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History is indeed little more than the register of the crimes, follies and misfortunes of mankind.
– Edward Gibbon
History is like a ghost. It is as dead as alive.
– Kedar Joshi
History is littered with the wars which everybody knew would never happen.
– Enoch Powell
History is little else than a picture of human crimes and misfortunes.
– Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
History is made at night. Character is what you are in the dark.
– Lord John Whorfin
History is more or less bunk.
– Henry Ford
History is more or less bunk. It's tradition. We don't want tradition. We want to live in the present and the only history that is worth a tinker's damn is the history we made today.
– Henry Ford
History is moving, and it will tend toward hope, or tend toward tragedy.
– George W. Bush
History is not going to be kind to liberals. With their mindless programs, they've managed to do to Black Americans what slavery, Reconstruction, and rank racism found impossible destroy their family and work ethic.
– Walter Williams
History is one war after another with a bunch of murders and natural disasters in between.
– Sarah Vowell, Assassination Vacation (p. 208)
History is philosophy teaching by example, and also warning its two eyes are geography and chronology.
– James A. Garfield
History is philosophy teaching by example, and also warning; its two eyes are geography and chronology.
– James A. Garfield
History is philosophy teaching by examples.
– Henry St. John Bolingbroke
History is powerful stuff. One day your world is fine. The next day it's knocked for a metaphysical loop. Was Napoleon really at Waterloo Would that change what I had for breakfast
– Henry Bromel
History is the discovering of the constant and universal principles of human nature.
– David Hume
History is the present. That's why every generation writes it anew. But what most people think of as history is its end product, myth.
– E. L. Doctorow
History is the record of an encounter between character and circumstances.
– Donald Creighton
History is the ship carrying living memories to the future.
– Stephen Spender
History is the short trudge from Adam to atom.
– Leonard Louis Levinson
History is the unfolding of miscalculation.
– Barbara Tuchman
History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon.
– Napoleon
History is the witness that testifies to the passing of time it illumines reality, vitalizes memory, provides guidance in daily life and brings us tidings of antiquity.
– Cicero
History is the witness that testifies to the passing of time; it illumines reality, vitalizes memory, provides guidance in daily life and brings us tidings of antiquity.
– Cicero, Pro Publio Sestio
History is written by the winners. The books say the Indians were bad guys and the whites just needed a little land. It's like, Excuse me, let me take your car. I'm discovering it. I'm putting my flag on your windshield.
– Mario Van Peebles
History is, strictly speaking, the study of questions the study of answers belongs to anthropology and sociology.
– Wystan Hugh Auden

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