is the sum total of things that could have been avoided.
Adenauer # History,
newspapers are routinely censored by legal costs. It is time
this stopped. It is time a country said, enough is enough,
justice must be seen, history must be preserved, and we will
give shelter from the storm.
Assange # Censorship,
of speech, Justice,
- To write
history is as important as to make history. It is an unchanging
truth that if the writer does not remain true to the maker,
then it takes on a quality that will confuse humanity.
Kemal Ataturk # History,
- It is
true that the Muslim world is not totally mistaken when it
reproaches the West of Christian tradition of moral decadence
and the manipulation of human life. ... Islam has also had
moments of great splendor and decadence in the course of its
Benedict XVI # Truth,
history must be constantly renewed by telling parents, relatives,
and friends everything one does. On the other hand, for the
warrior who has no personal history, no explanations are needed;
nobody is angry or disillusioned with his acts. And above
all, no one pins him down with their thoughts and their expectations.
Castaneda # History,
advocates the adoption of a legal instrument on cultural diversity,
guaranteeing every country the protection of its own historical
identity and the uniqueness of its physical and intangible
Azeglio Ciampi # Culture,
forget the reunification, lets just shut up and don't
talk about that topic for the next 20 years.
Fischer # Talk,
was a guy like we are, not only that he considered himself
a revolutionary and lived like one, but he was a character
in the truest sense of the word ... We have finally to let
out this psychological wreckage ... it is our and my darkest
chapter, I know or better to say I suspect it, because I am
extremely afraid of certain things that are inside of me.
Fischer # Fear,
- The history
of the past centuries and millennia has been a history of
almost ubiquitous wars, and sometimes desperate battles, leading
to mutual destruction.
Gorbachev # History,
- I have
never understood the importance of having children memorize
battle dates. It seems like such a waste of mental energy.
Instead, we could teach them important subjects such as How
the Mind Works, How to Handle Finances, How to Invest Money
for Financial Security, How to be a Parent, How to Create
Good Relationships, and How to Create and Maintain Self-Esteem
and Self-Worth. Can you imagine what a whole generation of
adults would be like if they had been taught these subjects
in school along with their regular curriculum?
Hay # Children,
- It is
inevitable for China and the United States to have different
views on some issues as the two countries have different history,
culture and domestic situation.
Jintao # Asia,
- No choice
we can make as a nation lies between our history and our geography.
We can hardly change either of them. They are immutable. The
only choice we can make as a nation is the choice about our
Keating # Nation,
- We are
not makers of history. We are made by history.
Luther King, Jr. # History
- I consider
it a great obligation that (my) presidency be a presidency
of national accord, a presidency that will bridge divides
after a difficult, painful history, for the good of Poland's
Komorowski # State,
is a religion. The twentieth century will be known in history
as the century of Fascism.
Mussolini # Fascism,
- It is
humiliating to remain with our hands folded while others write
history. It matters little who wins. To make a people great
it is necessary to send them to battle even if you have to
kick them in the pants. That is what I shall do.
Mussolini # History,
- I stand
here today at the crosscurrents of that history - knowing
that my piece of the American dream is a blessing hard won
by those who came before me.
Obama # History,
shows that there are no invincible armies.
Stalin # History,
- I know
that after my death a pile of rubbish will be heaped on my
grave, but the wind of History will sooner or later sweep
it away without mercy.
Stalin # Negative,
come and go, but Germany and the German people remain.
Stalin # Politics,
- My goal
is to help you understand what is "really" happening,
the long energetic history that is just now being revealed.
Then we will have the power to change things from the source,
and the world itself will change.
Twyman # Goals,
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