Quotation by Friedrich Nietzsche

The great wars of the present age are the effects of the study of history.
Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900), German philosopher, classical scholar, critic of culture. Friedrich Nietzsche, Sämtliche Werke: Kritische Studienausgabe, vol. 3, p. 158, eds. Giorgio Colli and Mazzino Montinari, Berlin, de Gruyter (1980); Daybreak, p. 108, trans. by R.J. Hollingdale, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press (1982). Dawn, "Third Book," aphorism 180, "Wars," (1881).
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