History Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
A generation which ignores history has no past — and no future.
- Robert A. Heinlein
I just don’t see why the past has to matter.
- Cassandra Clare
History written in pencil is easily erased, but crayon is forever.
- Emilie Autumn
Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe.
- H.G. Wells
Those who don’t know history are doomed to repeat it.
- Edmund Burke
The sea is nothing but a library of all the tears in history.
- Lemony Snicket
Letting go means to come to the realization that some people are a part of your history, but not a part of your destiny.
- Steve Maraboli
The only thing new in the world is the history you do not know.
- Harry S. Truman
By its very nature, history is always a one-sided account.
- Dan Brown
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
History is written by the victors.
- Winston Churchill
If history were taught in the form of stories, it would never be forgotten.
- Rudyard Kipling
There’s an old saying about those who forget history. I don’t remember it, but it’s good.
- Stephen Colbert
Half of writing history is hiding the truth.
- Joss Whedon
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.
- Aldous Huxley
Study the past if you would define the future.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
- George Orwell
History doesn’t repeat itself, but it does rhyme.
- Mark Twain
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
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