Despair is typical of those who do not understand the causes of evil, see no way out, and are incapable of struggle. The modern industrial proletariat does not belong to the category of such classes.
Politics begin where the masses are, not where there are thousands, but where there are millions, that is where serious politics begin.
A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
Any cook should be able to run the country.
The history of all countries shows that the working class exclusively by its own effort is able to develop only trade-union consciousness.
When there is state there can be no freedom, but when there is freedom there will be no state.
Can a nation be free if it oppresses other nations? It cannot.
Under socialism all will govern in turn and will soon become accustomed to no one governing.
Communism is Soviet power plus the electrification of the whole country.