Quotes by Voltaire

May God defend me from my friends; I can defend myself from my enemies >>

God is always on the side of the heaviest battalions. >>

Time, which alone makes the reputation of men, ends by making their de >>

Quotations about History and Historians

The main thing is to make history, not to write it. >>

History is always written wrong, and so always needs to be rewritten. >>

The history of all hitherto existing society is the history of class s >>

History is nothing but a pack of tricks that we play upon the dead.


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