Nothing is more responsible for the good old days than a bad memory.
We must not always judge of the generality of the opinion by the noise of the acclamation.
I live in a crazy time.
Anne Frank, 1929 – 1945
Europe was created by history. America was created by philosophy.
The problem with making excuses is that we convince ourselves they’re true, and in so doing, learn nothing. What we might have learned from the mistake is lost forever, buried under a pile of lies. And now history must repeat itself one more time.
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