Until the lion learns how to write, every story will glorify the hunter.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon.
Until the lions have their historians, tales of the hunt shall always glorify the hunter.
History may not repeat itself, but it does rhyme a lot
History will be kind to me, for I intend to write it.
History repeats itself. That's one of the things wrong with history.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
A pint of sweat, saves a gallon of blood.
We are not makers of history. We are made by history.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
History shows that no enemy remains hostile forever, nor do friends remain friendly forever. For that reason, we intend to have normal relations with all.
To study history means submitting to chaos and nevertheless retaining faith in order and meaning.
The main thing is to make history, not to write it.