There are no morals in politics; there is only expedience. A scoundrel may be of use to us just because he is a scoundrel.
A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
The press should be not only a collective propagandist and a collective agitator, but also a collective organizer of the masses.
The goal of socialism is communism.
Give me four years to teach the children and the seed I have sown will never be uprooted.
Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as it was in ancient Greek republics: Freedom for slave owners.
A revolution is impossible without a revolutionary situation; furthermore, not every revolutionary situation leads to revolution.
It is impossible to predict the time and progress of revolution. It is governed by its own more or less mysterious laws.
While the State exists there can be no freedom; when there is freedom there will be no State.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.