History Quotes

Read the history to know that yesterdays Jews are evil predecessors and todays Jews are worse successors. They an ingrate people, they altered Gods words, worshipped calf, killed Messengers and denied their Messages. They are exiled people and the worst of mankind. Allaah cursed them and cast His wrath upon them. He turned some of them to monkeys and pigs and worshippers of creatures. They are worst in position and are astray from the right path.

Al-Sudais, Abdul Rahman

I define sustainable history as a durable progressive trajectory in which the quality of life on this planet or other planets is premised on the guarantee of human dignity for all at all times and under all circumstances.

Al-Rodan, Nayef

On the breast of that huge Mississippi of falsehood called History, a foam-bell more or less is no consequence.

Matthew Arnold

I have always been I think any student of history almost inevitably is a cheerful pessimist.

Jacques Barzun

For the first time in history, the human species as a whole has gone into politics. Everyone is in the act, and there is no telling what may come of it.

Saul Bellow

Ima take you out ya misery, and after this they gonna put you in the social study book, cuz you history

Lamont Coleman

On no other stage are the scenes shifted with a swiftness so like magic as on the great stage of history when once the hour strikes.

Edward Bellamy

We are living in the most destructive and, hence, the most stupid period of the history of our species.

Wendell Berry

Anyone who believes you can't change history has never tried to write his memoirs.

David Ben Gurion

Strange, when you come to think of it, that of all the countless folk who have lived before our time on this planet not one is known in history or in legend as having died of laughter.

Sir Henry Maximilian Beerbohm

Commerce is so far from being beneficial to Arts or to Empire, that it is destructive of both, as all their History shows, for the above Reason of Individual Merit being its Great Hatred. Empires flourish till they become Commercial & then they are scattered abroad to the four winds

William Blake

A day like today is not a day for, sort of, soundbites, really - we can leave those at home - but I feel the hand of history upon our shoulders, I really do.

Anthony Charles Lynton Blair

If you know even as little history as I do, it is hard not to doubt the efficacy of modern war as a solution to any problem except that of retribution the justice of exchanging one damage for another.

Wendell Berry

In order to know such an amorphous being as man, Rousseau himself and his particular history are, in his view, more important than is Socrates quest for man in general or man in himself.

Allan David Bloom

The history of liberal thought since Locke and Smith has been one almost unbroken decline in philosophic substance.

Allan David Bloom

Our history is responsible for the differences in the South African way of life.

Pieter Willem Botha

What then is, generally speaking, the truth of history? A fable agreed upon.

Napoleon Bonaparte

...the best secretary of state since Dean Acheson. I say that because he and Bush 41 had an incredibly tempestuous period in history, and they navigated through it with great success.

John Robert Bolton

All of us have a place in history. Mine is clouds.

Richard Gary Brautigan

That history should have imitated history was already sufficiently marvellous; that history should imitate literature is inconceivable....

Jorge Luis Borges

The contents of someone's bookcase are part of his history, like an ancestral portrait.

Anatole Broyard

To be nameless in worthy deeds exceeds an infamous history.

Sir Thomas Browne

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