Historical Quotes By Eric Hoffer Quotes from the famous, and the not so famous throughout history. The following were made by
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Our credulity is greatest concerning the things we know least about. And since we know least about ourselves, we are ready to believe all that is said about us. Hence the mysterious power of both flattery and calumny.
Fair play is primarily not blaming others for anything that is wrong with us.
The firside is the tulip bed of a winter day.
The Rosetta Stone, discovered during Napoleon''s invasion of Egypt, carved in 196 BC, was the key to understanding Egyptian hieroglyphics, because it repeated a royal decree in three different scripts, one of which was Greek. From the Greek the other two could be deciphered.