“We are not makers of history. We are made by history.”

— Martin Luther King Jr. —

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“It’s incredible to have been part of fashion history – my whole career has been one big highlight.”

— Helena Christensen —

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“It was a Greek tragedy. Nixon was fulfilling his own nature. Once it started it could not end otherwise.”

— Henry A. Kissinger —

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“In the history of America, we’ve never had an energy plan. We don’t even realize the resources we have available to us.”

— T. Boone Pickens —

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“The UK is not going to leave the European Union. Of course not. We are inextricably wound up with Europe. In terms of culture, history and geography, we are a European nation.”

— Nick Clegg —

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“Democratic nations must try to find ways to starve the terrorist and the hijacker of the oxygen of publicity on which they depend.”

— Margaret Thatcher —

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“It is always self-defeating to pretend to a generation younger than your own it simply erases your own experience in history.”

— Renata Adler —

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“The current state of knowledge is a moment in history, changing just as rapidly as the state of knowledge in the past has ever changed and, in many instances, more rapidly.”

— Jean Piaget —

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“Rupert Murdoch is probably the most successful media proprietor and operator in history.”

— Conrad Black —

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