Journalism is merely history’s first draft.
The History of Civilization, in one sentence: They lived and loved and made beautiful things.
History is what enables each nation to use the other fellow’s past record as an alibi.
A student who changes the course of history is probably taking an exam.
We learn from history that we do not learn anything from history.
Every time history repeats itself the price goes up.
History repeats itself.
Those who do not learn from history are doomed to repeat it.
Until lions have their historians, tales of the hunt shall always glorify the hunter.
Before us men have flourished just as we now flourish: others yet again shall be, whose generations we shall never see.