Quotations that match 'history'.

At times like that it's difficult to remember what's at stake, that history is in the making. As a player you feel so cut off sometimes, it can be tough... Which is why it is an enormous advantage to play at home. Michel Patini
[ Advantage Cut Difficult Enormous Feel History Home Making Off Play Player Remember Sometimes Stake Times Tough Which Why]
It is in the very nature of things human that every act that has once made its appearance and has been recorded in the history of mankind stays with mankind as a potentiality long after its actuality has become a thing of the past. Hannah Arendt
[ Act Actuality After Appearance Become Been Every History Human Long Made Mankind Nature Once Past Recorded Stays Thing Things Very]
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]
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]
When I went to college, my goal was to be a college history teacher. I majored in history. George J. Mitchell
[ College Goal History Majored Teacher Went]
History is malleable. A new cache of diaries can shed new light, and archeological evidence can challenge our popular assumptions. Ken Burns
[ Archeological Assumptions Challenge Diaries Evidence History Light Malleable New Our Popular Shed]
As a kid, I sensed history going on all around me, but the basic thrust of it didn't move me. James Ellroy
[ Around Basic Going History Kid Move Sensed Thrust]
My mother took my picture to a model agency and the rest is history. Angie Everhart
[ Agency History Model Mother Picture Rest Took]
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]
History is a vision of God's creation on the move. Arnold J. Toynbee History
[ Creation God History Move Vision]
It's unbelievable, there's a book out attacking Gore, when he's the most unfortunate loser in political history. Vincent Bugliosi
[ Attacking Book Gore History Loser Most Out Political Unbelievable Unfortunate]
I knew German history well, and out of my experiences in the rest of the world I believed to know the German kind; therefore I never doubted that, although for the time being all indications were against it, one day a change would come. Gustav Krupp
[ Against Although Being Believed Change Come Day Doubted Experiences German History Indications Kind Knew Know Never Out Rest Therefore Time Well Were World Would]
Those who become mentally ill often have a history of chronic pain. Gene Tierney
[ Become Chronic History Ill Mentally Often Pain Those]
The more the history of the World War and what led up to it is studied, the more clearly those tragic years become revealed as a vast collapse of civilization. Arthur Henderson
[ Become Civilization Clearly Collapse History Led More Revealed Studied Those Tragic Up Vast War World Years]
The bourgeoisie might blast and ruin its own world before it leaves the stage of history. Buenaventura Durruti
[ Before Blast Bourgeoisie History Leaves Might Own Ruin Stage World]
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]
It is possible to read the history of this country as one long struggle to extend the liberties established in our Constitution to everyone in America. Molly Ivins
[ America Constitution Country Established Everyone Extend History Liberties Long Our Possible Read Struggle]
To try to expunge an individual's history is a terrible violation. Helen Dunmore
[ History Individual Terrible Try Violation]
The aim of every authentic artist is not to conform to the history of art, but to release himself from it in order to replace it with his own history. Harold Rosenberg
[ Aim Art Artist Authentic Conform Every Himself His History Order Own Release Replace]
I have thoroughly gone through the subject of the Incarnation; and if it served you, could at any time give you the history from the beginning of the controversies on this subject, and of its present form. Edward Irving
[ Any Beginning Controversies Could Form Give Gone History Incarnation Present Served Subject Thoroughly Through Time]
Movies and television shows based on comic books constitute the worst single genre in the history of filmed entertainment (with the exception of porn). John Podhoretz
[ Based Books Comic Constitute Entertainment Exception Filmed Genre History Movies Shows Single Television Worst]
History is, in its essentials, the science of change. It knows and it teaches that it is impossible to find two events that are ever exactly alike, because the conditions from which they spring are never identical. Marc Bloch
[ Alike Because Change Conditions Essentials Events Ever Exactly Find History Identical Impossible Knows Never Science Spring Teaches Two Which]
Everybody needs history but the people who need it most are poor folks - people without resources or options. Henry Hampton
[ Everybody Folks History Most Need Needs Options Poor Resources Without]
Oh, do not read history, for that I know must be false. Robert Walpole
[ False History Know Must Oh Read]
History never looks like history when you are living through it. John W. Gardner History
[ History Living Looks Never Through]
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]
For the first time in history, we declared war without financing it. Americans have not been asked to pay for it through taxes. David Broder
[ Americans Asked Been Declared Financing First History Pay Taxes Through Time War Without]
There is no life that does not contribute to history. Dorothy West
[ Contribute Does History Life]
To study history means submitting to chaos and nevertheless retaining faith in order and meaning. Hermann Hesse
[ Chaos Faith History Meaning Means Nevertheless Order Retaining Study Submitting]
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]
However, I must say that I am very happy to see that we have such a positive result for our first referendum in our history and that gives me more confidence in Taiwan's democracy. Chen Shui-bian
[ Am Confidence Democracy First Gives Happy History However More Must Our Positive Referendum Result Say See Such Taiwan Very]
The Thames is liquid history. John Burns
[ History Liquid Thames]
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]
History will be kind to me for I intend to write it. Winston Churchill History
[ History Intend Kind Will Write]
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]
Sometimes - history needs a push. Vladimir Lenin
[ History Needs Push Sometimes]
Better treatment and detection methods have also improved the survival rate for people with cancer, and for the first time in history, this year the absolute number of cancer deaths in the U.S. has decreased. Ike Skelton
[ Absolute Also Better Cancer Deaths Decreased Detection First History Improved Methods Number Rate Survival Time Treatment Year]
For the first time in history all the major countries in the world are pushing together to reach this goal... building something in space that is really for all humankind. Umberto Guidoni
[ Building Countries First Goal History Humankind Major Pushing Reach Really Something Space Time Together World]
I want people to use Perl. I want to be a positive ingredient of the world and make my American history. So, whatever it takes to give away my software and get it used, that's great. Larry Wall
[ American Away Get Give Great History Ingredient Make Perl Positive Software Takes Use Used Want Whatever World]
Rosa Parks was a woman of strength, conviction, and morality. Her action on December 1, 1955, to defy the law made her a leading figure in our nation's civil rights history. John Shimkus
[ Action Civil Conviction December Defy Figure Her History Law Leading Made Morality Nation Our Parks Rights Rosa Strength Woman]
Government has never increased the standard of living of one single human being in civilization's history. For some reason that simple truth has evaded everybody. Steve Wynn
[ Being Civilization Everybody Government History Human Increased Living Never Reason Simple Single Some Standard Truth]
Time will inevitably uncover dishonesty and lies; history has no place for them. Norodom Sihanouk
[ Dishonesty History Inevitably Lies Place Them Time Uncover Will]
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]
And it's a crime because the great plays of history, going all the way back to the Greeks, are part of everybody's heritage. It's just like in music, Beethoven or Mozart, that's everybody's heritage. Tony Randall
[ Back Because Beethoven Crime Everybody Going Great Greeks Heritage History Just Mozart Music Part Plays Way]
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]
Study history, study history. In history lies all the secrets of statecraft. Winston Churchill
[ History Lies Secrets Statecraft Study]
Assassination has never changed the history of the world. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Assassination Changed History Never World]
Every great movement in the history of Western civilization from the Carolingian age to the nineteenth century has been an international movement which owed its existence and its development to the cooperation of many different peoples. Christopher Dawson
[ Age Been Century Civilization Cooperation Development Different Every Existence Great History International Many Movement Nineteenth Owed Peoples Western Which]
Our country stands at a critical point in its history. Our heritage as a nation of immigrants is at stake. Roger Mahony
[ Country Critical Heritage History Immigrants Nation Our Point Stake Stands]
The twentieth century may tell us that we have nothing to be complacent about in the recent history of humankind; but it also tells us that there is nothing inevitable about tyranny. Rowan D. Williams
[ Also Century Complacent History Humankind Inevitable May Nothing Recent Tell Tells Twentieth Tyranny Us]
Today, as we look back on the history of our nation and take note of how far we have come as a people, we are reminded that we owe a great debt to those who fought valiantly for the freedoms that we easily take for granted. Sam Brownback
[ Back Come Debt Easily Far Fought Freedoms Granted Great History How Look Nation Note Our Owe Reminded Take Those Today]
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]
Science cannot tell theology how to construct a doctrine of creation, but you can't construct a doctrine of creation without taking account of the age of the universe and the evolutionary character of cosmic history. John Polkinghorne
[ Account Age Cannot Character Construct Cosmic Creation Doctrine Evolutionary History How Science Taking Tell Theology Universe Without]
For the first time in the history of mankind, one generation literally has the power to destroy the past, the present and the future, the power to bring time to an end. Hubert H. Humphrey
[ Bring Destroy End First Future Generation History Literally Mankind Past Power Present Time]
History is a set of lies agreed upon. Napoleon Bonaparte
[ Agreed History Lies Set Upon]
I don't think that a leader can control, to any great extent, his destiny. Very seldom can he step in and change the situation if the forces of history are running in another direction. Richard M. Nixon
[ Another Any Change Control Destiny Direction Extent Forces Great His History Leader Running Seldom Situation Step Think Very]
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]
I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge. That myth is more potent than history. That dreams are more powerful than facts. That hope always triumphs over experience. That laughter is the only cure for grief. And I believe that love is stronger than death. Robert Fulghum
[ Always Believe Cure Death Dreams Experience Facts Grief History Hope Imagination Knowledge Laughter Love More Myth Only Over Potent Powerful Stronger Than Triumphs]
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]
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]
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce. Karl Marx
[ Farce First History Itself Repeats Second Tragedy]
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]
Once a president gets to the White House, the only audience that is left that really matters is history. Doris Kearns Goodwin
[ Audience Gets History House Left Matters Once Only President Really White]
Knowing what paint a painter uses or having an understanding of where he was in the history of where he came from doesn't hurt your appreciation of the painting. Jodie Foster
[ Appreciation Came Having History Hurt Knowing Paint Painter Painting Understanding Uses Where Your]
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]
I also know that there have been many times in our history when the proximity of an election has induced exactly the kind of leadership and consensus-building that produce progress in our democracy. Joe Lieberman
[ Also Been Democracy Election Exactly History Induced Kind Know Leadership Many Our Produce Progress Proximity Times]
In October, 1865, occurred what was, in my eyes, the greatest event in the history of the observatory. The new transit circle arrived from Berlin in its boxes. Simon Newcomb
[ Arrived Berlin Boxes Circle Event Eyes Greatest History New Observatory Occurred October Transit]
Whether or not the standard of living made possible by mass production and in turn by mass circulation, is supported by and filled with the work of us hucksters, I guess is something that only history can decide. Leo Burnett
[ Circulation Decide Filled Guess History Living Made Mass Only Possible Production Something Standard Supported Turn Us Whether Work]
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]
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]
Just think, if I had understood my lawyer and if he and I had communicated properly in January 1958, this whole history would have been entirely different . Gordon Gould
[ Been Communicated Different Entirely Had History January Just Lawyer Properly Think Understood Whole Would]
The history of the Church of Rome is a constant leakage of members into such breakaway cults, which go on splitting. Mary Douglas
[ Church Constant Cults Go History Into Members Rome Splitting Such Which]
I'm playing dark history. It's beyond black. I'm dealing with the dark things of the cosmos. Sun Ra
[ Beyond Black Cosmos Dark Dealing History Playing Things]
Natural selection, as it has operated in human history, favors not only the clever but the murderous. Barbara Ehrenreich
[ Clever Favors History Human Murderous Natural Only Operated Selection]
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]
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]
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]
The trial of Ernst Zundel has gone down in Canadian history. Ernst Zundel
[ Canadian Down Ernst Gone History Trial]
The great philosophers and the great works are standards for the selection of what is essential. Everything that we do in studying the history of philosophy ultimately serves their better understanding. Karl Jaspers
[ Better Essential Everything Great History Philosophers Philosophy Selection Serves Standards Studying Their Ultimately Understanding Works]
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]
I'm really excited to be a part of it and sharing the legacy, any documentary I look up at the sky and Kevin Burns did and Bryan did and showed me again you know the history that's in this character and you know. Brandon Routh
[ Again Any Bryan Burns Character Did Documentary Excited History Kevin Know Legacy Look Part Really Sharing Showed Sky Up]
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]
Du Bois marked a great stage in the history of Negro struggles when he said that Negroes could no longer accept the subordination which Booker T. Washington had preached. C. L. R. James
[ Accept Booker Could Du Great Had History Longer Marked Negro Negroes Preached Said Stage Struggles Subordination Washington Which]
There was never anything like it before in history. It was a different kind of joyous, happy screaming. Jo Stafford
[ Anything Before Different Happy History Joyous Kind Never Screaming]
Democrats believe that government should reflect the sense of community that Americans demonstrated after Katrina - the sense of community that has defined and united America throughout its history. Patrick J. Kennedy
[ After America Americans Believe Community Defined Democrats Demonstrated Government History Katrina Reflect Sense Should Throughout United]
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]
History has taught us over and over again that freedom is not free. When push comes to shove, the ultimate protectors of freedom and liberty are the brave men and women in our armed forces. Throughout our history, they've answered the call in bravery and sacrifice. Timothy Pawlenty
[ Again Answered Armed Brave Bravery Call Comes Forces Free Freedom History Liberty Men Our Over Protectors Push Sacrifice Shove Taught Throughout Ultimate Us Women]
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]
Was the real Jesus of history one and the same as the Christ of faith whom we read about in the New Testament and worship in the church? Was Jesus really raised from the dead? Is he really the divine Lord of lords? John Clayton
[ Christ Church Dead Divine Faith History Jesus Lord Lords New Raised Read Real Really Same Testament Whom Worship]
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]
The slightest acquaintance with history shows that powerful republics are the most warlike and unscrupulous of nations. Ambrose Bierce
[ Acquaintance History Most Nations Powerful Republics Shows Slightest Unscrupulous Warlike]
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]
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]
Providence conceals itself in the details of human affairs, but becomes unveiled in the generalities of history. Alphonse de Lamartine
[ Affairs Becomes Conceals Details Generalities History Human Itself Providence Unveiled]
World history is tragic. Friedrich Durrenmatt
[ History Tragic 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]
Human blunders usually do more to shape history than human wickedness. A. J. P. Taylor
[ Blunders History Human More Shape Than Usually Wickedness]
If you think Abraham Lincoln became famous for inventing the town car, it is time to spend a few hours on history. Bo Bennett
[ Abraham Became Car Famous Few History Hours Inventing Lincoln Spend Think Time Town]
I loved history, particularly of the British, American and Old Testament kind. Luke Ford
[ American British History Kind Loved Old Particularly Testament]
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]
And it has some weight, I mean, the whole history of the gargoyles, that's some wonderful stuff. Keith David
[ Gargoyles History Mean Some Stuff Weight Whole Wonderful]
There is an odd sense of responsibility attached to appearing in a drama about a real piece of history. A work of fiction is fun. James D'arcy
[ Appearing Attached Drama Fiction Fun History Odd Piece Real Responsibility Sense Work]
During the Sixties, the Americans thought I was the greatest thing in the history of cinema. Michael Winner
[ Americans Cinema During Greatest History Sixties Thing Thought]
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]
In known history, nobody has had such capacity for altering the universe than the people of the United States of America. And nobody has gone about it in such an aggressive way. Alan Watts
[ Aggressive Altering America Capacity Gone Had History Known Nobody States Such Than United Universe Way]
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 work is not about my life history. It's not about the story of my neurosis. Anish Kapoor
[ History Life Neurosis Story Work]
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]
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past. Thomas Jefferson History
[ Better Dreams Future History Past Than]
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]
History: the category of human phenomena which tends to catastrophe. Jules Romains
[ Catastrophe Category History Human Phenomena Tends Which]
But every historical statement and legitimization itself moves within a certain relation to history. Martin Heidegger
[ Certain Every Historical History Itself Moves Relation Statement Within]
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]
Whatever we do or fail to do will influence the course of history. Arthur Henderson
[ Course Fail History Influence Whatever Will]
What happens when good people are put into an evil place? Do they triumph or does the situation dominate their past history and morality? Philip Zimbardo
[ Does Dominate Evil Good Happens History Into Morality Past Place Put Situation Their Triumph]
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women. Elizabeth II
[ Average Course Due Heart History Long Men Nation Run Soundness Upward Women]
The main thing is to make history, not to write it. Otto von Bismarck
[ History Main Make Thing Write]
When you see the films of certain young directors, you get the impression that film history begins for them around 1980. Jacques Rivette
[ Around Begins Certain Directors Film Films Get History Impression See Them Young]
It is not I who have been consigned to the bedroom of history. Corazon Aquino
[ Bedroom Been History]
To investigate the history of man's development, the most important finds are, of course, hominid fossils. Richard Leakey
[ Course Development Finds Fossils History Important Investigate Man Most]
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]
Journalism is in fact history on the run. Thomas Griffith
[ Fact History Journalism Run]
I don't compete with other discus throwers. I compete with my own history. Al Oerter
[ Compete History Other Own]
Holding an Olympic Games means evoking history. Pierre de Coubertin
[ Evoking Games History Holding Means Olympic]
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]
I love thinking about American history, thinking about LA history. I love brooding on crime. James Ellroy
[ American Brooding Crime History La Love Thinking]
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]
This is an exciting time. A new chapter in our history. John Barth
[ Chapter Exciting History New Our Time]
In the history of literature there are many great enduring works which were not published in the lifetimes of the authors. If the authors had not achieved self-affirmation while writing, how could they have continued to write? Gao Xingjian
[ Achieved Authors Continued Could Enduring Great Had History How Lifetimes Literature Many Published Were Which While Works Write Writing]
I mean, look, Nancy Pelosi said in the very beginning this is going to be the most open, honest and ethical Congress in history. And what we're seeing is she's breaking that promise every day. Eric Cantor
[ Beginning Breaking Congress Day Ethical Every Going History Honest Look Mean Most Nancy Open Pelosi Promise Said Seeing She Very]
The history of art is the history of revivals. Samuel Butler Art
[ Art History Revivals]
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]
When I began writing that I was able and did travel and met some fascinating people and also uncovered some history, which has not been discovered before. Arthur Hailey
[ Able Also Been Before Began Did Discovered Fascinating History Met Some Travel Uncovered Which Writing]
There can be no argument about the Lone Star State's significant contributions to American history, and we must remember the actions and the sacrifices of those who made Texas independence a reality. Michael McCaul
[ Actions American Argument Contributions History Independence Lone Made Must Reality Remember Sacrifices Significant Star State Texas Those]
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]
I want this book to be facts, to be important, to be history. Anatoli Boukreev
[ Book Facts History Important Want]
I was reading a book... 'the history of glue' - I couldn't put it down. Tim Vine
[ Book Down Glue History Put Reading]
Isn't history ultimately the result of our fear of boredom? Emile M. Cioran
[ Boredom Fear History Our Result Ultimately]
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]
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]
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]
It's a very good historical book about history. Dan Quayle History
[ Book Good Historical History Very]
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]
History does not merely touch on language, but takes place in it. Theodor Adorno
[ Does History Language Merely Place Takes Touch]
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]
It made me think about a whole area of human activity that was not really a concern to me before that, because I was involved in reading Chinese history, or languages, or whatever. Ron Silver
[ Activity Area Because Before Chinese Concern History Human Involved Languages Made Reading Really Think Whatever Whole]
At the unveiling at the White House of the presidential portrait, President Bush pointed out that Hillary Clinton was the first sitting Senator in history to have her portrait hanging in the White House. Eleanor Clift
[ Bush Clinton First Hanging Her Hillary History House Out Pointed Portrait President Presidential Senator Sitting White]
In every election in American history both parties have their cliches. The party that has the cliches that ring true wins. Newt Gingrich
[ American Both Cliches Election Every History Parties Party Ring Their True Wins]
History is not a burden on the memory but an illumination of the soul. Lord Acton
[ Burden History Illumination Memory Soul]
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]
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 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]
France, for example, loves at the same time history and the drama, because the one explores the vast destinies of humanity, and the other the individual lot of man. Alfred de Vigny
[ Because Destinies Drama Example Explores France History Humanity Individual Lot Loves Man Other Same Time Vast]
Who has fully realized that history is not contained in thick books but lives in our very blood? Carl Jung
[ Blood Books Contained Fully History Lives Our Realized Thick Very]
History, a distillation of rumour. Thomas Carlyle
[ Distillation History]
Never in the history of fashion has so little material been raised so high to reveal so much that needs to be covered so badly. Cecil Beaton
[ Badly Been Covered Fashion High History Little Material Much Needs Never Raised Reveal]
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]
The history of all previous societies has been the history of class struggles. Karl Marx
[ Been Class History Previous Societies Struggles]
I'd like to write a history, maybe of the Reformation. Jane Haddam
[ History Maybe Reformation Write]
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]
Value your freedom or you will lose it, teaches history. 'Don't bother us with politics', respond those who don't want to learn. Richard Stallman
[ Bother Freedom History Learn Lose Politics Respond Teaches Those Us Value Want Will Your]
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]
Hale had answered when the President of the United States can't go to a city of the United States and be protected, we've come to a very difficult time in our nation's history, and encouraged him to come. Lindy Boggs
[ Answered City Come Difficult Encouraged Go Had Hale Him History Nation Our President Protected States Time United Very]
Every great crisis of human history is a pass of Thermopylae, and there is always a Leonidas and his three hundred to die in it, if they can not conquer. George William Curtis
[ Always Conquer Crisis Die Every Great His History Human Hundred Pass Three]
What is history but a fable agreed upon? Napoleon Bonaparte History
[ Agreed Fable History Upon]
History and experience tell us that moral progress comes not in comfortable and complacent times, but out of trial and confusion. Gerald R. Ford
[ Comes Comfortable Complacent Confusion Experience History Moral Out Progress Tell Times Trial Us]
Whenever you move, I think you lose your history. Calista Flockhart
[ History Lose Move Think Whenever Your]
My other bodily ailments have become mere matters of history. William Banting
[ Ailments Become Bodily History Matters Mere Other]
History will see advertising as one of the real evil things of our time. It is stimulating people constantly to want things, want this, want that. Malcolm Muggeridge
[ Advertising Constantly Evil History Our Real See Stimulating Things Time Want Will]
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]
When the venture has been made of dealing with historical events and characters, it always seems fair towards the reader to avow what liberties have been taken, and how much of the sketch is founded on history. Charlotte Mary Yonge
[ Always Been Characters Dealing Events Fair Founded Historical History How Liberties Made Much Reader Seems Sketch Taken Towards Venture]
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]
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]
Today's global justice movement may be the biggest, most diverse and energetic in history. Todd Gitlin
[ Biggest Diverse Energetic Global History Justice May Most Movement Today]
It's a journalist's job to be a witness to history. We're not there to worry about ourselves. We're there to try and get as near as we can, in an imperfect world, to the truth and get the truth out. Robert Fisk
[ Get History Imperfect Job Journalist Near Ourselves Out Truth Try Witness World Worry]
I am re-reading Henry James as a change from history. I began with Daisy Miller, and I've just finished Washington Square. What a brilliant, painful book. Antonia Fraser
[ Am Began Book Brilliant Change Daisy Finished Henry History James Just Miller Painful Re-Reading Square Washington]
The monuments of the nations are all protests against nothingness after death; so are statues and inscriptions; so is history. Lew Wallace
[ After Against Death History Inscriptions Monuments Nations Nothingness Protests Statues]
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]
Tony Kaye is great with that kind of stuff. Up until American History X, he had only done commercials. Ethan Suplee
[ American Commercials Done Great Had History Kaye Kind Only Stuff Tony Until Up]
Television and film are our libraries now. Our history books. David Strathairn
[ Books Film History Libraries Now Our Television]
And then for the first time in history a Cook County state's attorney was reelected for a third time. Richard M. Daley
[ Attorney Cook County First History Reelected State Then Third Time]
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]
I'm covering the worst president in American history. Helen Thomas
[ American Covering History President Worst]
If a secret history of books could be written, and the author's private thoughts and meanings noted down alongside of his story, how many insipid volumes would become interesting, and dull tales excite the reader! William Makepeace Thackeray
[ Alongside Author Become Books Could Down Dull Excite His History How Insipid Interesting Many Meanings Noted Private Reader Secret Story Tales Thoughts Volumes Would Written]
I like dreams of the future better than the history of the past. Patrick Henry
[ Better Dreams Future History Past Than]
Thanks to television, for the first time the young are seeing history made before it is censored by their elders. Margaret Mead
[ Before Censored Elders First History Made Seeing Television Thanks Their Time Young]
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]
I did this within a philosophical framework, and a moral and legal framework. And I have been turned into a cartoon of the greatest villain in the history of lobbying. Jack Abramoff
[ Been Cartoon Did Framework Greatest History Into Legal Lobbying Moral Philosophical Turned Villain Within]
I never put out a history, I put out a dramatic history. Oliver Stone
[ Dramatic History Never Out Put]
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]
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]
If the war has faded into history, democracy's defeat in Vietnam has left deep marks in the consciousness of both nations. Nguyen Cao Ky
[ Both Consciousness Deep Defeat Democracy Faded History Into Left Marks Nations Vietnam War]
In writing the history of a disease, every philosophical hypothesis whatsoever, that has previously occupied the mind of the author, should lie in abeyance. Thomas Sydenham
[ Author Disease Every History Hypothesis Lie Mind Occupied Philosophical Previously Should Whatsoever Writing]
The cosmical importance of this conclusion is profound and the possibilities it opens for the future very remarkable, greater in fact than any suggested before by science in the whole history of the human race. Francis William Aston
[ Any Before Conclusion Fact Future Greater History Human Importance Opens Possibilities Profound Race Remarkable Science Suggested Than Very Whole]
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]
Skepticism has never founded empires, established principals, or changed the world's heart. The great doers in history have always been people of faith. Edwin Hubbel Chapin
[ Always Been Changed Doers Empires Established Faith Founded Great Heart History Never Principals Skepticism World]
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]
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]
This is the worst President ever. He George W. Bush is the worst President in all of American history. Helen Thomas
[ American Bush Ever George History President Worst]
The man who first gave history a recognized place in science was an ancient historian. James H. Breasted
[ Ancient First Gave Historian History Man Place Recognized Science]
Fascism is a religion. The twentieth century will be known in history as the century of Fascism. Benito Mussolini
[ Century Fascism History Known Religion Twentieth Will]
Skepticism is a virtue in history as well as in philosophy. Napoleon Bonaparte
[ History Philosophy Skepticism Virtue Well]
I think that show will go down in history... people will scratch their heads and say 'How did this ever get on the air?' I mean, they finally have a planet that's populated with a black race and then they present them as savage warriors, and the men want the white girl! Denise Crosby
[ Air Black Did Down Ever Finally Get Girl Go Heads History How Mean Men Planet Populated Present Race Savage Say Scratch Show Their Them Then Think Want Warriors White Will]
The point in history at which we stand is full of promise and danger. The world will either move forward toward unity and widely shared prosperity - or it will move apart. Franklin D. Roosevelt
[ Apart Danger Either Forward Full History Move Point Promise Prosperity Shared Stand Toward Unity Which Widely Will World]
I wish I could have 25,000 years of my personal family history documented in a very powerful computer or a CD-ROM that I could just pop in and my computer would never crash. Brendan Fraser
[ Cd-Rom Computer Could Crash Documented Family History Just Never Personal Pop Powerful Very Wish Would Years]
But you have to understand, my beard is so nasty. I mean, it's the only beard in the history of Western civilization that makes Bob Dylan's beard look good. Bill Walton
[ Beard Bob Civilization Dylan Good History Look Makes Mean Nasty Only Understand Western]
I thought I had to make an impact on history. I had to become the greatest choreographer of my time. That was my mission. Posterity deals with us however it sees fit. But I gave it 20 years of my best shot. Twyla Tharp
[ Become Best Choreographer Deals Fit Gave Greatest Had History However Impact Make Mission Posterity Sees Shot Thought Time Us Years]
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]
Whatever can be noted historically can be found within history. Martin Heidegger
[ Found Historically History Noted Whatever Within]
History is like a constantly changing tree. David Irving
[ Changing Constantly History Tree]
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]
We are not makers of history. We are made by history. Martin Luther King, Jr.
[ History Made Makers]
I promised her an interesting life and good food, and the rest is history. Bob Ehrlich
[ Food Good Her History Interesting Life Promised Rest]
The first movie was mostly about George and Julia. This one is mostly about me and Catherine and our love story and our whole history. So it's a very different movie. Casey Affleck
[ Catherine Different First George History Julia Love Mostly Movie Our Story Very Whole]
As we celebrate Black History Month we should be grateful for the achievements they made and inspired by their legacies to continue their work. Marty Meehan
[ Achievements Black Celebrate Continue Grateful History Inspired Legacies Made Month Should Their Work]
I want to suggest a feeling. It's ridiculous to assume you can state an opinion. Somebody else can never relate to the lyric in the same way because their whole experience is different. You can only suggest, then people add their own history and experience to the lyrics. Danielle Dax
[ Add Assume Because Different Else Experience Feeling History Lyric Lyrics Never Only Opinion Own Relate Ridiculous Same Somebody State Suggest Their Then Want Way Whole]
She is the first head of government in history to give a whole country its second childhood. Simon Hoggart
[ Childhood Country First Give Government Head History Second She Whole]
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]
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]
There has never been an unexpectedly short debugging period in the history of computers. Steven Levy
[ Been Computers Debugging History Never Period Short Unexpectedly]
The advantages found in history seem to be of three kinds, as it amuses the fancy, as it improves the understanding, and as it strengthens virtue. David Hume
[ Advantages Fancy Found History Improves Kinds Seem Strengthens Three Understanding Virtue]
Irish people are educated not only about artistry but local history. Fiona Shaw
[ Artistry Educated History Irish Local Only]
Civilization is not a spontaneous generation with any race or nation known to history, but the torch to be handed down from race to race from age to age. Kelly Millar
[ Age Any Civilization Down Generation Handed History Known Nation Race Spontaneous Torch]
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]
Without philosophy, history is always for me dead and dumb. Ferdinand Christian Baur
[ Always Dead Dumb History Philosophy Without]
The children are taught more of the meanest state in Europe than of the country they are born and bred in, despite the singularity of its characteristics, the interest of its history, the rapidity of its advance, and the stupendous promise of its future. Henry Lawson
[ Advance Born Bred Characteristics Children Country Despite Europe Future History Interest Meanest More Promise Rapidity Singularity State Stupendous Taught Than]
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]
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]
The history of the world is the world's court of justice. Friedrich Schiller
[ Court History Justice World]
We have the power to make this the best generation of mankind in the history of the world or to make it the last. John F. Kennedy
[ Best Generation History Last Make Mankind Power World]
Well, the first thing is that truth and power for me form an antithesis, an antagonism, which will hardly ever be resolved. I can define in fact, can simplify the history of human society, the evolution of human society, as a contest between power and freedom. Wole Soyinka
[ Antagonism Antithesis Between Contest Define Ever Evolution Fact First Form Freedom Hardly History Human Power Resolved Simplify Society Thing Truth Well Which Will]
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]
Without a Jewish state, the iron truth of history is that the Jewish people sooner or later become even more vulnerable to the next wave of anti-Semitism. Jack Schwartz
[ Anti-Semitism Become Even History Iron Jewish Later More Next Sooner State Truth Vulnerable Wave Without]
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]
Young women today often have very little appreciation for the real battles that took place to get women where they are today in this country. I don't know how much history young women today know about those battles. Sandra Day O'Connor
[ Appreciation Battles Country Get History How Know Little Much Often Place Real Those Today Took Very Where Women Young]
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]
That religious earnestness forever tends toward fright and hence towards brittleness and inquisition is clear enough in mythology and history. Thomas Howard
[ Clear Earnestness Enough Forever Fright Hence History Inquisition Mythology Religious Tends Toward Towards]
The worst mistake of first contact, made throughout history by individuals on both sides of every new encounter, has been the unfortunate habit of making assumptions. It often proved fatal. David Brin
[ Assumptions Been Both Contact Encounter Every Fatal First Habit History Individuals Made Making Mistake New Often Proved Sides Throughout Unfortunate Worst]
The visual information of art history is going to students seamlessly, without the enormous trouble those of us who are older had when we studied art history many years ago. Robert Nelson
[ Ago Art Enormous Going Had History Information Many Older Seamlessly Students Studied Those Trouble Us Visual Without Years]
Revolutions are the periods of history when individuals count most. Norman Mailer
[ Count History Individuals Most Periods Revolutions]
I am convinced that the stratigraphic method will in the future enable archaeology to throw far more light on the history of American culture than it has done in the past. Edward Sapir
[ Am American Archaeology Convinced Culture Done Enable Far Future History Light Method More Past Than Throw Will]
History should be written as philosophy. Voltaire
[ History Philosophy Should Written]
I think we're struggling with trying to redefine various positions at this point in history. To allow freedom for women, freedom for men, freedom from those sharply defined gender roles. Fred Ward
[ Allow Defined Freedom Gender History Men Point Positions Redefine Roles Sharply Struggling Think Those Trying Various Women]
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]
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government. Thomas Jefferson
[ Bad Convinces Government History Most Much Reading Results Too]
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 broadest pattern of history - namely, the differences between human societies on different continents - seems to me to be attributable to differences among continental environments, and not to biological differences among peoples themselves. Jared Diamond
[ Among Attributable Between Biological Broadest Continental Continents Differences Different Environments History Human Namely Pattern Peoples Seems Societies Themselves]
The people, and the people alone, are the motive force in the making of world history. Mao Zedong
[ Alone Force History Making Motive World]
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]
Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering. Theodore Roosevelt
[ Ease History Left Life Lived Man Name Never Remembering Throughout Worth]
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]
Western history has been a history of deed done, actions performed and results achieved. Arthur Erickson
[ Achieved Actions Been Deed Done History Performed Results Western]
I'm thrilled, I'm grateful, I'm blessed. I played for the world's greatest professional sports team in history. Once a Dallas Cowboy, always a Dallas Cowboy. Bob Hayes
[ Always Blessed Cowboy Dallas Grateful Greatest History Once Played Professional Sports Team Thrilled World]
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]
History's like a story in a way: it depends on who's telling it. Dorothy Salisbury Davis
[ Depends History Story Telling Way]
From a reality perspective, I'm sure part of that is true, but this is the largest blackout in U.S. history. If that is not a signal that we have got a problem that needs to be fixed, I don't know what is. Jennifer Granholm
[ Blackout Fixed Got History Know Largest Needs Part Perspective Problem Reality Signal Sure True]
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 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]
Everything was going my way. I was happily marching into the history books. Then it all just fell apart. George Michael
[ Apart Books Everything Fell Going Happily History Into Just Marching Then Way]
Anyone who knows history, particularly the history of Europe, will, I think, recognize that the domination of education or of government by any one particular religious faith is never a happy arrangement for the people. Eleanor Roosevelt
[ Any Anyone Arrangement Domination Education Europe Faith Government Happy History Knows Never Particular Particularly Recognize Religious Think Will]
Through educational programming, Jewish American History Month will help raise the awareness of a people, their history and contributions. It will help combat anti-Semitism, a phenomenon that is on the rise and that unfortunately still exists in our Nation. Jan Schakowsky
[ American Anti-Semitism Awareness Combat Contributions Educational Exists Help History Jewish Month Nation Our Phenomenon Programming Raise Rise Still Their Through Unfortunately Will]
May 4th is a particularly memorable day in American history because 84 years to the day before May 4, 1970, there was another demonstration at the Haymarket Square in Chicago. William Kunstler
[ American Another Because Before Chicago Day Demonstration History May Memorable Particularly Square Years]
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]
There is at least one point in the history of any company when you have to change dramatically to rise to the next level of performance. Miss that moment - and you start to decline. Andy Grove
[ Any Change Company Decline Dramatically History Least Level Miss Moment Next Performance Point Rise Start]
As a matter of history, the Fourteenth Amendment was not understood to ban segregation on the basis of race. Cass Sunstein
[ Amendment Ban Basis Fourteenth History Matter Race Segregation Understood]
Art history is less explosive than the rest of history, so it sinks faster into the pulverized regions of time. Robert Smithson
[ Art Explosive Faster History Into Less Regions Rest Sinks Than Time]
In my world, history comes down to language and art. No one cares much about what battles were fought, who won them and who lost them - unless there is a painting, a play, a song or a poem that speaks of the event. Theodore Bikel
[ Art Battles Cares Comes Down Event Fought History Language Lost Much Painting Play Poem Song Speaks Them Unless Were Won World]
Judged by the law of England, I know this crime entails upon me the penalty of death; but the history of Ireland explains that crime and justifies it. Thomas Francis Meagher
[ Crime Death England Entails Explains History Ireland Judged Justifies Know Law Penalty Upon]
There's always some kind of blacklist throughout history. But the difference is, in America they usually let you live. Rip Torn
[ Always America Blacklist Difference History Kind Live Some Throughout Usually]
In the history of the world, no one has ever washed a rented car. Lawrence Summers
[ Car Ever History Rented Washed World]
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]
I made more lousy pictures than any actor in history. Humphrey Bogart
[ Actor Any History Lousy Made More Pictures Than]
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]
There never has been a time in our history when work was so abundant or when wages were as high, whether measured by the currency in which they are paid or by their power to supply the necessaries and comforts of life. Benjamin Harrison
[ Abundant Been Comforts Currency High History Life Measured Necessaries Never Our Paid Power Supply Their Time Wages Were Whether Which Work]
The right to revolt has sources deep in our history. William O. Douglas
[ Deep History Our Revolt Right Sources]
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]
There are more people living in freedom today than at any other time in the history of the human race. Mike Rounds
[ Any Freedom History Human Living More Other Race Than Time Today]
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]
I know there's some kind of history to mountain music-like it came from Ireland or England or Scotland and we kept up the tradition. Loretta Lynn
[ Came England History Ireland Kept Kind Know Mountain Scotland Some Tradition Up]
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]
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]
The world's battlefields have been in the heart chiefly; more heroism has been displayed in the household and the closet, than on the most memorable battlefields in history. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Battlefields Been Chiefly Closet Displayed Heart Heroism History Household Memorable More Most Than World]
But, sir, they have written me down upon the history of the country as worthy of expulsion, and in no unkindness I must tell them that for all future time my self-respect requires that I shall pass them as strangers. Preston Brooks
[ Country Down Expulsion Future History Must Pass Requires Self-Respect Shall Sir Strangers Tell Them Time Unkindness Upon Worthy Written]
Strangers are exciting, their mystery never ends. But, there's nothing like looking at your own history in the faces of your friends. Ani DiFranco
[ Ends Exciting Faces Friends History Looking Mystery Never Nothing Own Strangers Their Your]
The Declaration of Independence is a sacred part of American history. Paul Gillmor
[ American Declaration History Independence Part Sacred]
But the advice was not taken - Johnstone did emigrate to Canada, and did mortgage his pension; and I fear - though I failed to trace his after history - that he suffered in consequence. Hugh Miller
[ Advice After Canada Consequence Did Emigrate Failed Fear His History Mortgage Pension Suffered Taken Though Trace]
Villa Grande has in many ways symbolized an important, but less than pleasant, part of our history. Kjell Magne Bondevik
[ History Important Less Many Our Part Pleasant Symbolized Than Villa Ways]
I am now reading Cooper's Naval History which I find very interesting. John D. Long
[ Am Cooper Find History Interesting Naval Now Reading Very Which]
Japan has opened a new chapter in its history. Shigeru Yoshida
[ Chapter History Japan New Opened]
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]
The history of the past is but one long struggle upward to equality. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
[ Equality History Long Past Struggle Upward]
The greatest concubines in history knew that everything revealed with nothing concealed is a bore. Geoffrey Beene
[ Bore Concealed Everything Greatest History Knew Nothing Revealed]
Few characters in history are indispensable. Albert Bushnell Hart
[ Characters Few History Indispensable]
Who can doubt that between the English and the French, between the Scotch and the Irish, there are differences of character which have profoundly affected and still affect the course of history? Goldwin Smith
[ Affect Affected Between Character Course Differences Doubt English French History Irish Profoundly Scotch Still Which]
For most of the history of our species we were helpless to understand how nature works. We took every storm, drought, illness and comet personally. We created myths and spirits in an attempt to explain the patterns of nature. Ann Druyan
[ Attempt Comet Created Drought Every Explain Helpless History How Illness Most Myths Nature Our Patterns Personally Species Spirits Storm Took Understand Were Works]
So if you look back over the long history of China, they've never tried to take over the world, but they've been quite aggressive in their own neighborhood... in carrying out their own purposes and interests in their sphere of the world. Fred Thompson
[ Aggressive Back Been Carrying China History Interests Long Look Neighborhood Never Out Over Own Purposes Quite Sphere Take Their Tried World]
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]
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed. Charles Darwin
[ Animal Collaborate Effectively History Humankind Improvise Kind Learned Long Most Prevailed Those Too]
I think that every so-called history book and film biography should be prefaced by the statement that what follows is the author's rendition of events and circumstances. Barbara Kruger
[ Author Biography Book Circumstances Events Every Film Follows History Rendition Should So-Called Statement Think]
Newspapers are the second hand of history. This hand, however, is usually not only of inferior metal to the other hands, it also seldom works properly. Arthur Schopenhauer
[ Also Hand Hands History However Inferior Metal Newspapers Only Other Properly Second Seldom Usually Works]
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]
September 11 awoke us to the threat of terrorism. It was forever bookmarked in our history as the day when life as Americans knew it, changed forever. Randy Forbes
[ Americans Awoke Changed Day Forever History Knew Life Our September Terrorism Threat Us]
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]
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]
Crim has baggage: expectation, history, responsibility. Pat Mastelotto
[ Baggage Expectation History Responsibility]
History shows you don't know what the future brings. Rick Wagoner
[ Brings Future History Know Shows]
I wanted to be a part of the Disney history. Tia Carrere
[ Disney History Part Wanted]
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]
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]
America is the only nation in history which miraculously has gone directly from barbarism to degeneration without the usual interval of civilization. Georges Clemenceau
[ America Barbarism Civilization Degeneration Directly Gone History Interval Miraculously Nation Only Usual Which Without]
History warns us that it is the customary fate of new truths to begin as heresies and to end as superstitions. Thomas Huxley
[ Begin Customary End Fate Heresies History New Superstitions Truths Us Warns]
Gender consciousness has become involved in almost every intellectual field: history, literature, science, anthropology. There's been an extraordinary advance. Clifford Geertz
[ Advance Almost Anthropology Become Been Consciousness Every Extraordinary Field Gender History Intellectual Involved Literature Science]
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]
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]
It's absolutely crucial for the Democrats to have a sense of their history, of who they are, in order to be able to project their values and stand up for them. Sidney Blumenthal
[ Able Absolutely Crucial Democrats History Order Project Sense Stand Their Them Up Values]
The big battle at the end of DW isn't drawn from history, but it's influenced by history, certainly. Walter Jon Williams
[ Battle Big Certainly Drawn End History Influenced]
The real history of consciousness starts with one's first lie. Joseph Brodsky
[ Consciousness First History Lie Real Starts]
We are living in the machine age. For the first time in history the comedian has been compelled to supply himself with jokes and comedy material to compete with the machine. Whether he knows it or not, the comedian is on a treadmill to oblivion. Fred Allen
[ Age Been Comedian Comedy Compelled Compete First Himself History Jokes Knows Living Machine Material Oblivion Supply Time Treadmill Whether]
I've been on the show for six years and I don't even know what her history is. I sort of make things up in my mind, but I think it's hard for an audience to follow and invest in a character when they don't have the details. Crystal Chappell
[ Audience Been Character Details Even Follow Hard Her History Invest Know Make Mind Show Six Sort Things Think Up Years]
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]
Nixon is one of the few in the history of this country to run for high office talking out of both sides of his mouth at the same time and lying out of both sides. Harry S. Truman
[ Both Country Few High His History Lying Mouth Nixon Office Out Run Same Sides Talking Time]
So I have cultivated the vast garden of human experience which is history, without troubling myself overmuch about laws, essential first causes, or how it is all coming out. Samuel E. Morison
[ Causes Coming Cultivated Essential Experience First Garden History How Human Laws Myself Out Overmuch Troubling Vast Which Without]
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]
I think that both men, Bush and Blair, will be damned in history. Both men have made their respective countries the two most hated countries in the world. George Galloway
[ Blair Both Bush Countries Damned Hated History Made Men Most Respective Their Think Two Will World]
History will tell where I stand in the ranks of Bond villains, I have no control over that. Rick Yune
[ Bond Control History Over Ranks Stand Tell Villains Where Will]
People are trapped in history and history is trapped in them. James A. Baldwin History
[ History Them Trapped]
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]
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]
Whole generations have forgotten history. Pierre Salinger
[ Forgotten Generations History Whole]
The history of the Victorian Age will never be written: we know too much about it. Lytton Strachey
[ Age History Know Much Never Too Victorian Will Written]
To pitch a perfect game wearing pinstripes at Yankee Stadium, it's unbelievable. Growing up a Yankee fan, to come out here and make history, it really is a dream come true. David Wells
[ Come Dream Fan Game Growing Here History Make Out Perfect Pinstripes Pitch Really Stadium True Unbelievable Up Wearing Yankee]
The history of the white man in India really jumped up and bit me in the neck. Roland Joffe
[ Bit History India Jumped Man Neck Really Up White]
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]
Kennedy invited us into the White House-the first time in the history of the White House picketers had been invited inside. This made front page headlines. Peter Coyote
[ Been First Front Had Headlines History House Inside Into Invited Kennedy Made Page Time Us White]
Like the philosopher, the author views his task as one of establishing a clear connection between life and history, and of making the past bear fruit for the present and future. Lion Feuchtwanger
[ Author Bear Between Clear Connection Establishing Fruit Future His History Life Making Past Philosopher Present Task Views]
You know Manchester is always a bit of a hard place for people coming from London, just with all the history. Manchester has this immensely huge and healthy history musically. Graham Coxon
[ Always Bit Coming Hard Healthy History Huge Immensely Just Know London Manchester Musically Place]
If we could read the secret history of our enemies we should find in each man's life sorrow and suffering enough to disarm all hostility. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
[ Could Disarm Each Enemies Enough Find History Hostility Life Man Our Read Secret Should Sorrow Suffering]
History books that contain no lies are extremely dull. Anatole France
[ Books Contain Dull Extremely History Lies]
I don't have space to enter into the examples or the history of this, so I'm left with having to make the bold statement that culture is extinct. Vivienne Westwood
[ Bold Culture Enter Examples Extinct Having History Into Left Make Space Statement]
We're uncomfortable about considering history as a science. It's classified as a social science, which is considered not quite scientific. Jared Diamond
[ Classified Considered Considering History Quite Science Scientific Social Uncomfortable Which]
A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots. Marcus Garvey
[ Culture History Knowledge Origin Past Roots Their Tree Without]
In fact, the history of North America has been perhaps more profoundly influenced by man's inheritance from his past homes than by the physical features of his present home. Ellsworth Huntington
[ America Been Fact Features His History Home Homes Influenced Inheritance Man More North Past Perhaps Physical Present Profoundly Than]
A lot of the great songwriters in history have been collaborators, with a separate lyricist. Mike Gordon
[ Been Collaborators Great History Lot Lyricist Separate Songwriters]
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]
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]
To provide meaningful architecture is not to parody history but to articulate it. Daniel Libeskind Architecture
[ Architecture Articulate History Meaningful Parody Provide]
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]
History has repeatedly shown that when a new method or material becomes available, new uses for it arise. Wilson Greatbatch
[ Arise Available Becomes History Material Method New Repeatedly Shown Uses]
If privacy ends where hypocrisy begins, Kitty Kelley's steamy expose is a contribution to contemporary history. Eleanor Clift
[ Begins Contemporary Contribution Ends Expose History Hypocrisy Kelley Kitty Privacy Where]
The view of Jerusalem is the history of the world; it is more, it is the history of earth and of heaven. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Earth Heaven History Jerusalem More View World]
Don't get small units caught in between the forces of history. John W. Vessey, Jr.
[ Between Caught Forces Get History Small Units]
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]
The script was always the most important thing to me and I loved the script. For one thing, I've always admired trees. I just worship them. Think what trees have witnessed, what history, such as living through the Civil War, yet they still survive. Kim Novak
[ Admired Always Civil History Important Just Living Loved Most Script Still Such Survive Them Thing Think Through Trees War Witnessed Worship Yet]
The source of wealth is from individuals with little or no history of interest in the game, who have happened upon football as a means of serving some hidden agenda. Sepp Blatter
[ Agenda Football Game Happened Hidden History Individuals Interest Little Means Serving Some Source Upon Wealth]
The issue of civil rights was too much for the establishment to handle. One of the chapters of history that's least studied by historians is the 300 to 500 riots in the U.S. between 1965 and 1970. Tom Hayden
[ Between Chapters Civil Establishment Handle Historians History Issue Least Much Rights Riots Studied Too]
It took a while for me to grasp that my colleagues believe I have made an impact on the history of cinema. Conrad Hall
[ Believe Cinema Colleagues Grasp History Impact Made Took While]
Most foreign policies that history has marked highly, in whatever country, have been originated by leaders who were opposed by experts. Henry A. Kissinger
[ Been Country Experts Foreign Highly History Leaders Marked Most Opposed Originated Policies Were Whatever]
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]
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]
I know the history of the record business so well because I followed Billie Holiday into the record studios. It was so primitive compared to the sophisticated business today. Tony Bennett
[ Because Billie Business Compared Followed History Holiday Into Know Primitive Record Sophisticated Studios Today Well]
No, she did not have a history of twins, and we had discussed all of this before she got pregnant. What if all three, what if two eggs, what if one - you discuss every scenario. Cheryl Tiegs
[ Before Did Discuss Discussed Eggs Every Got Had History Pregnant Scenario She Three Twins Two]
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]
History is a tool used by politicians to justify their intentions. Ted Koppel History
[ History Intentions Justify Politicians Their Tool Used]
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]
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]
From their experience or from the recorded experience of others (history), men learn only what their passions and their metaphysical prejudices allow them to learn. Aldous Huxley
[ Allow Experience History Learn Men Metaphysical Only Others Passions Prejudices Recorded Their Them]
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]
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 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]
For the last 4 years, our Federal Government has produced the four biggest deficits in history, and the estimated 2006 deficit of $423 billion is projected to be the largest of all. Melissa Bean
[ Biggest Billion Deficit Deficits Estimated Federal Four Government History Largest Last Our Produced Projected Years]
You can learn as much about the history from reading about the present as you can vice versa, that is learning about the present through history, which is what I do for a living. Ken Burns
[ History Learn Learning Living Much Present Reading Through Versa Vice Which]
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]
Asking the author of historical novels to teach you about history is like expecting the composer of a melody to provide answers about radio transmission. Lion Feuchtwanger
[ Answers Asking Author Composer Expecting Historical History Melody Novels Provide Radio Teach Transmission]
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]
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]
Christianity is usually called a religion. As a religion it has had a wider geographic spread and is more deeply rooted among more peoples than any other religion in the history of mankind. Kenneth Scott Latourette
[ Among Any Called Christianity Deeply Geographic Had History Mankind More Other Peoples Religion Rooted Spread Than Usually Wider]
Few men in our history have ever obtained the Presidency by planning to obtain it. James A. Garfield
[ Ever Few History Men Obtain Obtained Our Planning Presidency]
I read all the time... I read a lot of history books. Mickey Spillane
[ Books History Lot Read Time]
I have not lived so abundantly, full of family, full of continuity and history. John Lone
[ Abundantly Continuity Family Full History Lived]
History shows that where ethics and economics come in conflict, victory is always with economics. Vested interests have never been known to have willingly divested themselves unless there was sufficient force to compel them. B. R. Ambedkar
[ Always Been Come Compel Conflict Divested Economics Ethics Force History Interests Known Never Shows Sufficient Them Themselves Unless Vested Victory Where Willingly]
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]
I'm a smart guy, I know the history of this issue and why people care about it. Gregg Easterbrook
[ Care Guy History Issue Know Smart Why]
There was a long history of speculation that in quantum gravity, unlike Einstein's classical theory, it might be possible for the topology of spacetime to change. Edward Witten
[ Change Classical Einstein Gravity History Long Might Possible Quantum Speculation Theory Topology Unlike]
Women are the only exploited group in history to have been idealized into powerlessness. Erica Jong Equality
[ Been Exploited Group History Idealized Into Only Powerlessness Women]
History is the interpretation of the significance that the past has for us. Johan Huizinga
[ History Interpretation Past Significance Us]
Nothing would be more profitable to us than a right history of mankind. Adam Weishaupt
[ History Mankind More Nothing Profitable Right Than Us Would]
But it is a law of life and development in history where two national civilizations meet they fight for ascendancy. Bernhard von Bulow
[ Ascendancy Civilizations Development Fight History Law Life Meet National Two Where]
I lived in a region in the northwestern province - the people there in general have a great love for the Taliban, so I started to read some of the literature of the scholars and the history of the movement. And my heart became attached to them. John Walker Lindh
[ Attached Became General Great Heart History Literature Lived Love Movement Northwestern Province Read Region Scholars Some Started Taliban Them]
The point of that is, if you look at Walgreen's history, they've always been pioneers in the application of technology. They're the only drugstore chain that I know to have their own satellite. James Collins
[ Always Application Been Chain Drugstore History Know Look Only Own Pioneers Point Satellite Technology Their]
Our family arrived in England in 1960. At that time I thought the war was ancient history. But if I think of 15 years ago from now, that's 1990, and that seems like yesterday to me. Kazuo Ishiguro
[ Ago Ancient Arrived England Family History Now Our Seems Think Thought Time War Years Yesterday]
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]
To correct a natural indifference I was placed half-way between misery and the sun. Misery kept me from believing that all was well under the sun, and the sun taught me that history wasn't everything. Albert Camus
[ Believing Between Correct Everything Half-Way History Indifference Kept Misery Natural Placed Sun Taught Under Well]
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]
This war is not necessary. We are truly sleepwalking through history. Robert Byrd
[ History Necessary Through Truly War]
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]
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 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]
Like everybody at that age, I read an awful lot of pulp fiction. But at the same time, I also read quite a bit of history and read that as much for pleasure as part of a curriculum. John Hume
[ Age Also Awful Bit Curriculum Everybody Fiction History Lot Much Part Pleasure Pulp Quite Read Same Time]
You don't hate history, you hate the way it was taught to you in high school. Stephen Ambrose
[ Hate High History School Taught Way]
You have it within your grasp to be regarded as one of the greatest legislative sessions in the history of the state. If you're bold and if you're ready to aggressively reach for our future, all the ingredients are here. The opportunities are waiting for us. Dirk Kempthorne
[ Aggressively Bold Future Grasp Greatest Here History Ingredients Legislative Opportunities Our Reach Ready Regarded Sessions State Us Waiting Within Your]
For some reason, I grew up generally believing that Japan and Korea were quite friendly. I do know that there is some bad history and the extremists on both sides are unreasonable. Joichi Ito
[ Bad Believing Both Extremists Friendly Generally Grew History Japan Know Korea Quite Reason Sides Some Unreasonable Up Were]
It is sometimes very hard to tell the difference between history and the smell of skunk. Rebecca West
[ Between Difference Hard History Skunk Smell Sometimes Tell Very]
History is indeed little more than the register of the crimes, follies, and misfortunes of mankind. Edward Gibbon History
[ Crimes Follies History Indeed Little Mankind Misfortunes More Register Than]
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]
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 study of history is the beginning of political wisdom. Jean Bodin
[ Beginning History Political Study Wisdom]
The advent of self-government for the Iraqi people is a watershed moment in their history. Todd Akin
[ Advent History Iraqi Moment Self-Government Their Watershed]
In the history of Wikileaks, nobody has claimed that the material being put out is not authentic. Julian Assange
[ Authentic Being Claimed History Material Nobody Out Put]
No event in American history is more misunderstood than the Vietnam War. It was misreported then, and it is misremembered now. Richard M. Nixon
[ American Event History Misunderstood More Now Than Then Vietnam War]
Cut quarrels out of literature, and you will have very little history or drama or fiction or epic poetry left. Robert Lynd
[ Cut Drama Epic Fiction History Left Literature Little Out Poetry Quarrels Very Will]
The history of philosophy is to a great extent that of a certain clash of human temperaments. William James
[ Certain Clash Extent Great History Human Philosophy]
History seems to be so clumsy. Robert Johnson
[ Clumsy History Seems]
You can only get really unpopular decisions through if the electorate is convinced of the value of the environment. That's what natural history programmes should be for. David Attenborough
[ Convinced Decisions Electorate Environment Get History Natural Only Programmes Really Should Through Unpopular Value]
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]
It was OK for the media to pursue Former President Clinton year after year for lying about a private, consensual sexual affair, but we have five justices who committed one of the biggest crimes in American History, and it ceased to be a big story. Vincent Bugliosi
[ Affair After American Big Biggest Ceased Clinton Committed Consensual Crimes Five Former History Justices Lying Media Ok President Private Pursue Sexual Story Year]
But when you are embodied in a location, in a physical plant, in a set of people, and in a common history, that constrains your evolution and your ability to evolve in certain directions. Kevin Kelly
[ Ability Certain Common Directions Embodied Evolution Evolve History Location Physical Plant Set Your]
From tea parties to the election in Massachusetts, we are witnessing the single greatest political pushback in American history. Marco Rubio
[ American Election Greatest History Massachusetts Parties Political Single Tea Witnessing]
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]
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]
Read no history: nothing but biography, for that is life without theory. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Biography History Life Nothing Read Theory Without]
I think that this is the first war in history that on the morrow the victors sued for peace and the vanquished called for unconditional surrender. Abba Eban
[ Called First History Morrow Peace Sued Surrender Think Unconditional Vanquished Victors War]
IN all her history, from the formation of the federal government until the hour of secession, no year stands out more prominently than the year 1858 as evidencing the national patriotism of Virginia. John Sergeant Wise
[ Federal Formation Government Her History Hour More National Out Patriotism Prominently Secession Stands Than Until Virginia Year]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
History is the transformation of tumultuous conquerors into silent footnotes. Paul Eldridge
[ Conquerors Footnotes History Into Silent Transformation Tumultuous]
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]
How it came to pass that man, originally taught, as we doubt not he was, to know and to worship the true Jehovah, is found, at so early a period of his history, a worshiper of baser objects, it is foreign to our present purpose to inquire. Simon Greenleaf
[ Came Doubt Early Foreign Found His History How Inquire Jehovah Know Man Objects Originally Our Pass Period Present Purpose Taught True Worship]
It's up to history to judge. Pol Pot
[ History Judge Up]
You know, women have a history of just being - we've been told all our lives not to say - in the fifties you couldn't say birth or even be pregnant hardly on television - and then gradually things have changed. Cybill Shepherd
[ Been Being Birth Changed Even Fifties Gradually Hardly History Just Know Lives Our Pregnant Say Television Then Things Told Women]
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]
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]
It takes a great deal of history to produce a little literature. Henry James
[ Deal Great History Literature Little Produce Takes]
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]
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]
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
[ Century Eighteenth History However Into Long Metaphysics Old Relation Retained Sciences Society Subservient Their Time Well]
History has remembered the kings and warriors, because they destroyed; art has remembered the people, because they created. William Morris
[ Art Because Created Destroyed History Kings Remembered Warriors]
Conventionally, one looks at history as something of the past. But after Einstein, who knows what is in the past and what is in the present? Roland Joffe
[ After Einstein History Knows Looks Past Present Something]
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]
Any idea can be brought into the classroom if the point is to inquire into its structure, history, influence and so forth. But no idea belongs in the classroom if the point of introducing it is to recruit your students for the political agenda it may be thought to imply. Stanley Fish
[ Agenda Any Belongs Brought Classroom Forth History Idea Imply Influence Inquire Into Introducing May Point Political Recruit Structure Students Thought Your]
Black people don't have an accurate idea of their history, which has been either suppressed or distorted. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
[ Accurate Been Black Distorted Either History Idea Suppressed Their Which]
I think my parents were happy that I'd gone to university and gotten a degree in history so they thought, 'Well if acting doesn't work for him, he can always become a history teacher or something.' Fortunately, the acting worked out. Derek Jacobi
[ Acting Always Become Degree Fortunately Gone Gotten Happy Him History Out Parents Something Teacher Think Thought University Well Were Work Worked]
God has never, in the history of mankind, allowed his name to go long offended. David Wilkerson
[ Allowed Go God His History Long Mankind Name Never Offended]
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]
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]
We are at a major epoch in human history, which is that we don't need sex to recreate the race. You can have babies without sex. This is the first time in human history that has been true, and it means, for example, we could do some extraordinary things. David Cronenberg
[ Babies Been Could Epoch Example Extraordinary First History Human Major Means Need Race Recreate Sex Some Things Time True Which Without]
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]
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]
History... is a nightmare from which I am trying to awake. Philip Roth
[ Am Awake History Nightmare Trying Which]
I think it's also the case that I'm not as widely travelled, or as well-educated in history, as most of the other novelists I meet: so I have to write about my own country, at the present time, because it's more or less all I know about! Jonathan Coe
[ Also Because Case Country History Know Less Meet More Most Novelists Other Own Present Think Time Travelled Well-Educated Widely Write]
While we are living in the present, we must celebrate life every day, knowing that we are becoming history with every work, every action, every deed. Mattie Stepanek
[ Action Becoming Celebrate Day Deed Every History Knowing Life Living Must Present While Work]
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]
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]
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]
The new rage is to say that the government is the cause of all our problems, and if only we had no government, we'd have no problems. I can tell you, that contradicts evidence, history, and common sense. William J. Clinton
[ Cause Common Contradicts Evidence Government Had History New Only Our Problems Rage Say Sense Tell]
All history has been a history of class struggles between dominated classes at various stages of social development. Friedrich Engels
[ Been Between Class Classes Development Dominated History Social Stages Struggles Various]
Live out of your imagination, not your history. Stephen Covey Imagination
[ History Imagination Live Out Your]
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]
In Italy, the country where fascism was born, we have a particular relation with the Holocaust, but as a turning point in history it belongs to everybody in the world. It is a part of humanity. Roberto Benigni
[ Belongs Born Country Everybody Fascism History Holocaust Humanity Italy Part Particular Point Relation Turning Where World]
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]
I grew up in Europe, where the history comes from. Eddie Izzard
[ Comes Europe Grew History Up Where]
In Thailand's history there have been dissensions from time to time, but in general, unity has prevailed. Bhumibol Adulyadej
[ Been General History Prevailed Thailand Time Unity]
The history of saints is mainly the history of insane people. Benito Mussolini
[ History Insane Mainly Saints]
In this respect, the history of science, like the history of all civilization, has gone through cycles. Abdus Salam
[ Civilization Cycles Gone History Respect Science Through]
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]
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]
An hour or two spent in writing from dictation, another hour or two in reading aloud, a little geography and a little history and a little physics made the day pass busily. Hudson Stuck
[ Aloud Another Busily Day Dictation Geography History Hour Little Made Pass Physics Reading Spent Two Writing]
The past history of our globe must be explained by what can be seen to be happening now. No powers are to be employed that are not natural to the globe, no action to be admitted except those of which we know the principle. James Hutton
[ Action Admitted Employed Except Explained Globe Happening History Know Must Natural Now Our Past Powers Principle Seen Those Which]
More Americans are working today than at any time in history. Roger Wicker
[ Americans Any History More Than Time Today Working]
The Bible is one of the most genocidal books in history. Noam Chomsky
[ Bible Books Genocidal History Most]
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]
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]
We are dealing with the best-educated generation in history. But they've got a brain dressed up with nowhere to go. Timothy Leary
[ Best-Educated Brain Dealing Dressed Generation Go Got History Nowhere Up]
When you write a two thousand page history of the Second World War, the deportations and the concentration camps will take up five pages, and the gas chambers perhaps 20 lines. Jean-Marie Le Pen
[ Camps Chambers Concentration Five Gas History Lines Page Pages Perhaps Second Take Thousand Two Up War Will World Write]
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]
History is a cyclic poem written by time upon the memories of man. Percy Bysshe Shelley History
[ Cyclic History Man Memories Poem Time Upon Written]
We study the injustices of history for the same reason that we study genocide, and for the same reason that psychologists study the minds of murderers and rapists... to understand how those evil things came about. Jared Diamond
[ Came Evil Genocide History How Injustices Minds Murderers Psychologists Rapists Reason Same Study Things Those Understand]
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]
There is little evidence that our individual intelligence has improved through recorded history. James Lovelock
[ Evidence History Improved Individual Intelligence Little Our Recorded Through]
History is a race between education and catastrophe. H. G. Wells
[ Between Catastrophe Education History Race]
I want to write a book which is the history of comedy. John Cleese
[ Book Comedy History Want Which Write]
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]
The business, task or object of the scientific study of languages will if possible be 1) to trace the history of all known languages. Naturally this is possible only to a very limited extent and for very few languages. Ferdinand de Saussure
[ Business Extent Few History Known Languages Limited Naturally Object Only Possible Scientific Study Task Trace Very Will]
There are times in history where a particular doctrine becomes a symbol of a greater problem. Pat Robertson
[ Becomes Doctrine Greater History Particular Problem Symbol Times Where]
The greatest honor history can bestow is that of peacemaker. Richard M. Nixon
[ Bestow Greatest History Honor Peacemaker]
Well, I'm not sure, but of one thing I am certain: History judges one differently than contemporary observers, and so I think that as time passes, I hope that not me personally so much, but our administration will be seen for some of the things that we accomplished. David Dinkins
[ Accomplished Administration Am Certain Contemporary Differently History Hope Judges Much Observers Our Passes Personally Seen Some Sure Than Thing Things Think Time Well Will]
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]
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]
But whenever history is in the making, there's some kind of intangible feeling. Krist Novoselic
[ Feeling History Intangible Kind Making Some Whenever]
I'm sick of making bloody history. Patrick Rafter
[ Bloody History Making Sick]
It is capitalist America that produced the modern independent woman. Never in history have women had more freedom of choice in regard to dress, behavior, career, and sexual orientation. Camille Paglia
[ America Behavior Capitalist Career Choice Dress Freedom Had History Independent Modern More Never Orientation Produced Regard Sexual Woman Women]
Europe was created by history. America was created by philosophy. Margaret Thatcher
[ America Created Europe History Philosophy]
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]
From William of Orange to William Pitt the younger there was but one man without whom English history must have taken a different turn, and that was William Pitt the elder. Albert Bushnell Hart
[ Different Elder English History Man Must Orange Pitt Taken Turn Whom William Without Younger]
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]
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]
Great woman belong to history and to self sacrifice. Leigh Hunt
[ Belong Great History Sacrifice Self Woman]
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]
The people who make history are not the people who make it who are there but the people who make it and then write about it. Julian Cope
[ History Make Then Write]
Since we have had a history, men have pursued an ideal of immortality. George Wald
[ Had History Ideal Immortality Men Pursued Since]
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]
The history of medicine is the history of the unusual. Robert M. Fresco
[ History Medicine Unusual]
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]
After two world wars, the collapse of fascism, nazism, communism and colonialism and the end of the cold war, humanity has entered a new phase of its history. Hans Kung
[ After Cold Collapse Colonialism Communism End Entered Fascism History Humanity New Phase Two War Wars World]
For the first time in history we can track the evolution of a pandemic in real time. Influenza viruses are notorious for their rapid mutation and unpredictable behaviour. Margaret Chan
[ Behaviour Evolution First History Influenza Mutation Notorious Pandemic Rapid Real Their Time Track Unpredictable Viruses]
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]
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]
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]
Our Founding Fathers crafted a constitutional Republic for the first time in the history of the world because they were shaping a form of government that would not have the failures of a democracy in it, but had the representation of democracy in it. Steve King
[ Because Constitutional Crafted Democracy Failures Fathers First Form Founding Government Had History Our Representation Republic Shaping Time Were World Would]
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]
Well, the whole history of Star Trek is the market demand. George Takei
[ Demand History Market Star Trek Well Whole]
I really want to do a book on the history of the no-wave music scene in New York, how it extended out and formed lots of other things. It was such a great visual culture. Thurston Moore
[ Book Culture Extended Formed Great History How Lots Music New Other Out Really Scene Such Things Visual Want York]
This above all makes history useful and desirable; it unfolds before our eyes a glorious record of exemplary actions. Titus Livius
[ Above Actions Before Desirable Exemplary Eyes Glorious History Makes Our Record Unfolds Useful]
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]
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]
The importance of the river cannot be overstated in the history of the country, or the development of the nation. Maurice Hinchey
[ Cannot Country Development History Importance Nation Overstated River]
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]
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]
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]
I hated the lost colony; in second grade, we were doing American History, and they said, We don't know what happened to them. That drove me nuts. That lost colony drove me crazy. Sarah Vowell
[ American Colony Crazy Doing Drove Grade Happened Hated History Know Lost Nuts Said Second Them Were]
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]
My major allegiance has been to storytelling, not to history. Russell Banks
[ Allegiance Been History Major Storytelling]
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]
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]
I sent American troops to Iraq to make its people free, not to make them American. Iraqis will write their own history and find their own way. George W. Bush
[ American Find Free History Iraq Iraqis Make Own Sent Their Them Troops Way Will Write]
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]
We should be wary of politicians who profess to follow history while only noticing those signposts of history that point in the direction which they themselves already favour. Douglas Hurd
[ Already Direction Favour Follow History Noticing Only Point Politicians Profess Should Signposts Themselves Those Wary Which While]
All great people glorify their history and look back upon their early attainments with a spiritualized vision. Kelly Millar
[ Back Early Glorify Great History Look Spiritualized Their Upon Vision]
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 highest percentage of African Americans own their own homes today than ever in our nation's history. Ed Gillespie
[ African Americans Ever Highest History Homes Nation Our Own Percentage Than Their Today]
You're going to relegate my history to a month. Morgan Freeman
[ Going History Month]
Christians should be ready for a change because Jesus was the greatest changer in history. Ralph Abernathy
[ Because Change Christians Greatest History Jesus Ready Should]
There's a preoccupation with memory and the operation of memory and a rather rapacious interest in history. Penelope Lively
[ History Interest Memory Operation Preoccupation Rather]
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]
We decry violence all the time in this country, but look at our history. We were born in a violent revolution, and we've been in wars ever since. We're not a pacific people. James Lee Burke
[ Been Born Country Decry Ever History Look Our Pacific Revolution Since Time Violence Violent Wars Were]
Horror is the natural reaction to the last 5,000 years of history. Robert Anton Wilson
[ History Horror Last Natural Reaction Years]
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]
History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again. Maya Angelou
[ Again Cannot Courage Despite Faced History Lived Need Pain Wrenching]
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]
The audiences are there as a result of my history with the band but also as a result of my being able to reach people with a tune. Bruce Springsteen
[ Able Also Audiences Band Being History Reach Result Tune]
Burleigh, absolutely; and a lot about Elizabeth. I mean I found when I play Henry V a lot of connections with the hidden history of the connection between Francis Bacon and Elizabeth. Mark Rylance
[ Absolutely Bacon Between Connection Connections Elizabeth Found Francis Henry Hidden History Lot Mean Play]
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]
But Maastricht was not the end of history. It was a first step towards a Europe of growth, of employment, a social Europe. That was the vision of Francois Mitterrand. We are far from that now. Laurent Fabius
[ Employment End Europe Far First Growth History Now Social Step Towards Vision]
History is more interesting than politics. Lennart Meri
[ History Interesting More Politics Than]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
You know that's history, that's why some people say that my stuff is retro, but I don't agree. Marc Newson
[ Agree History Know Retro Say Some Stuff Why]
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]
Those who invoke history will certainly be heard by history. And they will have to accept its verdict. Dag Hammarskjold
[ Accept Certainly Heard History Invoke Those Verdict Will]
Books are the carriers of civilization. Without books, history is silent, literature dumb, science crippled, thought and speculation at a standstill. Barbara Tuchman
[ Books Carriers Civilization Crippled Dumb History Literature Science Silent Speculation Standstill Thought Without]
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]
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]
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]
No people in the history of the world have ever been so misunderstood, so misjudged, and so cruelly maligned. John Brown Gordon
[ Been Cruelly Ever History Maligned Misunderstood World]
They killed my character off and as God would have it, just when they told me I would never work again, I got cast in a little program called Roots, and as they would say, the rest is history. John Amos
[ Again Called Cast Character God Got History Just Killed Little Never Off Program Rest Roots Say Told Work Would]
This is what I wanted. They tell me that London is the best field in history. I wanted to be part of that. Because everyone will be there it will be a wonderful challenge for me. You can see the best runners, how they look, how they run. For me to beat the best is what counts. Haile Gebrselassie
[ Beat Because Best Challenge Counts Everyone Field History How London Look Part Run Runners See Tell Wanted Will Wonderful]
Only through acknowledgment of the erasure and void of Jewish life can the history of Berlin and Europe have a human future. Daniel Libeskind
[ Acknowledgment Berlin Europe Future History Human Jewish Life Only Through Void]
I need to keep my story count high. I'm trying to get as many stories in my hour as is humanly possible. We're telling more stories in our hour than any national newscast has in the history of this business, I think. Shepard Smith
[ Any Business Count Get High History Hour Humanly Keep Many More National Need Our Possible Stories Story Telling Than Think Trying]
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]
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]
One might almost reckon mathematically that, having undergone the double composition of public opinion and of the author, their history reaches us at third hand and is thus separated by two stages from the original fact. Alfred de Vigny
[ Almost Author Composition Double Fact Hand Having History Mathematically Might Opinion Original Public Reaches Reckon Separated Stages Their Third Thus Two Undergone Us]
I started in New Orleans music and played all through the history of jazz. Steve Lacy
[ History Jazz Music New Orleans Played Started Through]
I read everything: fiction, history, science, mathematics, biography, travel. Martin Lewis Perl
[ Biography Everything Fiction History Mathematics Read Science Travel]
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]
The prophets and the writers of the Psalms were clear that God was continuing to work in the universe and in all history. They declared that He had created the universe. Kenneth Scott Latourette
[ Clear Continuing Created Declared God Had History Prophets Psalms Universe Were Work Writers]
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]
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]
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]
When I'm not writing, I read loads of fiction, but I've been writing quite constantly lately so I've been reading a lot of nonfiction - philosophy, religion, science, history, social or cultural studies. Irvine Welsh
[ Been Constantly Cultural Fiction History Lately Loads Lot Nonfiction Philosophy Quite Read Reading Religion Science Social Studies Writing]
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]
Our history is that we can very aggressively, if necessary, and openly and democratically discuss our differences. We have a democratic history in which we come together and vote on these things. Stockwell Day
[ Aggressively Come Democratic Democratically Differences Discuss History Necessary Openly Our These Things Together Very Vote Which]
In fact history does not belong to us; but we belong to it. Hans-Georg Gadamer
[ Belong Does Fact History Us]
I'll watch any show on the History Channel. Rick Springfield
[ Any Channel History Show Watch]
All of us have a place in history. Mine is clouds. Richard Brautigan
[ Clouds History Mine Place Us]
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]
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]
Whether you like it or not, history is on our side. We will bury you! Nikita Khrushchev
[ Bury History Our Side Whether Will]
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]
We found nothing grand in the history of the Jews nor in the morals inculcated in the Pentateuch. I know of no other books that so fully teach the subjection and degradation of woman. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
[ Books Degradation Found Fully Grand History Inculcated Jews Know Morals Nor Nothing Other Subjection Teach Woman]
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]
Throughout history there have been many other examples, similar to that of Haeckel, Huxley and the cell, where a key piece of a particular scientific puzzle was beyond the understanding of the age. Michael Behe
[ Age Been Beyond Cell Examples History Huxley Key Many Other Particular Piece Puzzle Scientific Similar Throughout Understanding Where]
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 game of history is usually played by the best and the worst over the heads of the majority in the middle. Eric Hoffer
[ Best Game Heads History Majority Middle Over Played Usually Worst]
Informed by our sad experience of history, we require nothing short of a foundation for lasting democracy. Ibrahim Babangida
[ Democracy Experience Foundation History Informed Lasting Nothing Our Require Sad Short]
History is written by the victors. Winston Churchill
[ History Victors Written]
History is a gallery of pictures in which there are few originals and many copies. Alexis de Tocqueville History
[ Copies Few Gallery History Many Originals Pictures Which]
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]
This is the lesson that history teaches: repetition. Gertrude Stein
[ History Lesson Repetition Teaches]
Was it not enough punishment and suffering in history that we were uprooted and made helpless slaves not only in new colonial outposts but also domestically. Robert Mugabe
[ Also Colonial Domestically Enough Helpless History Made New Only Punishment Slaves Suffering Uprooted Were]
Black women all over the world should re-unite and re-examine the way history has portrayed us. Buchi Emecheta
[ Black History Over Portrayed Re-Examine Should Us Way Women World]
There have been only rare moments in history where individual histories were able to run their course without wars or revolutions. Raymond Queneau
[ Able Been Course Histories History Individual Moments Only Rare Revolutions Run Their Wars Were Where Without]
Remember that in every single case in history the process of adaptation has been one of exceeding slowness. Do not look for the impossible, but do not let your path deviate from the quiet and steadfast insistence on full opportunities for your powers. Franz Boas
[ Adaptation Been Case Deviate Every Exceeding Full History Impossible Insistence Look Opportunities Path Powers Process Quiet Remember Single Slowness Steadfast Your]
I have always felt that this story is universal. When I began to understand the details of the history, I felt that the most compelling aspect was not what happened, but what continues to happen and how it is denied. Atom Egoyan
[ Always Aspect Began Compelling Continues Denied Details Felt Happen Happened History How Most Story Understand Universal]
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]
What a thrill it was to play opposite Maurice Evans in this brilliant, dazzling musical, based on the life of two of the greatest personalities in stage history. Dinah Sheridan
[ Based Brilliant Dazzling Evans Greatest History Life Maurice Musical Opposite Personalities Play Stage Thrill Two]
For a long time in American history, people didn't even come up before the Senate. They didn't come before the Judiciary Committee, and up until about 1923, something like that. Fred Thompson
[ American Before Come Committee Even History Judiciary Long Senate Something Time Until Up]
Paradoxically, the people and state of Japan living on such moral props were not innocent but had been stained by their own past history of invading other Asian countries. Kenzaburo Oe
[ Asian Been Countries Had History Innocent Invading Japan Living Moral Other Own Paradoxically Past Props Stained State Such Their Were]
I think the Democrats are catering to them, but, you know, in the entire history of the United States of America, there has never been a judge who has been refused a vote when there was a majority of Senators willing to vote for his confirmation, never in history. Pat Robertson
[ America Been Catering Confirmation Democrats Entire His History Judge Know Majority Never Refused Senators States Them Think United Vote Willing]
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]
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]
All religions have periods in their history which are looked back to with retrospective fear and trembling as eras of persecution, and each religion has its own book of martyrs. Richard Le Gallienne
[ Back Book Each Eras Fear History Looked Martyrs Own Periods Persecution Religion Religions Retrospective Their Trembling Which]
In America journalism is apt to be regarded as an extension of history: in Britain, as an extension of conversation. Anthony Sampson
[ America Apt Britain Conversation Extension History Journalism Regarded]
Every library should try to be complete on something, if it were only the history of pinheads. Oliver Wendell Holmes
[ Complete Every History Library Only Should Something Try Were]
Today, there are more Americans working than ever before in the history of our Nation, and the average wage of those workers is higher than it has ever been in the history of our Nation. Todd Tiahrt
[ Americans Average Been Before Ever Higher History More Nation Our Than Those Today Wage Workers Working]
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]
As contemporary history reminds us we are human to the extent that we are able to chose between alternatives. John G. D. Clark
[ Able Alternatives Between Chose Contemporary Extent History Human Reminds Us]
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]
Grace can and does have a history. Karl Rahner
[ Does Grace History]
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]
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]
Human history in essence is the history of ideas. H. G. Wells
[ Essence History Human Ideas]
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]
World War II was a decisive time in our history and June 6, 1944, marked the decisive moment of the war. Lane Evans
[ Decisive History Ii June Marked Moment Our Time War World]
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]
The most persistent sound which reverberates through man's history is the beating of war drums. Arthur Koestler
[ Beating Drums History Man Most Persistent Sound Through War Which]
Our culture, language, history, and values are vital to uniting us as a nation. Bobby Jindal
[ Culture History Language Nation Our Uniting Us Values Vital]
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]
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]
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]
I surrendered to a world of my imagination, reenacting all those wonderful tales my father would read aloud to me. I became a very active reader, especially history and Shakespeare. Andrew Wyeth
[ Active Aloud Became Especially Father History Imagination Read Reader Shakespeare Surrendered Tales Those Very Wonderful World Would]
As I speak to you today, government censors somewhere are working furiously to erase my words from the records of history. But history itself has already condemned these tactics. Hillary Clinton
[ Already Censors Condemned Erase Furiously Government History Itself Records Somewhere Speak Tactics These Today Words Working]
Unlike any other time in our history, we have to know that staying in school and getting an education is the most important thing you can do. Alexis Herman
[ Any Education Getting History Important Know Most Other Our School Staying Thing Time Unlike]
I go into my library and all history unrolls before me. Alexander Smith
[ Before Go History Into Library]
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]
The United Nations was founded in the aftermath of World War II, just as the world was beginning to learn the full horrors of history's worst genocide, the Holocaust that consumed 6 million Jews and 3 million others in Europe. Linda Chavez
[ Aftermath Beginning Consumed Europe Founded Full Genocide History Holocaust Horrors Ii Jews Just Learn Million Nations Others United War World Worst]
When history looks back, it will prove what I'll die knowing. Jack Kevorkian
[ Back Die History Knowing Looks Prove Will]
History is full of really good stories. That's the main reason I got into this racket: I want to make the argument that history is interesting. Sarah Vowell
[ Argument Full Good Got History Interesting Into Main Make Racket Really Reason Stories Want]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
The Bush administration is the most diverse in history because the president fills jobs on the basis of a person's capabilities and qualifications, not on the color of his or her skin. Alphonso Jackson
[ Administration Basis Because Bush Capabilities Color Diverse Fills Her His History Jobs Most Person President Qualifications Skin]
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]
When it went on the air, the sales department hated it. It was the highest advertising pullout show in the history of NBC. At the early focus groups, people were saying, 'Who are these people? Why should we watch them? Dick Wolf
[ Advertising Air Department Early Focus Groups Hated Highest History Nbc Sales Saying Should Show Them These Watch Went Were Why]
I have no history but the length of my bones. Robin Skelton
[ Bones History Length]
Pearl Harbor caused our Nation to wholeheartedly commit to winning World War II, changing the course of our Nation's history and the world's future. Joe Baca
[ Caused Changing Commit Course Future Harbor History Ii Nation Our Pearl War Wholeheartedly Winning World]
In the long term we can hope that religion will change the nature of man and reduce conflict. But history is not encouraging in this respect. The bloodiest wars in history have been religious wars. Richard M. Nixon History
[ Been Bloodiest Change Conflict Encouraging History Hope Long Man Nature Reduce Religion Religious Respect Term Wars Will]
History, in general, only informs us of what bad government is. Thomas Jefferson
[ Bad General Government History Informs Only Us]
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]
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]
We did an album one time called White Mansions, about the civil war, but it was written by a guy from England. His looking at it from over there and it not being a part of his history made it so he could be objective. Waylon Jennings
[ Album Being Called Civil Could Did England Guy His History Looking Made Mansions Objective Over Part Time War White Written]
No people in history have ever survived who thought they could protect their freedom by making themselves inoffensive to their enemies. Dean Acheson
[ Could Enemies Ever Freedom History Making Protect Survived Their Themselves Thought]
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]
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]
Movie SF is, by definition, dumbed down - there have only been three or four SF movies in the history of film that aspire to the complexity of literary SF. Dan Simmons
[ Aspire Been Complexity Definition Down Film Four History Literary Movie Movies Only Sf Three]
We never, ever in the history of mankind have had access to so much information so quickly and so easily. Vinton Cerf
[ Access Easily Ever Had History Information Mankind Much Never Quickly]
So I'm OK with myself, with history, my work, who I am and who I was. Sidney Poitier
[ Am History Myself Ok Work]
The history of men's opposition to women's emancipation is more interesting perhaps than the story of that emancipation itself. Virginia Woolf
[ Emancipation History Interesting Itself Men More Opposition Perhaps Story Than Women]
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]
I seldom go into a natural history museum without feeling as if I were attending a funeral. John Burroughs
[ Attending Feeling Funeral Go History Into Museum Natural Seldom Were Without]
History does nothing; it does not possess immense riches, it does not fight battles. It is men, real, living, who do all this. Karl Marx
[ Battles Does Fight History Immense Living Men Nothing Possess Real Riches]
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]
One would have to have completely forgotten the history of science so as to not remember that the desire to know nature has had the most constant and the happiest influence on the development of mathematics. Henri Poincare
[ Completely Constant Desire Development Forgotten Had Happiest History Influence Know Mathematics Most Nature Remember Science Would]
Prayer holds together the shattered fragments of the creation. It makes history possible. Jacques Ellul
[ Creation Fragments History Holds Makes Possible Prayer Shattered Together]
You know, the way art history is taught, often there's nothing that tells you why the painting is great. The description of a lousy painting and the description of a great painting will very much sound the same. Chuck Close
[ Art Description Great History Know Lousy Much Nothing Often Painting Same Sound Taught Tells Very Way Why Will]
World history is a court of judgment. Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
[ Court History Judgment World]
Good history is a question of survival. Without any past, we will deprive ourselves of the defining impression of our being. Ken Burns
[ Any Being Defining Deprive Good History Impression Our Ourselves Past Question Survival Will Without]
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 Americans entered a new phase in our history - the era of integration - in 1954. Constance Baker Motley
[ Americans Entered Era History Integration New Our Phase]
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]
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]
Men do not learn much from the lessons of history and that is the most important of all the lessons of history. Aldous Huxley
[ History Important Learn Lessons Men Most Much]
Since the dawn of time, traditional marriage - the union between one man and one woman - has been the building block of civilization, and at no point in our nation's history has that foundation been under more severe attack than now. Jim DeMint
[ Attack Been Between Block Building Civilization Dawn Foundation History Man Marriage More Nation Now Our Point Severe Since Than Time Traditional Under Union Woman]
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]
First of all, there's no mention of political parties in the Constitution, so you begin American history with not only no political conventions but also no parties. Michael Beschloss
[ Also American Begin Constitution Conventions First History Mention Only Parties Political]
I have had success throughout the years. Some of the hard rock bands today don't have the history that I have. Gary Cherone
[ Bands Had Hard History Rock Some Success Throughout Today 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]
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]
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]
History is the short trudge from Adam to atom. Leonard L. Levinson
[ Adam Atom History Short]
All the ills of mankind, all the tragic misfortunes that fill the history books, all the political blunders, all the failures of the great leaders have arisen merely from a lack of skill at dancing. Moliere
[ Arisen Blunders Books Dancing Failures Fill Great History Ills Lack Leaders Mankind Merely Misfortunes Political Skill Tragic]
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]
It is not observed in history that families improve with time. George William Curtis
[ Families History Improve Observed Time]
Without the connotation good or bad, bin Laden's a great man in the sense that he's influenced the course of history. Michael Scheuer
[ Bad Bin Connotation Course Good Great History Influenced Laden Man Sense Without]
A true history of human events would show that a far larger proportion of our acts are the result of sudden impulse and accident than of that reason of which we so much boast. Peter Cooper
[ Accident Acts Boast Events Far History Human Impulse Larger Much Our Proportion Reason Result Show Sudden Than True Which Would]
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]
Introspection and preserved writings give us far more insight into the ways of past humans than we have into the ways of past dinosaurs. For that reason, I'm optimistic that we can eventually arrive at convincing explanations for these broadest patterns of human history. Jared Diamond
[ Arrive Broadest Convincing Dinosaurs Eventually Explanations Far Give History Human Humans Insight Into Introspection More Optimistic Past Patterns Preserved Reason Than These Us Ways Writings]
Even of if a certain backlash is unavoidable, we must make the most of the momentous chance with which history has presented us so swiftly and so unexpectedly. Moshe Sharett
[ Backlash Certain Chance Even History Make Momentous Most Must Presented Swiftly Unavoidable Unexpectedly Us Which]
It's a huge challenge, a huge responsibility. Bond is a huge iconic figure in movie history. These opportunities don't come along very often so I thought, 'Why not?' Daniel Craig
[ Along Bond Challenge Come Figure History Huge Iconic Movie Often Opportunities Responsibility These Thought Very Why]
Up until, really, Roosevelt, African-Americans largely voted ninety per cent Republican. That was the political origins, that's what their political voice was in the Republican party. During that history, that last sixty or seventy years of history, the Republican party effectively walked away from the community. They were afraid to really embrace civil rights even though they embraced civil rights legislation. And so it's not enough to just to put it on paper, you gotta actually show up and be in the community, and understand what that struggle was really about. Michael Steele
[ Actually Afraid African-Americans Away Cent Civil Community During Effectively Embrace Embraced Enough Even Gotta History Just Largely Last Legislation Ninety Origins Paper Party Per Political Put Really Republican Rights Roos]
Yet through history gays have always dominated religious life and churches. Malcolm Boyd
[ Always Churches Dominated Gays History Life Religious Through Yet]
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]
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]
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]
I had art as a major, along with English, French and History. I had dance, modern dance. In English I was allowed to write my own poetry, which I eventually got published. Sally Kirkland
[ Allowed Along Art Dance English Eventually French Got Had History Major Modern Own Poetry Published Which Write]
History in its broadest aspect is a record of man's migrations from one environment to another. Ellsworth Huntington
[ Another Aspect Broadest Environment History Man Migrations Record]
We are the only class in history that has been left to fight its battles alone, unaided by the ruling powers. White labor and the freed black men had their champions, but where are ours? Elizabeth Cady Stanton
[ Alone Battles Been Black Champions Class Fight Freed Had History Labor Left Men Only Ours Powers Ruling Their Unaided Where White]
From my films, you can at least learn about Iran, you can get a sense of the history and the society. But no such films have been made about Afghanistan, so you really can't know much about it. Mohsen Makhmalbaf
[ Afghanistan Been Films Get History Iran Know Learn Least Made Much Really Sense Society Such]
History shows that our way of life is the stronger way. From it has come more wealth, more industry, more happiness, more human enlightenment than from any other way. Wendell Willkie
[ Any Come Enlightenment Happiness History Human Industry Life More Other Our Shows Stronger Than Way Wealth]
Just in general, any government throughout history hasn't really wanted its people to be educated, because then they couldn't control them as easily. Maynard James Keenan
[ Any Because Control Easily Educated General Government Hasn History Just Really Them Then Throughout Wanted]
People in millenniums ahead will know what we were like in the 1930's and the thing that, the important major things that shaped our history at that time. This is as important for historic reasons as any other. Gordon Parks
[ Ahead Any Historic History Important Know Major Other Our Reasons Shaped Thing Things Time Were Will]
History is the record of an encounter between character and circumstances. Donald Creighton
[ Between Character Circumstances Encounter History Record]
Europe has a long and tragic history of mostly domestic terrorism. Gijs de Vries
[ Domestic Europe History Long Mostly Terrorism Tragic]
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]