Active people don’t change the world profoundly; ideas do. Napoleon is less important in world history than Jean-Jacques Rousseau.   Michel Houellebecq Michel Houellebecq (born Michel Thomas; 26 February 1956 or 1958) is a French author, known for his novels,… Read More ›


History keeps teaching us that we can’t recognize the important events that are going to trigger changes.   David Weinberger David Weinberger (born 1950) is an American technologist, professional speaker, and commentator, probably best known as co-author of the Cluetrain Manifesto (originally a website, and… Read More ›


  History never really says goodbye. History says, ‘See you later.’    Eduardo Galeano Eduardo Hughes Galeano ( 3 September 1940 – 13 April 2015) was a Uruguayan journalist, writer and novelist considered, among other things, “global soccer’s pre-eminent man of letters” and “a… Read More ›