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We should concentrate on the present and the future. We have little to learn from the past. How far do you agree with this statement?

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'We should concentrate on the present and the future. We have little to learn from the past.' How far do you agree with this statement? A majority of people concentrate their lives on the present and future because they do not think the past is not as important as other two. So humans always cannot remember what things have happened to them well. However, the past is a path that leads us to the present and future. That is why I am strongly appealing to this argument. First of all, if we did not have the past, we won't be able to learn a lot of things from the past. ...read more.

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With learning this information and the who, what, when , where, and why and how of past events it can be used as a way to make educated guesses as to how political systems, economic systems, and so on will or may react in the future. It teaches people how to think critically about events and helps us to understand what it is to be human. One good example of why history is important is India and Pakistan, why are they like they are today? To answer that Question you will need to go back in time to Victorian England and learn about Ben Disraeli and the idea of the Empress of India, about Jinnah and Hindus like Gandhi. ...read more.

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Sometimes, we remind ourselves again and change the way you have been acting dreadfully. Some people would disagree with my argument and saying the present and future are important because one day they will become the past. Also they might say you do not have to worry about things that are already gone. Whereas, for me, even though they are slightly important because when you become an elderly person, what will be the most important thing between the past, present and future? I will say it would be the past because experiences are something that you cannot create, buy or change. The past seems useless and not important, but it is the most significant thing in our life and we must not dismiss the existence of the past and remember the past won't come back. ...read more.

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