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History Quotes - random - 100+ quotes

George Saintsbury | History Quotes
Historians may lie, but History cannot.
John Henry Cardinal Newman
To be deep in history is to cease to be a Protestant.
William Hazlitt
No man is truly great who is great only in his lifetime. The test of greatness is the page of history.

James A. Garfield
Few men in our history have ever obtained the Presidency by planning to obtain it.
Marshall McLuhan
Only a fraction of the history of literacy has been typographic.
Plutarch | History Quotes
These are the materials for reflection which history affords to those who choose to make use of them.
Robert Penn Warren
More and more Emerson recedes grandly into history, as the future he predicted becomes a past.
Dan Quayle
People that are really very weird can get into sensitive positions and have a tremendous impact on history.
Alberto Manguel
A book brings its own history to the reader.
John Maynard Keynes
Ideas shape the course of history.
Jim Goad | History Quotes
Written history, like the missionary position, is an act executed from the top looking down.

Kanye West
"Make black history every day, I don't need a month."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I am ashamed to see what a shallow village tale our so-called History is.
Ronald Reagan
History teaches that wars begin when governments believe the price of aggression is cheap.
Walter Benjamin
History breaks down in images not into stories.
Richard Dawkins | History Quotes
Religion is the most inflammatory enemy-labelling device in history.
Skye Jethani
History has shown syncretism to the culture is a chronic ailment of the church.
Marcus Aurelius
All those [events in history] were such dramas as we see now, only with different actors.
Abba Eban
History teaches us that men and nations behave wisely once they have exhausted all other alternatives.
Roger Federer
We are witnessing history. This is the most dominant athlete on planet earth today.

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