Quotation by Karl Marx

History does nothing; it does not possess immense riches, it does not fight battles. It is men, real, living, who do all this.... It is not "history" which uses men as a means of achieving—as if it were an individual person—its own ends. History is nothing but the activity of men in pursuit of their ends.
Karl Marx (1818–1883), German social philosopher, revolutionary, and Friedrich Engels (1820–1895), German philosopher. The Holy Family (1844-1845).
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