Quotes and Sayings about Revolution
The revolution is not an apple that falls when it is ripe. You have to make it fall.
- Che Guevara
Revolution is a state of mind, language and action. For some, it is a way of life!
Better to die fighting for freedom then be a prisoner all the days of your life.
- Bob Marley
The first revolution begins when you change your mind at how you look at things and realize that there is another way to look at them that you have not been shown.
The only way to support a revolution is to make your own.
- Abbie Hoffman
Revolutions spring not from accident, but from necessity. A revolution is a return from the factitious to the real. It takes place because it must.
- Victor Hugo
Every revolution was first a thought in one man’s mind.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every generation needs a new revolution.
- Thomas Jefferson
Revolutions never go backwards.
Without Revolutionary theory, there can be no Revolutionary Movement.
- Vladimir Ilyich Lenin
At twenty a man is full of fight and hope. He wants to reform the world. When he is seventy he still wants to reform the world, but he knows he can’t.
- Clarence Darrow
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
If someone puts their hands on you make sure they never put their hands on anybody else again.
- Malcolm X
Revolution is everywhere, in everything. There is no final revolution, no final number.
- Yevgeny Zamyatin
Sometimes you have to pick the gun up to put the Gun down.
- Malcolm X
The greatest and most powerful revolutions often start very quietly, hidden in the shadows. Remember that.
- Richelle Mead
Spring is the only revolutionary whose revolution has succeeded.
- Marianne Van Hirtum
Revolution is a trivial shift in the emphasis of suffering.
- Tom Stoppard
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