Personally Important Events

Some articles on events, important, event:

Flashbulb Memory - Accuracy - Importance of An Event
... In a study conducted by Brown and Kulik, news events were chosen so that some of them would be important to some of their subjects, but not to others ... They found that when an event was important to one group, it was associated with a comparatively high incidence of flashbulb memories ... The same event, when judged lower on importance by another group, was found to be associated with a lower incidence of flashbulb memory ...

Famous quotes containing the words events, personally and/or important:

    There are events which are so great that if a writer has participated in them his obligation is to write truly rather than assume the presumption of altering them with invention.
    Ernest Hemingway (1899–1961)

    I have always believed helping your fellow man is profitable in every sense, personally and bottom line.
    Mario Puzo, U.S. author, screenwriter, and Francis Ford Coppola, U.S. director, screenwriter. Michael Corleone (Al Pacino)

    The putting into force of laws which shall secure the conservation of our resources, as far as they may be within the jurisdiction of the Federal Government, including the more important work of saving and restoring our forests and the great improvement of waterways, are all proper government functions which must involve large expenditure if properly performed.
    William Howard Taft (1857–1930)