Historian Quotes

Historian

Nothing we use or hear or touch can be expressed in words that equal what is given by the senses.

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The chief incalculable in war is the human will.

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An avowal of poverty is no disgrace to any man to make no effort to escape it is indeed disgraceful.

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We improve ourselves by victories over ourselves. There must be contest, and we must win.

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There are no European voices at Geneva, there are no European voices at START.

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A few hours' ride brought us to the banks of the river Kansas.

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All things atrocious and shameless flock from all parts to Rome.

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Whatever comes from God is impossible for a man to turn back.

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Many exceedingly rich men are unhappy, but many middling circumstances are fortunate.

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These are the fifties, you know. The disgusting, posturing fifties.

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The epoch of Customary Law, and of its custody by a privileged order, is a very remarkable one.

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A heart to resolve, a head to contrive, and a hand to execute.

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Every happiness is a hostage to fortune.

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We do not show the Negro how to overcome segregation, but we teach him how to accept it as final and just.

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The troubles which have come upon us always seem more serious than those which are only threatening.

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Those in supreme power always suspect and hate their next heir.

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We secure our friends not by accepting favors but by doing them.

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Circumstances rule men and not men circumstances.

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