Quotation Explorer - 'Historians'

The difference between God and the historians consists above all in the fact that God cannot alter the past. - Samuel Butler
History is too serious to be left to historians. - Ian Macleod
Historians are interested in ideas not only because they influence societies, but because they reveal the societies that give rise to them. - Christopher Hill
Historians conquer the past, not the future. (Les historiens conquièrent - Le passé, non l'avenir) - Charles de Leusse
If the future historians were to digitally unearth our generation, they would decipher the facial expressions on the "Selfie's" as the generation of people suffering from wide spread constipation! - Vishwanath S J
It has been said that although God cannot alter the past, historians can --it is perhaps because they can be useful to Him in this respect that He tolerates their existence. - Samuel Butler
Historians are like deaf people who go on answering questions that no one has asked them. - Leo Tolstoy
Writers and other artists are mostly just historians, produced by nature to describe, decipher and thus historically represent the universe. - Robert Black
History is gossip that's been legitimized, and that's really the case when you get into some of the Roman historians. Wow! They'd be right at home on reality tv. - Esther M. Friesner
Historians are great gossips at a high level. - Marian Schlesinger
México can have many historians, merchants, philosophers, and even including good high ranked people in the natural course, although it can get to have more; If in good. - Efrain Jimenez Vazquez
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