88 Total Quotes

Communism Quotes

Pierre-Joseph Proudhon
Communism is a society where each one works according to his abilities and gets according to his needs
Pierre-Joseph Proudhon
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Karl Marx
All I know is I'm not a Marxist.
Karl Marx
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Richard M. Nixon
I also believe that academic freedom should protect the right of a professor or student to advocate Marxism, socialism, communism, or any other minority viewpoint-no matter how distasteful to the majority, provided...
Richard M. Nixon
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all of those people - millions in Ecuador, billions around the world - are potential terrorists. Not because they believe in communism or anarchism or are intrinsically evil, but simply because they are desperate.
John Perkins
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Communism to me is one-third practice and two-thirds explanation.
Will Rogers
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The crusade against Communism was even more imaginary than the specter of Communism.
J. Taylor
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I refuse to be part of a generation that celebrates the death of communism abroad with the loss of the American dream at home.
Bill Clinton
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Like the ideology of communism, the ideology of Islamic radicalism is destined to fail - because the will to power is no match for the universal desire to live in freedom,
Mr Bush
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Lenny Bruce
Communism is like one big phone company.
Lenny Bruce
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Dan Castellaneta
Marge, I agree with you -- in theory. In theory, communism works. In theory.
Dan Castellaneta
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Karl Marx
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
Karl Marx
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We must conclude that it is not only a particular political ideology that has failed, but the idea that men and women could ever define themselves in terms that exclude their spiritual needs.
Salman Rushdie
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Communism is the death of the soul. It is the organization of total conformity - in short, of tyranny - and it is committed to making tyranny universal.
Adlai Stevenson
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Winston Churchill
It is a socialist idea that making profits is a vice; I consider the real vice is making losses.
Winston Churchill
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I see in Communism the focus of the concentrated evil of our time
Whittaker Chambers
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Communism is like Prohibition, it's a good idea but it won't work
Will Rogers
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Winston Churchill
Socialism is like a dream. Sooner or later you wake up to reality.
Winston Churchill
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It would have been difficult to design a path out of communism worse than the one that has been followed.
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
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Russians are exiting from communism in a most unfortunate and awkward way.
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
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For us in Russia communism is a dead dog. For many people in the West, it is still a living lion.
Alexander Solzehnitsyn
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Graham Greene
Communism, my friend, is more than Marxism, just as Catholicism is more than the Roman Curia. There is a mystique as well as a politick. Catholics and Communists have committed great crimes, but at least they have not stood aside, like an established society, and been indifferent. I would rather have blood on my hands than water like Pilate.
Graham Greene
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Hugo  Chavez
Marxism and communism have failed ... it's also true that the dogma of savage neo-liberalism has failed, too.
Hugo Chavez
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The point of the play is to separate Marxism and Stalinism. How communism was written and how it was applied [to the Soviet Union] were two completely different things. There are many misconceptions about socialism.
Brian Jones
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Ronald Reagan
The Soviet Union is an Evil Empire, and Soviet communism is the focus of evil in the modern world
Ronald Reagan
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Serj Tankian
We first fought the heathens in the name of religion, then Communism, and now in the name of drugs and terrorism. Our excuses for global domination always change.
Serj Tankian
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Communism possesses a language which every people can understand - its elements are hunger, envy, and death
Heinrich Heine
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The problem with fascism and communism, however, is not that they are too critical of religion; the problem is that they are too much like religions. Such regimes are dogmatic to the core. Auschwitz, the gulag and the killing fields were not examples of what happens when human beings reject religious dogma; they are examples of political, racial and nationalistic dogma run amok. There is no society in human history that ever suffered because its people became too reasonable.
Sam Harris
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Communism destroys democracy. Democracy can also destroy Communism.
Andre Malraux
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Mikhail Gorbachev
[At the Air Force One ceremony, Bush recalled Reagan's 1982 prediction in London that freedom and democracy would leave communism on the] ash heap of history ... tear down this wall.
Mikhail Gorbachev
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I am a communist. Communism is when a person overcomes his personal self and turns into more than just 'me'.
Yegor Letov
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