History is a set of lies agreed upon.
The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.
By its very nature, history is always a one-sided account.
That's how it is with legends. The greater they sound, the more must've got left out.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.
True, I have raped history, but it has produced some beautiful offspring.