History Quiz

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It is impossible to predict the time and progress of revolution. It is governed by its own more or less mysterious laws. ???
Who controls the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls the past.???
The distinction between the past, present and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.???
People that are really very weird can get into sensitive positions and have a tremendous impact on history.???
History, in general, only informs us what bad government is.???
History is filled with the sound of silken slippers going downstairs and wooden shoes coming up.???
History will be kind to me for I intend to write it.???
The very ink with which history is written is merely fluid prejudice. ???
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History only exists, in the final analysis, for God.???
The past is prophetic in that it asserts loudly that wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.???
As soon as histories are properly told there is no more need of romances. ???
Man is a history-making creature who can neither repeat his past nor leave it behind.???
We see past time in a telescope and present time in a microscope. Hence the apparent enormities of the present.???
Very few things happen at the right time, and the rest do not happen at all: the conscientious historian will correct these defects.???
Neither a wise man nor a brave man lies down on the tracks of history to wait for the train of the future to run over him.???
The Past lies upon the Present like a giant's dead body. ???
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