Quotes by Herbert Butterfield

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The very fact of its finding itself in agreement with other minds perturbs it, so that it hunts for points of divergence, feeling the urgent need to make it clear that at least it reached the same conclusions by a different route.
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Perhaps history is a thing that would stop happening if God held His breath, or could be imagined as turning away to think of something else.
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