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  • Bill Nye
    Bill Nye
    American science communicator, television presenter 1955-
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    History is but the record of the public and official acts of human beings. It is our object, therefore, to humanize our history and deal with people past and present; people who ate and possibly drank; people who were born, flourished and died; not grave tragedians, posing perpetually for their photographs.
  • Arthur Peacocke
    Arthur Peacocke
    English Anglican theologian and biochemist 1924-2006
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    Humanity could only have survived and flourished if it held social and personal values that transcended the urges of the individual, embodying selfish desires - and these stem from the sense of a transcendent good.
  • Leon Edel
    Leon Edel
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    Of the creative spirits that flourished in Concord, Massachusetts, during the middle of the nineteenth century, it might be said that Hawthorne loved men but felt estranged from them, Emerson loved ideas even more than men, and Thoreau loved himself.
  • Allan Bloom
    Allan Bloom
    American writer 1930-1992
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    We are like ignorant shepherds living on a site where great civilizations once flourished. The shepherds play with the fragments that pop up to the surface, having no notion of the beautiful structures of which they were once a part.
  • Barbara W. Tuchman
    Barbara W. Tuchman
    American historian 1912-1989
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    When commerce with Moslems flourished, zeal for their massacre declined.
    Source: A Distant Mirror
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