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Let's dig deep to build the kind of police force that our fatherland really deserves. We need a revolution of the police force here in Venezuela, and I will carry it out without delay, without excuses.
The Syrians lost out because they happened to have their revolution during an election cycle in America, France, and bizarrely, some kind of election cycle in Russia. Obama wasn't going to be seen to commit anything to Syria, that would be political suicide, but he's also got a Nobel Peace Prize sitting on his mantelpiece.
A rebellion is not a revolution. It may ultimately lead to that end.
The French Revolution will be found to have had great influence on the strength of parties, and on the subsequent political transactions of the United States.
Money has always been a particular problem for revolutionaries and anti-capitalists. What will money look like 'after the revolution'? How will it function? Will it exist at all? It's hard to answer the question if you don't know what money actually is. Proposing to eliminate it entirely seems utopian and naive.
Every revolution, bloody or not, has two phases. The first phase is defined by the struggle for freedom, the second by the struggle for power and revenge on the votaries of the ancien regime.
But the community knew Blade, and everybody but us was shocked at the box office, and subsequently the DVD. That was the beginning of the DVD revolution, and Blade was just like wildfire.
I think that I have less conviction than ever that poetry matters - that poetry changes or saves anything or anyone. But, in fact, that's tremendously freeing. If it doesn't matter much, the stakes are lower and you can't really fail. It's insurrection. It's a tiny alphabet revolution. A secret. A psalm.
The Copernican revolution brought about by Kant was, I think, the most important single turning point in the history of philosophy.
There was no reason for a revolution in Paraguay.
The Green Revolution focused on the big three - maize, rice and wheat - and the Green Revolution did not adapt the big three to African conditions, other than South Africa, as much as they should have.
There doesn't seem to be any other way of creating the next green revolution without GMOs.
E. O. Wilson
You'll know the green revolution has been won when the word 'green' disappears.
Beginning with adolescence, my political formation was oriented in the ideological direction of Marxism. It was natural, being that my thinking was influenced by an atmosphere of active critical resistance. That was the way it was during all of the dictatorship and up to the Revolution of 1974.
But with the Industrial Revolution and introduction of various industrial techniques for purifying sugar, we have a situation in which what we are consuming is not good nutritionally or ecologically.
In the final analysis, the whole cause of world revolution hinges on the revolutionary struggles of the Asian, African and Latin American people who make up the overwhelming majority of the world's population.
Mr. Mijanovi and those associated with him are the hope and the conscience of the Yugoslav revolution.
Adam Smith's huge failure was the fact that he did not foresee the industrial revolution.
P. J. O'Rourke
Revolution is a trivial shift in the emphasis of suffering.
Digital technology is the same revolution as adding sound to pictures and the same revolution as adding color to pictures. Nothing more and nothing less.
The West was involved in toppling the Mossadegh government. That ultimately led to the Iranian revolution.
Promise yourself to live your life as a revolution and not just a process of evolution.
Anthony J. D'Angelo
A great revolution in just one single individual will help achieve a change in the destiny of a society and, further, will enable a change in the destiny of humankind.
There we were in the middle of a sexual revolution wearing clothes that guaranteed we wouldn't get laid.
What really turns me on about technology is not just the ability to get more songs on MP3 players. The revolution - this revolution - is much bigger than that. I hope, I believe. What turns me on about the digital age, what excites me personally, is that you have closed the gap between dreaming and doing.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Leonardo da Vinci
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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Do not pray for tasks equal to your powers. Pray for powers equal to your tasks.
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