“The past is a palimpsest. Early memories are always obscured by accumulations of later knowledge.” – from The Eye in the Door by Pat Barker

The Eye in the Door by Pat Barker

“Most people, in fact, will not take the trouble in finding out the truth, but are much more inclined to accept the first story they hear.” – from The History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides

The History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides