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If history were taught in the form of stories it would never be forgotten.

Personally I would be delighted if there were a life after death especially if it permitted me to continue to learn about this world and others if it gave me a chance to discover how history turns out.

Once you get into this great stream of history you can't get out.

It's very strange that most people don't care if their knowledge of their family history only goes back three generations.

Rome - the city of visible history where the past of a whole hemisphere seems moving in funeral procession with strange ancestral images and trophies gathered from afar.

Nixon is one of the few in the history of this country to run for high office talking out of both sides of his mouth at the same time and lying out of both sides.

My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.

If history repeats itself and the unexpected always happens how incapable must Man be of learning from experience.

We've persevered because of a belief we share with the Iraqi people - a belief that out of the ashes of war a new beginning could be born in this cradle of civilization. Through this remarkable chapter in the history of the United States and Iraq we have met our responsibility. Now it's time to turn the page.

If we could read the secret history of our enemies we should find in each man's life sorrow and suffering enough to disarm all hostility.

Poetry is something more philosophic and of graver import than history since its statements are of nature of universals, whereas those of history are of singulars.

Psychology keeps trying to vindicate human nature. History keeps undermining the effort.

Today for the first time in history a Bishop of Rome sets foot on English soil. This fair land once a distant outpost of the pagan world has become through the preaching of the Gospel a beloved and gifted portion of Christ's vineyard.

The world's battlefields have been in the heart chiefly, more heroism has been displayed in the household and the closet than on the most memorable battlefields in history.

Read no history: nothing but biography for that is life without theory.

If past history was all there was to the game the richest people would be librarians

The slightest acquaintance with history shows that powerful republics are the most warlike and unscrupulous of nations.

Poetry is more philosophical and of higher value than history.

We have the power to make this the best generation of mankind in the history of the world or to make it the last.

We have not invaded anyone. We have not conquered anyone. We have not grabbed their land their culture their history and tried to enforce our way of life on them.

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