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John W. Campbell Quotes and Sayings

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History does not always repeat itself.
- John W. Campbell

Who has fully realized that history
is not contained in thick books
but lives in our very blood?
- Carl Jung

Well-behaved women seldom make history.
- Laurel Thatcher Ulrich

A small body of determined spirits
fired by an unquenchable faith
in their mission
can alter the course of history.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

 

Yesterday is history,
tomorrow is a mystery.
Today is a gift.
That is why it is called Present.
- Anonymous

Live out of your imagination, not your history.
- Stephen Covey

Human history becomes more and more a race between
education and catastrophe.
- H. G. Wells

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History never looks like history when you are living through it.
- John W. Gardner

For the very first time the young are
seeing history being made
before it is censored by their elders.
- Margaret Mead

Everything we believe is a matter of evolution and history.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

History is indeed little more than the register of the crimes,
follies, and misfortunes of mankind.
- Edward Gibbon

History is a vision of God's creation on the move.
- Arnold J. Toynbee

It is the soothing thing about history that it does repeat itself.
- Gertrude Stein

Everything we say, do, think, and feel
is a product of our personal history
and the collective history of humankind.
Our name for these histories is "prejudice."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You have to look at history as an evolution of society.
- Jean Chretien

That great dust-heap called 'history'.
- Augustine Birrell

History is more or less bunk.
- Henry Ford

History is a gallery of pictures in which there are
few originals and many copies.
- Alexis de Tocqueville

Pick up a stone that feels good to you
and is small enough to hold in one hand.
Consider how long that stone has been around
and what enormous pressure it has experienced.
Draw strength from its long history.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

History is a cyclic poem written by time upon the memories of man.
- Percy Bysshe Shelley

The importance of history is in it's
educational value for our lives today,
not in regret, resentment, or revenge.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

History is a tool used by politicians to justify their intentions.
- Ted Koppel

History is the sum total of things that could have been avoided.
- Konrad Adenauer

It takes an endless amount of history to make even a little tradition.
- Henry James

In the long history of humankind (and animal-kind, too)
those who learned to collaborate and
improvise most effectively have prevailed.
- Charles Darwin

History is a vast early warning system.
- Norman Cousins

Naturally, every age thinks that all ages before it were prejudiced,
and today we think this more than ever, and are just as wrong
as all previous ages that thought so.
How often have we not seen the truth condemned!
It is sad but unfortunately true that man learns nothing from history.
- Carl Jung

Never doubt that you can change history.
You already have.
- Marge Piercy

We will not be driven by fear into an age of unreason
if we dig deep in our history and remember
that we are not descended from fearful men,
not from men who feared to write, to speak,
to associate and to defend causes
which were for the moment unpopular.
- Edward R. Murrow

France is delighted at this new opportunity to show
the world that when one has the will one can succeed
in joining peoples who have been brought close by history.
- Francois Mitterrand

It's a very good historical book about history.
- Dan Quayle

People that are really very weird can get into sensitive
positions and have a tremendous impact on history.
- Dan Quayle

History is an account, mostly false,
of events,
mostly unimportant, which are brought about by rulers,
mostly knaves, and soldiers, mostly fools.
- Ambrose Bierce

The past actually happened but history is only what someone wrote down.
- A. Whitney Brown

History is a pack of lies about events that never happened
told by people who weren't there.
- George Santayana

People are trapped in history and history is trapped in them.
- James A. Baldwin

I wouldn't attach too much importance to these student riots.
I remember when I was a student at the Sorbonne in Paris,
I used to go out and riot occasionally.
- John Foster Dulles

I haven't, in the 23 years that I have been in the
uniformed services of the United States of America,
ever violated an order - not one.
- Oliver North

The test of our progress is not whether we add more
to the abundance of those who have much it is whether
we provide enough for those who have little.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

The real 1960s began on the afternoon of November 22,
1963.
It came to seem that Kennedy's murder opened some malign
trap door in American culture,
and the wild bats flapped out.
- Lance Morrow

Be as a tower firmly set; Shakes not its top for any blast that blows.
- Dante Alighieri

Remember, God provides the best camouflage several hours out of every 24.
- David M. Shoup

History is the version of past events
that people have decided to agree upon.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

Could I have but a line a century hence crediting a
contribution to the advance of peace,
I would yield every honor which has been accorded by war.
- Douglas MacArthur

You must pursue this investigation of Watergate even
if it leads to the president.
I'm innocent.
You've got to believe I'm innocent.
If you don't, take my job.
- Richard M. Nixon

Tell the FBI that the kidnappers should pick out a
judge that Nixon wants back.
- William O. Douglas

The deliberate and deadly attacks which were carried
out yesterday against our country were more than acts of terror.
They were acts of war.
- George W. Bush

Despise the enemy strategically, but take him seriously tactically.
- Mao Tse-Tung

One who comes to the Court must come to adore,
not to protest.
That's the new gloss on the 1st Amendment.
- William O. Douglas

History is written by the victors.
- Winston Churchill

The construction of Europe is an art.
It is the art of the possible.
- Jacques Chirac

To people who remember JFK's assassination,
JFK Jr. will probably always be that boy saluting his father's coffin.
- Michael Beschloss

The 1st Amendment protects the right to speak,
not the right to spend.
- Byron White

World War II was the last government program that really worked.
- George Will

This is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.
- Neil Armstrong

In the long term we can hope that religion will change
the nature of man and reduce conflict.
But history is not encouraging in this respect.
The bloodiest wars in history have been religious wars.
- Richard M. Nixon

Americans love to fight.
All real Americans love the sting of battle.
- George S. Patton

I came, I saw, I conquered.
- Julius Caesar

I come into the peace of wild things who do not tax
their lives with forethought of grief...
For a time I rest in the grace of the world,
and am free.
- Wendell Berry

Beware of endeavoring to become a great man in a hurry.
One such attempt in ten thousand may succeed.
These are fearful odds.
- Benjamin Disraeli

The past is really almost as much a work of the imagination as the future.
- Jessamyn West

I'm the only person of distinction who has ever had
a depression named for him.
- Herbert Hoover

The future has a way of arriving unannounced.
- George Will

Something as curious as the monarchy won't survive
unless you take account of people's attitudes.
After all, if people don't want it, they won't have it.
- Prince Charles

I have tried to lift France out of the mud.
But she will return to her errors and vomitings.
I cannot prevent the French from being French.
- Charles de Gaulle

Time is my greatest enemy.
- Evita Peron

They were afraid, never having learned what I taught myself:
Defeat the fear of death and welcome the death of fear.
- G. Gordon Liddy

Being president is like being a jackass in a hailstorm.
There's nothing to do but to stand there and take it.
- Lyndon B. Johnson

Historian: an unsuccessful novelist.
- H. L. Mencken

The Russians feared Ike.
They didn't fear me.
- Lyndon B. Johnson

The greater the difficulty, the more the glory in surmounting it.
- Epicurus


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