Quote of the Day: Terry Pratchett on the importance of history

From the 2010 Discworld novel I Shall Wear Midnight, which deals extensively with this theme:

It is important that we know where we come from, because if you do not know where you come from, then you don’t know where you are, and if you don’t know where you are, then you don’t know where you’re going. And if you don’t know where you’re going, you’re probably going wrong.

Enough said…

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