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Henry Ford on Why History is Bunk

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History is more or less bunk. It's tradition. We don't want tradition. We want to live in the present, and the only history that is worth a tinker's damn is the history that we make today.

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Henry Ford. 1916. Chicago Tribune

Henry Ford actually said this in a number of different ways in a number of different places; but this one is from a solid source.

This quotation is one of over 200 Archaeological Quotations.

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