Seven Quotes For A History Geek

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Lost Kashmiri History believes- both knowledge of the past and the practice of researching and making sense of what happened in the past – is crucially important to the wellbeing of individuals, communities, and the future of our nation. Here are a few iconic quotes about History which will fill help you realize.

History is a people’s memory, and without a memory, man is demoted to the lower animals. -Malcolm X

 

History is not the past. It is the present. We carry our history with us. We are our history. If we pretend otherwise, we literally are criminals. -James Baldwin

 

A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots. -Marcus Garvey

 

The more you know about the past, the better prepared you are for the future. -Theodore Roosevelt

If you don’t know history, then you don’t know anything. You are a leaf that doesn’t know it is part of a tree. -Michael Crichton

Study history, study history. In history lies all the secrets of statecraft. -Winston Churchill

The more you know of your history, the more liberated you are. -Maya Angelou

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