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Historia magistra vitae et testis temporum (History is the teacher and witness of times)

Marcus Tullius Cicero
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Love is not affectionate feeling, but a steady wish for the loved person’s ultimate good as far as it can be obtained.

C.S. Lewis

Qui desiderat pacem praeparet bellum (Let him who desires peace prepare for war)

Vegetius

Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.

J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring

The past is a source of knowledge, and the future is a source of hope. Love of the past implies faith in the future.

Stephen E. Ambrose

도둑조차도 선악의 기준이 있다. (Even thieves have their standard of good and evil.)

Korean Proverb, 한국 속담

What the government is good at is collecting taxes, taking away your freedoms and killing people. It’s not good at much else.

Tom Clancy