Distorted history boasts of bellicose glory… and seduces the souls of boys to seek mystical bliss in bloodshed and in battles.
Histories are more full of examples of the fidelity of dogs than of friends.
The charm of history and its enigmatic lesson consist in the fact that, from age to age, nothing changes and yet everything is completely different.
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons that history has to teach.
De Sade is the one completely consistent and thoroughgoing revolutionary of history.
Poetry is finer and more philosophical than history; for poetry expresses the universal, and history only the particular.
The man of genius in tune with nature will bend history to his will.
To study history means to search for and discover the forces that are the causes of those results which appear before our eyes as historical events.
The man who has no sense of history, is like a man who has no ears or eyes.
Winning without problem is just victory, but winning with lots of trouble create History.
Men with mustache are more likely to make history.
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.
Those who weep for the happy periods which they encounter in history acknowledge what they want; not the alleviation but the silencing of misery.
Great woman belong to history and to self-sacrifice.
History is written by the winners.
I’ve told myself I have a chance to make history, and that’s my focus.
Step out of the history that is holding you back. Step into the new story you are willing to create.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
We are not makers of history. We are made by history.