Best 171 of Communist quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 14 Sep

Corinne Maier

Only communist regimes have churned out more jargon than modern business.

By Anonym 16 Sep

A. E. Samaan

If your political theory requires humanity to "evolve", then you do not have a theory.... you have a dream.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Nhat Hanh

Many Communist government officials have a rigid, dictatorial power, but they live in constant suspicion and fear of anything that might undermine the power they have.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Klaus Fuchs

I joined the Communist Party because I felt I had to be in some organization.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Fritz Sauckel

Only Communists and Social Democrats who acted against the state were incarcerated. Most of the Communists and Social Democrats I had known became Nazis later. Only those who were doing anything against the state were thrown in concentration camps.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Clement Attlee

If the money wasted on arms could be used to help the less developed nations, that would probably be a greater blow against the Communist danger than anything else.

By Anonym 16 Sep

A. E. Samaan

Individuals can only volunteer their will. The collective has no rights if not by the use of force and coercion. Collectivism is not a collection of individuals; It is the complete denial of the individual and its rights. Socialism is not cooperation of individuals; it is the denial of individual rights and individual dignity.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Vladimir Lenin

You can become a Communist only when you enrich your mind with a knowledge of all the treasures created by mankind.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Tariq Ali

[Taken from a BBC documentary] Tariq was born in Lahore, now in Pakistan, then part of British-ruled India, in 1943. A Catholic school education did nothing to shake his life-long atheism, which he shared with his communist parents.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ezra Taft Benson

No true Latter-day Saint and no true American can be a socialist or a communist.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Hendrik Hertzberg

A "communist/socialist/progressive" is an oxymoron, like an "atheist/evangelical Christian/Muslim.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Howard Stern

I will never vote Democrat again, they are Communists.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Fidel Castro

I am not a communist and neither is the revolutionary movement.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Walter Benjamin

Experience has taught me that the shallowest of communist platitudes contains more of a hierarchy of meaning than contemporary bourgeois profundity.

By Anonym 13 Sep

William Westmoreland

In the end, we lost IndoChina to the communists. But we did not lose Southeast Asia.

By Anonym 15 Sep

John Raese

You're seeing the first communist-produced automobile coming in to the U.S.. What I'm going to run on is a rebirth of capitalism.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jean-marie Le Pen

What's surprising is that the people who fought against torture here are the communists.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Richard D. Wolff

The word "collective" is not so often used because it has been basically used by socialists and communists and has a different history. The word "cooperative" means the workplace itself is organized cooperatively, rather than in the conventional capitalistic, hierarchical form.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ayn Rand

Collectivism means the subjugation of the individual to a group—whether to a race, class or state does not matter. Collectivism holds that man must be chained to collective action and collective thought for the sake of what is called “the common good.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Arundhati Roy

I am a Maoist sympathiser. I'm not a Maoist ideologue, because the communist movements in history have been just as destructive as capitalism.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Armie Hammer

My great-great-grandfather Julius founded the Communist Party in New York.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Martin Niemoller

When they locked up the social democrats, I remained silent; I was not a social democrat.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Christopher Hitchens

I'm not very impressed by people who yell "traitor" and "communist" and other less printable things. I don't like it.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Noam Chomsky

The American escalation of the war in Laos provoked a response by the Communist forces, which now control more of Laos than ever before.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Stephen Colbert

What does Karl Marx put on his pasta? Communist Manipesto!

By Anonym 16 Sep

F. Scott Fitzgerald

I could never be a Communist. I could never be regimented. I could never be told what to write.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mao Zedong

A Communist must never be opinionated or domineering, thinking that he is good in everything while others are good in nothing; he must never shut himself up in his little room, or brag and boast and lord it over others.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Eleanor Roosevelt

Of course, I do not believe in having everyone who is a liberal called a communist, or everyone who is conservative called a fascist.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Karl Marx

The Communists have no need to introduce free love; it has existed almost from time immemorial.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Arthur Koestler

The Régime did not want Communists; it wanted robots. It will take at least a generation to change them back into humans again.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Vijay Prashad

To be a Communist or to be somebody who believes in the future is a curious thing. So you have to live with people around you, you have to be with the people.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jamie Dimon

When you leave people behind, and those people who are left behind, it's not their fault, it's the leaders of the institutions. There's always going to be an elite. You can have an elite in a communist society. It is the leaders, something went wrong, and the leaders collectively are responsible.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mao Zedong

As for people who are politically backward, Communists should not slight or despise them, but should befriend them, unite with them, convince them and encourage them to go forward.

By Anonym 15 Sep

John Howard Lawson

You believe in freedom of speech for communists because what they say is true. You do not believe in freedom of speech for fascists because what they say is a lie.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Juanda Brahma Metta

Communist until you get rich. Feminist until you get married. Atheist until the airplane starts falling.

By Anonym 15 Sep

A. E. Samaan

Democratic Socialism devolves into totalitarian Socialism and eventually into full on Communism as people resist statism.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Richard Wurmbrand

It was strictly forbidden to preach to other prisoners. It was understood that whoever was caught doing this received a severe beating. A number of us decided to pay the price for the privilege of preaching, so we accepted their [the communists' ] terms. It was a deal; we preached and they beat us. We were happy preaching. They were happy beating us, so everyone was happy.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Vera Caspary

The skeleton in my closet carries a hammer and sickle.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Evo Morales

There are social democrats and others who are marching more in the direction of equality, whether you call them socialists or communists... Capitalism has only hurt Latin America.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Wilfred Burchett

Ho, or Nguyen Ai Quoc, thus became the first Vietnamese communist and a founding member of the French Communist party, born out of the split.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Nick Cave

Jesus Christ was the biggest blight on the human race, he was. And all them socialists and communists - second rate Christianity.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Edgar Bergen

Show me where Stalin is buried and I'll show you a Communist Plot.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Richard Wurmbrand

I have decided to denounce communism, though I love the Communists. I don't find it to be right to preach the gospel without denouncing communism.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Dorothy Day

When people are standing up for our present rotten system, they are being worse than Communists, it seems to me.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Milos Forman

Communists love to make films about composers, because composers compose music and don't talk subversive things.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Johann Most

He who negates present society, and seeks social conditions based on the sharing of property, is a revolutionary whether he calls himself an anarchist or a communist.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Kazuo Ishiguro

Revolution? Really, Ono! The communists want a revolution. We want nothing of the sort. Quite the opposite, in fact. We wish for a restoration.

By Anonym 14 Sep

James P. Cannon

No strike could ever be won with a Communist at its head since the employers would make victory impossible.

By Anonym 19 Sep

A. E. Samaan

The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private liberty.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jean-paul Sartre

I entered the Communist Party because its cause was just and I will leave it when it ceases to be just.