Philip Guedalla Quotes

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History repeats itself. Historians repeat each other.
— Philip Guedalla

history little more than a chemical compound of man with moment.


Autobiography is an unrivaled vehicle for telling the truth about other people.


Biography, like big game hunting, is one of the recognized forms of sport, and it is as unfair as only sport can be.

biography hunting

Just as philosophy is the study of other people's misconceptions, so history is the study of other people's mistakes.

history philosophy

Biography is a very definite region, bounded on the north by history, on the south by fiction, on the east by obituary, and on the west by tedium.