Historical Places Famous Quotes & Sayings

List of top 23 famous quotes and sayings about historical places to read and share with friends on your Facebook, Twitter, blogs.

Top 23 Quotes About Historical Places

#1. The depreciation of historical fact is deeply, and probably functionally, ingrained in the ideology of the scientific profession, the same profession that places the highest of all values upon factual details of other sorts. - Author: Thomas S. Kuhn
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#2. James Brown is the perfect example of flashy but classy. Classy doesn't have to mean boring. His gear was flamboyant but without being so over the top. The cape was probably the biggest part of his persona. He looked like Superman. - Author: Mayer Hawthorne
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#3. For me, Dracula has always been associated with travel and beautiful historical places. - Author: Elizabeth Kostova
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#4. The places and people in the following stories have been represented accurately to the best of my ability; yet my writing is supposed to be a tale, and as in any historical novel, my own imagination has blended with fact to create poetical reality. - Author: Eric Sloane
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#5. I learned that victims come in all image - some raped, some witnessing an act of violence, some losing loved ones. I learned that the solutions come by both listening to the people impacted by the crisis and by learning from historical experiences in other places. - Author: Zainab Salbi
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#6. He liked churchyards. The graves themselves, were, of course, important, being the final resting places for the earthly remains of people-real people just like himself. They were valuable tributes from loving relatives, who'd cared about those people in life; the gravestones were historical records. - Author: Charmian Hussey
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#7. Californias red-legged frogs are part of our historical, literary and cultural heritage, ... It is critically important that we ensure that there will always be frogs jumping here in Calaveras County, and in other places, too. - Author: Robert Stack
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#8. When you travel, buy a historical book about the place, read to increase your knowledge on the beautiful places of the world. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#9. I enjoy thinking myself into other times and places. I don't like some of the conventions of the 'historical novel', but I think there's a way of doing it that has a lot of merit. - Author: Hari Kunzru
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#10. Just to love! She did not ask to be loved. It was rapture enough just to sit there beside him in silence, alone in the summer night in the white splendor of moonshine, with the wind blowing down on them out of the pine woods. - Author: L.M. Montgomery
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#11. I once heard an elder say that the dead who have no use for their words leave them as part of their children's inheritance. Proverbs, teeth suckings, obscenities, even grunts and moans once inserted in special places during conversations, all are passed along to the next heir. - Author: Edwidge Danticat
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#12. In 2007, I did a horseback trip across part of central Mongolia with my 13-year-old son - we encountered Marco Polo at all these historical places where Mongolian nomads would reference his accounts and his relationship with Kublai Khan. - Author: John Fusco
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#13. I find my characters and stories in many varied places; sometimes they pop out of newspaper articles, obscure historical texts, lively dinner party conversations and some even crawl out of the dusty remote recesses of my imagination. - Author: Lynn Nottage
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#14. This is how it happens. We get the Dream, but we don't get to dictate every step toward the dream. - Author: Peter McWilliams
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#15. The big question of our time is not Can it be built? but Should it be built? This places us in an unusual historical moment: our future prosperity depends on the quality of our collective imaginations. - Author: Eric Ries
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#16. But we look back now, and we realize the Great Society was not a success. - Author: Alphonso Jackson
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#17. Then the vulture swooped down and away, racing the LeTort spring to the Conodoguinet Creek from there to the Susquehanna river and from there to the sea. Same river my ancestors took to reach the places where they hunted and farmed and buried their dead. - Author: Michele McKnight Baker
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#18. I've always loved comic books. As a kid, I used to read cowboy stories and historical comics about other worlds, unknown places that would take me out of myself and which helped to develop my imagination. - Author: James Herbert
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#19. Historical investigation has for its aim to fix the order and character of events throughout past time and in all places. The task is frankly superhuman. - Author: George Santayana
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#20. This wasn't about knowledge but about the aura knowledge exuded, the places it came from, which were almost all outside the world we lived in now, yet were still within the ambivalent space where all historical objects and ideas reside. - Author: Karl Ove Knausgard
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#21. We all deserve credit for this new surveillance state that we live in because we the people voted for the Patriot Act. Democrats and Republicans alike ... We voted for the people who voted for it, and then voted for the people who reauthorized it, then voted for the people who re-re-authorize d it. - Author: Stephen Colbert
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#22. Moving away from someone or something Is like taking a step back to see better when you are too close to capture the details. - Author: Rajuda
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#23. I've been playing against older and stronger competition my whole life. It has made me a better tennis player and able to play against this kind of level despite their strength and experience. - Author: Maria Sharapova
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