Lessons from History

It is said that those who fail to learn from history are destined to repeat it.

I recently came across this Quora post that answers the question, “Who was the most successful military leader in history? I found it to be immensely interesting and persuasive. Read it here.

2 responses to “Lessons from History

  1. Skimmed, will save to maybe read later. Military conquerors were usually more than military minded. It would be interesting to analyze their worldviews to see why conquest of other peoples and lands by force was their primary option. Also, to distinguish them, how did they treated their own forces and peoples and those they conquered? Did they give thought to what would continue to happen after their death?

    You still in Bisbee? Did the floods effect you?


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