“From the first stirrings of life beneath water… to the great beasts of the Stone Age… to man taking his first upright steps, you have come far.” – narrator

“He who controls the past commands the future. He who commands the future conquers the past.” – Kane

“It is not sufficient that I succeed – all others must fail.” – Genghis Khan

“We must build a civilization that is not based on violence, but on unity and peace.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“If you’re going through hell, keep going.” – Winston Churchill

“The only way to deal with fear is to face it head on.” – Machiavelli

“The purpose of life is a life of purpose.” – Robert Byrne

“The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” – Nelson Mandela

“The only way to do great work is to love what you do.” – Steve Jobs

“Our civilization is built on the principles of freedom, justice, and equality.” – Benjamin Franklin

“The best way to predict the future is to create it.” – Abraham Lincoln

“A nation that forgets its past has no future.” – Winston Churchill

“Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it, and I shall move the world.” – Archimedes CHRISTOPHER PAOLINI QUOTES

“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.” – Edmund Burke

“It is not who you are underneath, but what you do that defines you.” – Batman

“No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main.” – John Donne

“The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.” – Socrates

“The greatest happiness you can have is knowing that you do not necessarily require happiness.” – William Saroyan

“To be great is to be misunderstood.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Civilization is a race between education and catastrophe.” – H.G. Wells

“If you want peace, prepare for war.” – Vegetius

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” – Aristotle

“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” – Thomas Edison