Quotes: socialist

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  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    A socialist is somebody who doesn't have anything, and is ready to divide it up equally among everybody.
  • George Orwell
    George Orwell
    English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
    George Orwell
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    A Socialist United States of Europe seems to me the only worth-while political objective today.
  • Mikhail Gorbachev
    Mikhail Gorbachev
    Russian and former Soviet politician 1931-
    Mikhail Gorbachev
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    Democracy is the wholesome and pure air without which a socialist public organization cannot live a full-blooded life.
  • Thomas Mann
    Thomas Mann
    German Author, Critic 1875-1955
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    Every reasonable human being should be a moderate Socialist.
  • Hector Hugh Munro
    Hector Hugh Munro
    British Novelist, Writer 1870-1916
    Hector Hugh Munro
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    Great Socialist statesmen aren't made, they're still-born.
  • Bertie Carvel
    Bertie Carvel
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    I'm a socialist. I'm amazed at how the spirit of socialism is alive and well in New York. I had always thought I wouldn't want to be here without a lot of money, but I was wrong about that.
  • Agnes Smedley
    Agnes Smedley
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    In the little hall leading to it was a rack holding various Socialist or radical newspapers, tracts, and pamphlets in very small print and on very bad paper. The subjects treated were technical Marxist theories.
  • Winston Churchill
    Winston Churchill
    English statesman 1874-1965
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    It is a socialist idea that making profits is a vice; I consider the real vice is making losses.
  • Mikhail Gorbachev
    Mikhail Gorbachev
    Russian and former Soviet politician 1931-
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    Jesus was the first socialist, the first to seek a better life for mankind.
  • Michel de Certeau
    Michel de Certeau
    French writer
    Michel de Certeau
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    One is a socialist because one used to be one, no longer going to demonstrations, attending meetings, sending in one's dues, in short, without paying.
  • Ben Shapiro
    Ben Shapiro
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    Socialism has no moral justification whatsoever; poor people are not morally superior to rich people, nor are they owed anything by rich people simply because of their lack of success. Charity is not a socialist concept - it is a religious one, an acknowledgment of God's sovereignty over property, a sovereignty the Left utterly rejects.
  • Napoleon III
    Napoleon III
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    The Empress is legitimate, my cousin is Republican, Morny is Orleanist, I am a socialist; the only Bonapartist is Persigny, and he is mad.
  • The National Socialist Party in Austria never tried to hide its inclination for a greater Germany.
  • The President and the Democrats on Congress have exploited the financial crisis to advance their socialist big government tax, spend and borrow agenda.
  • Winston Churchill
    Winston Churchill
    English statesman 1874-1965
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    The substance of the eminent Socialist gentlemen's speech is that making a profit is a sin. It is my belief that the real sin is taking a loss!
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