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As History stands, it is a sort of Chinese Play, without end and without lesson.
In front of these sinister facts, the first lesson of history is the good of evil. Good is a good doctor, but Bad is sometimes a b ...
I've never cared that much for cementing my place in history. Sports is so transitory, so ephemeral. It just seems like so much no ...
It is important to note that multiculturalism does not share the postmodernist stance. Its passions are political; its assumptions ...
By contrast with history, evolution is an unconscious process. Another, and perhaps a better way of putting it would be to say tha ...
It has only just begun to dawn on us that in our own language alone, not to speak of its many companions, the past history of huma ...
Properly speaking, history is nothing but the crimes and misfortunes of the human race.
Happy is the nation without a history.
I have seen in my time two enormous extensions of the suffrage to men--one in America and one in England. But neither the negroes ...
Bias, point of view, fury--are they ... so dangerous and must they be ironed out of history, the hills flattened and the contours ...
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