Sep 30, 2013

history quotes

+ Thi ca gần gũi sự thật sống động hơn lịch sử. Plato
+ Tôi thích mơ mộng vào tương lai hơn là lịch sử của quá khứ. Thomas Jefferson
+ Lịch sử là một phòng triển lãm tranh mà trong đó có ít bản chính và nhiều tranh nhái. Alexis de Tocqueville 
+ Sử gia: nhà viết truyện tiểu thuyết thất bại. H. L. Mencken 
+ Thượng Đế không thể thay quá khứ, nhưng sử gia thay được. Samuel Butler 
+ Lịch sử sẽ ngon lành cho tôi vì tôi dự định viết nó. Winston Churchill

+ Poetry is nearer to vital truth than history. Plato
+ I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past. Thomas Jefferson
+ History is a gallery of pictures in which there are few originals and many copies. Alexis de Tocqueville
+ Historian: an unsuccessful novelist. H. L. Mencken
+ God cannot alter the past, though historians can. Samuel Butler
+ History will be kind to me for I intend to write it. Winston Churchill
+  Live out of your imagination, not your history. Stephen Covey
+ History is a pack of lies about events that never happened told by people who weren't there. George Santayana
+ History never looks like history when you are living through it. John W. Gardner
+ I don't believe in accidents. There are only encounters in history. There are no accidents. Pablo Picasso
+ History, in general, only informs us of what bad government is. Thomas Jefferson
+  We cannot defend freedom abroad by deserting it at home. Edward R. Murrow
+ People are trapped in history and history is trapped in them. James A. Baldwin 
+ The very ink with which history is written is merely fluid prejudice. Mark Twain 
+ The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it. Woodrow Wilson