Law 'N' Order
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"Hannibal got elephants over the Alps. Bearing that in mind, somebody think of something."
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"I'm concerned about my legacy - kill the historians."
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"It's Doris Kearns Goodwin. Is there anything we'd like to know about the Presidency?"
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"Stuff the artist never wanted anyone to see is in the back."
"Did you know that 'decimate' means kill just one out of every ten?"
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The Lost Contact Lenses of the Gods
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One of the chief causes of the War of 1812 was British insistence on impressing American seamen.
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"Tell it like it was, man."
"Dab a little of this behind your ears. It'll drive him crazy."
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"Those who don't study history are doomed to repeat it. Yet those who do study history are doomed to stand by helplessly while everyone else repeats it."
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"828,000 square miles for $15 million -- as is?"
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"I understand the revisionists are hot on your trail, Professor Delauney."
"Let's just drop it, Andrew, and leave it to future historians to decide which of us was right."
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"Hey! It's just Vlad being Vlad."
"Look, if you can't stand the Byzantine intrigue, perhaps you should get out of the cabal."
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"Their good deeds are probably underreported."
"If you think Columbus is steamed, wait till you run into Harry Truman."
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"Pop, tell me again how Jazz came up the river from New Orleans."
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"It's neither hieratic nor demotic in its illegibility: I think it's a doctor's prescription."
"Ever wake up and think, No, I did nothing to change the course of human history?"
"Should we pick up something for the folks who don't eat red meat?"
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