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History is philosophy teaching by example, and also warning its two eyes are geography and chronology.
– James A. GarfieldRate it:
History is philosophy teaching by example, and also warning; its two eyes are geography and chronology.
– James A. GarfieldRate it:
History is philosophy teaching by examples.
– Henry St. John BolingbrokeRate it:
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 BromelRate it:
History is the discovering of the constant and universal principles of human nature.
– David HumeRate it:
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. DoctorowRate it:
History is the record of an encounter between character and circumstances.
– Donald CreightonRate it:
History is the ship carrying living memories to the future.
– Stephen SpenderRate it:
History is the short trudge from Adam to atom.
– Leonard Louis LevinsonRate it:
History is the unfolding of miscalculation.
– Barbara TuchmanRate it:
History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon.
– NapoleonRate it:
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.
– CiceroRate it:
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 SestioRate it:
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 PeeblesRate it:
History is, strictly speaking, the study of questions the study of answers belongs to anthropology and sociology.
– Wystan Hugh AudenRate it:
History knows no resting places and no plateaus.
– Henry KissingerRate it:
History makes us some amends for the shortness of life.
– Philip SkeltonRate it:
History may not repeat itself, but it sure does rhyme.
– Mark TwainRate it:
History never looks like history when you are living through it.
– John W. GardnerRate it:
History never recorded this phrase: 'The Mass of Wise.' Because the wise is not too abundant to form masses!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
History repeats itself and history never repeats itself are about equally trueWe never know enough about the infinitely complex circumstances of any past event to prophesy the future by analogy.
– George Macaulay TrevelyanRate it:
History repeats itself historians repeat each other.
– Philip GuedallaRate it:
history repeats itself....but it is the past that we find joy in,for it is the good memories we try and remember,the bad we keep at bay,the future we do not know, the present is what we have control over....
– Rajab RaphaelRate it:
History respects revolutions; and yet, if a revolution is progressive, support it; if it is reactionary, resist it!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
History suggests that Capitalism is a necessary condition for political freedom.
– Milton FriedmanRate it:

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