony Trollope

Robert Green Ingersoll And they should remember that the Free–Thinkers have always treated them kindly and well. What shall we do to be Saved? by Robert Green Ingersoll

No one can remember having ever seen her smile since she first came here. Mohawks by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1886]

Rudyard Kipling Never, never, never tell your wife anything that you do not wish her to remember and think over all her life. Soldiers Three by Rudyard Kipling [1899]

We trod on air, I think; I remember no fatigue. The Riddle of the Sands by Erskine Childers [1903]

I left Hendrik and the mules and the rest of the outfit to come on later — and I remember wondering what kind of situation they would find when they reached Mafudi’s. The Island of Sheep by John Buchan [1936]

Wilkie Collins Don’t ask me to describe that most miserable of mortal meetings, that weariest and dreariest of human festivals! It is quite bad enough to remember that evening — it is indeed. The Two Destinies by Wilkie Collins [1876]

Algernon Blackwood Moreover, just then I remember feeling distinctly glad that he was not imaginative; his stolid, practical nature suddenly seemed to me welcome and comforting. The Willows by Algernon Blackwood [1907]

Charles Dickens He was perfectly quiet during the first part of the journey: indeed I don’t remember having so much as seen him until he was brought out by circumstances, as great men often are. American Notes for General Circulation by Charles Dickens [1842]

E. Phillips Oppenheim She could not fail to remember it, for it was the first time she had ever heard Lumley admire a girl in such terms. To Win the Love He Sought by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1895]

Andrew Lang In Paris, at a cafe, I remember that Mr. Stevenson heard a Frenchman say the English were cowards. Adventures Among Books by Andrew Lang

Charlotte Perkins Gilman I remember how long Terry balked at the evident unanimity of these women — the most conspicuous feature of their whole culture. Herland by Charlotte Perkins Gilman [1915]

Ford Madox Ford Tietjens, on the other hand, could not remember what coloured tie he had on. Some Do Not . . . by Ford Madox Ford [1924]

H. G. Wells I seem to remember talking, wanderingly, to myself during that last spurt. The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells [1898]

It amused and consoled Erskine to remember the fun; there must be hope for her still. Tiny Luttrell by E. W. Hornung [1893]

I remember one of those men addressing me after a period of mournful silence compounded of mental exhaustion and unexpressed forebodings. Notes on Life and Letters by Joseph Conrad [1921]

By this miserable subterfuge, like a man about to part with his life, he hoped to make her remember him a little longer. The Planter of Malata by Joseph Conrad [1915]

Suddenly — so suddenly that I remember jerking myself upon my elbow to listen — I heard a sound that froze the very marrow in my spine. The Red Paste Murders by Arthur Gask [1924]

Algernon Blackwood I remember that you looked in, your eyes touched with a suggestive and melancholy smile, and as quickly closed the door again. The Garden of Survival by Algernon Blackwood [1918]

Robert Louis Stevenson ONE of the first things I encountered in Pont de Montvert was, if I remember rightly, the Protestant temple; but this was but the type of other novelties. Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes by Robert Louis Stevenson

Willa Cather They are from a girl he’s engaged to, and he declares he can’t remember her at all; doesn’t know what she looks like or anything about her, and can’t remember getting engaged. One of Ours by Willa Cather [1922]

George Meredith Emma begged her to remember her heterodox views of the education for girls. Diana of the Crossways by George Meredith [1885]

Henry James You remember my father, I suppose, and the great care he took of me? I lost him some five months ago. Eugene Pickering by Henry James [1874]

We even joked very pleasantly, if I remember rightly, on the very probable contingency of your being charged by the cardinal with my arrest. Twenty Years After by Alexandre Dumas [1845]

Caroline Lamb Dost shudder, sweet one? To whom are you united? Remember the oaths—the ring; and however estranged—whatever you may hear, remember that you belong to me, to me alone. Glenarvon by Caroline Lamb [1816]

Henry James I remember indeed that on separating from Mrs. Brissenden I took a lively resolve to get rid of my ridiculous obsession. The Sacred Fount by Henry James [1901]

Arthur Machen There was a fantastic episode which I remember especially. The Secret Glory by Arthur Machen

Arthur Conan Doyle John introduced us, and I remember that his hand as I shook it was cold and unpleasantly clammy. Uncle Jeremy’s Household by Arthur Conan Doyle

Wilkie Collins Only a faintly-marked vision of Lady Lena rewards me for doing my best to remember her. The Guilty River by Wilkie Collins [1886]

Ivan Turgenev I did not even read through, at the time, what I had written to you; I remember my heart beat so violently that the pen shook in my fingers. The Diary of a Superfluous Man and other stories by Ivan Turgenev

He wasted half an hour in the thickets, till by a strong effort of will he forced himself to take his bearings and remember Reiverslaw’s instructions. Witch Wood by John Buchan [1927]

G. K. Chesterton I remember a man with a long beard and a deep booming voice who proclaimed at intervals, “What we need is Love,” or, “All we require is Love,” like the detonations of a heavy gun. Autobiography by G. K. Chesterton [1936]

Wilkie Collins It’s so hard to remember she’s deaf and dumb, when one sees her sitting there looking so pretty and happy. Hide and Seek by Wilkie Collins [1854]

Oscar Wilde I remember I was always very jealous of his acting. The Portrait of Mr. W. H. by Oscar Wilde [1889]

I remember you when you were little; when I lived here in my father’s day. Brat Farrar by Josephine Tey

And as far as I remember we met her outside their cottage and just mentioned the thing in passing. The Franchise Affair by Josephine Tey

Willa Cather Perhaps you suspected something of the sort? I remember you saw fit to be very grown-up and worldly. The Troll Garden by Willa Cather [1905]

I was thinking of going to tell Master Ray we are not too much excited to remember church-going this morning; but I am glad he has found it out only ten minutes too late. The Heir of Redclyffe by Charlotte M. Yonge [1853]

Anthony Trollope And you must remember that he will say more to me than he will to you. Phineas Finn by Anthony Trollope

E. F. Benson We must also remember as a matter of evidential importance that Branwell’s letter to Leyland, saying that he had completed a volume—notebook—of his story, was dated September 10, 1845. Charlotte Bronte by E. F. Benson [1932]

Wilkie Collins You remember papa telling you, in your room in London, that he believed you kept some secret from him. Basil by Wilkie Collins [1852]

Blanche, remember ——” She spoke again, but her words were indistinct, inaudible. The Honor of the Name by Émile Gaboriau

Edith Wharton I can’t remember just how long . The Gods Arrive by Edith Wharton [1932]

E. Phillips Oppenheim You sorrow because your back is now to Berlin. Still, remember this, that the day is not far off when the sentence of exile against you will be annulled. The Great Impersonation by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1920]

Arthur Machen It was a pleasure to watch him at the games, and I remember that his fast bowling was at once terrific in speed and peculiarly deadly in its accuracy. The Secret Glory by Arthur Machen

Leslie Stephen The poems contain some of Pope’s most brilliant bits, but we can scarcely remember them as a whole. Alexander Pope by Leslie Stephen [1880]

George Gissing To-night and tomorrow night at half-past ten I will be standing at the south end of Westminster Bridge. The river will be near me if you are not; remember that. The Town Traveller by George Gissing [1897]

I remember so very distinctly the house. Cloud the Smiter by Arthur Gask [1926]

In all the time I’ve known her I don’t remember her to have stopped talking for three consecutive minutes. Beasts and Super-Beasts by Saki

E. Phillips Oppenheim I remember that because there was a drunken brute who dragged her to it to show her off to a mob who were passing. The Ostrekoff Jewels by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1932]

Charles Dickens Mindful of his injunctions, we have long been able to speak of him with ease and cheerfulness, and to remember him as he would be remembered. Master Humphrey’s Clock by Charles Dickens [1840]

Algernon Blackwood Too intricate and prolonged to remember with accuracy later, he understood that they were forms of that root-geometry which lies behind all manifested life. Sand by Algernon Blackwood [1912]

You will be kind enough to remember this by-and-by, my dear sir. Fenton’s Quest by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1871]

She could not remember a time when it would not have been useless. All Hallows’ Eve by Charles Williams [1945]

Robert Louis Stevenson I remember an anecdote of a well-known French theorist, who was debating a point eagerly in his Cenacle. It was objected against him that he had never experienced love. Virginibus Puerisque by Robert Louis Stevenson

E. Phillips Oppenheim You have to remember that your wife needs still one step towards a perfect recovery, and until that step has been surmounted you have a very difficult but imperative task. The Great Impersonation by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1920]

D. H. Lawrence She would not remember herself. The Rainbow by D. H. Lawrence

I remember now, too, that after breakfast he had been looking through a road map and, subconsciously, I wondered why. The Dark Mill Stream by Arthur Gask [1947]

Wilkie Collins I don’t remember anything before the fiddle. The Fallen Leaves by Wilkie Collins [1879]

George Meredith I remember Lord Fleetwood looking over his shoulder and smiling hard and lashing his horses. The Amazing Marriage by George Meredith [1895]

Charles Dickens You remember a certain famous occasion when I was more drunk than — than usual?” “I remember a certain famous occasion when you forced me to confess that you had been drinking. A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens [1859]

Ann Radcliffe His whole heart was chilled, not with fear, for at that moment he did not remember himself, but with horror. The Italian by Ann Radcliffe [1796]

But you’ll remember I’m not used to team work. Mr. Standfast by John Buchan [1919]

Fanny Fern I remember she gave me (poor dear!) a five-dollar note, instead of a two; but that was a thing I hadn’t the heart to harass her about at such a time. Ruth Hall by Fanny Fern [1854]

Walter Scott On the contrary, he seemed to remember with pleasure what he called Mr. Balderstone’s bachelor’s meal, and to be rather disgusted than pleaseed with the display upon his own groaning board. The Bride of Lammermoor by Walter Scott [1819]

Walter Scott On seeing the physician, it would have been natural to have appealed to him on the subject of my confinement, and I remember more than once attempting to do so. Redgauntlet by Walter Scott [1824]

I remember we began by talking about rifles. The Three Hostages by John Buchan [1924]

George Gissing Well, you probably remember all about it. New Grub Street by George Gissing [1891]

He looked back five-and-twenty years, and tried to remember his own diet at the age of five. Lady Audley’s Secret by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1862]

Sigmund Freud An elder brother living abroad occurs to me, for he, too, shaves his chin, and if I remember him rightly, the M of the dream bears on the whole a certain resemblance to him. The Interpretation of Dreams by Sigmund Freud [1911]

She was just back from the display of some new musicians at the Hartsteins. I remember she wore a dress of golden satin, very rich-looking and splendid. The New Machiavelli by Herbert George Wells [1911]

Henry James But in future,” added Mrs. Tristram, “pray forget all the wicked things and remember only the good ones. The American by Henry James [1877]

You, I remember at college, had a taste for architecture, and can draw plans. A Strange Story by Edward Bulwer-Lytton [1862]

Anthony Trollope When we remember the size of the books which he read, their unwieldy shapes, their unfitness for such work as that of ours, there seems to have been a continuation of study such as we cannot endure. The Life of Cicero by Anthony Trollope [1881]

Even in this moment of supreme happiness he was obliged to remember Miss Beaumont, who would, no doubt, be lurking somewhere on the watch for her pupil. Run to Earth by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1868]

You can’t remember my daughter Ruth? She was as pretty a girl as you’d care to see. Milly Darrell by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1873]

I remember the start with which, not suspecting that he was close by me, I lifted my eyes, and saw that large, rugged countenance looking fixedly on me, from less than a yard away. Uncle Silas by J. Sheridan Le Fanu

Horace Walpole Didst thou not observe with what fervour he vowed to remember ME to heaven in his prayers? Yes; Isabella was undoubtedly convinced of his piety. The Castle of Otranto by Horace Walpole [1764]

Andrew Lang O prince! remember our compact. The Brown Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

Anthony Trollope Perhaps some of my future readers will he able to remember the great expectations which were raised as to this periodical. An Autobiography by Anthony Trollope [1883]

You remember what I, Johnny Ludlow, said in the last paper — that on our way to Timberdale Court we met with an adventure, which I had not then time to tell of. Hardly Worth Telling by Ellen Wood [1870]

I remember that we were all astonished at the uncommonly large proportion of dead to wounded—a consequence of the uncommonly close range at which most of the fighting was done. The Crime at Pickett’s Mill by Ambrose Bierce

A. E. W. Mason I remember that you asked Joan for the names of the artists who sang, and Carmen Valeri was amongst them. The Affair at the Semiramis Hotel by A. E. W. Mason [1917]

There were some ribald verses made at the time, and Louis XIV was congratulated on the possession — I really don’t remember how it goes — on the possession of: “ . The Arrow of Gold by Joseph Conrad [1919]

Elizabeth Gaskell He is Edith’s husband’s brother, isn’t he? I remember your naming him in your letters. North and South by Elizabeth Gaskell [1854]

George Gissing You remember my favourite speculation. The Town Traveller by George Gissing [1897]

I remember his stories perfectly, but I do not remember one of them that was happy. In the World by Maksim Gorky

Charles Dickens May I tell you why it seems to me a good thing for us, to remember wrong that has been done us?” “Yes.” “That we may forgive it. The Haunted Man and the Ghost’s Bargain by Charles Dickens [1848]

H. Rider Haggard What is she like? I remember her a raw-boned girl of fourteen with fine eyes. Dawn by H. Rider Haggard

I remember well my first race in the metropolitan area. The Secret of the Garden by Arthur Gask [1924]

E. Phillips Oppenheim You remember when we used to ride in the mornings?” “I remember losing my heart to you. The Spymaster by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1938]

H. G. Wells I remember that our talk took the absurd form of disputing whether I could be in love with her or not. In the Days of the Comet by H. G. Wells [1906]

Edith Wharton He did not remember to say goodnight to her: how should he have, when she was no longer there for him? After the door had closed, Pauline in her turn looked slowly about the room. Twilight Sleep by Edith Wharton [1927]

William Dampier I remember that one day they asked how many wives the King of England had? We told them but one, and that our English laws did not allow of any more. A New Voyage Round the World by William Dampier [1697]

Wilkie Collins I remember his leading me away — and I remember nothing more. The Legacy of Cain by Wilkie Collins [1889]

James Joyce But those that came to the land of the free remember the land of bondage. Ulysses by James Joyce [1922]

Arthur Conan Doyle I remember that he refused to accept any settlement from Sir Charles, though he pressed it upon him. The Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle [1902]

Henry Lawson You were born in Aberdeen, but came out too young to remember much about the town. While the Billy Boils by Henry Lawson

George Gissing Why shouldn’t we speak of her? She was a friend to you when you needed one badly, and it’s right that you should remember her with gratitude. The Nether World by George Gissing [1888]