Revolution Quotes

Anarchy! Revolution, Justice, Screaming For Solutions, Forcing Changes, Risk, and Danger, Making Noise and Making Please!

Jonathan Larson

Historically, a Canadian is an American who rejects the Revolution.

Northrop Frye nobody

China will soon emit more greenhouse gases than America, but its regime knows if it caps aspirations there will be a revolution.

James Lovelock

Biotechnology is creating a new industrial revolution based on biology instead of petroleum. As biotech processes replace old rust-belt technologies, they are enabling a transformation from a petroleum-based economy to a bio-based economy.

Brent Erickson

Revolution is a serious thing, the most serious thing about a revolutionary's life. When one commits oneself to the struggle, it must be for a lifetime

Angela Davis

Revolution is a trivial shift in the emphasis of suffering.

Tom Stoppard

A revolution is an idea which has found its bayonets.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Slow violence is seldom recognized. Hunger, poverty and injustice usually aren?t acknowledged until after the revolution.

Unknown

You cannot make a revolution with silk gloves.

Joseph Stalin

We used to think that revolutions are the cause of change. Actually it is the other way around: change prepares the ground for revolution.

Eric Hoffer

Listen, the next revolution is gonna be a revolution of ideas.

Bill Hicks

The only way to support a revolution is to make your own.

Abbie Hoffman

Every successful revolution puts on in time the robes of the tyrant it has deposed.

Barbara Tuchman

You can never have a revolution in order to establish a democracy. You must have a democracy in order to have a revolution.

G.K. Chesterton

Every generation needs a new revolution.

Thomas Jefferson

A revolution can be neither made nor stopped. The only thing that can be done is for one of several of its children to give it a direction by dint of victories.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Revolution is the festival of the oppressed

Germaine Greer

All civilization has from time to time become a thin crust over a volcano of revolution.

Havelock Ellis

Revolution is not something fixed in ideology, nor is it something fashioned to a particular decade. It is a perpetual process embedded in the human spirit.

Abbie Hoffman

Injustice, poverty, slavery, ignorance -- these may be cured by reform or revolution. But men do not live only by fighting evils. They live by positive goals, individual and collective, a vast variety of them, seldom predictable, at times incompatible.

Isaiah Berlin

Promise yourself to live your life as a revolution and not just a process of evolution.

Anthony J. D'Angelo

It is not work that kills men; it is worry. Work is healthy; you can hardly put more upon a man than he can bear. Worry is the rust upon the blade. It is not the revolution which destroys the machinery but the friction. Fear secretes acids; but love and trust are sweet juices

Henry Ward Beecher

Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.

John Fitzgerald Kennedy

So an autobiography about death should include, in my case, an account of European Jewry and of Russian and Jewish events - pogroms and flights and murders and the revolution that drove my mother to come here.

Harold Brodkey
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