Correcting History . . .

Random Thoughts on the Subject of History by Assorted Sages and Soothsayers

“Unfortunately, I have lived long enough to know that history is often not what actually happened but what is recorded as such.”

~ Henry Stimson (Secretary of War, 1945) [One of many military / political leaders who knew that the atomic bomb was unnecessary to Japan’s surrender]

“The further a society drifts from truth, the more it will hate those who speak it”

~ George Orwell

Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it

~ George Santayana, 1905

In totalitarian societies “truth” is not discovered by research, education, discussion, debate and the scientific method, but is merely announced by the authorities

~ F.A. Hayek, in The Road to Serfdom

The Only Duty we Have to History is to Rewrite it”

~ Oscar Wilde

What is history? The lie that everyone agrees on.

~ Voltaire

“What We Learn From History is that We Don’t Learn From History”

~ Clarence Darrow

History is written by the victors.

History will be kind to me, for I intend to write it.”

~ Winston Churchill [with certain irony, having been a “victor”]

Few will have the greatness to bend history itself, but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total of these acts will be written the history of this generation.

~ Robert F. Kennedy, Cape Town University, South Africa, 1966

“Governments don’t want a population capable of critical thinking, they want obedient workers, people just smart enough to run the machines and just dumb enough to passively accept their situation. You have no choice. You have owners. They own you. They own everything. They own all the important land. They own, and control the corporations. They’ve long since bought, and paid for the Senate, the Congress, the state houses, the city halls, they got the judges in their back pockets and they own all the big media companies, so they control just about all of the news and information you get to hear.”

~ George Carlin, greatest politically savvy comedian ever

Continue on . . .

Back to Page 1

Recent Posts

LBJ: The “Godfather” of the Modern Deep State

Or, “How LBJ’s Crimes Led to the Complete Corruption of the Federal Government as His Progeny Insidiously Infected Both Political Parties, Now Intentionally Working to Destroy Constitutional Government” Those Forces were set in Motion on November 22, 1963 by the primary founder and Godfather of the Modern Deep State. The many other treacheries and treasons … Continue reading LBJ: The “Godfather” of the Modern Deep State

Interview(s) with Australian Greg Maybury from “The No Fly Zone”

The prolific French author Laurent Guyénot discussed (among his several works), the two books which relate directly to the subject of this website; I highly recommend both for truth seeking people of every stripe: Exactly one year ago I published a review / critique of the first one listed, which can be found HERE. His … Continue reading Interview(s) with Australian Greg Maybury from “The No Fly Zone”

Robert Caro’s Continuing Odyssey: Daring the Life-Line Calendar?

Or: Does He Really Expect to Publish #5 Before His Time is Up? Mr. Caro had a very productive career in research/writing and publishing his much-ballyhooed LBJ biography (what he calls “the study of power and its usage”). His books spanned over four decades (1972-2012) on the life and times of Lyndon B. Johnson: An … Continue reading Robert Caro’s Continuing Odyssey: Daring the Life-Line Calendar?

More Posts