History Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
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
History is written by the victors.
– Winston Churchill
The history of empires is the history of human misery.
– Edward Gibbon
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
Half of writing history is hiding the truth.
– Joss Whedon
What really happened doesn’t matter. What matters is how we agree to remember it.
– Leila Sales
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
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
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