History Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
You can’t be a full participant in our democracy if you don’t know our history.
– David McCullough
The imagination is the goal of history. I see culture as an effort to literally realize our collective dreams.
– Terence McKenna
What really happened doesn’t matter. What matters is how we agree to remember it.
– Leila Sales
History is no more fixed and dead than the future. The past is no further away than the last breath you took.
– Robin Hobb
Anybody can make history; only a great man can write it.
– Oscar Wilde
Those who don’t know history are doomed to repeat it.
– Edmund Burke
Live out of your imagination, not your history.
– Stephen R. Covey
The sea is nothing but a library of all the tears in history.
– Lemony Snicket
The repeated lies become history, but they don’t necessarily become the truth.
– Colum McCann
The only thing new in the world is the history you do not know.
– Harry S. Truman
Those who forget history are doomed to repeat it.
The man who has no sense of history, is like a man who has no ears or eyes.
– Adolf Hitler
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 is only a confused heap of facts.
– Lord Chesterfield
History will keep repeating until the lessen is learned..learn well
Study the past if you would define the future.
What is history? An echo of the past in the future; a reflex from the future on the past.
– Victor Hugo
History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon.
– Napoleon Bonaparte
A generation which ignores history has no past — and no future.
– Robert A. Heinlein
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
I just don’t see why the past has to matter.
– Cassandra Clare
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