History is a set of lies agreed upon.
(August 15, 1769 - May 05, 1821)
"The man who has no sense of history, is like a man who has no ears or eyes"
(April 20, 1889 - April 30, 1945)
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons that History has to teach
(July 26, 1894 - November 22, 1963)
I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge - myth is more potent than history - dreams are more powerful than facts - hope always triumphs over experience - laughter is the cure for grief - love is stronger than death
Liberty has never come from Government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of it... The history of liberty is a history of limitations of governmental power, not the increase of it.
(December 28, 1856 - February 03, 1924)
Jazz attracted me because in it I found a formal perfection and instrumental precision that I admire in classical music, but which popular music doesn't have.
(January 23, 1910 - May 16, 1953)
Insist on yourself; never imitate.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
(May 25, 1803 - April 27, 1882)
Whoever despises himself still esteems the despiser within himself