Mao Zedong Quotes

Most popular Mao Zedong Quotes

Let a hundred flowers blossom.
— Mao Zedong

China

Learn from the masses, and then teach them.
— Mao Zedong

the public

All genuine knowledge originates in direct experience.
— Mao Zedong

experience

Politics is war without bloodshed; war is politics with bloodshed.
— Mao Zedong

politics

Communism is not love. Communism is a hammer which we use to crush the enemy.
— Mao Zedong

Commusism

War can only be abolished through war, and in order to get rid of the gun it is necessary to take up the gun.
— Mao Zedong

war

The history of mankind is one of continuous development from the realm of necessity to the realm of freedom. This process is never-ending.
— Mao Zedong
The cardinal responsibility of leadership is to identify the dominant contradiction at each point of the historical process and to work out a central line to resolve it.
— Mao Zedong

leadership

We think too small. Like the frog at the bottom of the well. He thinks the sky is only as big as the top of the well. If he surfaced, he would have an entirely different view.
— Mao Zedong
A revolution is not a dinner party, or writing an essay, or painting a picture, or doing embroidery; it cannot be so refined, so leisurely and gentle, so temperate, kind, courteous, restrained, and magnanimous.

revolution