Quotes by Mikhail Gorbachev
22 quotes by Mikhail Gorbachev
Democracy is the wholesome and pure air without which a socialist public organization cannot live a full-blooded life.
Quote about air, democracy, public, life
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It is better to discuss things, to argue and engage in polemics than make perfidious plans of mutual destruction.
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It seems that the most important thing about Reagan was his anti-Communism and his reputation as a hawk who saw the Soviet Union as an evil empire.
Quote about communism, prestige, union, things
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Our enemy sees us clearly. They will not start a war. They're worried about one thing: If democracy develops here, if we succeed, we will win.
Quote about democracy, enemies, war, things
The market came with the dawn of civilization and it is not an invention of capitalism. If it leads to improving the well-being of the people there is no contradiction with socialism.
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The market is not an invention of capitalism. It has existed for centuries. It is an invention of civilization.
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We are not abandoning our convictions, our philosophy or traditions, nor do we urge anyone to abandon theirs.
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