Colm Toibin Quotes (17/18 Quotes)

„ History is a way of interpreting, rather than, say, knowing, the past. It is usually a set of disputes between those who have access to the same sources. It depends on ideology as much as voting in an election does. “

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Colm Toibin Quote: History is a way of interpreting, rather than, say, knowing, the past. It is usually a set of disputes between those who have access to the same sources. It depends on ideology as much as voting in an election does.

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Colm Toibin
Author born: May 30, 1955
Nationality: Irish
Author Profession: Novelist