Movie: The History Boys [2006] Movie: The History Boys [2006]

Tom Irwin: But this is History. Distance yourselves. Our perspective on the past alters. Looking back, immediately in front of us is dead ground. We don't see it, and because we don't see it this means that there is no period so remote as the recent past. And one of the historian's jobs is to anticipate what our perspective of that period will be... even on the Holocaust. Movie: The History Boys [2006] Movie: The History Boys [2006] quotes

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