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Every time there's a revolution, it comes from somebody reading a book about revolution. David Walker wrote a book and Nat Turner did his thing.
You can jail a Revolutionary, but you can't jail the Revolution.
Revolution, n. In politics, an abrupt change in the form of misgovernment.
For a successful revolution it is not enough that there is discontent. What is required is a profound and thorough conviction of the justice, necessity and importance of political and social rights.
B. R. Ambedkar
You cannot make a revolution with silk gloves.
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.
Listen, the next revolution is gonna be a revolution of ideas.
The most radical revolutionary will become a conservative the day after the revolution.
A revolution is a struggle to the death between the future and the past.
If you want to know the taste of a pear, you must change the pear by eating it yourself. If you want to know the theory and methods of revolution, you must take part in revolution. All genuine knowledge originates in direct experience.
Believe me, the intellectual revolution is going on, and that has to come first before you see the political changes. That's where I'm very optimistic.
My dad had been born in Mexico and his family had to leave during the Mexican revolution.
The revolution has always been in the hands of the young. The young always inherit the revolution.
America's present need is not heroics but healing; not nostrums but normalcy; not revolution but restoration.
Warren G. Harding
No thieves, no traitors, no interventionists! This time the revolution is for real!
To achieve the mood of a warrior is not a simple matter. It is a revolution. To regard the lion and the water rats and our fellow men as equals is a magnificent act of a warrior's spirit. It takes power to do that.
It is impossible to predict the time and progress of revolution. It is governed by its own more or less mysterious laws.
King's response to our crisis can be put in one word: revolution. A revolution in our priorities, a reevaluation of our values, a reinvigoration of our public life and a fundamental transformation of our way of thinking and living that promotes a transfer of power from oligarchs and plutocrats to everyday people and ordinary citizens.
We used to think that revolutions are the cause of change. Actually it is the other way around: change prepares the ground for revolution.
The seed of revolution is repression.
There's nothing wrong in suffering, if you suffer for a purpose. Our revolution didn't abolish danger or death. It simply made danger and death worthwhile.
H. G. Wells
There must be a world revolution which puts an end to all materialistic conditions hindering woman from performing her natural role in life and driving her to carry out man's duties in order to be equal in rights.
The Stamp Act was a direct tax imposed on the colonies by King George III. This act inevitably led to the American Revolution. Just as the Stamp Act did in 1765, Obamacare should act as a wake-up call. Chief Justice Roberts provides us with a similar call to action.
The day is coming when a single carrot, freshly observed, will set off a revolution.
If we don't make earnest moves toward real solutions, then each day we move one day closer to revolution and anarchy in this country. This is the sad, and yet potentially joyous, state of America.
Resolved, that the women of this nation in 1876, have greater cause for discontent, rebellion and revolution than the men of 1776.
Susan B. Anthony
The masses are the decisive element, they are the rock on which the final victory of the revolution will be built.
It's time to move on to the next step in the psychedelic revolution. We've reached a certain point, but we're not moving any more.
Art is either plagiarism or revolution.
Revolution is a trivial shift in the emphasis of suffering.
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