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History Quotes - random


Thomas Carlyle | History Quotes
Happy the people whose annals are blank in history books!
Alexis de Tocqueville
History, it is easily perceived, is a picture-gallery containing a host of copies and very few originals.
John McCain
America is the greatest force for good in the history of the world.




Harry S. Truman
The only thing new in the world is the history you don't know.
Robert A. Heinlein
The best things in history are accomplished by people who get “tired of being shoved around.”
Edmund Cooper | History Quotes
Historically, the developement of machines had amplified man's ability to destroy.
Anonymous
history is like your social Security number. long, useless, but needed.
Robert Penn Warren
The lack of a sense of history is the damnation of the modern world.
Socrates
We cannot help but see Socrates as the turning-point, the vortex of world history.
James A. Garfield
The lesson of History is rarely learned by the actors themselves.
Elie Wiesel | History Quotes
In Jewish history there are no coincidences.




William Pitt
It is a considerable fact in the history of the world, that he was for four years King of England.
Clarence Darrow
History repeats itself. That's one of the things wrong with history.
H. G. Wells (Herbert George)
Human history is in essence a history of ideas.
Thomas Carlyle
History is the essence of innumerable biographies.
Rabindranath Tagore | History Quotes
The child ever dwells in the mystery of ageless time,
unobscured by the dust of history.
E. O. Wilson
If history and science have taught us anything, it is that passion and desire are not the same as truth.
Alberto Manguel
A book brings its own history to the reader.
Melissa Farley
For many women, the experience of prostitution stems from the historical trauma of colonization.
Edward Gibbon
The captain of the Hampshire grenadiers...has not been useless to the historian of the Roman Empire.


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