Whatever I am today is a product of that conviction that victory through Christ is victory indeed. The rest is history.
History will judge societies and governments — and their institutions — not by how big they are or how well they serve the rich and the powerful, but by how effectively they respond to the needs of the poor and the helpless.cesar chavez
Each day has its own destiny. Yesterday is History, today is opportunity while tomorrow is mystery.t. b. joshua
We should emphasize not Negro History, but the Negro in History. What we need is not a History of selected races or nations, but the History of the world void of national bias, race hate, and religious prejudice.Carter Woodson
The true History of mankind will be written only when Albanians participate in its writing.
Quoted in "Nero" - Page 51 by Edward Champlin - History - 2003 Quotes about Nero
History will be kind to me, for I intend to write it.winston churchill
Spurred on by Archeological interest in the regions pre-Islamic architecture, and by linguistic research conducted by missionaries in Srinagar, [these] Indologists laid the foundation for a potent imagining of ancient Kashmir that grounded its Hindu and Buddhist material in its Hindu elites in the Valley’s topography and History, but dismissed its Muslim masses as later day interlopers.
The History of biology is littered with horrifying examples of the misuse of genetics (and evolutionary theory) to justify power and inequality: evolutionary justifications for slavery and colonialism, scientific explanations for rape and patriarchy, and genetic explanations for the inherent superiority of the ruling elite.
What you have witnessed since Christopher Hitchens’s opposition to the 1991 invasion of Iraq] is something unique in natural History: the first ever metamorphosis of a butterfly into a slug.George Galloway
The Albanians have hacked their way through History, sword in hand.
Don't you see that the appalling History of sectarianism, persecution, heresy hunting, shows you that this way of thinking about the world is intrinsically unsound?
History shows that whenever an emergency arises, our national spirit is most emphatically manifested to advance the prestige and fortune of the nation. It is incumbent upon us to leave no stone unturned in order to promote loyalty and bravery on the home front as well, and to replenish and demonstrate our nation's powers, for which are required the inculcation of the spirit of reverence for deities and respect for ancestors, the renovation of national education and the of the people's physical strength.mitsumasa yonai
History, as well as life itself, is complicated; neither life nor History is an enterprise for those who seek simplicity and consistency.jared diamond
It does mean the end of Britain as an independent European state. It means the end of a thousand years of History.Hugh Gaitskell
The History of science shows that the progress of science has constantly been hampered by the tyrannical influence of certain conceptions that finally came to be considered as dogma. For this reason, it is proper to submit periodically to a very searching examination, principles that we have come to assume without any more discussion.louis de broglie
Remember that the actions of a few, with commitment, can alter the course of world History.ratu joni madraiwiwi
Disneyland is often called a magic kingdom because it combines fantasy and History, adventure and learning, together with every variety of recreation and fun designed to appeal to everyone.walt disney
The Europeans came very late to Timbuktu," says Marie Rodet, lecturer at the School of Oriental and African Studies in London. For centuries, they tried to reach the place because it was a mythological place of trade and Islamic scholars. It had been described in Arab manuscripts in the Middle Ages so they knew about the History but they never reached it because the population never allowed them.
This capital city of Kashmir also stands out as the most physical manifestation of the turbulent History of the region.
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