Quotations About History
The most persistent sound which reverberates through men's history is the beating of war drums.
Janus: A Summing Up
Wars usually have the effect of speeding up the process of history.
Debates With Historians
To those who have exhausted politics, nothing remains but abstract thought.
Honoré De Balzac
Catherine de Medici expliquée, Souverain
The stench of the trail of Ego in our History. It is ego - ego, the fountain cry, origin, sole source of war.
You can never plan the future by the past.
History is written by the victors.
Anybody can make history; only a great man can write it.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
History is a guide to navigation in perilous times. History is who we are and why we are the way we are.
David C. McCullough