History Related Quotes



“History is the devil's scripture”

Lord Byron


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“Grace can and does have a history.”

Karl Rahner


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“It is an irony of history that Germany was once the country imposing the stability pact, ... It was worried that other countries would derail the success of the euro... Now it's Germany itself that looks likely to be the culprit.”

Hans Redeker


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“If you will protest courageously, and yet with dignity and Christian love, when the history books are written in future generations, the historians will have to pause and say, There lived a great people-a black people-who injected new meaning and dignity into the veins of civilization.”

Martin Luther King Jr.


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“In our brief national history we have shot four of our presidents, worried five of them to death, impeached one and hounded another out of office. And when all else fails, we hold an election and assassinate their character.”

P. J. O'rourke


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“There certainly are moments in history when poets and painters connect so closely as to be one and the same person,”

William Blake


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“The Balkans produce more history than they can consume”

Winston Churchill


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“If we admit that some infinite being has controlled the destinies of persons and peoples, history becomes a most cruel and bloody farce”

Robert Green Ingersoll


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“What experience and history teaches us is that people and governments have never learned anything from history, or acted on principles deduced from it”

Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel


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Personally, my interests are ancient history and ancient civilizations. In my own life, I'd like to go to places like Easter Island.

Nicolas Cage


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