History Quotes and Sayings
History is not a burden on the memory but an illumination of the soul.
– Lord Acton
What is history? An echo of the past in the future; a reflex from the future on the past.
– Victor Hugo
The man who has no sense of history, is like a man who has no ears or eyes.
– Adolf Hitler
Remember, remember always, that all of us, and you and I especially, are descended from immigrants and revolutionists.
– Franklin D. Roosevelt
There’s an old saying about those who forget history. I don’t remember it, but it’s good.
– Stephen Colbert
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
– George Orwell
There’s no point to living life unless you make history and the best way to make history is to help others.
– Demi Lovato