A Profound, Frightening, and All Too True Quote

I am not going to start a “Quote of the Day” site, but every now and then, I see a quote that bears repeating, spreading, learning, …

“What experience and history teaches us is that people and governments have never learned anything from history, or acted on principles deduced from it.”
― Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel (c. 1800)

My thanks to Random Philosopher for bringing it to my attention.

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