History Quotes and Sayings - Page 3
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
A generation which ignores history has no past — and no future.
– Robert A. Heinlein
The imagination is the goal of history. I see culture as an effort to literally realize our collective dreams.
– Terence McKenna
I just don’t see why the past has to matter.
– Cassandra Clare