History Quotes and Sayings
Those who forget history are doomed to repeat it.
History happens twice because people don’t listen at the first time.
History is not a burden on the memory but an illumination of the soul.
– Lord Acton
History is written by the winners.
– Napoleon Bonaparte
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
What is history? The lie that everyone agrees on…
Remember, remember always, that all of us, and you and I especially, are descended from immigrants and revolutionists.
– Franklin D. Roosevelt
History will keep repeating until the lessen is learned..learn well
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
History will be kind to me for I intend to write it.
– Winston Churchill
History is only a confused heap of facts.
– Lord Chesterfield
Study the past if you would define the future.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
– Napoleon Bonaparte
There’s no point to living life unless you make history and the best way to make history is to help others.
– Demi Lovato
History teaches us that war is not inevitable. Once again, it is for us to choose whether we use war or some other method of settling the ordinary and unavoidable conflicts between groups of men.
History is the science of what never happens twice.
– Paul Valéry
Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe.
– H.G. Wells
Remember that all through history, there have been tyrants and murderers, and for a time, they seem invincible. But in the end, they always fall. Always.
– Mahatma Gandhi
If history were taught in the form of stories, it would never be forgotten.
– Rudyard Kipling
Half of writing history is hiding the truth.
– Joss Whedon
If you don’t know history, then you don’t know anything. You are a leaf that doesn’t know it is part of a tree.
– Michael Crichton
Forget about the history, make the history.
History is little more than the register of the crimes, follies and misfortunes of mankind. History and Historians.
– Edward Gibbon