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Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery.
The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings; the inherent virtue of socialism is the equal sharing of miseries.
To cure the British disease with socialism was like trying to cure leukaemia with leeches.
Democracy and socialism have nothing in common but one word, equality. But notice the difference: while democracy seeks equality in liberty, socialism seeks equality in restraint and servitude.
Alexis de Tocqueville
Democracy is the road to socialism.
Socialism in general has a record of failure so blatant that only an intellectual could ignore or evade it.
Socialism is the same as Communism, only better English.
George Bernard Shaw
I should tie myself to no particular system of society other than of socialism.
The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other peoples' money.
The goal of socialism is communism.
Compassion is not weakness, and concern for the unfortunate is not socialism.
Hubert H. Humphrey
The meaning of peace is the absence of opposition to socialism.
As with the Christian religion, the worst advertisement for Socialism is its adherents.
I am convinced that the path to a new, better and possible world is not capitalism, the path is socialism.
When one makes a Revolution, one cannot mark time; one must always go forward - or go back. He who now talks about the 'freedom of the press' goes backward, and halts our headlong course towards Socialism.
Democracy is indispensable to socialism.
The reason this country continues its drift toward socialism and big nanny government is because too many people vote in the expectation of getting something for nothing, not because they have a concern for what is good for the country.
They talk about the failure of socialism but where is the success of capitalism in Africa, Asia and Latin America?
If Socialism can only be realized when the intellectual development of all the people permits it, then we shall not see Socialism for at least five hundred years.
The left is back, and it's the only path we have to get out of the spot to which the right has sunken us. Socialism builds and capitalism destroys.
Under socialism all will govern in turn and will soon become accustomed to no one governing.
I am for socialism, disarmament, and, ultimately, for abolishing the state itself... I seek the social ownership of property, the abolition of the propertied class, and the sole control of those who produce wealth. Communism is the goal.
Roger Nash Baldwin
Socialism values equality more than liberty.
All socialism involves slavery.
The New Deal is plainly an attempt to achieve a working socialism and avert a social collapse in America; it is extraordinarily parallel to the successive 'policies' and 'Plans' of the Russian experiment. Americans shirk the word 'socialism', but what else can one call it?
H. G. Wells
Democracy and socialism are means to an end, not the end itself.
Socialism is a fraud, a comedy, a phantom, a blackmail.
Many people consider the things government does for them to be social progress but they regard the things government does for others as socialism.
The only hope of socialism resides in those who have already brought about in themselves, as far as is possible in the society of today, that union between manual and intellectual labor which characterizes the society we are aiming at.
It's impossible, I think, however much I'd become disillusioned politically or evolve into a post-political person, I don't think I'd ever change my view that socialism is the best political moment humans have ever come up with.
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