60 Inspirational Alzheimer’s Quotes And Alzheimer Sayings

Looking for quotes about Alzheimer’s? We have rounded up some of the best quotes collection of Alzheimer quotes, sayings, captions, poems, messages, (with images and pictures) to inspire you to empathize with people dealing from Alzheimer disease and give them strength in the enduring times.

Alzheimer’s is a progressive brain disorder that takes away memory and eventually the ability to do basic tasks. It’s a very sad, heartbreaking and helpless condition to see your loved one diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease and see his/her world turn upside down.

Feeling your own memories slip away or watching a friend or family member go further and further into the disease can leave you feeling alone. These inspirational Alzheimer’s quotes by people living with the disease, caregivers, or their loved ones might uplift your spirits and encourage you to deal with the situation with more wisdom and patience.

Alzheimer’s Quotes And Sayings

  1. “Alzheimer’s caregivers are heroes.”- Leeza Gibbons                                                                                               
    Alzheimer's Disease Quotes
    Alzheimer’s Disease Quotes

  2. “We remember their love when they can no longer remember.”                                                                   
    Alzheimer's Quotes
    Alzheimer’s Quotes

  3. “Man’s memory shapes its own Eden within.” – Jorge Luis Borges

  4. “Being on a sitcom stops me from getting Alzheimer’s.”- Jerry Stiller

  5.  “They may not be able to remember who we are but they feel us just the same.” – Amanda Dillion                                                                                                                                     
    Alzheimer Quotes
    Alzheimer Quotes

  6. “To put it simply our brain span should match our lifespan.”- Meryl Comer

  7. “I think I’m getting a little bit of Alzheimer’s. Just a little.”- Christopher Walken

  8. “Jewish Alzheimer’s is forgetting everything except a grudge.”- Maureen Lipman

  9. “Alzheimer’s disease is death before death, and I’m terrified of it.”- Joey Comeau                                                                                                                                                   
    Alzheimer Quotes Inspirational
    Alzheimer Quotes Inspirational

  10. “If you want to avoid Alzheimer’s disease, sleep 8 hours a night.”- Deepak Chopra

  11. “One of the hardest things you will ever have to do, my dear, is to grieve the loss of a person who is still alive.”

  12. “To care for those who once cared for us is one of the highest honors.”- Tia Walker

  13. Although your loved one may not remember you or might do things that frustrate you, this is the time when he or she needs you the most. – Angie Nunez Merryman                                                                                                                                 
    Alzheimer quotes mom
    Alzheimer quotes mom

  14. “Though those with Alzheimer’s might forget us, we as a society must remember them.”                                                                                                                                     
    Loving Someone WIth Alzheimer's Quotes
    Loving Someone WIth Alzheimer’s Quotes

  15. “People with Alzheimer’s deserve to be seen, so that we can find a cure!”- Julianne Moore

  16. “Alzheimer’s disease locks all the doors and exits. There is no reprieve, no escape.”- Patti Davis

  17. “We’re really a composite of our life experiences – memory layered upon memory and Alzheimer’s steals that away.” – Meryl Comer                                                                         
    Quotes About Alzheimer
    Quotes About Alzheimer

  18. “Alzheimer’s usually comes later than AIDS, but I decline to call that progress.”- Mason Cooley

  19. “The mind is like an iceberg, it floats with one-seventh of its bulk above water.”- Sigmund Freud

  20. “The person who has Alzheimer’s knows that pieces of the puzzle are missing, and they are terrified.”                                                                                                                   
    Alzheimer's Quotes For Family
    Alzheimer’s Quotes For Family

  21. Alzheimer’s is one of the cleverest thief, because she not only steals from you, but she steals the very thing you need to remember what’s been stolen. – Jaord Kintz                                                                                                                                         
    Alzheimer's Sayings
    Alzheimer’s Sayings

  22. “The best thing I ever did with my life was stand up and say I’ve got Alzheimer’s.”- Terry Pratchett

  23. There are two types of people in this world, those who would take an Alzheimer’s patient on a joy ride and those that would say it was a waste of gas. Which one are you.?

  24. “Do you know what Irish Alzheimer’s is? It’s when you forget everything but your grudges.”- Dana Gould

  25. “I think the best thing I ever did with my life was stand up and say I’ve got Alzheimer’s.”- Terry Pratchett

  26. “At the moment I’m just falling, falling…just falling as it were, I think of things and then they go away forever.”

  27. “Never let the brain idle. ‘An idle mind is the devil’s workshop.’ And the devil’s name is Alzheimer’s.”- George Carlin

  28. “To love a person is to learn the song in their heart, and sing it to them when they have forgotten.” – Arne Garborg                                                                                                             
    Alzheimer's Quotes For Caregivers
    Alzheimer’s Quotes For Caregivers

  29. “I must admit I am nervous about getting Alzheimer’s. Once it hits, I might tell my best joke and never know it.”- Joan Rivers

  30. “You can’t converse with Alzheimer’s sufferers in the way you do with others; the dialogue tends to go round in circles.”- Kevin Whately

  31. “Alzheimer’s disease starts when a protein that should be folded up properly misfolds into a kind of demented origami.”- Gregory Petsko

  32. “Alzheimer’s… it is a barren disease, as empty and lifeless as a desert. It is a thief of hearts and souls and memories.”- Nicholas Sparks, The Notebook                                                             
    Famous Quotes Alzheimer's Disease
    Famous Quotes Alzheimer’s Disease

  33. “I’m in awe of people out there who deal with Alzheimer’s, because they have to deal with death 10 times over, year after year.”- Marcia Wallace

  34. “The thing about Alzheimer’s is that it’s sort of like all these little, small deaths along the way, before they actually physically die.”- Lucinda Williams                                                                                                                                                     
    Alzheimer Quotes Images
    Alzheimer Quotes Images

  35. “It occurred to me that at one point it was like I had two diseases – one was Alzheimers, and the other was knowing I had Alzheimers.”- Terry Pratchett

  36. “I often hear people say that a person suffering from Alzheimer’s is not the person they knew. I wonder to myself – Who are they then?”- Bob DeMarco

  37. “I think it would be interesting if old people got anti-Alzheimer’s disease where they slowly began to recover other people’s lost memories.”- George Carlin

  38. “The great tragedy of Alzheimer’s disease, and the reason why we dread it, is that it leaves us with no defence, not even against those who love us.”- P. D. James

  39. “It is a strange, sad irony that so often, in the territory of a disease that robs an individual of memory, caregivers are often the forgotten.” – Karen Wilder                                                                                                                                                           
    Positive Quotes About Alzheimer's
    Positive Quotes About Alzheimer’s

  40. “There is a version of Alzheimer’s which is early onset Alzheimer’s. And it’s – it’s horrible, because people do get it in their 50s and 60s. And it’s terrible.”- Patti Davis

  41. “Alzheimer’s is a devastating disease. It was painful for me and my family to watch my grandfather deteriorate. We must find a cure for this horrible disease.”- David Hyde Pierce

  42. “Ronald Reagan’s well documented final battles with Alzheimer’s disease were fought with the same conviction and courage that his many public battles were fought.”- Bill Jenkins

  43. “Each form of Alzheimer’s disease should perturb different brain networks and so influence the concentration of different proteins that can be measured in the blood.”- Leroy Hood

  44. “I intend to live the remainder of the years God gives me on this earth doing the things I have always done.” — Ronald Reagan

  45. “Caring for an Alzheimer’s patient is a situation that can utterly consume the lives and well-being of the people giving care, just as the disorder consumes its victims.”- Leeza Gibbons

  46. “People do not realize that Alzheimer’s is not old age. It is a progressive and fatal disease and staggering amounts of people develop Alzheimer’s every day.”- Melina Kanakaredes

  47. “Alzheimer’s, while a horrible shroud that keeps out so many joys of life, also blanketed away the aggressive and shrill dimensions of modern life.” — Rick Steves

  48. “People think it’s a terrible tragedy when somebody has Alzheimer’s. But in my mother’s case, it’s different. My mother has been unhappy all her life. For the first time in her life, she’s happy.”- Amy Tan

  49. “It seems that when you have cancer you are a brave battler against the disease, but when you have Alzheimer’s you are an old fart. That’s how people see you. It makes you feel quite alone.”- Terry Pratchett

  50. “Alzheimer’s is literally killing us, and the only way to fight this ‘crime’ is through a groundswell of people who continue to raise their voices and funds to ensure it gets the attention it deserves.”- Tess Gerritsen

  51. “I think the earlier stages of Alzheimer’s are the hardest. Particularly because the person knows that they are losing awareness. They’re aware that they’re losing awareness, and you see them struggling.”- Patti Davis

  52. “You get the health benefits of coffee up through about the first twenty-four ounces. It’s the biggest source of antioxidants for Americans, and we think it helps prevent Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s as well.”- Mehmet Oz

  53. “Alzheimer’s is brutal. I mean, it’s associated with losing your memory, but you don’t just forget who people are; you also forget how to talk, how to eat, how to do everything. That’s hard to wrap your head around until you actually see it.” — Seth Rogen

  54. “I hate Alzheimer’s. It is one of the most awful things because, here is a loved one, this is the woman or man that you have loved for 20, 30, 40 years, and suddenly, that person is gone. They’re gone. They are gone.”- Pat Robertson

  55. “Suffering is always hard to quantify especially when the pain is caused by as cruel a disease as Alzheimer’s. Most illnesses attack the body; Alzheimer’s destroys the mind and in the process, annihilates the very self.”- Jeffrey Kluger

  56. “What really scares me is Alzheimer’s or premature senility, losing that ability to read and enjoy and to write. And you do it, and some days maybe aren’t so good, and then some days, you really catch a wave, and it’s as good as it ever was.”- Stephen King

  57. “You have to be patient with [Alzheimer’s]. Once you understand that it’s a medical condition, you become a little more compassionate. You get less frustrated.” — Kim Campbell

  58. “I am saddened when I hear these words -this is not the person I knew – because those words objectify the person suffering from Alzheimer’s. When you objectify a person you also dehumanize them. Once dehumanized the person becomes a villain.”- Bob DeMarco

  59. “Alzheimer’s is a disease for which there is no effective treatment whatsoever. To be clear, there is no pharmaceutical agent, no magic pill that a doctor can prescribe that will have any significant effect on the progressive downhill course of this disease.”- David Perlmutter

  60. “I gave three years of my life to take care of my dying mother who had Alzheimer’s disease. Being there for her every need for three years might have looked codependent but it wasn’t because it was what I wanted to do.”  –  Melody Beattie

  61. “As a writer, I have to admit, there is something darkly compelling about Alzheimer’s because it attacks the two things most central to a writer’s craft – language and memory, which together make up an individual’s identity. Alzheimer’s makes a new character out of a familiar person.” – Charlie Pierce                                                                                                                                   
    Alzheimer's Quotes Dad
    Alzheimer’s Quotes Dad

  62. “Alzheimer’s disease is never an ‘accident’ in a marriage. It falls under the purview of God’s sovereignty. In the case of someone with Alzheimer’s, this means God’s unconditional and sacrificial love has an opportunity to be even more gloriously displayed in a life together.” – Joni Eareckson Tada

  63. “Competition got me off the farm and trained me to seek out challenges and to endure setbacks; and in combination with my faith, it sustains me now in my fight with Alzheimer’s disease.” “I’d wake up in the morning and I would think, ‘Where am I? ‘ I’d have to gather myself. – Pat Summitt



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