History Quotes and Sayings - Page 3
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
The lack of a sense of history is the damnation of the modern world.
– Robert Penn Warren
Those who understand history are condemned to watch other idiots repeat it.
– Peter Lamborn Wilson
If history were taught in the form of stories, it would never be forgotten.
– Rudyard Kipling
History teaches us that war is not inevitable. Once again, it is for us to choose whether we use war or some other method of settling the ordinary and unavoidable conflicts between groups of men.
History is little more than the register of the crimes, follies and misfortunes of mankind. History and Historians.
– Edward Gibbon
History written in pencil is easily erased, but crayon is forever.
– Emilie Autumn
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