"History" Sayings and Quotes
If I had a choice as to my perfect career, I would make a couple of films a year and then concentrate on natural history.
The history of the Church of Rome is a constant leakage of members into such breakaway cults, which go on splitting.
Money can be a reflection of our perceptions of power, self-esteem, personal history, fears, and happiness.
Rarely in broadcasting history has so much been riding on the whimsical flick of a few thousand wrists.
Under President Obama, we have spent more money - he has spent more money than any other president in this history, actually, the combined total from Washington up to George W. Bush. President Obama has racked up more spending, $1 trillion deficits. And it's time that he join us in this effort to get our fiscal house in order.
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons of history.
Anita Bryant is an important figure in gay history because she enraged a generation of people who got active.
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.
Every child growing up will look to their parents, my mother and my father. My grandmother lived with us. I picked up quite a bit of family lore and history from her, which was interesting.
When I was a graduate student, the leading spirits at Harvard were interested in the history of ideas.
As a student, I was more gifted in history and geography. Things like arithmetic were not my strength.
Optimists are usually wrong. But all the great change in history, positive change, was done by optimists.
Any child knows that history can only be a reduced representation of reality, but it must be a true one, not distorted by queer lenses.
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.