To call to mind

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • To call to mind to recollect; to revive in memory.
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Quotations

  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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    “People do not mind their faults being spread out before them, but they become impatient if called on to give them up.”
  • Napoleon Hill
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    “Success in its highest and noblest form calls for peace of mind and enjoyment and happiness which come only to the man who has found the work that he likes best.”

Usage

In literature:

Although no water was found here, what it pleases me to call my mind was immediately made up.
"Australia Twice Traversed, The Romance of Exploration" by Ernest Giles
The faults of fathers must not Be called to mind.
"Boris Godunov" by Alexander Pushkin
One of her pleasures consisted in calling to mind the sayings of the old man.
"A Zola Dictionary" by J. G. Patterson
Nevertheless, wakened out of her melancholia and called to the dinner table, she changed her mind.
"Sister Carrie" by Theodore Dreiser
Call to mind all the mysterious circumstances, the veiled hints, of that trial.
"The Paradise Mystery" by J. S. Fletcher
Take it as a gift from Tachot, and sometimes call to mind our games in the Sais gardens.
"An Egyptian Princess, Complete" by Georg Ebers
Then will he call to mind the past, his childhood and youth, his pure love and yours.
"Margery [Gred], Complete A Tale Of Old Nuremberg" by Georg Ebers
I should prefer it to any further effort to follow the gyrations of the weathercock you no doubt call your mind.
"Press Cuttings" by George Bernard Shaw
I can't call it to mind.
"A Tramp Abroad" by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
I have notes of this slang somewhere, but at the moment I can call to mind only a few of the words and phrases.
"Following the Equator, Part 3" by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
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In poetry:

For I 'listed in this army
Not exactly to my mind;
But my country called for helpers,
And I could not stay behind.
"A Rainy Day in Camp" by Anonymous Americas
Sir Eldred's heart was ever kind,
Alive to Pity's call;
A crowd of virtues grac'd his mind,
He loved, and felt for all.
"Sir Eldred Of The Bower : A Legendary Tale: In Two Parts" by Hannah More
When midnight darkness veils the skies,
I call thy works to mind;
My thoughts in warm devotion rise,
And sweet acceptance find.
"Psalm 119 part 2" by Isaac Watts
My spirit sinks within me, Lord,
But I will call thy name to mind,
And times of past distress record,
When I have found my God was kind.
"Psalm 42 part 2" by Isaac Watts
And, lo! a voice before me
Kept calling constantly
The hopes my mind accepted,
My flesh refused to see--
Of one I loved and loved not,
Whose spirit spake to me.
"Which?" by Madison Julius Cawein
Hail! hail thou glorious first!
Proud day of Liberty,
Thy dawning wakes the burst
Of India's jubilee;
And calls to mind that happy morn
When Freedom's thousand sons were born.
"The First Of August" by James Madison Bell

In news:

The experimental Brazilian beat-music producer Amon Tobin vaulted to the front of his genre when he unveiled a mind-bending new live setup he calls "ISAM.LIVE".
Called Far and Wide to Touch Minds.
Inquiring minds want to know, so I investigated and learned that an improbable event known as "the Olympics" is being held at some made-up sounding place called "London".
CHICAGO — This generation of young Americans has been called many things, from civic-minded to "entitled".
The National Geography Bee tests not only knowledge of geography but also the ability to call that knowledge to mind on stage in front of hundreds of people.
As I read about the plans of Wal-Mart Stores Inc and American Express Co. To launch a prepaid card called Bluebird, one question kept coming to mind.
Her raw guitar and vocal range call to mind Melissa Etheridge or Melissa Ferrick.
The term " hippie " did not appear in what we now call the Maui "media" until 1967, two years after the initial reconnaissance team – in the headline "Citizens Urged to have Open Mind Regarding Hippies ".
(AP) — Les Miles says LSU is mindful of the lessons to be learned from its tense comeback victory over Mississippi in the so-called Magnolia Bowl.
Congressman Ryan has written a book called A Mindful Nation and now with the conviction of a missionary, he's peddling its message to anyone who will listen.
Senate democrats called for Governor Tom Corbett to keep certain priorities in mind before making his 2013 budget proposal next month.
To take our minds off the election, a feature called Puffs and Pans has been created.
With a vision in mind and a plan in place, incoming college athletes choose a program to call home.
No matter how many years you are from calling it quits, it's essential to have some kind of plan in mind for financing retirement.
Esther Bubley's image of a train platform in New York calls to mind an Edward Hopper canvas.
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In science:

Let us consider a simple minded approach to simulate the system; we shall call this analogue Monte Carlo.
An Introduction to Monte Carlo Simulation of Statistical physics Problem
The two classical limit theorems we have in mind are the law of large numbers, for which such classes are called Glivenko-Cantel li, and the central limit theorem, which gives rise to Donsker classes.
Random processes via the combinatorial dimension: introductory notes
With this philosophy in mind, it is possible to mechanically transform every program to so-called ‘continuation passing style’ (CPS) where all functions take as an extra parameter.
A novel approach to symbolic algebra
Then, we take both the quantum fields and space-time structure, that gives the space-time relationships between them, to be basic elements in what we call the Universal Mind or Universal Consciousness.
Founding quantum theory on the basis of consciousness
With this in mind, we define a new move on Gauss phrases called component permutation which allows us to permute the components of a Gauss phrase.
Homotopy invariants of Gauss phrases
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