I had a go at changing history – maybe not all by myself – I fought at the battle of Normandy, I slogged through the Ardennes, and I celebrated the liberation of Paris on the streets with beautiful French girls throwing flowers at me. I said good-bye to my first true love and discovered what I really wanted to do with my life.
Religions, which condemn the pleasures of sense, drive men to seek the pleasures of power. Throughout history power has been the vice of the ascetic.
He could have made it right with the book. But he hasn’t. He is a revisionist of history. He has lied.
History is, strictly speaking, the study of questions the study of answers belongs to anthropology and sociology.