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“History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.”
“Religion has caused more misery to all of mankind in every stage of human history than any other single idea”
Madalyn Murray O'Hair
“History is the witness that testifies to the passing of time; it illumines reality, vitalizes memory, provides guidance in daily life, and brings us tidings of antiquity.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero
“Fellow citizens, we cannot escape history”
“History, although sometimes made up of the few acts of the great, is more often shaped by the many acts of the small.”
“If we could read the secret history of our enemies, we should find in each man's life sorrow and suffering enough to disarm all hostility”
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
“There has never yet been a man in our history who led a life of ease whose name is worth remembering.”
“If you don't know [your family's] history, then you don't know anything. You are a leaf that doesn't know it is part of a tree”
“History is the record of an encounter between character and circumstances.”
“People that are really very weird can get into sensitive positions and have a tremendous impact on history.”
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