Sweet is the memory of past troubles. -Cicero, Marcus T.
- "There is not only an art, but an eloquence in… "There is not only an art, but an eloquence in it." - Marcus Tullius Cicero
- "If the truth were self-evident, eloquence… "If the truth were self-evident, eloquence would be unnecessary." - Marcus Tullius Cicero
- Jürgen Moltmann – awareness "Historical awareness differentiates between the present past and the past present, and puts us in the position to discover the future in the past, to pick up past possibilities again to link them with the present future.” ~Jürgen Moltmann, German theologian
- Henry Steele Commager – history "For a people to be without history, or to be ignorant of its history, is as for a man to be without memory - condemned forever to make the same discoveries that have been made in the past, invent the same techniques, wrestle with the same problems, commit the same errors; and condemned, too, to forfeit the rich pleasures of recollection. Indeed, just as it…