4 Alfred de Vigny History Quotes

” France, for example, loves at the same time history and the drama, because the one explores the vast destinies of humanity, and the other the individual lot of man. “


” Of late years (perhaps as a result of our political changes) art has borrowed from history more than ever. “


” On the day when man told the story of his life to man, history was born. “


” One might almost reckon mathematically that, having undergone the double composition of public opinion and of the author, their history reaches us at third hand and is thus separated by two stages from the original fact. “



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France, for example, loves at the same time history and the drama, because the one explores the vast destinies of humanity, and the other the individual lot of man.
Of late years (perhaps as a result of our political changes) art has borrowed from history more than ever.


On the day when man told the story of his life to man, history was born.
One might almost reckon mathematically that, having undergone the double composition of public opinion and of the author, their history reaches us at third hand and is thus separated by two stages from the original fact.
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