The past actually happened but history is only what someone wrote down.
Our history is not our destiny.
Men do not learn much from the lessons of history and that is the most important of all the lessons of history.
History is a gallery of pictures in which there are few originals and many copies.
All history is current; all injustice continues on some level, somewhere in the world.
History is an account, mostly false, of events, mostly unimportant, which are brought about by rulers, mostly knaves, and soldiers, mostly fools.
Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart.
History is a vision of God’s creation on the move.
Whatever we do or fail to do will influence the course of history.
History is always changing.
In terms of the history of a far reaching movement, 20 years is not that long.
If you think you have it tough, read history books.
Neither the life of an individual nor the history of a society can be understood without understanding both.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed.
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.
Following the light of the sun, we left the Old World.
History repeats itself, and that’s one of the things that’s wrong with history.
Those who invoke history will certainly be heard by history. And they will have to accept its verdict.
To communicate the truths of history is an act of hope for the future.
To provide meaningful architecture is not to parody history but to articulate it.