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Tuesday, December 11, 2007

Brooke's Question!!!

If you had to fight in the war, but you got to pick which side you got to be on, which side and why???? - brooke


Katie S. said...

If I had to fight in the war now? I would pick the winning country scince i would come from the "future" But other wise I would just pick the USA because it is my country and I like my country (and my freedom!)

jlanasa said...

i would fight for germany.
hitler was very unique.
even though this has nothing to do with WW1

Anonymous said...

I would fight for and allie country, I'm not quite sure which one but the always seem to be on top.

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We can learn from history how past generations thought and acted, how they responded to the demands of their time and how they solved their problems. We can learn by analogy, not by example, for our circumstances will always be different than theirs were. The main thing history can teach us is that human actions have consequences and that certain choices, once made, cannot be undone. They foreclose the possibility of making other choices and thus they determine future events.
-Gerda Lerner

History, we can confidently assert, is useful in the sense that art and music, poetry and flowers, religion and philosophy are useful. Without it -- as with these -- life would be poorer and meaner; without it we should be denied some of those intellectual and moral experiences which give meaning and richness to life. Surely it is no accident that the study of history has been the solace of many of the noblest minds of every generation.
-Henry Steele Commager

Few will have the greatness to bend history itself; but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total of all those acts will be written the history of this generation.
-Robert F. Kennedy