Communism Quotes

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Communism is like prohibition, it's a good idea but it won't work.

Commusism

Russian Communism is the illegitimate child of Karl Marx and Catherine the Great.

Russia

What is a communist?  One who hath yearnings
For equal division of unequal earnings.
Capitalism, it is said, is a system wherein man exploits man.  And communism—is vice versa.

capitalism

I will not pretend that, if I had to choose between communism and Nazism, I would choose communism.
It is a dark day indeed when men cannot work to implement the ideal of brotherhood without being labeled communist.
What belongs to no one is wasted by every one. What belongs to one man in particular is the object of his economy and care.

property rights

The greater the state, the more wrong and cruel its patriotism, and the greater is the sum of suffering upon which its power is founded.

government power

Communists have always played an active role in the fight by colonial countries for their freedom, because the short-term objects of Communism would always correspond with the long-term objects of freedom movements.
I went to Communism as one goes to a spring of fresh water, and I left Communism as one clambers out of a poisoned river strewn with the wreckage of flooded cities and the corpses of the drowned.  This, in sum, is my story.