Paul Bede JohnsonPaul Bede Johnson, (1928-) English journalist, popular historian, speechwriter, and author

Paul Bede Johnson Quote

“The study of history is a powerful antidote to contemporary arrogance.”

Paul Bede JohnsonPaul Bede Johnson
~ Paul Bede Johnson

Ratings and Comments

Waffler, Smith

Also getting older helps.

Mike, Norwalk

(-; I like it, it could be :-)

Abigail, Newport

...however, you can lead a horse to water....some enjoy their lofty position ...

jim k, Austin,Tx

Good comment, Waffler.

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RBESRQ    3/7/11

There lies our problem; very few study history especially those who need too. And when they do most take no heed the lessons they read. The decline of American imperialism is just one example.

dick, fort worth

A better antidote to ignorance.

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Anonymous    3/7/11

As a history major, I couldn't agree more.


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