A. J. P. Taylor Quotes

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Born: March 25, 1906, Birkdale, Lancashire, England
Birth Country: England
Died: London, England, September 7, 1990
Occupation: Author

He was what I often think is a dangerous thing for a statesman to be - a student of history and like most of those who study history, he learned from the mistakes of the past how to make new ones.
- A. J. P. Taylor

In my opinion, most of the great men of the past were only there for the beer - the wealth, prestige and grandeur that went with the power.
- A. J. P. Taylor

There is nothing more agreeable in life than to make peace with the Establishment - and nothing more corrupting.
- A. J. P. Taylor

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