Who today is willing to say that Texas and California and the remainder of the Southwest would be better off if they were governed by Mexico?
Winning the Revolutionary War, or the Civil War, or World War II were the turning points in our history, the sine qua non of our forward progress.
Writing is not the easiest way to make a living. Your work long hours, usually all by yourself. It is not a way to make money.
You don't hate history, you hate the way it was taught to you in high school.
Dams have harmed our wildlife and made rivers less useful for recreation.
It does you no good to see the number two or number three man in the corporation-you have to get through to number one.
The Holocaust was the most evil crime ever committed.
The past is a source of knowledge, and the future is a source of hope. Love of the past implies faith in the future.
World War II, the atomic bomb, the Cold War, made it hard for Americans to continue their optimism.
It would not be possible to praise nurses too highly.
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