by James Bishop
John, I suspect that it might be a paraphrasing of a statement by Hegel, from his "Philosophy of History". To wit:
"What experience and history teach is this - that people and governments have never learned anything from history, or acted on the principles deduced from it."
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Posted on Sep 20, 2002, 3:53 PM
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