Discussion in 'Politics and Current Events' started by TEXBTP, Feb 10, 2018.
“The only thing new in the world is the history you do not know.”
― Harry Truman
“Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it." -- George Santayana
“I was so much older then. I’m younger than that now.”
- Bob Dylan
“Many people think that history is a dull subject. Dull? Is it dull that Jesse James once got bitten on the forehead by an ant, and at first it didn't seem like anything, but then the bite got worse and worse, so he went to a doctor in town, and the secretary told him to wait, so he sat down and waited, and waited, and waited, and waited, and then finally he got to see the doctor, and the doctor put some salve on it? You call that dull?”
“History is a set of lies agreed upon.”
― Napoléon Bonaparte
"A man hears what he wants to hear and disregards the rest."
- Paul Simon
"History doesn't repeat itself ... but it does rhyme." -- Mark Twain
History is written by the victors
"History is a foreign country; they do things differently there."
"I'm too drunk to taste this chicken"
"Nothing you believe is true. To know this is freedom." ~ Byron Katie
"I love big breasts." ~SmackBrown
History is the only thing you cannot change.
... unless you're a/an Historian.
You can change the historical narrative, but you can’t change the historical reality. In the end, no one gets away with anything, and reality is all that counts.
"I like big butts and I cannot lie"
Ha! I never heard that one before.
History is sexist, it should be called Ourstory.
Anglo-American = white supremacy
You haven't seen this ridiculousness with Jeff Sessions and his sheriff remark?
I hadn't. Too funny.
Separate names with a comma.