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History Quotes - random


Bill Johnson | History Quotes
Forgiveness rewrites our history! p.54
Alan Greenspan
History has not dealt kindly with the aftermath of protracted periods of low risk premiums.
Marcus Fabius Quintilian
Historia et scribitur ad narrandum non ad probandum.




Kim Stanley Robinson
Historical analogy is the last refuge of people who can't grasp the current situation.
E. O. Wilson
If history and science have taught us anything, it is that passion and desire are not the same as truth.
Saki | History Quotes
The people of Crete unfortunately make more history than they can consume locally.
Emil Cioran
Isn't history ultimately the result of our fear of boredom?
Ratu Joni Madraiwiwi
Remember that the actions of a few, with commitment, can alter the course of world history.
Thomas Jefferson
Blest is that nation whose silent course of happiness furnishes nothing for history to say.
Lois McMaster Bujold
Those who do not know their history are doomed to keep stepping in it.
Helen Thomas | History Quotes
This is the worst President ever. He is the worst President in all of American history.




Napoleon Bonaparte
If I had succeeded, I would have been the greatest man known to history.
Lucien Levy-Bruhl
The primitive mentality is a condition of the human mind, and not a stage in its historical development.
Karl Marx
To discover the various use of things is the work of history.
Norman Cousins
History is a vast early warning system.
Gustave Flaubert | History Quotes
Our ignorance of history causes us to slander our own times.
James A. Garfield
Few men in our history have ever obtained the Presidency by planning to obtain it.
Dag Hammarskjold
Those who invoke history will certainly be heard by history. And they will have to accept its verdict.
Anatole Broyard
The contents of someone's bookcase are part of his history, like an ancestral portrait.
Shashi Tharoor
The British are the only people in history crass enough to have made revolutionaries out of Americans.


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