History Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
- George Orwell
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
History doesn’t repeat itself, but it does rhyme.
- Mark Twain
History dressed up in the glow of love’s kiss turned grief into beauty.
By its very nature, history is always a one-sided account.
- Dan Brown
For feeling, not events, is to me the essence of history.
- Christopher Pike
History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon.
- Napoleon Bonaparte
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
Patterns repeat themselves in history.
- Rick Riordan
History has rewritten itself so many times I’m not really sure how it was to begin with — it’s a bit like trying to guess the original color of a wall when it’s been repainted eight times.
- Jasper Fforde
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 will keep repeating until the lessen is learned..learn well
History is only a confused heap of facts.
- Lord Chesterfield
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