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The Famous Historic Quotes Quiz

In this new factoid you will have to know who said these quotes! 8 Questions.

 
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Who said this historic quote ''Wars are always fought for old men, by young boys.''?

  • Anonymous (Writer Unknown)
  • Alexander Pope (English Poet)
  • Aristotle (Greek Philosopher)
  • Benjamin Franklin (US Statesman, Author and Scientist)

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Who said this historic quote ''By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.''?

  • William Pitt the Elder (British Prime Minister)
  • Comte de Saint Germain (French Courtier and Alchemist)
  • Benjamin Franklin (US Statesman, Author and Scientist)
  • Cicero (Roman Statesman and Philosopher)

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Who said this historic quote ''You can't wake a person who is pretending to be asleep.''?

  • Seneca Proverb
  • Navajo Proverb
  • Apache Proverb
  • Lumbee Proverb

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Who said this historic quote and last words ''This is the fourth?''?

  • Thomas Jefferson (3rd US President)
  • Thomas Paine (British Radical, Pamphleteer, and Intellectual)
  • Sun Tzu (Chinese General, and author of ''The Art Of War'')
  • Voltaire ''French Author, Wit, and Philosopher)

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Who said this historic quote ''Like an army defeated the snow hath retreated.''?

  • Charles Lee (US General)
  • Dr Samuel Johnson (Essayist, Biographer, and Poet)
  • William Wordsworth (British Poet)
  • Sir Winston Churchill (British Prime Minister)

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Who said this historic quote and last words ''I die''?

  • Leonard Euler (Swiss Mathematician)
  • Lord Horatio Nelson (British Admiral)
  • Napoleon Bonaparte (French Emperor and General)
  • George Washington (1st US President)

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Who said this historic quote ''A historian is a prophet in reverse''?

  • Friedrich von Schlegel (German Poet)
  • Exodus 15.3
  • Edward Gibbon (English Historian and MP)
  • Charles Dibdin (British Dramatist and Musician)

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Who said this historic quote ''War always finds a way''?

  • Bertolt Brecht (German Poet and Playwright)
  • Charles V (King of Spain and Holy Roman Emperor)
  • James Lawrence (US Naval Captain)
  • Thomas Hardy (British Novelist)

 

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