Quotations that match 'history'.

The German national character is a favorite subject of character experts, probably because the less mature a nation, the more she is an object of criticism and not of history. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ Because Character Criticism Experts Favorite German History Less Mature More Nation National Object Probably She Subject]
It is my aim, and every effort bent, that the sum and history of my life, which in the same sentence is my obit and epitaph too, shall be them both: He made the books and he died. William Faulkner
[ Aim Bent Books Both Died Effort Epitaph Every History Life Made Obit Same Sentence Shall Sum Them Too Which]
I think you're going to find out that westerns will be coming back. It's Americana, it's part of our history, the cowboy, the cattle drive, the sheriff, the fight for law, order and justice. Justice will always prevail as far as I'm concerned. Clayton Moore
[ Always Americana Back Cattle Coming Concerned Cowboy Drive Far Fight Find Going History Justice Law Order Our Out Part Prevail Sheriff Think Westerns Will]
A study of the history of opinion is a necessary preliminary to the emancipation of the mind. John Maynard Keynes
[ Emancipation History Mind Necessary Opinion Preliminary Study]
I was a pretty angry kid, and I got into military history largely as a way to vent my own anger. As I got older it narrowed down to a more specific focus on individual violence. I'm just trying to understand where it came from. Caleb Carr
[ Anger Angry Came Down Focus Got History Individual Into Just Kid Largely Military More Narrowed Older Own Pretty Specific Trying Understand Vent Violence Way Where]
Neither a wise man nor a brave man lies down on the tracks of history to wait for the train of the future to run over him. Dwight D. Eisenhower
[ Brave Down Future Him History Lies Man Neither Nor Over Run Tracks Train Wait Wise]
Today is either the beginning of the end, or the end of the beginning. Today we are making history. Eckhard Pfeiffer
[ Beginning Either End History Making Today]
We are looking for targets that have a tremendous strategic fit for the company. The colleges must have complementary education programs, have an excellent reputation, long operating history and solid regulatory compliance. John Larson
[ Colleges Company Complementary Compliance Education Excellent Fit History Long Looking Must Operating Programs Regulatory Reputation Solid Strategic Targets Tremendous]
Japan has opened a new chapter in its history. Shigeru Yoshida
[ Chapter History Japan New Opened]
I vividly remember the stories my grandfather told me about the carnage of the First World War, which people tend to forget was one of the worst massacres in human history. Antonio Tabucchi
[ Carnage First Forget Grandfather History Human Massacres Remember Stories Tend Told Vividly War Which World Worst]
The people, and the people alone, are the motive force in the making of world history. Mao Zedong
[ Alone Force History Making Motive World]
There is not to be found, in all history, any miracle attested by a sufficient number of men, of such unquestioned good sense, education and learning, as to secure us against all delusion in themselves. David Hume
[ Against Any Delusion Education Found Good History Learning Men Miracle Number Secure Sense Such Sufficient Themselves Unquestioned Us]
The Roman jurisprudence has the longest known history of any set of human institutions. Henry James Sumner Maine
[ Any History Human Institutions Jurisprudence Known Longest Roman Set]
Sometimes it is said that man cannot be trusted with the government of himself. Can he, then be trusted with the government of others? Or have we found angels in the form of kings to govern him? Let history answer this question. Thomas Jefferson
[ Angels Answer Cannot Form Found Govern Government Him Himself History Kings Man Others Question Said Sometimes Then Trusted]
I want no epitaphs of profound history and all that type of thing. I contributed. I would hope they would say that, and I would hope somebody liked me. Brian Clough
[ Contributed History Hope Liked Profound Say Somebody Thing Type Want Would]
This war is not necessary. We are truly sleepwalking through history. Robert Byrd
[ History Necessary Through Truly War]
At an unprecedented time with the worst attack ever on our soil, our President displayed extraordinary determination, leadership and resolve when history was thrust upon him and the United States. Olympia Snowe
[ Attack Determination Displayed Ever Extraordinary Him History Leadership Our President Resolve Soil States Thrust Time United Unprecedented Upon Worst]
It was the biggest suppression of voting rights in our country's history since Jim Crow. And the thread of race runs from the beginning to the end of my book. Sidney Blumenthal
[ Beginning Biggest Book Country Crow End History Jim Our Race Rights Runs Since Suppression Thread Voting]
Whosoever, in writing a modern history, shall follow truth too near the heels, it may haply strike out his teeth. Walter Raleigh
[ Follow Heels His History May Modern Near Out Shall Strike Teeth Too Truth Whosoever Writing]
The countless number of influential figures in American history who are of Caribbean heritage indicates the need to set aside a designated time to celebrate their contribution to our country. Eliot Engel
[ American Aside Caribbean Celebrate Contribution Countless Country Designated Figures Heritage History Indicates Influential Need Number Our Set Their Time]
My other bodily ailments have become mere matters of history. William Banting
[ Ailments Become Bodily History Matters Mere Other]
The history of art is the history of revivals. Samuel Butler Art
[ Art History Revivals]
From the building of the temple of Solomon, which is also treated as a leading epoch in chronology, a new period in the history of worship is accordingly dated, - and to a certain extent with justice. Julius Wellhausen
[ Accordingly Also Building Certain Chronology Dated Epoch Extent History Justice Leading New Period Solomon Temple Treated Which Worship]
The history of mankind is a history of war. Mike Love
[ History Mankind War]
History suggests that attempts to privatize Medicare by relying on private companies to offer Medicare benefits in rural America simply will not work. Bennie Thompson
[ America Attempts Benefits Companies History Medicare Offer Private Privatize Relying Rural Simply Suggests Will Work]
We are entering a new phase in human history - one in which fewer and fewer workers will be needed to produce the goods and services for the global population. Jeremy Rifkin
[ Entering Fewer Global Goods History Human Needed New Phase Population Produce Services Which Will Workers]
More history is made by secret handshakes than by battles, bills and proclamations. John Barth
[ Battles Bills History Made More Secret Than]
No country in history ever sent mothers of toddlers off to fight enemy soldiers until the United States did this in the Iraq war. Phyllis Schlafly
[ Country Did Enemy Ever Fight History Iraq Mothers Off Sent Soldiers States United Until War]
The last three books are much more a case of a moment of history, what happened almost by accident or coincidence, like being in the same elevator or lifeboat. Michael Ondaatje
[ Accident Almost Being Books Case Coincidence Elevator Happened History Last Moment More Much Same Three]
You have to look at the history of the Middle East in particular. It has been one of failure and frustration, of feudalism and tribalism. Alexander Haig
[ Been East Failure Feudalism Frustration History Look Middle Particular]
Philosophy is tested and characterised by the way in which it appropriates its history. Karl Jaspers
[ Characterised History Philosophy Tested Way Which]
In this world without quiet corners, there can be no easy escapes from history, from hullabaloo, from terrible, unquiet fuss. Salman Rushdie
[ Corners Easy Escapes Fuss History Quiet Terrible Without World]
History is an account, mostly false, of events, mostly unimportant, which are brought about by rulers, mostly knaves, and soldiers, mostly fools. Ambrose Bierce History
[ Account Brought Events False Fools History Knaves Mostly Rulers Soldiers Unimportant Which]
Assassination has never changed the history of the world. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Assassination Changed History Never World]
I don't see women and think of them as competition or with judgment. Women really move me. I feel connected to all kinds of women. I am angry because I think we've been mistreated throughout history in different countries, including America. I admire women. Salma Hayek
[ Admire Am America Angry Because Been Competition Connected Countries Different Feel History Including Judgment Kinds Mistreated Move Really See Them Think Throughout Women]
Bush does not want to go down in history as the president who lost in Iraq. His strategy to the extent he has one is to hang tough and let whoever succeeds him take the fall. Eleanor Clift
[ Bush Does Down Extent Fall Go Hang Him His History Iraq Lost President Strategy Succeeds Take Tough Want Whoever]
Christianity emerged from the religion of Israel. Or rather, it has as its background a persistent strain in that religion. To that strain Christians have looked back, and rightly, as the preparation in history for their faith. Kenneth Scott Latourette
[ Back Background Christianity Christians Emerged Faith History Israel Looked Persistent Preparation Rather Religion Rightly Strain Their]
The possibility of a scientific treatment of history means a wider experience, a greater maturity of practical reason, and finally a fuller realization of certain basic ideas regarding the nature of life and time. Muhammed Iqbal
[ Basic Certain Experience Finally Fuller Greater History Ideas Life Maturity Means Nature Possibility Practical Realization Reason Regarding Scientific Time Treatment Wider]
France is delighted at this new opportunity to show the world that when one has the will one can succeed in joining peoples who have been brought close by history. Francois Mitterrand History
[ Been Brought Close Delighted France History Joining New Opportunity Peoples Show Succeed Will World]
The history of philosophy is not, like the history of the sciences, to be studied with the intellect alone. That which is receptive in us and that which impinges upon us from history is the reality of man's being, unfolding itself in thought. Karl Jaspers
[ Alone Being History Intellect Itself Man Philosophy Reality Receptive Sciences Studied Thought Unfolding Upon Us Which]
But the history of the changes produced by a universal idea is not a history of changes in the individual, but of changes brought about by the successive efforts of millions of individuals in the course of many generations. Lafcadio Hearn
[ Brought Changes Course Efforts Generations History Idea Individual Individuals Many Millions Produced Successive Universal]
Nothing which is true or beautiful or good makes complete sense in any immediate context of history; therefore we must be saved by faith. Reinhold Niebuhr
[ Any Beautiful Complete Context Faith Good History Immediate Makes Must Nothing Saved Sense Therefore True Which]
If you review the commercial history, you will discover anyone who controls oriental trade will get hold of global wealth. James J. Hill
[ Anyone Commercial Controls Discover Get Global History Hold Oriental Review Trade Wealth Will]
We may repeat the awful revolutionary history of the 20th century because of the vulnerability of social movements to demagoguery. Todd Gitlin
[ Awful Because Century Demagoguery History May Movements Repeat Revolutionary Social Vulnerability]
Outside the kingdom of the Lord there is no nation which is greater than any other. God and history will remember your judgment. Haile Selassie
[ Any God Greater History Judgment Kingdom Lord Nation Other Outside Remember Than Which Will Your]
History proves that all dictatorships, all authoritarian forms of government are transient. Only democratic systems are not transient. Whatever the shortcomings, mankind has not devised anything superior. Vladimir Putin
[ Anything Authoritarian Democratic Devised Dictatorships Forms Government History Mankind Only Proves Shortcomings Superior Systems Transient Whatever]
We have a history of gender and racial bias on our court that continues to undermine the system. Excluding individuals based on race is antagonistic to the pursuit of justice. Anita Hill
[ Antagonistic Based Bias Continues Court Excluding Gender History Individuals Justice Our Pursuit Race Racial System Undermine]
It is like writing history with lightning and my only regret is that it is all so terribly true. Woodrow Wilson
[ History Lightning Only Regret Terribly True Writing]
But when one believes that you've been appointed by God for a particular mission in history, you have to be very careful about that, how you speak about that. Where is the self-reflection in that? Where is the humility in that? Jim Wallis
[ Appointed Been Believes Careful God History How Humility Mission Particular Speak Very Where]
Skepticism is an important historical tool. It is the starting point of all revision of hitherto accepted history. Samuel E. Morison
[ Accepted Historical History Hitherto Important Point Revision Skepticism Starting Tool]
After Jackie Robinson the most important black in baseball history is Reggie Jackson, I really mean that. Reggie Jackson
[ After Baseball Black History Important Jackie Jackson Mean Most Really Robinson]
You know, songs often have a very coloured past. They might have something about them but it still doesn't work, so someone else adds a bit, and someone else adds a bit so perhaps one day I'll know its full history. Kylie Minogue
[ Adds Bit Coloured Day Else Full History Know Might Often Past Perhaps Someone Something Songs Still Them Very Work]
News is the first rough draft of history. Philip L. Graham
[ Draft First History News Rough]
The first phase of American political history was characterized by the conflict between the Federalists and the Republicans, and it resulted in the complete triumph of the latter. Herbert Croly
[ American Between Characterized Complete Conflict First History Latter Phase Political Republicans Resulted Triumph]
I believe our flag is more than just cloth and ink. It is a universally recognized symbol that stands for liberty, and freedom. It is the history of our nation, and it's marked by the blood of those who died defending it. John Thune
[ Believe Blood Cloth Defending Died Flag Freedom History Ink Just Liberty Marked More Nation Our Recognized Stands Symbol Than Those Universally]
One hardly knows where, in the history of science, to look for an important movement that had its effective start in so pure and simple an accident as that which led to the building of the great Washington telescope, and went on to the discovery of the satellites of Mars. Simon Newcomb
[ Accident Building Discovery Effective Great Had Hardly History Important Knows Led Look Mars Movement Pure Satellites Science Simple Start Telescope Washington Went Where Which]
It is always self-defeating to pretend to a generation younger than your own; it simply erases your own experience in history. Renata Adler
[ Always Erases Experience Generation History Own Pretend Self-Defeating Simply Than Younger Your]
Black History Month must be more than just a month of remembrance; it should be a tribute to our history and reminder of the work that lies in the months and years ahead. Marty Meehan
[ Ahead Black History Just Lies Month Months More Must Our Remembrance Reminder Should Than Tribute Work Years]
Very few cities in the NHL have the history or the following of the Detroit Red Wings. Steve Yzerman
[ Cities Detroit Few Following History Nhl Red Very Wings]
One truth stands firm. All that happens in world history rests on something spiritual. If the spiritual is strong, it creates world history. If it is weak, it suffers world history. Albert Schweitzer
[ Creates Firm Happens History Rests Something Spiritual Stands Strong Suffers Truth Weak World]
For the earliest period of the history of Israel, all that precedes the building of the temple, not a trace can be found of any sanctuary of exclusive legitimacy. Julius Wellhausen
[ Any Building Earliest Exclusive Found History Israel Legitimacy Period Precedes Sanctuary Temple Trace]
Food might be more immediately important than history but if you don't understand what's been done to you - by your own people and the so-called "they" - you can never get around it. Henry Hampton
[ Around Been Done Food Get History Immediately Important Might More Never Own So-Called Than Understand Your]
And religion causes most of the problems, war, and economics of course, and study your history or you're going to repeat it; and if you're burning a Harry Potter book you need some serious counseling, you don't get it, you're missing the whole point. Michael Berryman
[ Book Burning Causes Counseling Course Economics Get Going Harry History Missing Most Need Point Potter Problems Religion Repeat Serious Some Study War Whole Your]
Narcissism and the Confederate dead cannot be connected logically, or even historically; even were the connection an historical fact, they would not stand connected as art, for no one experiences raw history. Allen Tate
[ Art Cannot Confederate Connected Connection Dead Even Experiences Fact Historical Historically History Logically Narcissism Raw Stand Were Would]
To those who have chosen the profession of medicine, a knowledge of chemistry, and of some branches of natural history, and, indeed, of several other departments of science, affords useful assistance. Charles Babbage
[ Affords Assistance Branches Chemistry Chosen Departments History Indeed Knowledge Medicine Natural Other Profession Science Several Some Those Useful]
I did some commercials and a couple of B movies, then a few pilots that didn't go anywhere. Eventually I did the pilot for Beverly Hills, 90210. The rest is history. Brian Austin Green
[ Anywhere Beverly Commercials Couple Did Eventually Few Go Hills History Movies Pilot Pilots Rest Some Then]
According to the scientific naturalist version of cosmic history, nature is a permanently closed system of material effects that can never be influenced by something from outside - like God, for example. Phillip E. Johnson
[ According Closed Cosmic Effects Example God History Influenced Material Naturalist Nature Never Outside Permanently Scientific Something System Version]
Their memory's like a train: you can see it getting smaller as it pulls away And the things you can't remember Tell the things you can't forget that History puts a saint in every dream. Tom Waits
[ Away Dream Every Forget Getting History Memory Pulls Puts Remember Saint See Smaller Tell Their Things Train]
Any child knows that history can only be a reduced representation of reality, but it must be a true one, not distorted by queer lenses. Samuel E. Morison
[ Any Child Distorted History Knows Lenses Must Only Queer Reality Reduced Representation True]
In terms of writing about horses, I fell backwards into that. I was intent on getting a Ph.D., becoming a professor, and writing on history but I got sick 14 years ago when I was 19. Getting sick derailed that plan completely. Laura Hillenbrand
[ Ago Backwards Becoming Completely Fell Getting Got History Horses Intent Into Ph Plan Professor Sick Terms Writing Years]
We are not makers of history. We are made by history. Martin Luther King, Jr.
[ History Made Makers]
The FBI has had a history of sex discrimination complaints brought against it, as well as race discrimination. Anita Hill
[ Against Brought Complaints Discrimination Fbi Had History Race Sex Well]
In man - in the history of mankind, this has happened many times, and occupation leaders hang on to the land that they're occupying. People fight to liberate their land. But in the end, the people's will is what achieves victory. Hassan Nasrallah
[ Achieves End Fight Hang Happened History Land Leaders Liberate Man Mankind Many Occupation Occupying Their Times Victory Will]
The principle that human nature, in its psychological aspects, is nothing more than a product of history and given social relations removes all barriers to coercion and manipulation by the powerful. Noam Chomsky
[ Aspects Barriers Coercion Given History Human Manipulation More Nature Nothing Powerful Principle Product Psychological Relations Removes Social Than]
Every actor in the room honored Sidney for being there so many years before. And everybody was so moved to be at a place where history was being made again. It was tangible. Lee Grant
[ Actor Again Before Being Every Everybody History Honored Made Many Moved Place Room Sidney Tangible Where Years]
Rarely in broadcasting history has so much been riding on the whimsical flick of a few thousand wrists. Harriet Van Horne
[ Been Broadcasting Few Flick History Much Rarely Riding Thousand Whimsical Wrists]
You that would judge me, do not judge alone this book or that, come to this hallowed place where my friends' portraits hang and look thereon; Ireland's history in their lineaments trace; think where man's glory most begins and ends and say my glory was I had such friends. William Butler Yeats
[ Alone Begins Book Come Ends Friends Glory Had Hallowed Hang History Ireland Judge Look Man Most Place Portraits Say Such Their Thereon Think Trace Where Would]
The artist's job is to be a witness to his time in history. Robert Rauschenberg
[ Artist His History Job Time Witness]
The problem with allowing God a role in the history of life is not that science would cease, but rather that scientists would have to acknowledge the existence of something important which is outside the boundaries of natural science. Phillip E. Johnson
[ Acknowledge Allowing Boundaries Cease Existence God History Important Life Natural Outside Problem Rather Role Science Scientists Something Which Would]
We live in a world where amnesia is the most wished-for state. When did history become a bad word? John Guare
[ Amnesia Bad Become Did History Live Most State Where Word World]
The only justification for repressive institutions is material and cultural deficit. But such institutions, at certain stages of history, perpetuate and produce such a deficit, and even threaten human survival. Noam Chomsky
[ Certain Cultural Deficit Even History Human Institutions Justification Material Only Perpetuate Produce Repressive Stages Such Survival Threaten]
Crafts make us feel rooted, give us a sense of belonging and connect us with our history. Our ancestors used to create these crafts out of necessity, and now we do them for fun, to make money and to express ourselves. Phyllis George
[ Ancestors Belonging Connect Crafts Create Express Feel Fun Give History Make Money Necessity Now Our Ourselves Out Rooted Sense Them These Us Used]
East Asia has prospered since the end of the Vietnam War, and Northeast Asia has prospered since the end of the Korean War in a way that seems unimaginable when you think of the history of the first half of the century. William Kirby
[ Asia Century East End First Half History Korean Northeast Prospered Seems Since Think Unimaginable Vietnam War Way]
The claim of the State Socialists, however, that this right would not be exercised in matters pertaining to the individual in the more intimate and private relations of his life is not borne out by the history of governments. Benjamin Tucker
[ Borne Claim Exercised Governments His History However Individual Intimate Life Matters More Out Pertaining Private Relations Right Socialists State Would]
Sometimes history takes things into its own hands. Thurgood Marshall
[ Hands History Into Own Sometimes Takes Things]
For long, history was mainly political history, and historical narrative was confined to an account of the most important crises in political life, or to an account of wars and great generals. Michael I. Rostovtzeff
[ Account Confined Crises Generals Great Historical History Important Life Long Mainly Most Narrative Political Wars]
I went further and further back through the centuries to get a sense of perspective but now at least I understand why Irish history evokes such strong passions and emotions. James D'arcy
[ Back Centuries Emotions Evokes Further Get History Irish Least Now Passions Perspective Sense Strong Such Through Understand Went Why]
Judging from the main portions of the history of the world, so far, justice is always in jeopardy. Walt Whitman
[ Always Far History Jeopardy Judging Justice Main Portions World]
History has spurts and then is steady, and then maybe even backing up a step, and then forward again. Alan Bean
[ Again Backing Even Forward History Maybe Steady Step Then Up]
With the reorganization of 1898 finished, the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad entered a new period in its history. John Moody
[ Baltimore Entered Finished History New Ohio Period Railroad]
The dramatic modernization of the Asian economies ranks alongside the Renaissance and the Industrial Revolution as one of the most important developments in economic history. Larry Summers
[ Alongside Asian Developments Dramatic Economic Economies History Important Industrial Modernization Most Ranks Renaissance Revolution]
It is the soothing thing about history that it does repeat itself. Gertrude Stein History
[ Does History Itself Repeat Soothing Thing]
Every age sort of has its own history. History is really the stories that we retell to ourselves to make them relevant to every age. So we put our own values and our own spin on it. Terry Jones
[ Age Every History Make Our Ourselves Own Put Really Relevant Sort Spin Stories Them Values]
I cannot join the space program and restart my life as an astronaut, but this opportunity to connect my abilities as an educator with my interests in history and space is a unique opportunity to fulfill my early fantasies. Christa McAuliffe
[ Abilities Astronaut Cannot Connect Early Educator Fantasies Fulfill History Interests Join Life Opportunity Program Restart Space Unique]
I turned pro and won Rookie of the Year on the South African Tour and then it took me two tries at the qualifying school on the European Tour and to get my card and the rest is history. Retief Goosen
[ African Card European Get History Pro Qualifying Rest Rookie School South Then Took Tour Tries Turned Two Won Year]
Whenever one reads of the determination of the species, or opens a book on natural science and history, in whatever language, one inevitably comes across the name of Linne. Johannes Vilhelm Jensen
[ Across Book Comes Determination History Inevitably Language Name Natural Opens Reads Science Species Whatever Whenever]
That's history. I say history because it happened in the past. Murray Walker
[ Because Happened History Past Say]
History does not long entrust the care of freedom to the weak or the timid. Dwight D. Eisenhower
[ Care Does Entrust Freedom History Long Timid Weak]
History is the story of events, with praise or blame. Cotton Mather
[ Blame Events History Praise Story]
Harrison Ford was pretty content as a carpenter who thought it would be nice to work on TV and ended up being the biggest film star in the history of cinema. Dirk Benedict
[ Being Biggest Carpenter Cinema Content Ended Film Ford Harrison History Nice Pretty Star Thought Tv Up Work Would]
There is little for the great part of the history of the world except the bitter tears of pity and the hot tears of wrath. Woodrow Wilson
[ Bitter Except Great History Hot Little Part Pity Tears World Wrath]
Our nation was created in ways that allow human potential to prosper, and it created the greatest nation for people in the history of humanity. Now Obama is dismantling it, because he has no appreciation for our greatness. In fact, he resents it. He blames this country for whatever evils he sees around the world. Rush Limbaugh
[ Allow Appreciation Around Because Blames Country Created Dismantling Evils Fact Greatest Greatness History Human Humanity Nation Now Obama Obama Our Potential Prosper Resents Sees Ways Whatever World]
Life has obliged him to remember so much useful knowledge that he has lost not only his history, but his whole original cargo of useless knowledge; history, languages, literatures, the higher mathematics, or what you will - are all gone. Albert J. Nock
[ Cargo Gone Higher Him His History Knowledge Languages Life Lost Mathematics Much Obliged Only Original Remember Useful Useless Whole Will]
It states, History should be regarded as a means for understanding the past and solving the challenges of the future. It also suggests that this celebration of the end of slavery is an important and enriching part of the history and heritage of the United States. Mark Foley
[ Also Celebration Challenges End Enriching Future Heritage History Important Means Part Past Regarded Should Slavery Solving States Suggests Understanding United]
I sort of missed one big thing, to touch first base. I hope I didn't act foolish, but this is history. Mark McGwire
[ Act Base Big First Foolish History Hope Missed Sort Thing Touch]
The common people have no history: persecuted by the present, they cannot think of preserving the memory of the past. Jean Henri Fabre
[ Cannot Common History Memory Past Persecuted Present Preserving Think]
What I am is a thinking, feeling human being compelled by history. Avery Brooks
[ Am Being Compelled Feeling History Human Thinking]
I subscribe to William Faulkner's' view that history is not just about what we were before but who we are now. Ken Burns
[ Before Faulkner History Just Now Subscribe View Were William]
This is the most historic moment in Supreme Court history in our lifetime, no question about it. These are justices who are going to serve for decades. Jay Alan Sekulow
[ Court Decades Going Historic History Justices Lifetime Moment Most Our Question Serve Supreme These]
Man watches his history on the screen with apathy and an occasional passing flicker of horror or indignation. Conor Cruise O'Brien
[ Apathy Flicker His History Horror Indignation Man Occasional Passing Screen Watches]
The art music of the West has developed through out its history by means of individual geniuses, and out of the soil supporting them; non-Western musicians were born, and grew like the grasses of the field. Toru Takemitsu
[ Art Born Developed Field Geniuses Grasses Grew History Individual Means Music Musicians Out Soil Supporting Them Through Were West]
Without history we are the prisoners of the accident of where and when we were born. Donald Kagan
[ Accident Born History Prisoners Were Where Without]
But perhaps the rest of us could have separate classes in science appreciation, the wonder of science, scientific ways of thinking, and the history of scientific ideas, rather than laboratory experience. Richard Dawkins
[ Appreciation Classes Could Experience History Ideas Laboratory Perhaps Rather Rest Science Scientific Separate Than Thinking Us Ways Wonder]
Legend remains victorious in spite of history. Sarah Bernhardt
[ History Legend Remains Spite Victorious]
And remember, where you have a concentration of power in a few hands, all too frequently men with the mentality of gangsters get control. History has proven that. Lord Acton
[ Concentration Control Few Frequently Gangsters Get Hands History Men Mentality Power Proven Remember Too Where]
Stereotypes involving Christian identity, Christian persecution is so far back in history now that no one fears it being revived, unless you live in China, I guess. Gregg Easterbrook
[ Back Being China Christian Far Fears Guess History Identity Involving Live Now Persecution Revived Stereotypes Unless]
The greatest honor history can bestow is that of peacemaker. Richard M. Nixon
[ Bestow Greatest History Honor Peacemaker]
So I'm OK with myself, with history, my work, who I am and who I was. Sidney Poitier
[ Am History Myself Ok Work]
We're at unique point in history where the things that we are building are going to significantly impact our social, political, economical, and personal lives. Anita Borg
[ Building Economical Going History Impact Lives Our Personal Point Political Significantly Social Things Unique Where]
And History will smile to think that this is the species for which Socrates and Jesus Christ died. Julien Benda
[ Christ Died History Jesus Smile Socrates Species Think Which Will]
Indeed, one of the most successful and influential religious organizations in history, the Society of Jesus, was consciously modeled along military lines by its founder, Ignatius Loyola. Robert Shea
[ Along Consciously Founder History Indeed Influential Jesus Lines Military Modeled Most Organizations Religious Society Successful]
The sanctity of our battlefields, monuments, and veterans institutions is of utmost importance to preserve military history and pay respect to those who fought. Henry Waxman
[ Battlefields Fought History Importance Institutions Military Monuments Our Pay Preserve Respect Sanctity Those Utmost Veterans]
All through history, there have always been movements where business was not just about the accumulation of proceeds but also for the public good. Anita Roddick
[ Accumulation Also Always Been Business Good History Just Movements Proceeds Public Through Where]
Why would you create a movie for black people if you don't understand the history and perspective of the people you are doing it for? You need historical perspective to make sound decisions. Tim Reid
[ Black Create Decisions Doing Historical History Make Movie Need Perspective Sound Understand Why Would]
Yeah, I read history. But it doesn't make you nice. Hitler read history, too. Joan Rivers
[ History Hitler Make Nice Read Too Yeah]
Racism is an ism to which everyone in the world today is exposed; for or against, we must take sides. And the history of the future will differ according to the decision which we make. Ruth Benedict
[ According Against Decision Differ Everyone Exposed Future History Make Must Racism Sides Take Today Which Will World]
The sigh of History rises over ruins, not over landscapes, and in the Antilles there are few ruins to sigh over, apart from the ruins of sugar estates and abandoned forts. Derek Walcott
[ Abandoned Apart Estates Few History Landscapes Over Rises Ruins Sigh Sugar]
The ability of Americans to toss off oppressive characters is the most rewarding aspect, to me, of U.S. history. Norman Corwin
[ Ability Americans Aspect Characters History Most Off Oppressive Rewarding Toss]
A pacifist will often - at least nowadays - be an internationalist and vice versa. But history shows us that a pacifist need not think internationally. Christian Lous Lange
[ History Internationalist Internationally Least Need Nowadays Often Pacifist Shows Think Us Versa Vice Will]
The institution of chivalry forms one of the most remarkable features in the history of the Middle Ages. Horatio Alger
[ Ages Chivalry Features Forms History Institution Middle Most Remarkable]
Imagination is always the fabric of social life and the dynamic of history. The influence of real needs and compulsions, of real interests and materials, is indirect because the crowd is never conscious of it. Simone Weil
[ Always Because Compulsions Conscious Crowd Dynamic Fabric History Imagination Indirect Influence Interests Life Materials Needs Never Real Social]
Whatever we do or fail to do will influence the course of history. Arthur Henderson
[ Course Fail History Influence Whatever Will]
We are now in the Me Decade - seeing the upward roll of the third great religious wave in American history. Tom Wolfe
[ American Decade Great History Now Religious Roll Seeing Third Upward Wave]
We also have to make sure our children know the history of women. Tell them the rotten truth: It wasn't always possible for women to become doctors or managers or insurance people. Let them be armed with a true picture of the way we want it to be. Anne Roiphe
[ Also Always Armed Become Children Doctors History Insurance Know Make Managers Our Picture Possible Rotten Sure Tell Them True Truth Want Way Women]
I grew up in Europe, where the history comes from. Eddie Izzard
[ Comes Europe Grew History Up Where]
I have written too much history to have faith in it; and if anyone thinks I'm wrong, I am inclined to agree with him. Henry Adams
[ Agree Am Anyone Faith Him History Inclined Much Thinks Too Written Wrong]
You should read history and look at ostracism, persecution, martyrdom, and that kind of thing. They always happen to the best men, you know. George Eliot
[ Always Best Happen History Kind Know Look Martyrdom Men Persecution Read Should Thing]
You have to look at history as an evolution of society. Jean Chretien History
[ Evolution History Look Society]
What is the thread of western civilization that distinguished its course in history? It has to do with the preoccupation of western man with his outward command and his sense of superiority. Arthur Erickson
[ Civilization Command Course Distinguished His History Man Outward Preoccupation Sense Superiority Thread Western]
One of the lessons of history is that nothing is often a good thing to do and always a clever thing to say. Will Durant
[ Always Clever Good History Lessons Nothing Often Say Thing]
Since the birth of our Nation, no other right has been more important than having the ability to vote. Unfortunately, as history has shown, the denial of this right to minorities is a scar on our system of democracy. Jan Schakowsky
[ Ability Been Birth Democracy Denial Having History Important Minorities More Nation Other Our Right Scar Shown Since System Than Unfortunately Vote]
And thus goes segregation which is the most far-reaching development in the history of the Negro since the enslavement of the race. Carter G. Woodson
[ Development Enslavement Far-Reaching Goes History Most Negro Race Segregation Since Thus Which]
I wish that they had the freedoms like the Japanese and the Koreans and the Mexicans and everybody else that has that freedom to come over here and play the game, because I know Cuba has a very strong baseball history. Rafael Palmeiro
[ Baseball Because Come Cuba Else Everybody Freedom Freedoms Game Had Here History Japanese Know Koreans Mexicans Over Play Strong Very Wish]
Memoirs are the backstairs of history. George Meredith
[ History Memoirs]
It has been suggested at various times that I should start an operation in the United Kingdom but - bearing in mind my age and medical history - I think this would be not a very sensible way to go forward. Martin Fleischmann
[ Age Bearing Been Forward Go History Kingdom Medical Mind Operation Sensible Should Start Suggested Think Times United Various Very Way Would]
The positive testimony of history is that the State invariably had its origin in conquest and confiscation. No primitive State known to history originated in any other manner. Albert J. Nock
[ Any Confiscation Conquest Had History Invariably Known Manner Origin Originated Other Positive Primitive State Testimony]
The law reports in newspapers contain perhaps the only real history of England that has any relation to truth. Robert Baldwin Ross
[ Any Contain England History Law Newspapers Only Perhaps Real Relation Reports Truth]
Grace can and does have a history. Karl Rahner
[ Does Grace History]
We must admit that history is enjoyable to a large extent because it enables us to pass judgement on the past. Douglas Hurd
[ Admit Because Enables Enjoyable Extent History Judgement Large Must Pass Past Us]
The making of an American begins at the point where he himself rejects all other ties, any other history, and himself adopts the vesture of his adopted land. James Baldwin
[ Adopted Adopts American Any Begins Himself His History Land Making Other Point Rejects Ties Where]
I taught a lot of art history, especially Chinese, Japanese, and Indian. But the painting classes came back. The nudes came back. Not so much the still lifes. So now our department is the worst department, partly because it has the worst facilities. Ad Reinhardt
[ Art Back Because Came Chinese Classes Department Especially Facilities History Indian Japanese Lifes Lot Much Now Nudes Our Painting Partly Still Taught Worst]
I study history in order to give an interpretation. Oliver Stone
[ Give History Interpretation Order Study]
Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is God's gift, that's why we call it the present. Joan Rivers
[ Call Gift God History Mystery Present Today Tomorrow Why Yesterday]
Going back into the history of a word, very often into Latin, we come back pretty commonly to pictures or models of how things happen or are done. J. L. Austin
[ Back Come Commonly Done Going Happen History How Into Latin Models Often Pictures Pretty Things Very Word]
I really believed that if I could play that character, who is grounded in the earth and the history of the United States - not the kind of role I usually play - it would help me change the perception out there and my own perception of what I can accomplish as a performer. Andrea Martin
[ Accomplish Believed Change Character Could Earth Grounded Help History Kind Out Own Perception Performer Play Really Role States United Usually Would]
Seventy years ago this November, Vladimir Lenin created the modern totalitarian state, transforming simpler forms of tyranny into history's most sophisticated apparatus of rule by terror. Michael Johns
[ Ago Apparatus Created Forms History Into Lenin Modern Most November Rule Seventy Simpler Sophisticated State Terror Totalitarian Transforming Tyranny Years]
History is the interpretation of the significance that the past has for us. Johan Huizinga
[ History Interpretation Past Significance Us]
Someday, after we have mastered the winds, the waves, the tides and gravity, we shall harness for God the energies of love. Then for the second time in the history of the world, we will have discovered fire. Teilhard de Chardin
[ After Discovered Energies Fire God Gravity Harness History Love Mastered Second Shall Someday Then Tides Time Waves Will Winds World]
Roger King is, without a doubt, the greatest salesman in the history of anything. And I don't ever limit him just to television. He could sell you anything. Merv Griffin
[ Anything Could Doubt Ever Greatest Him History Just King Limit Roger Salesman Sell Television Without]
We would like to live as we once lived, but history will not permit it. John F. Kennedy History
[ History Live Lived Once Permit Will Would]
No period of history has ever been great or ever can be that does not act on some sort of high, idealistic motives, and idealism in our time has been shoved aside, and we are paying the penalty for it. Alfred North Whitehead
[ Act Aside Been Does Ever Great High History Idealism Idealistic Motives Our Paying Penalty Period Shoved Some Sort Time]
It was also Hegel who established the view that the different philosophic systems that we find in history are to be comprehended in terms of development and that they are generally one-sided because they owe their origins to a reaction against what has gone before. Walter Kaufmann
[ Against Also Because Before Comprehended Development Different Established Find Generally Gone Hegel History One-Sided One-Sided Origins Owe Philosophic Reaction Systems Terms Their View]
All history is pornography. Francesca da Rimini
[ History]
When you start out, you're not really aware. I didn't have a sense of photographic history. Herb Ritts
[ Aware History Out Photographic Really Sense Start]
I got more mail than anybody on the history of The Today Show, but half of it was to get me off the air. Willard Scott
[ Air Anybody Get Got Half History Mail More Off Show Than Today]
There aren't just bad people that commit genocide; we are all capable of it. It's our evolutionary history. James Lovelock
[ Bad Capable Commit Evolutionary Genocide History Just Our]
I have taught history on the high school and college levels, and am or have been a lecturer at the Smithsonian, The National Institutes of Health, and numerous colleges and universities, mostly on science fiction and technology subjects. Jack L. Chalker
[ Am Been College Colleges Fiction Health High History Institutes Lecturer Levels Mostly National Numerous School Science Smithsonian Subjects Taught Technology Universities]
We are all tourists in history, and irony is what we win in wars. Anatole Broyard War
[ History Irony Tourists Wars Win]
We live in a moment of history where change is so speeded up that we begin to see the present only when it is already disappearing. R. D. Laing Change
[ Already Begin Change Disappearing History Live Moment Only Present See Speeded Up Where]
Once you get into this great stream of history, you can't get out. Richard M. Nixon
[ Get Great History Into Once Out Stream]
Faith is a kind of winged intellect. The great workmen of history have been men who believed like giants. Charles Henry Parkhurst
[ Been Believed Faith Giants Great History Intellect Kind Men Winged Workmen]
When I was a graduate student, the leading spirits at Harvard were interested in the history of ideas. M. H. Abrams
[ Graduate Harvard History Ideas Interested Leading Spirits Student Were]
If I had been elected president in 1948, history would be vastly different. I believe we would have stemmed the growth of Big Government, which had begun with the New Deal and culminated with the Great Society. Strom Thurmond
[ Been Begun Believe Big Deal Different Elected Government Great Growth Had History New President Society Stemmed Vastly Which Would]
Life is a wonderful thing to talk about, or to read about in history books - but it is terrible when one has to live it. Jean Anouilh
[ Books History Life Live Read Talk Terrible Thing Wonderful]
Every major question in history is a religious question. It has more effect in molding life than nationalism or a common language. Hilaire Belloc
[ Common Effect Every History Language Life Major Molding More Nationalism Question Religious Than]
The 4th Amendment and the personal rights it secures have a long history. At the very core stands the right of a man to retreat into his own home and there be free from unreasonable governmental intrusion. Potter Stewart
[ Amendment Core Free Governmental His History Home Into Intrusion Long Man Own Personal Retreat Right Rights Secures Stands Unreasonable Very]
I further value this gift as it gave me an opportunity to accept this distinguished honor in a country so devoted to this cause and whose history marks a wonderful chapter in world development. Frank B. Kellogg
[ Accept Cause Chapter Country Development Devoted Distinguished Further Gave Gift History Honor Marks Opportunity Value Whose Wonderful World]
Liberty has never come from Government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of it. The history of liberty is a history of limitations of governmental power, not the increase of it. Woodrow Wilson
[ Always Come Government Governmental History Increase Liberty Limitations Never Power Subjects]
I have seen how effective language attached to policies that are mainstream and delivered by people who are passionate and effective can change the course of history. Frank Luntz
[ Attached Change Course Delivered Effective History How Language Mainstream Passionate Policies Seen]
The particular feature of Berlin - well, all you need to do is look at the map: the geographical position of the city right in the heart of Europe, and the separation of the most powerful two blocs we've ever had in history, which went all the way through Germany. Markus Wolf
[ Berlin Blocs City Europe Ever Feature Geographical Germany Had Heart History Look Map Most Need Particular Position Powerful Right Separation Through Two Way Well Went Which]
All History is current; all injustice continues on some level, somewhere in the world. Alice Walker
[ Continues Current History Injustice Level Some Somewhere World]
One of the biggest things I understood in a program like that was that it allowed more young African American scholars to do field research in the Caribbean and in Africa than had ever happened before in the history of the country and since. Bernice Johnson Reagon
[ Africa African Allowed American Before Biggest Caribbean Country Ever Field Had Happened History More Program Research Scholars Since Than Things Understood Young]
A woman's whole life is a history of the affections. Washington Irving
[ Affections History Life Whole Woman]
History has always been a series of pendulum swings, but the individual doesn't have to get caught in that. Robert Johnson
[ Always Been Caught Get History Individual Pendulum Series Swings]
We live in an era with no historical precedents. History is no longer useful as a tool in helping us understand current changes. Doug Coupland
[ Changes Current Era Helping Historical History Live Longer Precedents Tool Understand Us Useful]
In 1974, the modeling world changed. Jerry Ford and my lawyer negotiated the deal for the first exclusive contract in modeling history. Lauren Hutton
[ Changed Contract Deal Exclusive First Ford History Jerry Lawyer Modeling Negotiated World]
The very concept of objective truth is fading out of the world. Lies will pass into history. George Orwell
[ Concept Fading History Into Lies Objective Out Pass Truth Very Will World]
The Deep South has a completely different history, both good and bad, that is fascinating for everybody. It makes people work together who usually don't, and that sounds like a cliche in so many ways, but it actually happened... and it happened because of a beautiful idea. Genevieve Gorder
[ Actually Bad Beautiful Because Both Cliche Completely Deep Different Everybody Fascinating Good Happened History Idea Makes Many Sounds South Together Usually Ways Work]
No great man lives in vain. The history of the world is but the biography of great men. Thomas Carlyle
[ Biography Great History Lives Man Men Vain World]
Even the bands I dig don't have a history of attaining mass consumption. Evan Dando
[ Attaining Bands Consumption Dig Even History Mass]
Believe me, as one who has seen a number of international crises firsthand, they cannot be handled without an understanding of history. Pierre Salinger
[ Believe Cannot Crises Firsthand Handled History International Number Seen Understanding Without]
I think that's not a question that one can answer accurately. I read a whole range of books, quite a lot of history at the time, and still do read a lot. I read very widely. John Hume
[ Accurately Answer Books History Lot Question Quite Range Read Still Think Time Very Whole Widely]
In many ways, history is marked as 'before' and 'after' Rosa Parks. She sat down in order that we all might stand up, and the walls of segregation came down. Jesse Jackson
[ After Before Came Down History Many Marked Might Order Parks Rosa Sat Segregation She Stand Up Walls Ways]
Mr. Vice President, the most fiscally conservative thing this government has ever done, is to invest massively in the green part of the recovery. Because those green dollars are the hardest working dollars in the history of American politics. That same dollar that is being used to cut energy bills, is also cutting global warming gas emissions, is also cutting unemployment, is also cutting poverty, through retrofits it's also raising the value of homes, is also by cleaning the air, cutting asthma rates. Van Jones
[ Air Also American Asthma Because Being Bills Cleaning Conservative Cut Cutting Dollar Dollars Done Emissions Energy Ever Fiscally Gas Global Government Green Hardest History Homes Invest Massively Most Mr Part Politics Pover]
After Nixon resigned in 1974, he engaged in a very aggressive war with history, attempting to wipe out the Watergate stain and memory. Happily, history won, largely because of Nixon's tapes. Bob Woodward
[ After Aggressive Attempting Because Engaged Happily History Largely Memory Nixon Out Resigned Stain Tapes Very War Watergate Wipe Won]
In every European nation, there have been problems in history when the society was too divided. Harri Holkeri
[ Been Divided European Every History Nation Problems Society Too]
May it not be that, just as we have to have faith in Him, God has to have faith in us and, considering the history of the human race so far, may it not be that "faith" is even more difficult for Him than it is for us? W. H. Auden
[ Considering Difficult Even Faith Far God Him History Human Just May More Race Than Us]
France, and the whole of Europe have a great culture and an amazing history. Most important thing though is that people there know how to live! In America they've forgotten all about it. I'm afraid that the American culture is a disaster. Johnny Depp
[ Afraid Amazing America American Culture Disaster Europe Forgotten France Great History How Important Know Live Most Thing Though Whole]
There has never yet been a man in our history who led a life of ease whose name is worth remembering. Theodore Roosevelt
[ Been Ease History Led Life Man Name Never Our Remembering Whose Worth Yet]
Whatever can be noted historically can be found within history. Martin Heidegger
[ Found Historically History Noted Whatever Within]
There is humor in the specter of the worst disaster in our nation's history. All I have to do is sweep away the debris of shock to find it. Will Durst
[ Away Debris Disaster Find History Humor Nation Our Shock Specter Sweep Worst]
Anything in history or nature that can be described as changing steadily can be seen as heading toward catastrophe. Susan Sontag
[ Anything Catastrophe Changing Described Heading History Nature Seen Steadily Toward]
Don't get small units caught in between the forces of history. John W. Vessey, Jr.
[ Between Caught Forces Get History Small Units]
As the Iraqi people better understand that Saddam Hussein and his regime are history, it is my hope that they will get behind the coalition effort to help them create a democratic government and rebuild their country. Pete Domenici
[ Behind Better Coalition Country Create Democratic Effort Get Government Help His History Hope Hussein Iraqi Rebuild Regime Saddam Their Them Understand Will]
Gardeners instinctively know that flowers and plants are a continuum and that the wheel of garden history will always be coming full circle. Francis Cabot Lowell
[ Always Circle Coming Continuum Flowers Full Garden Gardeners History Instinctively Know Plants Wheel Will]
It is the greatest scam in history. I am amazed, appalled and highly offended by it. Global Warming; It is a scam. Some dastardly scientists with environmental and political motives manipulated long term scientific data to create an illusion of rapid global warming. John Coleman
[ Am Amazed Appalled Create Data Environmental Global Greatest Highly History Illusion Long Manipulated Motives Offended Political Rapid Scam Scientific Scientists Some Term Warming]
There is a huge responsibility on all of us to get England through. It would be one of the biggest disasters in sports history if we blew it and we must make sure it does not happen. Rio Ferdinand
[ Biggest Blew Disasters Does England Get Happen History Huge Make Must Responsibility Sports Sure Through Us Would]
We criticize, copy, patronize, idolize and insult but we never doubt that the U.S. has a unique position in the history of human hopes. Ferdinand Mount
[ Copy Criticize Doubt History Hopes Human Insult Never Patronize Position Unique]
In a way, the history of jazz's development is a small mirror of classical music's development through the centuries. Now jazz is a living form of original music, while classical music has gotten to the end of its cycle in terms of exploring its form. Mike Figgis
[ Centuries Classical Cycle Development End Exploring Form Gotten History Jazz Living Mirror Music Now Original Small Terms Through Way While]
True there has been more talk of peace since 1945 than, I should think, at any other time in history. At least we hear more and read more about it because man's words, for good or ill, can now so easily reach the millions. Lester B. Pearson
[ Any Because Been Easily Good Hear History Ill Least Man Millions More Now Other Peace Reach Read Should Since Talk Than Think Time True Words]
We may pretend that we're basically moral people who make mistakes, but the whole of history proves otherwise. Terry Hands
[ Basically History Make May Mistakes Moral Otherwise Pretend Proves Whole]
There is no history of mankind, there are only many histories of all kinds of aspects of human life. And one of these is the history of political power. This is elevated into the history of the world. Karl Popper
[ Aspects Elevated Histories History Human Into Kinds Life Mankind Many Only Political Power These World]
We released 400,000 classified documents, the most extraordinary history of a war to ever have been released in our civilization. Those documents cover 109,000 deaths. That is serious matter. Julian Assange
[ Been Civilization Classified Cover Deaths Documents Ever Extraordinary History Matter Most Our Released Serious Those War]
World history is a court of judgment. Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
[ Court History Judgment World]
What we call National-Socialism is the poisonous perversion of ideas which have a long history in German intellectual life. Thomas Mann
[ Call German History Ideas Intellectual Life Long Perversion Poisonous Which]
Having a track record to live up to and the history of successes had become a hindrance. It becomes harder to break out of what people expect you to do. Paul Simon
[ Become Becomes Break Expect Had Harder Having Hindrance History Live Out Record Successes Track Up]
The real history of consciousness starts with one's first lie. Joseph Brodsky
[ Consciousness First History Lie Real Starts]
He was what I often think is a dangerous thing for a statesman to be - a student of history; and like most of those who study history, he learned from the mistakes of the past how to make new ones. A. J. P. Taylor
[ Dangerous History How Learned Make Mistakes Most New Often Ones Past Statesman Student Study Thing Think Those]
I have a high regard for Native languages and the pivotal role they have played in our nation's history. Rick Renzi
[ High History Languages Nation Native Our Pivotal Played Regard Role]
There is a noble and a base side to every history. Thomas Wentworth
[ Base Every History Noble Side]
I think politics can no longer be assigned to parliamentary activity and it probably never could be. But politics with a small p and the history of trade union movement really interests me. Saffron Burrows
[ Activity Assigned Could History Interests Longer Movement Never Parliamentary Politics Probably Really Small Think Trade Union]
Neither current events nor history show that the majority rule, or ever did rule. Jefferson Davis
[ Current Did Events Ever History Majority Neither Nor Rule Show]
Developments in information technology and globalised media mean that the most powerful military in the history of the world can lose a war, not on the battlefield of dust and blood, but on the battlefield of world opinion. Timothy Garton Ash
[ Battlefield Blood Developments Dust History Information Lose Mean Media Military Most Opinion Powerful Technology War World]
My major allegiance has been to storytelling, not to history. Russell Banks
[ Allegiance Been History Major Storytelling]
We have our own history, our own language, our own culture. But our destiny is also tied up with the destinies of other people - history has made us all South Africans. Mangosuthu Buthelezi
[ Africans Also Culture Destinies Destiny History Language Made Other Our Own South Tied Up Us]
I like animals. I like natural history. The travel bit is not the important bit. The travel bit is what you have to do in order to go and look at animals. David Attenborough
[ Animals Bit Go History Important Look Natural Order Travel]
The book begins and ends with the visits to give the impression of a tunnel into their ancestors and family history. I believe in going backwards into the past - I felt I was digging a tunnel back to the past. Anita Desai
[ Ancestors Back Backwards Begins Believe Book Digging Ends Family Felt Give Going History Impression Into Past Their Tunnel Visits]
In the history of the treatment of depression, there was the dunking stool, purging of the bowels of black bile, hoses, attempts to shock the patient. All of these represent hatred or aggression towards what depression represents in the patient. James Hillman
[ Aggression Attempts Black Bowels Depression Hatred History Hoses Patient Represent Represents Shock Stool These Towards Treatment]
However, we all share the firm belief in the triumph of humanist and progressive values that mankind has achieved during its long history of struggle and creativeness. Tran Duc Luong
[ Achieved Belief Creativeness During Firm History However Humanist Long Mankind Progressive Share Struggle Triumph Values]
It's very likely that graduates, current employees and retirees have some wonderful pieces of Deer Park history in their closets or garages. Matt Lucas
[ Closets Current Deer Employees Graduates History Likely Park Pieces Retirees Some Their Very Wonderful]
Through the wholesale destruction of the representatives of a class that from the beginning of history had been the directing and creative force in civilization, a process began which was almost mechanical. Ralph A. Cram
[ Almost Been Began Beginning Civilization Class Creative Destruction Directing Force Had History Mechanical Process Representatives Through Which Wholesale]
I think feminists are unaware of the tremendous extent of the role of women in history. Vivienne Westwood
[ Extent Feminists History Role Think Tremendous Unaware Women]
To provide meaningful architecture is not to parody history but to articulate it. Daniel Libeskind Architecture
[ Architecture Articulate History Meaningful Parody Provide]
Television and film are our libraries now. Our history books. David Strathairn
[ Books Film History Libraries Now Our Television]
Personally, I would be delighted if there were a life after death, especially if it permitted me to continue to learn about this world and others, if it gave me a chance to discover how history turns out. Carl Sagan
[ After Chance Continue Death Delighted Discover Especially Gave History How Learn Life Others Out Permitted Personally Turns Were World Would]
There is no reason to repeat bad history. Eleanor Holmes Norton
[ Bad History Reason Repeat]
The pull, the attraction of history, is in our human nature. What makes us tick? Why do we do what we do? How much is luck the deciding factor? David McCullough
[ Attraction Deciding Factor History How Human Luck Makes Much Nature Our Pull Tick Us Why]
I think I'm the only actor in the history of film who got to slap Sam Jackson on the face and butt and lived to tell about it. Eugene Levy
[ Actor Face Film Got History Jackson Lived Only Sam Slap Tell Think]
The history of the Erie Railroad ever since 1901 has been a record of progress. John Moody
[ Been Erie Ever History Progress Railroad Record Since]
History is the present. That's why every generation writes it anew. But what most people think of as history is its end product, myth. E. L. Doctorow
[ Anew End Every Generation History Most Myth Present Product Think Why Writes]
There are some cities that I did take time out to study, 'cause I love history and one of them was Boston, and of course Rome and all of those places like that. But, in Syracuse or Rochester, or any of those places, no. Connie Francis
[ Any Boston Cause Cities Course Did History Love Out Places Rochester Rome Some Study Syracuse Take Them Those Time]
We know that golf is an ancient game with great history and tradition, but our golf is only 10 years old so don't judge us too harshly. Nursultan Nazarbayev
[ Ancient Game Golf Great Harshly History Judge Know Old Only Our Too Tradition Us Years]
Since the election, since the formation of a government, the death in Iraq has increased. The United States stands by, helpless to do anything about it. That's the reality, not George Bush's revisionist history! Mark Shields
[ Anything Bush Death Election Formation George Government Helpless History Increased Iraq Reality Revisionist Since Stands States United]
I believe that history has shape, order, and meaning; that exceptional men, as much as economic forces, produce change; and that passe abstractions like beauty, nobility, and greatness have a shifting but continuing validity. Camille Paglia
[ Abstractions Beauty Believe Change Continuing Economic Exceptional Forces Greatness History Meaning Men Much Nobility Order Passe Produce Shape Shifting Validity]
History is, strictly speaking, the study of questions; the study of answers belongs to anthropology and sociology. W. H. Auden
[ Answers Anthropology Belongs History Questions Sociology Speaking Strictly Study]
I see the great continuities in New Zealand history as being decency and common sense and up until now when we've confronted these things we've been able to talk them through, and I'm sure we will with this issue as well. Michael King
[ Able Been Being Common Confronted Decency Great History Issue New Now See Sense Sure Talk Them These Things Through Until Up Well Will Zealand]
Perhaps the most important lesson of the New Social Historians is that history belongs to those about whom or whose documents survive. Bruce Jackson
[ Belongs Documents Historians History Important Lesson Most New Perhaps Social Survive Those Whom Whose]
If Jesus Christ was who He claimed to be, and He did die on a cross at a point of time in history, then, for all history past and all history future it is relevant because that is the very focal point for forgiveness and redemption. Josh McDowell
[ Because Christ Claimed Cross Did Die Focal Forgiveness Future History Jesus Past Point Redemption Relevant Then Time Very]
From the beginning of our history the country has been afflicted with compromise. It is by compromise that human rights have been abandoned. Charles Sumner
[ Abandoned Afflicted Been Beginning Compromise Country History Human Our Rights]
Anyone who believes you can't change history has never tried to write his memoirs. David Ben-Gurion
[ Anyone Believes Change His History Memoirs Never Tried Write]
World history is tragic. Friedrich Durrenmatt
[ History Tragic World]
The 2004 Election marks the first time in modern political history that Republican voter turnout matched Democratic turnout in a presidential election year. Jeff Miller
[ Democratic Election First History Marks Matched Modern Political Presidential Republican Time Turnout Voter Year]
The trial of Ernst Zundel has gone down in Canadian history. Ernst Zundel
[ Canadian Down Ernst Gone History Trial]
At many points during our nation's history, there have been times - known in our history textbooks as "panics" - when adverse conditions affecting the financial and economic sectors of the country have caused individuals to hoard more than they need. Jo Bonner
[ Adverse Affecting Been Caused Conditions Country During Economic Financial History Hoard Individuals Known Many More Nation Need Our Panics Points Sectors Textbooks Than Times]
Those nations have a very great responsibility at this juncture of the world's affairs, for by throwing their joint weight into the scales of history on the right side, they may tip the balance decisively in favour of peace. Arthur Henderson
[ Affairs Balance Decisively Favour Great History Into Joint May Nations Peace Responsibility Right Scales Side Their Those Throwing Tip Very Weight World]
This empire, unlike any other in the history of the world, has been built primarily through economic manipulation, through cheating, through fraud, through seducing people into our way of life, through the economic hit men. I was very much a part of that. John Perkins
[ Any Been Built Cheating Economic Empire Fraud History Hit Into Life Manipulation Men Much Other Our Part Primarily Through Unlike Very Way World]
The past actually happened but history is only what someone wrote down. A. Whitney Brown History
[ Actually Down Happened History Only Past Someone Wrote]
The Secret Doctrine is the common property of the countless millions of men born under various climates, in times with which History refuses to deal, and to which esoteric teachings assign dates incompatible with the theories of Geology and Anthropology. H. P. Blavatsky
[ Anthropology Assign Born Climates Common Countless Dates Deal Doctrine Esoteric Geology History Incompatible Men Millions Property Refuses Secret Teachings Theories Times Under Various Which]
History could pass for a scarlet text, its jot and title graven red in human blood. Eldridge Cleaver
[ Blood Could History Human Jot Pass Red Scarlet Text Title]
America is becoming more and more dependent upon imports from foreign manufacturers than we are exports from our country in all fields: in appliances, in clothing, even food. This year America may become for the first time in its history a net food importer. Marcy Kaptur
[ America Appliances Become Becoming Clothing Country Dependent Even Exports Fields First Food Foreign History Imports Manufacturers May More Net Our Than Time Upon Year]
The bungalow had more to do with how Americans live today than any other building that has gone remotely by the name of architecture in our history. Russell Lynes Architecture
[ Americans Any Architecture Building Gone Had History How Live More Name Other Our Remotely Than Today]
When you say things like, 'We have to wipe out the Taliban,' what does that mean? The Taliban is not a fixed number of people. The Taliban is an ideology that has sprung out of a history that, you know, America created anyway. Arundhati Roy
[ America Anyway Created Does Fixed History Ideology Know Mean Number Out Say Sprung Taliban Things Wipe]
I got a call to come in and meet Fox, and the rest is history. Paula Abdul
[ Call Come Fox Got History Meet Rest]
You can't walk alone. Many have given the illusion, but none have really walked alone. Man is not made that way. Each man is bedded in his people, their history, their culture, and their values. Peter Abrahams
[ Alone Culture Each Given His History Illusion Made Man Many None Really Their Values Walk Walked Way]
South Africa had a long record of studies in prehistory, going back to the end of the last century. Louis Leakey
[ Africa Back Century End Going Had Last Long Prehistory Record South Studies]
A study of the history of wages back through the years indicates clearly that when the cost-of-living rises appreciably wages have shortly been adjusted upward also. Charles E. Wilson
[ Adjusted Also Back Been Clearly History Indicates Rises Shortly Study Through Upward Wages Years]
Journalism allows its readers to witness history; fiction gives its readers an opportunity to live it. John Hersey
[ Allows Fiction Gives History Journalism Live Opportunity Readers Witness]
We have not invaded anyone. We have not conquered anyone. We have not grabbed their land, their culture, their history and tried to enforce our way of life on them. Abdul Kalam
[ Anyone Conquered Culture Enforce Grabbed History Invaded Land Life Our Their Them Tried Way]
The Iliad is the private lives of people thrown into disorder by history. Raymond Queneau
[ Disorder History Iliad Into Lives Private Thrown]
It's a major part of world history that men are trying to kill each other. It's just one slaughter after the other. We talk about it, but no one's really listening. Fred Ward
[ After Each History Just Kill Listening Major Men Other Part Really Slaughter Talk Trying World]
Those who have heard me speak from time to time know that quite often I cite the observation of that great American author, Mark Twain, who said, history does not repeat itself, but it rhymes. J. D. Hayworth
[ American Author Cite Does Great Heard History Itself Know Mark Observation Often Quite Repeat Rhymes Said Speak Those Time Twain]
Do you seriously expect me to be the first Prince of Wales in history not to have a mistress? Prince Charles
[ Expect First History Mistress Prince Seriously Wales]
A country grows in history not only because of the heroism of its troops on the field of battle, it grows also when it turns to justice and to right for the conservation of its interests. Aristide Briand
[ Also Battle Because Conservation Country Field Grows Heroism History Interests Justice Only Right Troops Turns]
No matter what we call it, poison is still poison, death is still death, and industrial civilization is still causing the greatest mass extinction in the history of the planet. Derrick Jensen
[ Call Causing Civilization Death Extinction Greatest History Industrial Mass Matter Planet Poison Still]
History takes time. History makes memory. Gertrude Stein
[ History Makes Memory Takes Time]
The United Nations has a critical role to play in promoting stability, security, democracy, human rights, and economic development. The UN is as relevant today as at any time in its history, but it needs reform. Chuck Hagel
[ Any Critical Democracy Development Economic History Human Nations Needs Play Promoting Reform Relevant Rights Role Security Stability Time Today Un United]
History's just been made for sale to an inside deal. Ken Burns
[ Been Deal History Inside Just Made Sale]
Let's be very honest about what this is about. It's not about bashing Democrats, it's not about taxes, they have no idea what the Boston tea party was about, they don't know their history at all. This is about hating a black man in the White House. This is racism straight up. Janeane Garofalo
[ Black Boston Democrats Hating History Honest House Idea Know Man Party Racism Straight Taxes Tea Their Up Very White]
Sweetheart, I'm the biggest ripped-off cartoonist in the history of the world, and that's all I'm going to say. Ralph Bakshi
[ Biggest Cartoonist Going History Say Sweetheart World]
Our national history has so often filled us with bitterness and the feeling of helplessness. Lech Walesa
[ Bitterness Feeling Filled Helplessness History National Often Our Us]
We talked about the Internet and Wikipedia and how facts and history are being collectively created online. Joichi Ito
[ Being Collectively Created Facts History How Internet Online Talked]
Revolutions are the locomotives of history. Karl Marx
[ History Revolutions]
There are several books out on punk history, but I haven't read any of them. I was there. Greg Ginn
[ Any Books Haven History Out Punk Read Several Them]
Long after this wonderful event in the Earth's history, when the human species was spread over a good deal of Asia, Europe, and Africa, migration to the American continents began in attempts to find new feeding grounds and unoccupied areas for hunting and fishing. Harry Johnston
[ Africa After American Areas Asia Attempts Began Continents Deal Earth Europe Event Feeding Find Fishing Good Grounds History Human Hunting Long Migration New Over Species Spread Wonderful]
Things have never been more like the way they are today in history. Dwight D. Eisenhower
[ Been History More Never Things Today Way]
Emerson was the chief figure in the American transcendental movement, a fact that complicates all accounts of him in literary or cultural history. Howard Mumford Jones
[ Accounts American Chief Complicates Cultural Emerson Fact Figure Him History Literary Movement Transcendental]
Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe. H. G. Wells History
[ Becomes Between Catastrophe Education History Human More Race]
As an actor, you have to have your history. Nora Dunn
[ Actor History Your]
Science Fiction is not just about the future of space ships travelling to other planets, it is fiction based on science and I am using science as my basis for my fiction, but it's the science of prehistory - palaeontology and archaeology - rather than astronomy or physics. Jean M. Auel
[ Am Archaeology Astronomy Based Basis Fiction Future Just Other Palaeontology Physics Planets Prehistory Rather Science Ships Space Than Travelling Using]
We have said that Israel has had a very bad history with the United Nations, and whoever cares for himself in Israel distances himself from that Organization. Yitzhak Shamir
[ Bad Cares Distances Had Himself History Israel Nations Organization Said United Very Whoever]
The path towards a free society has not been simple. There are tragic and glorious pages in our history. Vladimir Putin
[ Been Free Glorious History Our Pages Path Simple Society Towards Tragic]
The history of the past is but one long struggle upward to equality. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
[ Equality History Long Past Struggle Upward]
Throughout American history many of our social gains and much of our progress toward democracy were made possible by the active intervention of the federal government. Harold Washington
[ Active American Democracy Federal Gains Government History Intervention Made Many Much Our Possible Progress Social Throughout Toward Were]
I am very lucky and grateful to have this living link to a past era, the violin presumably having much more history to it than the later portion that I know. Lara St. John
[ Am Era Grateful Having History Know Later Link Living Lucky More Much Past Portion Presumably Than Very Violin]
At Munich we sold the Czechs for a few months grace, but the disgrace will last as long as history. F. L. Lucas
[ Czechs Disgrace Few Grace History Last Long Months Munich Sold Will]
It is in the admission of ignorance and the admission of uncertainty that there is a hope for the continuous motion of human beings in some direction that doesn't get confined, permanently blocked, as it has so many times before in various periods in the history of man. Richard P. Feynman
[ Admission Before Beings Blocked Confined Continuous Direction Get History Hope Human Ignorance Man Many Motion Periods Permanently Some Times Uncertainty Various]
No matter how vital experience might be while you lived it, no sooner was it ended and dead than it became as lifeless as the piles of dry dust in a school history book. Ellen Glasgow
[ Became Book Dead Dry Dust Ended Experience History How Lifeless Lived Matter Might Piles School Sooner Than Vital While]
I am trying to make art that relates to the deepest and most mythic concerns of human kind and I believe that, at this moment of history, feminism is humanism. Judy Chicago
[ Am Art Believe Concerns Deepest Feminism History Human Humanism Kind Make Moment Most Mythic Relates Trying]
John Paul II, above all, managed to contain the huge mass of frustration, of hate that had accumulated in that region, in favour of a peaceful transition. This was, without doubt, something that changed European history. Rocco Buttiglione
[ Above Accumulated Changed Contain Doubt European Favour Frustration Had Hate History Huge Ii John Managed Mass Paul Peaceful Region Something Transition Without]
Men make history and not the other way around. In periods where there is no leadership, society stands still. Progress occurs when courageous, skillful leaders seize the opportunity to change things for the better. Harry S. Truman
[ Around Better Change Courageous History Leaders Leadership Make Men Occurs Opportunity Other Periods Progress Seize Skillful Society Stands Still Things Way Where]
You know, we have a long history of covering different periods of this band's development with a live record... a sort of live thing that would be done for three or four records, and that was the intention with this particular package. Alex Lifeson
[ Band Covering Development Different Done Four History Intention Know Live Long Package Particular Periods Record Records Sort Thing Three Would]
And why do we, who say we oppose tyranny and demand freedom of speech, allow people to go to prison and be vilified, and magazines to be closed down on the spot, for suggesting another version of history. David Icke
[ Allow Another Closed Demand Down Freedom Go History Magazines Oppose Prison Say Speech Spot Suggesting Tyranny Version Vilified Why]
People just want to hear some common sense... and I bring to bear the experience in local government and state government and national government - I was the first woman in history on the Senate Finance Committee - not to mention the diplomatic international experience. Carol Moseley Braun
[ Bear Bring Committee Common Diplomatic Experience Finance First Government Hear History International Just Local Mention National Senate Sense Some State Want Woman]
The Internet is the most important single development in the history of human communication since the invention of call waiting. Dave Barry Technology
[ Call Communication Development History Human Important Internet Invention Most Since Single Waiting]
I teach at USC, and it's obvious to anyone who teaches college students that they don't cover much modern history and certainly not the modern presidency. Robert Scheer
[ Anyone Certainly College Cover History Modern Much Obvious Presidency Students Teach Teaches Usc]
The history of saints is mainly the history of insane people. Benito Mussolini
[ History Insane Mainly Saints]
There are worlds of experience beyond the world of the aggressive man, beyond history, and beyond science. The moods and qualities of nature and the revelations of great art are equally difficult to define; we can grasp them only in the depths of our perceptive spirit. Ansel Adams
[ Aggressive Art Beyond Define Depths Difficult Equally Experience Grasp Great History Man Moods Nature Only Our Perceptive Qualities Revelations Science Spirit Them World Worlds]
On the contrary, history generally confirms that the more conscious and the better you are organized in vanguard organizations, the more constructively you operate in the mass organizations of the working class. Ernest Mandel
[ Better Class Confirms Conscious Constructively Contrary Generally History Mass More Operate Organizations Organized Vanguard Working]
In the history of the world, no one has ever washed a rented car. Lawrence Summers
[ Car Ever History Rented Washed World]
Numerous politicians have seized absolute power and muzzled the press. Never in history has the press seized absolute power and muzzled the politicians. David Brinkley
[ Absolute History Never Numerous Politicians Power Press Seized]
It is my hope that as we commemorate Black History Month in the future, we will continue to celebrate the many achievements and rich culture of African-Americans. Eliot Engel
[ Achievements African-Americans Black Celebrate Commemorate Continue Culture Future History Hope Many Month Rich Will]
I learned much more about acting from philosophy courses, psychology courses, history and anthropology than I ever learned in acting class. Tim Robbins
[ Acting Anthropology Class Courses Ever History Learned More Much Philosophy Psychology Than]
The oppressed peoples can liberate themselves only through struggle. This is a simple and clear truth confirmed by history. Kim Il Sung
[ Clear Confirmed History Liberate Only Oppressed Peoples Simple Struggle Themselves Through Truth]
The difference between me and the newer artists is that I have the history with the architects, the masters that started the music. I know where the music came from. Ricky Skaggs
[ Architects Artists Between Came Difference History Know Masters Music Newer Started Where]
In the old days... it was a basic, cardinal fact that producers didn't have opinions. When I was producing natural history programmes, I didn't use them as vehicles for my own opinion. They were factual programmes. David Attenborough
[ Basic Cardinal Days Fact Factual History Natural Old Opinion Opinions Own Producers Producing Programmes Them Use Vehicles Were]
But 18 years after the passage of the Civil Liberties Act, there still remains unfinished work to completely rectify and close this regrettable chapter in our Nation's history. Xavier Becerra
[ Act After Chapter Civil Close Completely History Liberties Nation Our Passage Rectify Regrettable Remains Still Unfinished Work Years]
In the Federal Government, electronic records are as indispensable as their paper counterparts for documenting citizens' rights, the actions for which officials are accountable, and the nation's history. Allen Weinstein
[ Accountable Actions Citizens Counterparts Documenting Electronic Federal Government History Indispensable Nation Officials Paper Records Rights Their Which]
The War on Terror is one of the most critical national security efforts in our history. Sue Kelly
[ Critical Efforts History Most National Our Security Terror War]
More than forty years of Communist rule in Central and Eastern Europe resulted in an unhappy and artificial division of Europe. It is this dark chapter of European history that we now have the opportunity to close. Anders Fogh Rasmussen
[ Artificial Central Chapter Close Communist Dark Division Eastern Europe European Forty History More Now Opportunity Resulted Rule Than Unhappy Years]
Why don't they go ahead and change the name of the White House to the West House. They want to do away with the heritage of White Settlement and destroy the history of White Settlement. Alan Price
[ Ahead Away Change Destroy Go Heritage History House Name Settlement Want West White Why]
There's a need to keep the history of an artform going, parallel with the new work that's being done. Hal Price
[ Artform Being Done Going History Keep Need New Parallel Work]
Never in our country's history have we witnessed a natural disaster that has impacted so many people in such a wide area. In fact, as of the writing of this column, millions of people along the Gulf Coast have been displaced from their homes in a period of only five days. Jo Bonner
[ Along Area Been Coast Column Country Days Disaster Displaced Fact Five Gulf History Homes Impacted Many Millions Natural Never Only Our Period Such Their Wide Witnessed Writing]
So don't get me wrong, I love my songs, and I still love hearing them. That's history, baby. Ronnie Spector
[ Baby Get Hearing History Love Songs Still Them Wrong]
In a network situation, a vice president, while he's shaving, can decide your history. Phil Donahue
[ Decide History Network President Shaving Situation Vice While Your]
Certain periods in history suddenly lift humanity to an observation point where a clear light falls upon a world previously dark. Anne Sullivan Macy
[ Certain Clear Dark Falls History Humanity Lift Light Observation Periods Point Previously Suddenly Upon Where World]
With God's help and guidance, we shall soon see the end of this most unpleasant chapter in our history. John Agyekum Kufuor
[ Chapter End God Guidance Help History Most Our See Shall Soon Unpleasant]
I do have to say that I think that President Obama is the greatest President in the history of all of our Presidents, and that he can do no wrong in my book. So how's that for prejudice on the Democratic side? Denis Leary
[ Book Democratic Greatest History How Obama Obama Our Prejudice President Presidents Say Side Think Wrong]
Among the many misdeeds of the British rule in India, history will look upon the act depriving a whole nation of arms as the blackest. Mohandas Gandhi
[ Act Among Arms Blackest British Depriving History India Look Many Misdeeds Nation Rule Upon Whole Will]
History uses a unit of measure for time that is different from that of the lifespan of the individual, whereas man is only too ready to measure the evolution of history by his own yardstick. Gustav Stresemann
[ Different Evolution His History Individual Man Measure Only Own Ready Time Too Unit Uses Whereas Yardstick]
I cannot be much pleased without an appearance of truth; at least of possibility I wish the history to be natural though the sentiments are refined; and the characters to be probable, though their behaviour is excelling. Frances Burney
[ Appearance Behaviour Cannot Characters History Least Much Natural Pleased Possibility Probable Refined Sentiments Their Though Truth Wish Without]
Our ignorance of history causes us to slander our own times. Gustave Flaubert
[ Causes History Ignorance Our Own Slander Times Us]
Uncertainty and fear and ignorance about immigrants, about people who are different, has a history as old as our Nation. Luis Gutierrez
[ Different Fear History Ignorance Immigrants Nation Old Our Uncertainty]
History develops, art stands still. E. M. Forster
[ Art Develops History Stands Still]
If a race has no history, if it has no worthwhile tradition, it becomes a negligible factor in the thought of the world, and it stands in danger of being exterminated. Carter G. Woodson
[ Becomes Being Danger Exterminated Factor History Negligible Race Stands Thought Tradition World Worthwhile]
Religion has caused more misery to all of mankind in every stage of human history than any other single idea. Madalyn Murray O'Hair
[ Any Caused Every History Human Idea Mankind Misery More Other Religion Single Stage Than]
The character and history of each child may be a new and poetic experience to the parent, if he will let it. Margaret Fuller
[ Character Child Each Experience History May New Parent Poetic Will]
We have wasted History like a bunch of drunks shooting dice back in the men's crapper of the local bar. Charles Bukowski
[ Back Bar Bunch Dice Drunks History Local Men Shooting Wasted]
I go into my library and all history unrolls before me. Alexander Smith
[ Before Go History Into Library]
I almost fainted. There was no family history. I had been eating a vegetarian diet and I exercised. Rue McClanahan
[ Almost Been Diet Eating Exercised Family Had History Vegetarian]
Violence is a part of America. I don't want to single out rap music. Let's be honest. America's the most violent country in the history of the world, that's just the way it is. We're all affected by it. Spike Lee
[ Affected America Country History Honest Just Most Music Out Part Rap Single Violence Violent Want Way World]
And we want to develop our strategy to partnership and friendship with the United States, which is connected with a very rich history but what is very important for our future. Aleksander Kwasniewski
[ Connected Develop Friendship Future History Important Our Partnership Rich States Strategy United Very Want Which]
Never in the history of cinema has a medium entertained an audience. It's what you do with the medium. John Lasseter
[ Audience Cinema Entertained History Medium Never]
Robots have a rich and storied history in movies. John Podhoretz
[ History Movies Rich Robots]
The science of politics is the one science that is deposited by the streams of history, like the grains of gold in the sand of a river; and the knowledge of the past, the record of truths revealed by experience, is eminently practical, as an instrument of action and a power that goes to making the future. Lord Acton
[ Action Deposited Eminently Experience Future Goes Gold Grains History Instrument Knowledge Making Past Politics Power Practical Record Revealed River Sand Science Streams Truths]
Wisely used history can give pleasure and provide us with a useful tool; but we should not become its slaves. Douglas Hurd
[ Become Give History Pleasure Provide Should Slaves Tool Us Used Useful Wisely]
If some peoples pretend that history or geography gives them the right to subjugate other races, nations, or peoples, there can be no peace. Ludwig von Mises
[ Geography Gives History Nations Other Peace Peoples Pretend Races Right Some Subjugate Them]
At times, we were forced to go through a history of dependence, unable to determine our own destiny. But today, we are at the threshold of a new turning point. Moo-hyum Roh
[ Dependence Destiny Determine Forced Go History New Our Own Point Threshold Through Times Today Turning Unable Were]
My style is where you see the individual and where a personality is communicated through actions, decisions, single objects and facts, where the whole draws together to form a history. Martin Kippenberger
[ Actions Communicated Decisions Draws Facts Form History Individual Objects Personality See Single Style Through Together Where Whole]
Sir, allusion has been made, in an early stage of this debate, to the history of the excitement which once pervaded a considerable part of the country, in reference to the transportation of the mails on the Lord's day. Caleb Cushing
[ Been Considerable Country Day Debate Early Excitement History Lord Made Once Part Pervaded Reference Sir Stage Transportation Which]
In history as in human life, regret does not bring back a lost moment and a thousand years will not recover something lost in a single hour. Stefan Zweig
[ Back Bring Does History Hour Human Life Lost Moment Recover Regret Single Something Thousand Will Years]
We are people with all the hopes, dreams, passions, and faults of everyone else. Eighty percent of us are born into families with no history of dwarfism. Billy Barty
[ Born Dreams Eighty Else Everyone Families Faults History Hopes Into Passions Percent Us]
History is a tool used by politicians to justify their intentions. Ted Koppel History
[ History Intentions Justify Politicians Their Tool Used]
This is what Hollywood tends to do. It tends to disregard tradition, history and anything factual, twisting it and turning it and making it all okay regardless of what the English may think of it. Christian Slater
[ Anything Disregard English Factual History Hollywood Making May Okay Regardless Tends Think Tradition Turning Twisting]
I'm the Latin artist who has been the most successful in history at representing the Latin culture. The stylings of my words are immodest, but it's the truth. Julio Iglesias
[ Artist Been Culture History Immodest Latin Most Representing Successful Truth Words]
Prayer holds together the shattered fragments of the creation. It makes history possible. Jacques Ellul
[ Creation Fragments History Holds Makes Possible Prayer Shattered Together]
That was the first time ever in history that anybody got Special Guest Star. I started that whole nonsense. Jonathan Harris
[ Anybody Ever First Got Guest History Nonsense Special Star Started Time Whole]
In over 160 years of recorded baseball history, no team had ever won a championship this way. John Thorn
[ Baseball Championship Ever Had History Over Recorded Team Way Won Years]
It is doubtless one of Aristotle's great services that he conceived so clearly the truth that literature is a thing that grows and has a history. Gilbert Murray
[ Aristotle Clearly Conceived Doubtless Great Grows History Literature Services Thing Truth]
The marvel of all history is the patience with which men and women submit to burdens unnecessarily laid upon them by their governments. George Washington
[ Burdens Governments History Laid Marvel Men Patience Submit Their Them Unnecessarily Upon Which Women]
History is a relentless master. It has no present, only the past rushing into the future. To try to hold fast is to be swept aside. John F. Kennedy History
[ Aside Fast Future History Hold Into Master Only Past Present Relentless Rushing Swept Try]
These terrorist actions, prepared in cold blood, against the people, the society and the institutions of the United States are unprecedented in history. Ferenc Madl
[ Actions Against Blood Cold History Institutions Prepared Society States Terrorist These United Unprecedented]
First, the year 2004, the year past, the Comptroller General of the United States, David A. Walker, said that arguably it was the worst year in American fiscal history, clearly setting our Nation on an unsustainable path. Jim Cooper
[ American Arguably Clearly David First Fiscal General History Nation Our Past Path Said Setting States United Unsustainable Walker Worst Year]
Classes struggle, some classes triumph, others are eliminated. Such is history; such is the history of civilization for thousands of years. Mao Zedong
[ Civilization Classes Eliminated History Others Some Struggle Such Thousands Triumph Years]
In the more recently disclosed field of history in the ancient Near East, however, there has been no such sense of responsibility displayed by historians either in Europe or America. James H. Breasted
[ America Ancient Been Disclosed Displayed East Either Europe Field Historians History However More Near Recently Responsibility Sense Such]
We used to root for the Indians against the cavalry, because we didn't think it was fair in the history books that when the cavalry won it was a great victory, and when the Indians won it was a massacre. Dick Gregory History
[ Against Because Books Cavalry Fair Great History Indians Massacre Root Think Used Victory Won]
To take wine into our mouths is to savor a droplet of the river of human history. Clifton Paul Fadiman
[ History Human Into Mouths Our River Savor Take Wine]
I do not think it is an exaggeration to say history is largely a history of inflation, usually inflations engineered by governments for the gain of governments. Friedrich August von Hayek
[ Engineered Exaggeration Gain Governments History Inflation Largely Say Think Usually]
When child actors act well they're just reacting to situations, and they're acting very real because their life experience is so short; there's no history to fall back on. Mariel Hemingway
[ Act Acting Actors Back Because Child Experience Fall History Just Life Reacting Real Short Situations Their Very Well]
History is only the register of crimes and misfortunes. Voltaire
[ Crimes History Misfortunes Only Register]
Furthermore, the study of the present surroundings is insufficient: the history of the people, the influence of the regions through which it has passed on its migrations, and the people with whom it came into contact, must be considered. Franz Boas
[ Came Considered Contact Furthermore History Influence Insufficient Into Migrations Must Passed Present Regions Study Surroundings Through Which Whom]
I'm sure that was the right step, even though, formally speaking, it may seem disadvantageous for a president to resign. But, looking into what is happening today and what is going to happen in the future, I think history will show I made the right decision. Eduard Shevardnadze
[ Decision Disadvantageous Even Formally Future Going Happen Happening History Into Looking Made May President Resign Right Seem Show Speaking Step Sure Think Though Today Will]
I think there was a revolution in poetry, associated chiefly with Eliot and Pound; but maybe it is of the nature of revolutions or of the nature of history that their innovations should later come to look trivial or indistinguishable from technical tricks. Howard Nemerov
[ Associated Chiefly Come Eliot History Indistinguishable Innovations Later Look Maybe Nature Poetry Pound Revolution Revolutions Should Technical Their Think Tricks Trivial]
If the September 11 terror attack is supposed to constitute a caesura in world history, it must be able to stand comparison to other events of world historical impact. Jurgen Habermas
[ Able Attack Comparison Constitute Events Historical History Impact Must Other September Stand Supposed Terror World]
Throughout the human experience people have read history because they felt that it was a pleasure and that it was in some way instructive. The profession of professor of history has taken it in a very different direction. Donald Kagan
[ Because Different Direction Experience Felt History Human Instructive Pleasure Profession Professor Read Some Taken Throughout Very Way]
The history of astronomy is a history of receding horizons. Edwin Powell Hubble
[ Astronomy History Horizons Receding]
Hardly a name in profane history is more august than his. Hardly another character in the world's record has made so little of its opportunities. His discovery was a blunder; his blunder was a new world; the New World is his monument. Justin Winsor
[ Another August Blunder Character Discovery Hardly His History Little Made Monument More Name New Opportunities Profane Record Than World]
Cycles of shortage and surplus characterize the entire history of oil. Daniel Yergin
[ Characterize Cycles Entire History Oil Shortage Surplus]
I have long been interested in landscape history, and when younger and more robust I used to do much tramping of the English landscape in search of ancient field systems, drove roads, indications of prehistoric settlement. Penelope Lively
[ Ancient Been Drove English Field History Indications Interested Landscape Long More Much Prehistoric Roads Robust Search Settlement Systems Used Younger]
The life history of the individual is first and foremost an accommodation to the patterns and standards traditionally handed down in his community. Ruth Benedict
[ Accommodation Community Down First Foremost Handed His History Individual Life Patterns Standards Traditionally]
Long before history began we men have got together apart from the women and done things. We had time. C. S. Lewis
[ Apart Before Began Done Got Had History Long Men Things Time Together Women]
I think that that multiplatform development is what's on the mind of most high-end PC developers now... this is really the first time in the industry's history that we've had console machines that can handle all that PC developers can deliver. Mike Wilson
[ Console Deliver Developers Development First Had Handle History Industry Machines Mind Most Now Pc Really Think Time]
Unfortunately, our history has abundant examples of patriotism being used to hurt those who express views in disagreement with that of the majority. Vic Snyder
[ Abundant Being Disagreement Examples Express History Hurt Majority Our Patriotism Those Unfortunately Used Views]
An attempt is already underway to revise history - to leave the impression that the former president had nothing to do with Watergate. But there is no doubt about his obstruction of justice after the Watergate break-in. John J. Sirica
[ After Already Attempt Doubt Former Had His History Impression Justice Leave Nothing Obstruction President Revise Underway Watergate]
There is nothing glorious about what our ancestors call history. It is simply a succession of mistakes, intolerances and violations. Claude Vorilhon
[ Ancestors Call Glorious History Mistakes Nothing Our Simply Succession Violations]
I think that many people in history who had power were bumped off because they had power. Oliver Stone
[ Because Bumped Had History Many Off Power Think Were]
History is a facsimile of events held together by finally biographical information. Robert Smithson
[ Biographical Events Finally Held History Information Together]
The true history of my administration will be written 50 years from now, and you and I will not be around to see it. George W. Bush
[ Administration Around History Now See True Will Written Years]
I loved history, particularly of the British, American and Old Testament kind. Luke Ford
[ American British History Kind Loved Old Particularly Testament]
It takes an endless amount of history to make even a little tradition. Henry James History
[ Amount Endless Even History Little Make Takes Tradition]
I am very proud to come back, to speak on the disinterested effort we have made and I believe that, with all due respect, that the decisions we made, when we turned our final report over to President Johnson, will stand in history. John Sherman Cooper
[ Am Back Believe Come Decisions Disinterested Due Effort Final History Johnson Made Our Over President Proud Report Respect Speak Stand Turned Very Will]
It takes a great deal of history to produce a little literature. Henry James
[ Deal Great History Literature Little Produce Takes]
History is a vision of God's creation on the move. Arnold J. Toynbee History
[ Creation God History Move Vision]
In the tumult of men and events, solitude was my temptation; now it is my friend. What other satisfaction can be sought once you have confronted History? Charles de Gaulle
[ Confronted Events Friend History Men Now Once Other Satisfaction Solitude Sought Temptation Tumult]
History shows us that other highly developed forms of civilization have collapsed. Who knows whether the same fate does not await our own? Christian Lous Lange
[ Await Civilization Collapsed Developed Does Fate Forms Highly History Knows Other Our Own Same Shows Us Whether]
When the rose and the cross are united the alchemical marriage is complete and the drama ends. Then we wake from history and enter eternity. Robert Anton Wilson
[ Complete Cross Drama Ends Enter Eternity History Marriage Rose Then United Wake]
But poetry is a way of language, it is not its subject or its maker's background or interests or hobbies or fixations. It is nearer to utterance than history. Thomas Lynch
[ Background History Hobbies Interests Language Maker Nearer Poetry Subject Than Utterance Way]
History's lesson is to make the most of reform opportunities when they arise because they do not arise often and they do not last long. Christopher Bond
[ Arise Because History Last Lesson Long Make Most Often Opportunities Reform]
Great woman belong to history and to self sacrifice. Leigh Hunt
[ Belong Great History Sacrifice Self Woman]
I feel, as never before, how justly, from the dawn of history to the present time, men have paid the homage of their gratitude and admiration to the memory of those who nobly sacrifice their lives, that their fellow-men may live in safety and in honor. Edward Everett
[ Admiration Before Dawn Feel Fellow-Men Gratitude History Homage Honor How Justly Live Lives May Memory Men Never Nobly Paid Present Sacrifice Safety Their Those Time]
The writer may very well serve a movement of history as its mouthpiece, but he cannot of course create it. Karl Marx
[ Cannot Course Create History May Mouthpiece Movement Serve Very Well Writer]
I love doing normal things - movies, shopping, going out with friends, writing, reading, taking hot bubble baths - that's a big one for relaxation. I also love to go to art and history museums. Christina Aguilera
[ Also Art Baths Big Bubble Doing Friends Go Going History Hot Love Movies Museums Normal Out Reading Relaxation Shopping Taking Things Writing]
So the old Copenhagen interpretation needs to be generalized, needs to be replaced by something that can be used for the whole universe, and can be used also in cases where there is plenty of individuality and history. Murray Gell-Mann
[ Also Cases Copenhagen Generalized History Individuality Interpretation Needs Old Plenty Replaced Something Universe Used Where Whole]
There's a lot of history in Boston and a lot of history, obviously, in New York with all the championships. Rafael Palmeiro
[ Boston Championships History Lot New Obviously York]
Man's naked form belongs to no particular moment in history; it is eternal, and can be looked upon with joy by the people of all ages. Auguste Rodin
[ Ages Belongs Eternal Form History Joy Looked Man Moment Naked Particular Upon]
How do you make any sense of history, art or literature without knowing the stories and iconography of your own culture and all the world's main religions? Polly Toynbee
[ Any Art Culture History How Iconography Knowing Literature Main Make Own Religions Sense Stories Without World Your]
All the gossip and craziness becomes a kind of sustained narrative which, in turn, can become history. It's scary. Barbara Kruger
[ Become Becomes Craziness Gossip History Kind Narrative Scary Sustained Turn Which]
No doubt one may quote history to support any cause, as the devil quotes scripture. Learned Hand
[ Any Cause Devil Doubt History May Quote Quotes Scripture Support]
If some countries have too much history, we have too much geography. Mackenzie King
[ Countries Geography History Much Some Too]
Maybe philosophy - I love talking about ideas. Or maybe art history. I was thinking about psychology, then I got really afraid because everybody says it's terribly boring. Claire Danes
[ Afraid Art Because Boring Everybody Got History Ideas Love Maybe Philosophy Psychology Really Says Talking Terribly Then Thinking]
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons of history. Aldous Huxley
[ History Important Learn Lessons Men Most Much Very]
The Clinton paradox: How could a president so intelligent, so compassionate, so public-spirited and so conscious of his place in history act in such a stupid, selfish and self-destructive manner? George Stephanopoulos
[ Act Clinton Compassionate Conscious Could His History How Intelligent Manner Paradox Place President Public-Spirited Self-Destructive Selfish Stupid Such]
My heart goes out to victims and survivors of the Hurricane Katrina tragedy and to their families. This disaster will go down in history books as one of the largest natural disasters in U.S. history. Ellen Tauscher
[ Books Disaster Disasters Down Families Go Goes Heart History Hurricane Katrina Largest Natural Out Survivors Their Tragedy Victims Will]
The meetings of the legislature at Springfield then first brought together that splendid group of young men of genius whose phenomenal careers and distinguished services have given Illinois fame in the history of the nation. John George Nicolay
[ Brought Careers Distinguished Fame First Genius Given Group History Illinois Legislature Meetings Men Nation Phenomenal Services Splendid Springfield Then Together Whose Young]
A second type of direct evidence is formed by statements, whether as formal legends or personal information, regarding the age or relative sequence of events in tribal history made by the natives themselves. Edward Sapir
[ Age Direct Events Evidence Formal Formed History Information Legends Made Natives Personal Regarding Relative Second Sequence Statements Themselves Tribal Type Whether]
The main essentials of a successful prime minister are sleep and a sense of history. Harold Wilson
[ Essentials History Main Minister Prime Sense Sleep Successful]
The history of trying to start a daily where there already is one is that it has never worked. John Morton
[ Already Daily History Never Start Trying Where Worked]
In this decisive hour of our national history, union means life and division means death. Bao Dai
[ Death Decisive Division History Hour Life Means National Our Union]
We have such a long, familiar history with Peter Falk. The minute his mug is on that screen people smile. Paul Reiser
[ Falk Familiar His History Long Minute Mug Peter Screen Smile Such]
I was determined to achieve the total freedom that our history lessons taught us we were entitled to, no matter what the sacrifice. Rosabeth Moss Kanter
[ Achieve Determined Entitled Freedom History Lessons Matter Our Sacrifice Taught Total Us Were]
Even if you only want to write science fiction, you should also read mysteries, poetry, mainstream literature, history, biography, philosophy, and science. Walter Jon Williams
[ Also Biography Even Fiction History Literature Mainstream Mysteries Only Philosophy Poetry Read Science Should Want Write]
It is a fair summary of history to say that the safeguards of liberty have been forged in controversies involving not very nice people. Felix Frankfurter
[ Been Controversies Fair Forged History Involving Liberty Nice Safeguards Say Summary Very]
I wanted to be a part of the Disney history. Tia Carrere
[ Disney History Part Wanted]
That is a Medieval way of drawing history, in which they do not respect the law and want the rest of the world to respect the law. That's not possible. Emir Kusturica
[ Drawing History Law Medieval Possible Respect Rest Want Way Which World]
Since we have had a history, men have pursued an ideal of immortality. George Wald
[ Had History Ideal Immortality Men Pursued Since]
And Twin Peaks, the Film is the craziest film in the history of cinema. I have no idea what happened, I have no idea what I saw, all I know is that I left the theater floating six feet above the ground. Jacques Rivette
[ Above Cinema Craziest Feet Film Floating Ground Happened History Idea Know Left Peaks Saw Six Theater Twin]
The history of our country is not the history of any other country in the world which is either practicing advanced democracy or struggling to lay the foundation for democracy. Ibrahim Babangida
[ Advanced Any Country Democracy Either Foundation History Lay Other Our Practicing Struggling Which World]
If you stop and think about our history, one of the reasons we had an American century and there is an American dream was because at key points in our history we made very bold decisions about making sure that there was very broad, universal access to quality education. Ken Mehlman
[ Access American Because Bold Broad Century Decisions Dream Education Had History Key Made Making Our Points Quality Reasons Stop Sure Think Universal Very]
If our history can challenge the next wave of musicians to keep moving and changing, to keep spiritually hungry and horny, that's what it's all about. Carlos Santana
[ Challenge Changing History Horny Hungry Keep Moving Musicians Next Our Spiritually Wave]
Throughout this evolution from left to right, Beard always detested war. Hence his writings were slanted to show that the military side of history was insignificant or a mere reflection of economic forces. Samuel E. Morison
[ Always Beard Detested Economic Evolution Forces Hence His History Insignificant Left Mere Military Reflection Right Show Side Slanted Throughout War Were Writings]
For me, poetry is a situation - a state of being, a way of facing life and facing history. Tahar Ben Jelloun
[ Being Facing History Life Poetry Situation State Way]
Revolutions are the periods of history when individuals count most. Norman Mailer
[ Count History Individuals Most Periods Revolutions]
The contribution of Islam to history and modern civilization is the product of the efforts of peoples of many races and tongues which came to accept its way of life. Aly Khan
[ Accept Came Civilization Contribution Efforts History Islam Life Many Modern Peoples Product Races Tongues Way Which]
Love is never defeated, and I could add, the history of Ireland proves it. Pope John Paul II
[ Add Could Defeated History Ireland Love Never Proves]
If history could teach us anything, it would be that private property is inextricably linked with civilization. Ludwig von Mises
[ Anything Civilization Could History Inextricably Linked Private Property Teach Us Would]
One of the most amazing developments in the history of biology. Thomas Hunt Morgan
[ Amazing Biology Developments History Most]
History not used is nothing, for all intellectual life is action, like practical life, and if you don't use the stuff well, it might as well be dead. Arnold J. Toynbee
[ Action Dead History Intellectual Life Might Nothing Practical Stuff Use Used Well]
For the first time in history, a private company is organizing a mission to the moon. This mission will inspire countries of the world, citizens, our youth. Eric Anderson
[ Citizens Company Countries First History Inspire Mission Moon Organizing Our Private Time Will World Youth]
I'm not going to say that every record I've put out was the greatest record in history, but I'd stand by even the bad ones. Don't make excuses, make hits. Pete Waterman
[ Bad Even Every Excuses Going Greatest History Hits Make Ones Out Put Record Say Stand]
Of history, how little do we know by personal contact; we have lived a few years, seen a few men, witnessed some important events; but what are these in the whole sum of the world's past. Matthew Simpson
[ Contact Events Few History How Important Know Little Lived Men Past Personal Seen Some Sum These Whole Witnessed World Years]
It is normal for politicians in all countries to profess themselves the pupils of history, anxious to draw the right lessons from her teaching. Douglas Hurd
[ Anxious Countries Draw Her History Lessons Normal Politicians Profess Pupils Right Teaching Themselves]
The history of the last century shows, as we shall see later, that the advice given to governments by bankers, like the advice they gave to industrialists, was consistently good for bankers, but was often disastrous for governments, businessmen, and the people generally. Carroll Quigley
[ Advice Bankers Businessmen Century Consistently Disastrous Gave Generally Given Good Governments History Last Later Often See Shall Shows]
It is over with; I am in the history books. Michael Moorer
[ Am Books History Over]
Everybody knows they're on the Obama team: There isn't vice presidential vs. presidential division, there's not a generational pull. People have internalized that this is a real moment in history. Rahm Emanuel
[ Division Everybody History Internalized Knows Moment Obama Obama Presidential Pull Real Team Vice]
Yesterday is history. Tomorrow is a mystery. And today? Today is a gift. That's why we call it the present. Babatunde Olatunji
[ Call Gift History Mystery Present Today Tomorrow Why Yesterday]
Throughout out history, when people have looked for new ways to solve their problems, and to uphold the principles of this nation, many times they have turned to political parties. They have often turned to the Democratic Party. Barbara Jordan
[ Democratic History Looked Many Nation New Often Out Parties Party Political Principles Problems Solve Their Throughout Times Turned Uphold Ways]
Sometimes - history needs a push. Vladimir Lenin
[ History Needs Push Sometimes]
In the long run of history, the censor and the inquisitor have always lost. The only sure weapon against bad ideas is better ideas. Alfred Whitney Griswold
[ Against Always Bad Better Censor History Ideas Long Lost Only Run Sure Weapon]
The history of nations shows that words are not always immediately followed by action. Gustav Stresemann
[ Action Always Followed History Immediately Nations Shows Words]
The state can be and has often been in the course of history the main source of mischief and disaster. Ludwig von Mises
[ Been Course Disaster History Main Mischief Often Source State]
If you look at the history of the American capital market, there's probably no innovation more important than the idea of generally accepted accountancy principles. Lawrence Summers
[ Accepted American Capital Generally History Idea Important Innovation Look Market More Principles Probably Than]
We have become aware of the responsibility for our attitude towards the dark pages in our history. We have understood that bad service is done to the nation by those who are impelling to renounce that past. Aleksander Kwasniewski
[ Attitude Aware Bad Become Dark Done History Nation Our Pages Past Renounce Responsibility Service Those Towards Understood]
Most of my career has been spent with the RSC doing Shakespeare, and the thing you learn from Shakespeare is that his historical plays don't bear anything other than a basic resemblance to history. Antony Sher
[ Anything Basic Bear Been Career Doing His Historical History Learn Most Other Plays Resemblance Rsc Shakespeare Spent Than Thing]
There were no strategic mistakes that could affect Russia's history and it further development. No, there were no such mistakes. Tactical errors were made in some less significant options, problems and so on. But, on the whole, Russia embarked on a correct path and it changed. Boris Yeltsin
[ Affect Changed Correct Could Development Embarked Errors Further History Less Made Mistakes Options Path Problems Russia Significant Some Strategic Such Tactical Were Whole]
History is one of those marvelous and necessary illusions we have to deal with. It's one of the ways of dealing with our world with impossible generalities which we couldn't live without. Howard Nemerov
[ Deal Dealing Generalities History Illusions Impossible Live Marvelous Necessary Our Those Ways Which Without World]
My history is really playing live - not writing or recording. Tom Jenkinson
[ History Live Playing Really Recording Writing]
Marriage is a core institution of societies throughout the world and throughout history. It's something that has provided permanence and stability for our very social structure. David Vitter
[ Core History Institution Marriage Our Permanence Provided Social Societies Something Stability Structure Throughout Very World]
For one who reads, there is no limit to the number of lives that may be lived, for fiction, biography, and history offer an inexhaustible number of lives in many parts of the world, in all periods of time. Louis L'Amour
[ Biography Fiction History Inexhaustible Limit Lived Lives Many May Number Offer Parts Periods Reads Time World]
Because of the fashion, the young people don't have any access to the history of music, unless people like me revive it. There are very few people to revive it, because you can't earn any money doing it. Bill Wyman
[ Access Any Because Doing Earn Fashion Few History Money Music Revive Unless Very Young]
These are matters of external history. They are indeed prominent objects, often changing and giving a new direction to the current; but they tell us not why it flows onward and will ever flow. Jones Very
[ Changing Current Direction Ever External Flow Flows Giving History Indeed Matters New Objects Often Onward Prominent Tell These Us Why Will]
Mr. Speaker, we have reached a point in history where some have forgotten that it is the family, not the government, that is the fundamental building block of our society. Jim Ryun
[ Block Building Family Forgotten Fundamental Government History Mr Our Point Reached Society Some Speaker Where]
If history is going to repeat itself I should think we can expect the same thing again. Terry Venables
[ Again Expect Going History Itself Repeat Same Should Thing Think]
And me, myself personally, in order for there to be any kind of longevity there's gotta be some history. Edwin Starr
[ Any Gotta History Kind Longevity Myself Order Personally Some]
I've left Boro in the Premiership, which was always what I wanted to do. Actually that's not quite true. I took them to three cup finals, where they'd never been before. But I had set my eyes on being the first manager in their history to deliver a major trophy. Bryan Robson
[ Actually Always Been Before Being Boro Cup Deliver Eyes Finals First Had History Left Major Manager Never Premiership Quite Set Their Them Three Took Trophy True Wanted Where Which]
I was so angry to realize I'm a Quebecois, with no past, no history, just two cans of maple syrup. Jean Claude Lauzon
[ Angry Cans History Just Maple Past Realize Syrup Two]
I realized that I had traveled to Havana during what now seems like the childhood of the Cuban Revolution, if you think that Fidel has now been in power for 44 extremely long years. I started looking at the revolution as history, and not as part of the daily news. Alma Guillermoprieto
[ Been Childhood Cuban Daily During Extremely Fidel Had Havana History Long Looking News Now Part Power Realized Revolution Seems Started Think Traveled Years]
And my interest in history was, and remains, very strong: what I wanted was to understand certain things better by understanding them psychoanalytically. Peter Gay
[ Better Certain History Interest Remains Strong Them Things Understand Understanding Very Wanted]
It avoids a self-conscious relationship to the act. We live in the most self-conscious society in the history of mankind. There are good things in that, but there are also terrible things. The worst of it is, that we find it hard to give ourselves to the cultural process. Larry Harvey
[ Act Also Avoids Cultural Find Give Good Hard History Live Mankind Most Ourselves Process Relationship Self-Conscious Society Terrible Things Worst]
I read all the time... I read a lot of history books. Mickey Spillane
[ Books History Lot Read Time]
It is the recognition of history as a record of human experience which has inevitably resulted in the inclusion of this conquest of civilization within the framework of a complete human history. James H. Breasted
[ Civilization Complete Conquest Experience Framework History Human Inclusion Inevitably Recognition Record Resulted Which Within]
This anniversary serves to help remind the American people that, in the wake of one of the greatest political scandals and misuse of power in our history as a nation, scandal produced important reforms that served this nation well for two decades. Elliot Richardson
[ American Anniversary Decades Greatest Help History Important Misuse Nation Our Political Power Produced Reforms Remind Scandal Scandals Served Serves Two Wake Well]
Horror is the natural reaction to the last 5,000 years of history. Robert Anton Wilson
[ History Horror Last Natural Reaction Years]
In these momentous hours of our history we call on every Hungarian worker who is led by devotion to the people and the country to join our Party, the name of which is the Hungarian Socialist Workers Party. Janos Kadar
[ Call Country Devotion Every History Hours Hungarian Join Led Momentous Name Our Party Socialist These Which Worker Workers]
History is not a burden on the memory but an illumination of the soul. Lord Acton
[ Burden History Illumination Memory Soul]
History passes the final judgment. Sidney Poitier
[ Final History Judgment Passes]
Do you really believe that the Lord Jesus Christ, the Lord of glory, plans to be a loser in history? Gary North
[ Believe Christ Glory History Jesus Lord Loser Plans Really]
The truth is the Republican leadership has created a credit card Congress that is recklessly selling out the future of America, our children and our grandchildren, and President Bush is the most fiscally irresponsible President in the history of America. Dennis Cardoza
[ America Bush Card Children Congress Created Credit Fiscally Future Grandchildren History Irresponsible Leadership Most Our Out President Recklessly Republican Selling Truth]
A lot of history is just dirty politics cleaned up for the consumption of children and other innocents. Richard Reeves
[ Children Cleaned Consumption Dirty History Innocents Just Lot Other Politics Up]
That so unlikely an outcome should accrue to a man possessed of such limited talent and so many flaws, and one lacking in a sense of ethics and decency was one of the bitter ironies of history. William Thomas Green Morton
[ Bitter Decency Ethics Flaws History Ironies Lacking Limited Man Many Outcome Possessed Sense Should Such Talent Unlikely]
I love studying Ancient History and seeing how empires rise and fall, sowing the seeds of their own destruction. Martin Scorsese
[ Ancient Destruction Empires Fall History How Love Own Rise Seeds Seeing Sowing Studying Their]
Inflation is bringing us true democracy. For the first time in history, luxuries and necessities are selling at the same price. Robert Orben
[ Bringing Democracy First History Inflation Luxuries Necessities Price Same Selling Time True Us]
For the very first time the young are seeing history being made before it is censored by their elders. Margaret Mead
[ Before Being Censored Elders First History Made Seeing Their Time Very Young]
Whites were the winners, blacks were the losers, we wrote the history books, and they didn't feature. Phillip Noyce
[ Blacks Books Feature History Losers Were Whites Winners Wrote]
Students of American history will recall that the important place where work gets done in the legislative body, almost without exception, is in the committees, more so than on the floor although sometimes more attention is paid to the floor. Paul Sarbanes
[ Almost Although American Attention Body Committees Done Exception Floor Gets History Important Legislative More Paid Place Recall Sometimes Students Than Where Will Without Work]
Each age tries to form its own conception of the past. Each age writes the history of the past anew with reference to the conditions uppermost in its own time. Frederick Jackson Turner
[ Age Anew Conception Conditions Each Form History Own Past Reference Time Tries Writes]
In capitalist history, invasion and class struggle are not opposites, as the official legend would have us believe, but one is the means and the expression of the other. Karl Liebknecht
[ Believe Capitalist Class Expression History Invasion Legend Means Official Opposites Other Struggle Us Would]
I loved history because to me, history was like watching a movie. Quentin Tarantino
[ Because History Loved Movie Watching]
When I was in New York after I left the Army, I studied for two years at the American Theater Wing, studied acting, which involved dance and fencing and speech classes and history of theater, all that. James Earl Jones
[ Acting After American Army Classes Dance Fencing History Involved Left New Speech Studied Theater Two Which Wing Years York]
There is a spirit and a need and a man at the beginning of every great human advance. Every one of these must be right for that particular moment of history, or nothing happens. Coretta Scott King
[ Advance Beginning Every Great Happens History Human Man Moment Must Need Nothing Particular Right Spirit These]
I was a daydreamer, and there is a lot of history and geography and science I missed out on because I was in my head. And I regret that. Gillian Anderson
[ Because Geography Head History Lot Missed Out Regret Science]
It has been generally the custom of writers on natural history to take the habits and instincts of animals as the fixed point, and to consider their structure and organization as specially adapted to be in accordance with them. Alfred Russel Wallace
[ Accordance Adapted Animals Been Consider Custom Fixed Generally Habits History Instincts Natural Organization Point Specially Structure Take Their Them Writers]
History should be written as philosophy. Voltaire
[ History Philosophy Should Written]
It's been argued that of all the animals humans have domesticated, the horse is the most important to our history. For thousands of years, horses were our most reliable mode of transportation. Elton Gallegly
[ Animals Argued Been Domesticated History Horse Horses Humans Important Mode Most Our Reliable Thousands Transportation Were Years]
If we glance at the most important revolutions in history, we see at once that the greatest number of these originated in the periodical revolutions on the human mind. Wilhelm von Humboldt
[ Glance Greatest History Human Important Mind Most Number Once Originated Periodical Revolutions See These]
For starters, this country embodies something utterly unique: History's first democratic empire. Beginning in the post war era, we have used free trade and democracy to create a series of interlocking relationships that end war. Armstrong Williams
[ Beginning Country Create Democracy Democratic Embodies Empire End Era First Free History Post Relationships Series Something Starters Trade Unique Used Utterly War]
The president led us into the Iraq war on the basis of unproven assertions without evidence; he embraced a radical doctrine of pre-emptive war unprecedented in our history; and he failed to build a true international coalition. Nancy Pelosi
[ Assertions Basis Build Coalition Doctrine Embraced Evidence Failed History International Into Iraq Led Our Pre-Emptive President Radical True Unprecedented Us War Without]
It is needless to say how great has been the influence of the doctrine of Evolution, or rather perhaps of the method of investigation to which it has given birth, upon the study of history, especially the history of institutions. Goldwin Smith
[ Been Birth Doctrine Especially Evolution Given Great History How Influence Institutions Investigation Method Needless Perhaps Rather Say Study Upon Which]
Let's be clear: the work of science has nothing whatever to do with consensus which is the business of politics. What is relevant is reproducible results. The greatest scientists in history are great precisely because they broke with the consensus. Timothy R. Minnich
[ Because Broke Business Clear Consensus Great Greatest History Nothing Politics Precisely Relevant Results Science Scientists Whatever Which Work]
Neither the life of an individual nor the history of a society can be understood without understanding both. C. Wright Mills Society
[ Both History Individual Life Neither Nor Society Understanding Understood Without]
Mills insisted that a sociologist's proper subject was the intersection of biography and history. Todd Gitlin
[ Biography History Insisted Intersection Mills Proper Sociologist Subject]
The Establishment center... has led us into the stupidest and cruelest war in all history. That war is a moral and political disaster - a terrible cancer eating away at the soul of our nation. George McGovern War
[ Away Cancer Center Cruelest Disaster Eating Establishment History Into Led Moral Nation Our Political Soul Stupidest Terrible Us War]
In our brief national history we have shot four of our presidents, worried five of them to death, impeached one and hounded another out of office. And when all else fails, we hold an election and assassinate their character. P. J. O'Rourke
[ Another Assassinate Brief Character Death Election Else Fails Five Four History Hold Hounded Impeached National Office Our Out Presidents Shot Their Them Worried]
The history of modern art is also the history of the progressive loss of art's audience. Art has increasingly become the concern of the artist and the bafflement of the public. Paul Gauguin Art
[ Also Art Artist Audience Become Concern History Increasingly Loss Modern Progressive Public]
Regrets are idle; yet history is one long regret. Everything might have turned out so differently. Charles Dudley Warner
[ Differently Everything History Idle Long Might Out Regret Regrets Turned Yet]
In most of history, societies have not been free. It's a very rare society that is free. The default condition of human societies is tyranny. Michael Novak
[ Been Condition Default Free History Human Most Rare Societies Society Tyranny Very]
I think there has been a great deal of valuable revisionism in women's history. Antonia Fraser
[ Been Deal Great History Think Valuable Women]
The history of Hillary Clinton as a five-year senator is to promote Hillary Clinton and not the needs of New Yorkers. John Spencer
[ Clinton Five-Year Hillary History Needs New Promote Senator Yorkers]
The American flag is the symbol of our freedom, national pride and history. Mike Fitzpatrick
[ American Flag Freedom History National Our Pride Symbol]
We look to the history of the time of framing and to the intervening history of interpretation. But the ultimate question must be, what do the words of the text mean in our time. William J. Brennan, Jr.
[ Framing History Interpretation Intervening Look Mean Must Our Question Text Time Ultimate Words]
Americans are rising to the tasks of history, and they expect the same of us. George W. Bush
[ Americans Expect History Rising Same Tasks Us]
Never doubt that you can change history. You already have. Marge Piercy History
[ Already Change Doubt History Never]
A lot of them want to come and play for Manchester United. They want to play because Alex has a record of giving youth a chance and we have the history and heritage of Manchester United. David Gill
[ Alex Because Chance Come Giving Heritage History Lot Manchester Play Record Them United Want Youth]
In spite of overwhelming evidence, it is most difficult for a citizen of western Europe to bring thoroughly home to himself the truth that the civilisation which surrounds him is a rare exception in the history of the world. Henry James Sumner Maine
[ Bring Citizen Civilisation Difficult Europe Evidence Exception Him Himself History Home Most Overwhelming Rare Spite Surrounds Thoroughly Truth Western Which World]
When has there ever been a government in German history that came to the people and revealed its detailed plans for the coming years? That could not happen before, since German governments planned war and conquest. Walter Ulbricht
[ Been Before Came Coming Conquest Could Detailed Ever German Government Governments Happen History Planned Plans Revealed Since War Years]
In the annals of history, few men have left a more positive imprint on the world than Pope John Paul II. Vito Fossella
[ Annals Few History Ii Imprint John Left Men More Paul Pope Positive Than World]
It's what the Iraqi people are going through right now. They have encountered a victorious, hostile force-but, you know, there they still are. There their culture is, there their history is, they're not going anywhere. Michael Nesmith
[ Anywhere Culture Encountered Going History Hostile Iraqi Know Now Right Still Their Through Victorious]
Your great country is wonderful at stealing pieces of history and using it for its own purposes, so there didn't seem to be anything particularly unusual about it but the English were incredibly exercised about it. Michael Apted
[ Anything Country English Exercised Great History Incredibly Own Particularly Pieces Purposes Seem Stealing Unusual Using Were Wonderful Your]
It created a global platform that allowed more people to plug and play, collaborate and compete, share knowledge and share work, than anything we have ever seen in the history of the world. Thomas Friedman
[ Allowed Anything Collaborate Compete Created Ever Global History Knowledge More Platform Play Plug Seen Share Than Work World]
Like most of those who study history, he (Napoleon III) learned from the mistakes of the past how to make new ones. A. J. P. Taylor
[ History How Iii Learned Make Mistakes Most Napoleon New Ones Past Study Those]
Our dear country, Iran, throughout history has been subject to threats. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
[ Been Country Dear History Iran Our Subject Threats Throughout]
Christianity, democracy, science, education, wealth, and the cumulative inheritance of a thousand years, have not preserved us from the vain repetition of history. Ralph A. Cram
[ Christianity Cumulative Democracy Education History Inheritance Preserved Repetition Science Thousand Us Vain Wealth Years]
I definitely felt that I was put at a very high place to be able to be a part of such a wonderful franchise in cinema history, so I was definitely very driven at doing a great job and having my body look the way it should and just being a part of the creative process. Kristanna Loken
[ Able Being Body Cinema Creative Definitely Doing Driven Felt Franchise Great Having High History Job Just Look Part Place Process Put Should Such Very Way Wonderful]
Mankind has probably done more damage to the Earth in the 20th century than in all of previous human history. Jacques Yves Cousteau
[ Century Damage Done Earth History Human Mankind More Previous Probably Than]
I would consider all of the legislation which I have supported meaningless if I were to sit idly by, silent, during a period which may go down in history as an era when we permitted the curtailment of our liberties. Dennis Chavez
[ Consider Curtailment Down During Era Go History Idly Legislation Liberties May Meaningless Our Period Permitted Silent Sit Supported Were Which Would]
I decided that now is the time to start doing the things that really interest me and I find important. It was in the 10 years of the MacArthur grant that I began working on my first book... and I began putting more work into environmental history. Jared Diamond
[ Began Book Decided Doing Environmental Find First Grant History Important Interest Into More Now Putting Really Start Things Time Work Working Years]
I wanted to make sure that this be the first scientific and technology revolution in history in which the public thoroughly discussed all the potential benefits and all the potential harms, in advance of the technology coming online and running its course. Jeremy Rifkin
[ Advance Benefits Coming Course Discussed First Harms History Make Online Potential Public Revolution Running Scientific Sure Technology Thoroughly Wanted Which]
I am a fan of history. Tom T. Hall
[ Am Fan History]
I do write long, long character notes - family background, history, details of appearance - much more than will ever appear in the novel. I think this is what lifts a book from that early calculated, artificial stage. Anne Tyler
[ Appear Appearance Artificial Background Book Calculated Character Details Early Ever Family History Lifts Long More Much Notes Novel Stage Than Think Will Write]
I've been knocked down more than any heavyweight champion in history. Floyd Patterson
[ Any Been Champion Down Heavyweight History Knocked More Than]
Debate and divergence of views can only enrich our history and culture. Ibrahim Babangida
[ Culture Debate Divergence Enrich History Only Our Views]
My clerkship with Justice Douglas was tremendously important. He told me, Christopher, get out into the stream of history and see what happens. I've tried to follow that advice. Warren Christopher
[ Advice Christopher Douglas Follow Get Happens History Important Into Justice Out See Stream Told Tremendously Tried]
In a country like France, so ancient, their history is full of outstanding people, so they carry a heavy weight on their back. Who could write in French after Proust or Flaubert? Manuel Puig
[ After Ancient Back Carry Could Country France French Full Heavy History Outstanding Proust Their Weight Write]
The recent history of Ukraine is replete with dead journalists, beaten journalists, news agencies being shut down, and politicians being injured or killed. Most are killed in mysterious auto accidents. Bob Schaffer
[ Accidents Agencies Auto Beaten Being Dead Down History Injured Journalists Killed Most Mysterious News Politicians Recent Replete Shut Ukraine]
A political theory seeks to find from history the limits of the politically possible. Francis Parker Yockey
[ Find History Limits Political Politically Possible Seeks Theory]
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past. Thomas Jefferson History
[ Better Dreams Future History Past Than]
It's a struggle but that's why we exist, so that another generation of Lesbians of color will not have to invent themselves, or their history, all over again. Audre Lorde
[ Again Another Color Exist Generation History Invent Lesbians Over Struggle Their Themselves Why Will]
I want to become a student. I want to read Chinese history and go on a dig. Lou Gerstner
[ Become Chinese Dig Go History Read Student Want]
We don't want tradition. We want to live in the present and the only history that is worth a tinker's dam is the history we make today. Henry Ford
[ Dam History Live Make Only Present Tinker Today Tradition Want Worth]
Permanent superiority has never been realized by any nation in history. After the rise comes the fall. Paul Harris
[ After Any Been Comes Fall History Nation Never Permanent Realized Rise Superiority]
We made them drink poison last night and Saddam Hussein's soldiers and his great forces gave the Americans a lesson which will not be forgotten by history. Truly. Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf
[ Americans Drink Forces Forgotten Gave Great His History Hussein Last Lesson Made Night Poison Saddam Soldiers Them Truly Which Will]
Winning the Revolutionary War, or the Civil War, or World War II were the turning points in our history, the sine qua non of our forward progress. Stephen Ambrose
[ Civil Forward History Ii Non Our Points Progress Qua Revolutionary Sine Turning War Were Winning World]
It's not the sentiments of men which make history but their actions. Norman Mailer
[ Actions History Make Men Sentiments Their Which]
I was feeling a strong need to change, grow, and break with particular things that were going on in my life and my history, and the material was the perfect answer for that. Jim Hodges
[ Answer Break Change Feeling Going Grow History Life Material Need Particular Perfect Strong Things Were]
This is a Disney animated feature; it's eternal, it's history. What's there to think about' Tia Carrere
[ Animated Disney Eternal Feature History Think]
You know, I think when I reflect on it, I think there's certainly a sense of history. When you have ambitions to play this game, you want to be one of the best ever, and you want to play so well and be so effective that you want people to remember your name 100 years from now. Marcus Allen
[ Ambitions Best Certainly Effective Ever Game History Know Name Now Play Reflect Remember Sense Think Want Well Years Your]
We have nothing in our history or position to invite aggression; we have everything to beckon us to the cultivation of relations of peace and amity with all nations. Franklin P. Adams
[ Aggression Amity Cultivation Everything History Invite Nations Nothing Our Peace Position Relations Us]
The Labour Party's election manifesto is the longest suicide note in history. Greg Knight
[ Election History Labour Longest Manifesto Note Party Suicide]
The history of man is the history of crimes, and history can repeat. So information is a defence. Through this we can build, we must build, a defence against repetition. Simon Wiesenthal
[ Against Build Crimes Defence History Information Man Must Repeat Repetition Through]
The church, inserted and active in human society and in history, does not exist in order to exercise political power or to govern the society. Claudio Hummes
[ Active Church Does Exercise Exist Govern History Human Inserted Order Political Power Society]
Since creation of the E.U. a half century ago, Europe has enjoyed the longest period of peace in its history. John Bruton
[ Ago Century Creation Enjoyed Europe Half History Longest Peace Period Since]
Sadism is not an infectious disease that strikes a person all of a sudden. It has a long prehistory in childhood and always originates in the desperate fantasies of a child who is searching for a way out of a hopeless situation. Alice Miller
[ Always Child Childhood Desperate Disease Fantasies Hopeless Infectious Long Originates Out Person Prehistory Sadism Searching Situation Strikes Sudden Way]
History teaches us that men and nations behave wisely once they have exhausted all other alternatives. Abba Eban
[ Alternatives Behave Exhausted History Men Nations Once Other Teaches Us Wisely]
Hence poetry is something more philosophic and of graver import than history, since its statements are rather of the nature of universals, whereas those of history are singulars. Aristotle
[ Graver Hence History Import More Nature Philosophic Poetry Rather Since Something Statements Than Those Universals Whereas]
I often say of George Washington that he was one of the few in the whole history of the world who was not carried away by power. Robert Frost
[ Away Carried Few George History Often Power Say Washington Whole World]
I have three degrees in history and only one in law, but since I came back to specialize in constitutional law where history is so essentially a part and an explanation of much that exists, the two disciplines blended very well. Frank Scott
[ Back Blended Came Constitutional Degrees Disciplines Essentially Exists Explanation History Law Much Only Part Since Specialize Three Two Very Well Where]
For it is the duty of an astronomer to compose the history of the celestial motions through careful and expert study. Nicolaus Copernicus
[ Astronomer Careful Celestial Compose Duty Expert History Motions Study Through]
One of the best known, and one of the least intelligible, facts of literary history is the lateness, in Western European Literature at any rate, of prose fiction, and the comparative absence, in the two great classical languages, of what we call by that name. George Saintsbury
[ Absence Any Best Call Classical Comparative European Facts Fiction Great History Intelligible Known Languages Least Literary Literature Name Prose Rate Two Western]
I think that there are some teachers that do a very good job of incorporating culture and history. And there are some teachers who could use a little more help in that area. Anne Sullivan
[ Area Could Culture Good Help History Incorporating Job Little More Some Teachers Think Use Very]
Marxism conceives of the new system of socialism as the necessary outcome of all previous history made possible and necessary only by that previous history. Earl Browder
[ Conceives History Made Marxism Necessary New Only Outcome Possible Previous Socialism System]
Life isn't meant to be easy. It's hard to take being on the top - or on the bottom. I guess I'm something of a fatalist. You have to have a sense of history, I think, to survive some of these things... Life is one crisis after another. Richard M. Nixon
[ After Another Being Bottom Crisis Easy Guess Hard History Life Meant Sense Some Something Survive Take These Things Think Top]
I am not trying to be a historian and a dramatist; I'm a dramatist, a dramatic historian, or one who does a dramatic interpretation of history. Oliver Stone
[ Am Does Dramatic Dramatist Historian History Interpretation Trying]
History has not dealt kindly with the aftermath of protracted periods of low risk premiums. Alan Greenspan
[ Aftermath Dealt History Kindly Low Periods Premiums Protracted Risk]
Today, for the first time in history, a Bishop of Rome sets foot on English soil. This fair land, once a distant outpost of the pagan world, has become, through the preaching of the Gospel, a beloved and gifted portion of Christ's vineyard. Pope John Paul II
[ Become Beloved Bishop Christ Distant English Fair First Foot Gifted Gospel History Land Once Pagan Portion Preaching Rome Sets Soil Through Time Today Vineyard World]
One little person, giving all of her time to peace, makes news. Many people, giving some of their time, can make history. Peace Pilgrim
[ Giving Her History Little Make Makes Many News Peace Person Some Their Time]
I have a little history. I met Stone Temple Pilots, and their guitar player was a huge Extreme fan. Somewhere down the road, Extreme made its statement. Gary Cherone
[ Down Extreme Fan Guitar History Huge Little Made Met Pilots Player Road Somewhere Statement Stone Temple Their]
A man acquainted with history may, in some respect, be said to have lived from the beginning of the world, and to have been making continual additions to his stock of knowledge in every century. David Hume
[ Acquainted Additions Been Beginning Century Continual Every His History Knowledge Lived Making Man May Respect Said Some Stock World]
That great dust-heap called 'history'. Augustine Birrell History
[ Called Great History]
No, my degree was history, not the practice of art! I can't draw to save my life you know. Emma Anderson
[ Art Degree Draw History Know Life Practice Save]
History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon. Napoleon Bonaparte History
[ Agree Decided Events History Past Upon Version]
The greatest untapped reservoir of raw material in the history of our game is the black race. Branch Rickey
[ Black Game Greatest History Material Our Race Raw Reservoir Untapped]
My place in history will depend on what I can do for the people and not on what the people can do for me. William Jennings Bryan
[ Depend History Place Will]
For my part, I consider that it will be found much better by all parties to leave the past to history, especially as I propose to write that history myself. Winston Churchill
[ Better Consider Especially Found History Leave Much Myself Part Parties Past Propose Will Write]
I'm somewhat horrified because I don't think the young people today even know what history is. Some of them don't' even study History at school anymore or Geography and they don't know where one place is from another. Joan Sutherland
[ Another Anymore Because Even Geography History Horrified Know Place School Some Somewhat Study Them Think Today Where Young]
In human history, the desire for revenge and the desire for loot have often been closely associated. John McCarthy
[ Associated Been Closely Desire History Human Often Revenge]
Bill and Hillary Clinton are the most investigated couple in American history - now the most thoroughly exonerated couple in American history. Paul Begala
[ American Bill Clinton Couple Hillary History Investigated Most Now Thoroughly]
Peyton Manning is doing things that I think no other quarterback in the history of the league has done at the line of scrimmage... I just think they are a team right now that's got a real chance to run the table. Don Shula
[ Chance Doing Done Got History Just League Line Manning Now Other Peyton Quarterback Real Right Run Table Team Things Think]
If history and science have taught us anything, it is that passion and desire are not the same as truth. E. O. Wilson
[ Anything Desire History Passion Same Science Taught Truth Us]
Most of our history in space has been communicated in terms of action - what people do, a chronological list of events which have transpired - as opposed to the human experience of having done those things. Story Musgrave
[ Action Been Chronological Communicated Done Events Experience Having History Human List Most Opposed Our Space Terms Things Those Which]
We are set to make very bad history. Tom Wilson
[ Bad History Make Set Very]
I think a secure profession for young people is history teacher, because in the future, there will be so much more of it to teach. Bill Muse
[ Because Future History More Much Profession Secure Teach Teacher Think Will Young]
Throughout its history, the international Olympic Committee has struggled to spread its ideal of fraternity, friendship, peace and universal understanding. Juan Antonio Samaranch
[ Committee Fraternity Friendship History Ideal International Olympic Peace Spread Struggled Throughout Understanding Universal]
Often the presence of mind and energy of a person remote from the spotlight decide the course of history for centuries to come. Stefan Zweig
[ Centuries Come Course Decide Energy History Mind Often Person Presence Remote Spotlight]
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce. Karl Marx
[ Farce First History Itself Repeats Second Tragedy]
I saw no African people in the printed and illustrated Sunday school lessons. I began to suspect at this early age that someone had distorted the image of my people. My long search for the true history of African people the world over began. John Henrik Clarke
[ African Age Began Distorted Early Had History Illustrated Image Lessons Long Over Printed Saw School Search Someone Sunday Suspect True World]
My friends, history, history calls us to this time and to this place. A solemn choice rests with us - where do we go from here? Do we move slowly and incrementally? Or do we seize the challenge of our time and tackle the great issues of our day. Thomas Vilsack
[ Calls Challenge Choice Day Friends Go Great Here History Incrementally Issues Move Our Place Rests Seize Slowly Solemn Tackle Time Us Where]
The time is coming when the pressure of population on the means of subsistence will be felt here as it is now felt in Europe and Asia. Then will the world enter upon a new stage of its history - the final competition of races, for which the Anglo-Saxon is being schooled. Josiah Strong
[ Anglo-Saxon Asia Being Coming Competition Enter Europe Felt Final Here History Means New Now Population Pressure Races Schooled Stage Subsistence Then Time Upon Which Will World]
It is the unbroken testimony of all history that alcoholic liquors have been used by the strongest, wisest, handsomest, and in every way best races of all times. George Saintsbury
[ Alcoholic Been Best Every History Liquors Races Strongest Testimony Times Unbroken Used Way Wisest]
Through history, people look for something spiritual. The greatest scientists in the world were men of religion and faith, too. Kirstie Alley
[ Faith Greatest History Look Men Religion Scientists Something Spiritual Through Too Were World]
Time and time again, history has proved that the conservatives are right and the liberals are wrong. Stockwell Day
[ Again Conservatives History Liberals Proved Right Time Wrong]
History will have to record that the greatest tragedy of this period of social transition was not the strident clamor of the bad people, but the appalling silence of the good people. Martin Luther King, Jr.
[ Appalling Bad Clamor Good Greatest History Period Record Silence Social Tragedy Transition Will]
History is a vast early warning system. Norman Cousins History
[ Early History System Vast Warning]
Few will have the greatness to bend history itself; but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total; of all those acts will be written the history of this generation. Robert Kennedy
[ Acts Bend Change Each Events Few Generation Greatness History Itself Portion Small Those Total Us Will Work Written]
OUR history begins before we are born. We represent the hereditary influences of our race, and our ancestors virtually live in us. James Nasmyth
[ Ancestors Before Begins Born Hereditary History Influences Live Our Race Represent Us Virtually]
No cause is left but the most ancient of all, the one, in fact, that from the beginning of our history has determined the very existence of politics, the cause of freedom versus tyranny. Hannah Arendt
[ Ancient Beginning Cause Determined Existence Fact Freedom History Left Most Our Politics Tyranny Versus Very]
And yet, you do not throw out some of the great minds of the Church - and people in Church history - and say they have no credibility because they committed a sin or made a mistake. Walter Martin
[ Because Church Committed Credibility Great History Made Minds Mistake Out Say Sin Some Throw Yet]
There are a whole lot of historical factors that have played a part in our being where we are today, and I think that to even to begin to understand our contemporary issues and contemporary problems, you have to understand a little bit about that history. Wilma Mankiller
[ Begin Being Bit Contemporary Even Factors Historical History Issues Little Lot Our Part Played Problems Think Today Understand Where Whole]
It is ironic that the United States should have been founded by intellectuals, for throughout most of our political history, the intellectual has been for the most part either an outsider, a servant or a scapegoat. Richard Hofstadter
[ Been Either Founded History Intellectual Intellectuals Ironic Most Our Outsider Part Political Scapegoat Servant Should States Throughout United]
No student of history can fail to see the moral interest of the Middle Ages, any more than an artist can fail to see their aesthetic interest. Goldwin Smith
[ Aesthetic Ages Any Artist Fail History Interest Middle Moral More See Student Than Their]
The history of the Franks becomes, therefore, the history of the Netherlands. John Lothrop Motley
[ Becomes Franks History Netherlands Therefore]
Among famous traitors of history one might mention the weather. Ilka Chase
[ Among Famous History Mention Might Traitors Weather]
Based on history the expectations are simply the highest, it kind of could become a burden for you or it could be something that you are really proud of, you know so I take the second one. Jurgen Klinsmann
[ Based Become Burden Could Expectations Highest History Kind Know Proud Really Second Simply Something Take]
No harm's done to history by making it something someone would want to read. David McCullough
[ Done Harm History Making Read Someone Something Want Would]
My father was my main influence. He was a preacher, but he was also a history and political science teacher, and since he was my hero, I wanted to follow in his footsteps and become a teacher. David Soul
[ Also Become Father Follow Footsteps Hero His History Influence Main Political Preacher Science Since Teacher Wanted]
Look, three love affairs in history, are Abelard and Eloise, Romeo and Juliet and the American media and this President at the moment. But this doesn't matter over time. Reality will impinge. If his programs work, he's fine. If it doesn't work, all of the adulation of journalists in the world won't matter. George Will
[ Adulation Affairs American Fine His History Journalists Juliet Look Love Matter Media Moment Over President Programs Reality Romeo Three Time Will Won Work World]
The very concept of history implies the scholar and the reader. Without a generation of civilized people to study history, to preserve its records, to absorb its lessons and relate them to its own problems, history, too, would lose its meaning. George F. Kennan
[ Absorb Civilized Concept Generation History Implies Lessons Lose Meaning Own Preserve Problems Reader Records Relate Scholar Study Them Too Very Without Would]
I happened to happened to land in a time, in the middle '60s, that without knowing it, and without being told by the history of theater - which we now see from a historical point of view was an explosive time. James Earl Jones
[ Being Explosive Happened Historical History Knowing Land Middle Now Point See Theater Time Told View Which Without]
Yet, history has shown that if material force can defeat some ideologies it can no longer obliterate a civilization without destabilizing the whole planet. Abdelaziz Bouteflika
[ Civilization Defeat Force History Ideologies Longer Material Obliterate Planet Shown Some Whole Without Yet]
So history is fertile territory for me and I think I could feel happy with any period of history, provided I had the right sources and the necessary time for the initial research. Rose Tremain
[ Any Could Feel Fertile Had Happy History Initial Necessary Period Provided Research Right Sources Territory Think Time]
In conclusion we may say, in view of the confirmation that our study has given of the parallelism between individual and racial thought of the Self, that in the history of psychology we discern the great profile which the race has drawn on the pages of time. James M. Baldwin
[ Between Conclusion Confirmation Discern Drawn Given Great History Individual May Our Pages Parallelism Profile Psychology Race Racial Say Self Study Thought Time View Which]
A library is the delivery room for the birth of ideas, a place where history comes to life. Norman Cousins
[ Birth Comes Delivery History Ideas Library Life Place Room Where]
Europe was created by history. America was created by philosophy. Margaret Thatcher
[ America Created Europe History Philosophy]
To this wonderful page in our country's history another more glorious still will be added, and the slave shall show at last to his free brothers a sharpened sword forged from the links of his fetters. Giuseppe Garibaldi
[ Added Another Brothers Country Fetters Forged Free Glorious His History Last Links More Our Page Shall Sharpened Show Slave Still Sword Will Wonderful]
History is the great dust-heap... a pageant and not a philosophy. Augustine Birrell
[ Great History Pageant Philosophy]
The whole history of science has been the gradual realization that events do not happen in an arbitrary manner, but that they reflect a certain underlying order, which may or may not be divinely inspired. Stephen Hawking
[ Arbitrary Been Certain Divinely Events Gradual Happen History Inspired Manner May Order Realization Reflect Science Underlying Which Whole]
Their humble dwellings were of their own rearing; it was they themselves who had broken in their little fields; from time immemorial, far beyond the reach of history, had they possessed their mountain holdings. Hugh Miller
[ Beyond Broken Dwellings Far Fields Had History Holdings Humble Immemorial Little Mountain Own Possessed Reach Rearing Their Themselves Time Were]
History is the key to everything: politics, religion, even fashion. Eva Herzigova
[ Even Everything Fashion History Key Politics Religion]
But, as we have before been led to remark, most of Mr. Darwin's statements elude, by their vagueness and incompleteness, the test of Natural History facts. Richard Owen
[ Been Before Darwin Elude Facts History Incompleteness Led Most Mr Natural Remark Statements Test Their Vagueness]
All of this got me thinking about the history of the westward expansion, and got me to wondering how the exploration of the Solar System would be changed if there were an indigenous presence out there. Sarah Zettel
[ Changed Expansion Exploration Got History How Indigenous Out Presence Solar System Thinking Were Westward Wondering Would]
There is no short and easy road, no magic cure for those ills which have afflicted mankind from the dawn of history. Frank B. Kellogg
[ Afflicted Cure Dawn Easy History Ills Magic Mankind Road Short Those Which]
I don't have a strong interest in history. Larry Niven
[ History Interest Strong]
The Teutons have been singing the swan song ever since they entered the ranks of history. They have always confounded truth with death. Henry Miller
[ Always Been Confounded Death Entered Ever History Ranks Since Singing Song Swan Truth]
Then I despair... I remember that all through history, the way of truth and love has always won. There have been murderers and tyrants, and for a time they can seem invincible. But in the end they always fall. Think of it always. Andre Malraux
[ Always Been Despair End Fall History Invincible Love Murderers Remember Seem Then Think Through Time Truth Tyrants Way Won]
All objects, all phases of culture are alive. They have voices. They speak of their history and interrelatedness. And they are all talking at once! Camille Paglia
[ Alive Culture History Objects Once Phases Speak Talking Their Voices]
It wasn't simply that Clinton created the greatest prosperity in the country's history. Or that we created 22 million new jobs, more than ever before. Under Clinton, poverty was reduced 25%. Sidney Blumenthal
[ Before Clinton Country Created Ever Greatest History Jobs Million More New Poverty Prosperity Reduced Simply Than Under]
Blood alone moves the wheels of history. Martin Luther
[ Alone Blood History Moves Wheels]
In the course of her education she had gone through the history usually put into the hands of young people... now her ripened reason gave to her present study at least the advantage of novelty. Charlotte Smith
[ Advantage Course Education Gave Gone Had Hands Her History Into Least Novelty Now Present Put Reason Ripened She Study Through Usually Young]
The rebuilding of New Orleans is an important point in the history of the United States. Wynton Marsalis
[ History Important New Orleans Point Rebuilding States United]
I have the opportunity to be part of swimming history. To take the sport to a new level would be an honor for me. There's no better time to try this than now. Michael Phelps
[ Better History Honor Level New Now Opportunity Part Sport Swimming Take Than Time Try Would]
It's been a strange day - a day when I thought I was on top of the world, planning my life. I planned all of my courses for the rest of the semester at Smith, and talked to my advisor about honoring in History. Julie Nixon Eisenhower
[ Advisor Been Courses Day History Honoring Life Planned Planning Rest Semester Smith Strange Talked Thought Top World]
Is there in all the history of human folly a greater fool than a clergymen in politics? Pat Robertson
[ Clergymen Folly Fool Greater History Human Politics Than]
To hell with them. When history is written they will be the sons of bitches - not I. Harry S. Truman
[ Hell History Sons Them Will Written]
I was reading a book... 'the history of glue' - I couldn't put it down. Tim Vine
[ Book Down Glue History Put Reading]
There was a strange atmosphere on the set because we were filming in this large house, which was used for troubled children. You'd go in and find walls had been burnt down. The building was charged with this history and it stayed with us throughout the filming. Beatrice Dalle
[ Atmosphere Because Been Building Burnt Charged Children Down Filming Find Go Had History House Large Set Stayed Strange Throughout Troubled Us Used Walls Were Which]
The strike of the miners in Arizona was one of the most remarkable strikes in the history of the American labor movement. Its peaceful character, its successful outcome, were due to that most remarkable character, Governor Hunt. Mary Harris Jones
[ American Arizona Character Due Governor History Hunt Labor Miners Most Movement Outcome Peaceful Remarkable Strike Strikes Successful Were]
In economic panics throughout history, the wiping out of the savings accounts of lower earners and the middle class has often led to social revolution, sometimes violent upheavals. Nick Clooney
[ Accounts Class Earners Economic History Led Lower Middle Often Out Panics Revolution Savings Social Sometimes Throughout Upheavals Violent Wiping]
I began to feel that, in a sense, we were all prisoners of our own history. Roland Joffe
[ Began Feel History Our Own Prisoners Sense Were]
History is the science of things which are not repeated. Paul Valery
[ History Repeated Science Things Which]
History is the transformation of tumultuous conquerors into silent footnotes. Paul Eldridge
[ Conquerors Footnotes History Into Silent Transformation Tumultuous]
History, sociology, economics, psychology et al. confirmed Joyce's view of Everyman as victim. Robert Anton Wilson
[ Al Confirmed Economics Et Everyman History Joyce Psychology Sociology Victim View]
For most of history, Anonymous was a woman. Virginia Woolf
[ Anonymous History Most Woman]
We've been a country that's been fortunate to be protected by two oceans, to not have serious attacks on our territory for most of our history. And we were unfortunately reminded in a very devastating way of our vulnerability. Condoleezza Rice
[ Attacks Been Country Devastating Fortunate History Most Oceans Our Protected Reminded Serious Territory Two Unfortunately Very Vulnerability Way Were]
With our knowledge of modern-day genetics, we realize that it was possible for God to place the potential for all people throughout history into the genes of Adam and Eve when He created them. Walter Lang
[ Adam Created Eve Genes Genetics God History Into Knowledge Modern-Day Our Place Possible Potential Realize Them Throughout]
If you read history you will find that the Christians who did most for the present world were precisely those who thought most of the next. It is since Christians have largely ceased to think of the other world that they have become so ineffective in this. C. S. Lewis
[ Become Ceased Christians Did Find History Ineffective Largely Most Next Other Precisely Present Read Since Think Those Thought Were Will World]
I've always been interested in the history of the West, our country and particularly as it relates to the Native Americans - the original Americans. Beau Bridges
[ Always Americans Been Country History Interested Native Original Our Particularly Relates West]
The history of our civilization has been one of intermittent war. John Boyd Orr
[ Been Civilization History Our War]
Throughout human history, the apostles of purity, those who have claimed to possess a total explanation, have wrought havoc among mere mixed-up human beings. Salman Rushdie
[ Among Apostles Beings Claimed Explanation Havoc History Human Mere Possess Purity Those Throughout Total Wrought]
I'm pretty illiterate when it comes to comics history. Alison Bechdel
[ Comes Comics History Illiterate Pretty]
The people in Japan know more about the history of jazz and the musicians than the people in the United States do. Billy Higgins
[ History Japan Jazz Know More Musicians States Than United]
The impact of the magazine was very strong. As I said, it portrayed dinosaurs as part of the geological history, part of the story of life on earth. It struck that paleontology was the career for me. Robert T. Bakker
[ Career Dinosaurs Earth Geological History Impact Life Magazine Part Portrayed Said Story Strong Struck Very]
The Bible is one of the most genocidal books in history. Noam Chomsky
[ Bible Books Genocidal History Most]
Out of Coltrane's whole history, there are things which I think are great from all the periods. Lee Konitz
[ Coltrane Great History Out Periods Things Think Which Whole]
The history of American politics is littered with bodies of people who took so pure a position that they had no clout at all. Benjamin C. Bradlee
[ American Bodies Clout Had History Littered Politics Position Pure Took]
It's up to history to judge. Pol Pot
[ History Judge Up]
If we go back in the history of different nations, violence and the use of force are part of their heritage. These are the traditions of mankind. Harri Holkeri
[ Back Different Force Go Heritage History Mankind Nations Part Their These Traditions Use Violence]
Right around the end of the fifties, college students and young people in general, began to realize that this music was almost like a history of our country - this music contained the real history of the people of this country. Jackson Browne
[ Almost Around Began College Contained Country End Fifties General History Music Our Real Realize Right Students Young]
I can't change history, I don't want to change history. I can only change the future. I'm working on that. Boris Becker
[ Change Future History Only Want Working]
After all my years of playing soldiers, and then of reading History, I have almost a mania to be in the East, to see fighting, and to serve. Wilfred Owen
[ After Almost East Fighting History Mania Playing Reading See Serve Soldiers Then Years]
It is as if Clinton had called one of the most respected character witnesses in all of U.S. history to testify that the primal urge has a most distinguished presidential pedigree. Joseph J. Ellis
[ Called Character Clinton Distinguished Had History Most Pedigree Presidential Primal Respected Testify Urge Witnesses]
From the time I was a little boy I found myself reading history when I had a choice. I read a lot of things, but history had a special appeal for me. Donald Kagan
[ Appeal Boy Choice Found Had History Little Lot Myself Read Reading Special Things Time]
It is not observed in history that families improve with time. George William Curtis
[ Families History Improve Observed Time]
I don't believe in accidents. There are only encounters in history. There are no accidents. Pablo Picasso
[ Accidents Believe Encounters History Only]
Everything must be recaptured and relocated in the general framework of history, so that despite the difficulties, the fundamental paradoxes and contradictions, we may respect the unity of history which is also the unity of life. Fernand Braudel
[ Also Contradictions Despite Difficulties Everything Framework Fundamental General History Life May Must Paradoxes Recaptured Relocated Respect Unity Which]
If the history of the past fifty years teaches us anything, it is that peace does not follow disarmament - disarmament follows peace. Bernard Baruch
[ Anything Disarmament Does Fifty Follow Follows History Past Peace Teaches Us Years]
Hope unbelieved is always considered nonsense. But hope believed is history in the process of being changed. Jim Wallis
[ Always Being Believed Changed Considered History Hope Nonsense Process]
It is, I claim, nonsense to say that it does not matter which individual man acted as the nucleus for the change. It is precisely this that makes history unpredictable into the future. Gregory Bateson
[ Acted Change Claim Does Future History Individual Into Makes Man Matter Nonsense Nucleus Precisely Say Unpredictable Which]
But I think mainly, you know, just up in the East Coast, it's where it all originated. You know, Philadelphia. It goes back to the beginning. So, you know, fans have a lot of history, and they love their teams up here. Rafael Palmeiro
[ Back Beginning Coast East Fans Goes Here History Just Know Lot Love Mainly Originated Philadelphia Teams Their Think Up Where]
History provides no precise guidelines. Douglas Hurd
[ Guidelines History Precise Provides]
Value people on their potential, not on their history. Bo Bennett
[ History Potential Their Value]
I've been lucky. I've had this history of having an appeal to more than one type of audience. Juice Newton
[ Appeal Audience Been Had Having History Lucky More Than Type]
The majority see the obstacles; the few see the objectives; history records the successes of the latter, while oblivion is the reward of the former. Alfred A. Montapert
[ Few Former History Latter Majority Objectives Oblivion Obstacles Records Reward See Successes While]
As Members of Congress and people of conscience, we must work to overcome the indifference and distortions of history, and ensure that future generations know what happened. Jerry Costello
[ Congress Conscience Distortions Ensure Future Generations Happened History Indifference Know Members Must Overcome Work]
Whether you like it or not, history is on our side. We will bury you! Nikita Khrushchev
[ Bury History Our Side Whether Will]
So that the record of history is absolutely crystal clear. That there is no alternative way, so far discovered, of improving the lot of the ordinary people that can hold a candle to the productive activities that are unleashed by a free enterprise system. Milton Friedman Government
[ Absolutely Activities Alternative Candle Clear Crystal Discovered Enterprise Far Free History Hold Improving Lot Ordinary Productive Record System Unleashed Way]
The whole history of civilization is strewn with creeds and institutions which were invaluable at first, and deadly afterwards. Walter Bagehot
[ Afterwards Civilization Creeds Deadly First History Institutions Invaluable Strewn Were Which Whole]
We can learn from IBM's successful history that you don't have to have the best product to become number one. You don't even have to have a good product. Adam Osborne
[ Become Best Even Good History Ibm Learn Number Product Successful]
I have not much interest in anyone's personal history after the tenth year, not even my own. Whatever one was going to be was all prepared before that. Katherine Anne Porter
[ After Anyone Before Even Going History Interest Much Own Personal Prepared Tenth Whatever Year]
History does not always repeat itself. John W. Campbell
[ Always Does History Itself Repeat]
Throughout the history of our young nation, we have seen our military go bravely into battle, armed with courage and willing to make the ultimate sacrifice. John M. McHugh
[ Armed Battle Bravely Courage Go History Into Make Military Nation Our Sacrifice Seen Throughout Ultimate Willing Young]
I knew I could not maintain that leadership in open struggle against Moscow influence. Only two Communist leaders in history ever succeeded in doing this - Tito and Mao Tse-tung. Earl Browder
[ Against Communist Could Doing Ever History Influence Knew Leaders Leadership Maintain Mao Moscow Only Open Struggle Succeeded Two]
Almost everything I tried out for I pretty much got. I landed Power Rangers, and the rest is history. Thuy Trang
[ Almost Everything Got History Landed Much Out Power Pretty Rangers Rest Tried]
The history of Christianity, therefore, must be of concern to all who are interested in the record of man and particularly to all who seek to understand the contemporary human scene. Kenneth Scott Latourette
[ Christianity Concern Contemporary History Human Interested Man Must Particularly Record Scene Seek Therefore Understand]
Well, our statute provides us with authority to conduct a very broad inquiry basically to provide an investigation of 9/11 that's thorough, complete and will withstand the scrutiny of history. Richard Ben-Veniste
[ Authority Basically Broad Complete Conduct History Inquiry Investigation Our Provide Provides Scrutiny Statute Thorough Us Very Well Will Withstand]
I never put out a history, I put out a dramatic history. Oliver Stone
[ Dramatic History Never Out Put]
The prolonged slavery of women is the darkest page in human history. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
[ Darkest History Human Page Prolonged Slavery Women]
I'm truly worried about the country's direction. I can tell you this categorically, we've got the weakest president and the weakest governor in the history of my 50 years of public service. Fritz Hollings
[ Categorically Country Direction Got Governor History President Public Service Tell Truly Weakest Worried Years]
History has demonstrated that the most notable winners usually encountered heartbreaking obstacles before they triumphed. They won because they refused to become discouraged by their defeats. B. C. Forbes
[ Because Become Before Defeats Demonstrated Discouraged Encountered Heartbreaking History Most Notable Obstacles Refused Their Triumphed Usually Winners Won]
To try to expunge an individual's history is a terrible violation. Helen Dunmore
[ History Individual Terrible Try Violation]
I believe that natural history has lost much by the vague general treatment that is so common. Ernest Thompson Seton
[ Believe Common General History Lost Much Natural Treatment Vague]
If philosophy is practice, a demand to know the manner in which its history is to be studied is entailed: a theoretical attitude toward it becomes real only in the living appropriation of its contents from the texts. Karl Jaspers
[ Appropriation Attitude Becomes Contents Demand Entailed History Know Living Manner Only Philosophy Practice Real Studied Texts Theoretical Toward Which]
I know every note in every song, the whole history of it, even parts that were there and are gone. Enya
[ Even Every Gone History Know Note Parts Song Were Whole]
In any case, his judgment and set of values, acting alone or through his assistants, determine not only what is gold and what is dross but the design of the history which he creates out of the metal. The historian decides what is significant, and what is not. Samuel E. Morison
[ Acting Alone Any Assistants Case Creates Decides Design Determine Dross Gold His Historian History Judgment Metal Only Out Set Significant Through Values Which]
American time has stretched around the world. It has become the dominant tempo of modern history, especially of the history of Europe. Harold Rosenberg
[ American Around Become Dominant Especially Europe History Modern Stretched Tempo Time World]
Al Zarqawi had a long history of terrorism. He was responsible for several bombings and beheadings in Iraq, including Pennsylvania native Nicholas Berg. Tim Murphy
[ Al Berg Bombings Had History Including Iraq Long Native Nicholas Pennsylvania Responsible Several Terrorism Zarqawi]
The history of the past interests us only in so far as it illuminates the history of the present. Ernest Dimnet
[ Far History Illuminates Interests Only Past Present Us]
Marxism is an interpretation of history which explains the progress of society as a product of the expansion of the forces of production of the material means of life, that is, the development of economy. Earl Browder
[ Development Economy Expansion Explains Forces History Interpretation Life Marxism Material Means Product Production Progress Society Which]
Study history, study history. In history lies all the secrets of statecraft. Winston Churchill
[ History Lies Secrets Statecraft Study]
The creative act is not pure. History evidences it. Sociology extracts it. The writer loses Eden, writes to be read and comes to realize that he is answerable. Nadine Gordimer
[ Act Answerable Comes Creative Eden Evidences Extracts History Loses Pure Read Realize Sociology Writer Writes]
I rise today to offer a formal and heartfelt apology to all the victims of lynching in our history, and for the failure of the United States Senate to take action when action was most needed. George Allen
[ Action Apology Failure Formal Heartfelt History Lynching Most Needed Offer Our Rise Senate States Take Today United Victims]
However, the sciences of society and of history retained their old subservient relation to metaphysics for a long time - well into the eighteenth century. Wilhelm Dilthey
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There was once a time when art history and film were basically the same medium, but art history is frozen in late-19th-century technology that has survived into the early 21st century. Robert Nelson
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Throughout America's young history there has been a necessary tension between the individual and the group. Harold Evans
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