Quotes from Proust XIII: As with the future, it is not all at once but grain by grain that one savours the past

As with the future, it is not all at once but grain by grain that one savours the past.

The remoteness of a thing is in proportion to the visual power of memory that is looking at it rather than to the total duration of the intervening days.

One is cured of suffering only by experiencing it to the full.

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