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|He can only gain that conception through personal experience, and he can only |
use his personal experiences when he is a genius. - Forster, Edward M. History
books that contain no lies are extremely dull. - France, Anatole The first duty of an
|Criticizes the way history is presented in current textbooks, and suggests a more accurate approach to teaching American history.|
|If we don't grow, we aren't really living. - France, Anatole History books that |
contain no lies are extremely dull. - France, Anatole It is human nature to think
wisely and act foolishly. - France, Anatole Of all the ways of defining man, the
worst is 2.
|HISTORY Men are more like the times they live in than they are like their fathers. |
—Ali Ibn-Abi-Talib History knows no resting places and no plateaus. — Henry ...
Arthur Schopenhauer History books that contain no lies are extremely dull.
|Oscar Wilde History History books which contain no lies are extremely dull. — |
Anatole France Predicament Small boy: "If I'm noisy they give me a spanking . . .
and if I'm quiet they take my temperature." — Anonymous Committee If Moses
|The English philosopher David Hume once described history as “a pack of tricks |
we play upon the dead.” But Anatole France believed that any other kind of
history would be very dull: “All the historical books which contain no lies are
|Yet in the midst of the machinations of a mad man, virtue and valor can persist. The Thing with Feathers is known to fly through wars, depressions, and natural disasters.|
|This harrowing, Hugo Award-winning novel is the work that established Philip K. Dick as an innovator in science fiction while breaking the barrier between science fiction and the serious novel of ideas.|
|52 • NO. 19 WHOLE NO. 2025 October 15th, 1959 Everyone has heard of the |
schoolboy who said he liated wars because ... history books were dull and
uninteresting —mere catalogs of dates and events —which kids had to memorize
by ... Anatole France once said, "History books that contain no lies are extremely