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"I don't have space to enter into the examples or the history of this, so I'm left with having to make the bold statement that culture is extinct"
- Vivienne Westwood
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"The past actually happened but history is only what someone wrote down"
A. Whitney Brown, Comedian
"A lawyer without history or literature is a mechanic, a mere working mason; if he possesses some knowledge of these, he may venture to call himself an architect"
Walter Scott, Novelist
"We have our own history, our own language, our own culture. But our destiny is also tied up with the destinies of other people - history has made us all South Africans"
Mangosuthu Buthelezi, Leader
"Culture is a way of coping with the world by defining it in detail"
Malcolm Bradbury, Novelist
"Without culture, and the relative freedom it implies, society, even when perfect, is but a jungle. This is why any authentic creation is a gift to the future"
Albert Camus, Philosopher
"The greatest honor history can bestow is that of peacemaker"
Richard M. Nixon, President
"History takes time. History makes memory"
Gertrude Stein, Author
"Religion is one dimension of culture, a transcendent element of it"
Francis Arinze, Clergyman
"Of course as children, we all, in all cultures and societies, learn behavior from observation, imitation, and encouragement of various kinds. So by the suggestion made, we all 'pretend' most of the time"
Gary Gygax, Inventor
"If we are to preserve culture we must continue to create it"
Johan Huizinga, Historian
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