Revolution Quotes

It is impossible to predict the time and progress of revolution. It is governed by its own more or less mysterious laws.

Vladimir Lenin

The revolution is not an apple that falls when it is ripe. You have to make it fall.

Che Guevara

The greatest revolution of our generation is the discovery that human beings, by changing the inner attitudes of their minds, can change the outer aspects of their lives

William James

The young are generally full of revolt, and are often pretty revolting about it.

Francois la Rochefoucauld-Liancourt

A revolution is not a bed of roses.

Fidel Castro

Revolution is the festival of the oppressed

Germaine Greer

I have not seen the Himalayas. But I have seen Sheikh Mujib. In personality and in courage, this man is the Himalayas. I have thus had the experience of witnessing the Himalayas.

Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz

A revolution is not a trail of roses. A revolution is a fight to the death between the future and the past.

Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz

I'm a revolutionary, money means nothing to me.

Frdric Chopin Choderlos de Laclos

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

You cannot make a revolution with silk gloves.

Joseph Stalin

A revolution is an idea which has found its bayonets.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Revolution is a trivial shift in the emphasis of suffering.

Tom Stoppard

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

Inferiors revolt in order that they may be equal, and equals that they may be superior. Such is the state of mind which creates revolutions.

Aristotle

Revolutionaries do not make revolutions! The revolutionaries are those who know when power is lying in the street and when they can pick it up. Armed uprising by itself has never yet led to revolution.

Hannah Arendt

We have not made the Revolution, the Revolution has made us.

Karl Georg Bchner

Revolution: Political movement which gets many peoples hopes up, lets even more people down, makes almost everybody uncomfortable, and a few, extraordinarily rich. It is widely held in high regard.

Adolfo Bioy Casares

Providence is a greater mystery than revelation.

Richard Cecil

We have a theoretical concept of the Revolution which is a dictatorship of the exploited against the exploiters.

Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz

We honor revelation too highly to make it the antagonist of reason, or to believe that it calls us to renounce our highest powers.

William Ellery Channing

Faced by the actual practice of freedom, the French and American revolutions would be forced to stand by their words.

William Seward Burroughs

When you think about a rebel, you think about people who are going against things. I dont really go against anything; I just do exactly whatever the fuck I want to do. I just do whats natural, and go for it, and deal with it later.

Wiz Khalifa

The development of the Watt governor for steam engines, which adapted the power output of the engine automatically to the load by means of feedback, consolidated the first Industrial Revolution.

Anthony Stafford Beer

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Updated On : December 22, 2013
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