When you are skinning your customers you should leave some skin on to grow again so that you can skin them again.
If one cannot catch a bird of paradise, better take a wet hen.
Comrades! We must abolish the cult of the individual decisively, once and for all.
If you live among wolves you have to act like a wolf.
Politicians are the same all over: they promise to build a bridge even where there is no river.
Revolutions are not made for export.
Everyone can err, but Stalin considered that he never erred, that he was always right. He never acknowledged to anyone that he made any mistake, large or small, despite the fact that he made not a few mistakes in the matter of theory and in his practical activity.
Those who wait for that must wait until a shrimp learns to whistle.
If we were to promise people nothing better than only revolution, they would scratch their heads and say: "Is it not better to have good goulash?"
Memorable Quotations: Politicians (A - L)
Memorable Quotations: Politicians (M - Z)
Memorable Quotations: Politicians of the Past