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60 Free Essays on Can We Learn From The Past

  1. Importance of History Studies

    . We can learn about others culture, religion and beliefs. So that, we can respects all of the different beliefs especially in our country. Besides, history studies are issential to be a good citizen. By studying the history, we will learn from our past mistakes and not condemn to repeat the same...

  2. Thành Ngữ Với No

    Topic 38 Nowadays, someone holds the opinion that learning about the past has no value for those of us living in the present. This statement is radically wrong. On the contrary, people living in the present can learn no more from anywhere else than from the past. The most valuable things one should...

  3. History and Values

    . If we can learn from our past mistakes, then surely we can learn from others. Learning about the way others think and their cultures and values, helps us to understand the past and why things happened. One could say “if you’re not part of the solution, then you’re part of the problem”. In a sense...

  4. Open Door to Editing Memory

    the authors of our lives. Just because we are dealing with strong emotional memories does not mean we need to run from our problems by having them erased. How we handle and learn from our past mistakes impacts our future for the benefit. If we can use these as newly gained understandings of why...

  5. Petrosky

    still argue that advancement is not derived through failure. Gary Mellor the Chief Executive of Radii says: "We learn by success, not by failure." Others believe that advancement is driven from looking and learning from past successful forms of engineering rather than looking at faults. By...

  6. What Is History?

    History is of great importance to our world and everyday lives. The knowledge of what has happened in the past is what prevents it from happening again, as long as we pay close attention. History gives us insight into our world, and how everything has come to be. The study of it can improve our...

  7. Tok Essay

    novels are unreal, and imaginary therefore you cannot learn any values from it. But novels portray characters that are very realistic from which we can learn about people and their personalities. We can also learn the moods and how people behave from novels better than historical facts. I think that we...

  8. How History Shapes Our Lives

    premises just because others had that authority. A lot of history that is learned about and recognized is because of the works and writings available for us to read. Through literature we learn a lot of untold stories. With literature we can learn about events from the past in more debt. It helps...

  9. Why Is History Important

    learn mistakes from previous presidents so that we don’t go through what our past generations have been through. It also helps us if we have made a mistake; history can teach us the outcome of similar mistakes so that we can fix them the easiest way possible. History can show us how to handle...

  10. buisness

    . But a world without memories can be very painful in many ways. Like if we don’t remember things from the past we would have the same problems in the past. But it’s also a good thing that there are no memories because there could be no rights or wrongs in the community or anywhere for that matter...

  11. Persuasive Essay: Learning About the Past Is of No Value Because We Live in the Present

    believe that they can learn a vast number of significant lessons from the past, because these lessons will give them the motivation towards success and teach them how to avoid a lot of mistakes. Each country has their own history and all of them proud of their histories. Through studying about events...

  12. Should Chinatown Be Preserved?

    see that these decisions are something we can learn from and holds great historical and managerial value as a Singapore heritage site, thus concluding that we cannot strip it of its identity as it would mean for us to be losing our connection and familiarity with the ways of the past. However...

  13. Learning from Others

    millions upon millions of innocent Jewish people. The bombing of Hiroshima was also another terrible tragedy. We can learn from the pain which the people in Hiroshima had to endure. There is not one humane reason why these people had to be bombed with a nuclear device. The only reason America...

  14. What Tenses Meant to Be

    nonetheless important to have mastered. One cannot run away from having to use the language in one way or another. China has come to realize the importance of mastering English, and have begun to learn the language in a serious way. We in Malaysia are very fortunate to have English taught as a subject...

  15. The Importance of History

    our point of view but also thorough the eye's of others. By doing this we will learn to look past our own perceptions of reality and see things for what they really are, we will learn from our past mistakes as people, and as a nation, and we learn to be unbiased and seek out the truth in everything...

  16. Briar Rose

    Close Study Of a text: Briar Rose Jane Yolen's novel 'Briar Rose' is a witness to the struggles of people in both good and bad times. We see the characters from the past struggle with forces of evil and we see the characters of present struggle with the quest to find the truth and comes to terms...

  17. Past Experiences Essay

    gone through throughout history such as slavery in order to bring us to where we are today. Though negativity can affect past experiences one should not dwell on it, but learn to move forward and look for the positive aspects of life. Without the past there wouldn't be any great myths, any personal...

  18. Karma

    intention that still exists within the realms of the soul, an intention to learn something, heal something, express something or experience something leftover from the past life which finds its culmination in the current life. There are several important aspects of people's life that are influenced by...

  19. What is history essay

    What is History? History is often a subject that most students overlook but it is one of the most important subjects to learn especially in the society we live in today. A great man once said“History can come in handy. If you were born yesterday, with no knowledge of the past you might easily...

  20. Thinking Through and Learning to Accept

    the same mistakes twice in the future. What's done is done, there's no changing the past, so forget about it and move on. People need to learn to think through, accept for all the things they have done in the past. Don't forget about what have we done and what happened in our lives ,people must to...

  21. Living, Loving, Learning Book Report

    learn to forgive yourself for your past mistakes, and forgive others for their mistakes, too. You are the one who has to take responsibility for choosing and defining your own life, so you shouldn't live in the past and try to blame other people's shortcomings for what is holding you back from what...

  22. Confucius Quote

    not to end up like him with a job he never wanted. The young girl learns from her father and his past, studying the hardest she can to get into an advanced college with the opportunities bigger than the president. At the end, on her first day of college to Harvard, she squeezes her proud dad both...

  23. Memories Are Keys to Sucess

    Memories are keys to success. Memories are human recollections of past events. If one has a knowledge of what was then he can prepare for what is to come because history repeats itself. Memories help us to learn from past mistakes so that we can achieve better more than what was originally achieved...

  24. Italian

    you can only make the past tense in Italian in two words — auxiliary verb and a past participle. Here is the full past tense of the verb vedere (to see) : |ho veduto |I saw; I have seen |abbiamo veduto |we saw; we have seen...

  25. Learning About the Past

    -known fact and they developed the new theory. In addition, if follow the statement that our past has no value for us then we should not take experience and any advices from our parents. Imagine, that we learn by ourselves how to speak, walk, drive car, cook, read, etc. To summarize, I think that learning from the past is even more important then our own experience. One can not move forward if he does not realize why and where he is now....

  26. Why Do We Study History?

    one another peacefully. Knowing history, these things can be easy to understand. The main part of History is to educate us about the past. We learn from things that occurred before our time and apply them to our lives to understand how the world operates. History is a true meaning of itself. You can learn from history and educate others. Things that happened in the past can lay foundations for what can happen now and in the future....

  27. Dream on

    could do is to learn from the past and we can eventually get what we deserve. In the fourth verse, the song moves to talk about the present. From the lyrics “Sing for the years, sing for the laughter and sing for the tears”, the singers wished everyone could appreciate every bits in their lives, no...

  28. Should the Past Be Judged?

    Should the Past be Judged? We can learn a lot from consulting the past. We learn more about our world, more about our history, and even more about ourselves. Spanish aphorist George Santayana once said: “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it” (qtd. in Moncur 1). In...

  29. The Civil War and the War on Terror

    process of rebuilding a country. Also, changes in our leader have caused issues in both cases. We can learn massive amounts of techniques and strategies from how we have involved ourselves in wars from the past. More importantly, we can learn from our mistakes, hoping generations ahead of us can also study and learn from the trails we left them with....

  30. Sci 162

    counselors will guide you down the path you need to be on. Secondly, observe people who you admire and learn from them. There are so many life models around us that will teach us. You can learn to do something if you just take the time to study it. Things to think about in life: My career ambitions...