25 Inspirational Fidel Castro Quotes On Revolution

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Fidel Castro Quotes On Revolution


“A revolution is a struggle to the death between the future and the past.” — Fidel Castro

“There is often talk of human rights, but it is also necessary to talk of the rights of humanity. Why should some people walk barefoot, so that others can travel in luxurious cars? Why should some live for thirty-five years, so that others can live for seventy years? Why should some be miserably poor, so that others can be hugely rich? I speak on behalf of the children in the world who do not have a piece of bread. I speak on the behalf of the sick who have no medicine, of those whose rights to life and human dignity have been denied.” ― Fidel Castro

“I barely need to reiterate what you already know: the close links that exist between our people and the people of Venezuela and Hugo Chavez, the promoter of the Bolivarian Revolution and the United Socialist Party he founded.” — Fidel Castro

“The solutions put forth by imperialism are the quintessence of simplicity.. When they speak of the problems of population and birth, they are in no way moved by concepts related to the interests of the family or of society.. Just when science and technology are making incredible advances in all fields, they resort to technology to suppress revolutions and ask the help of science to prevent population growth. In short, the peoples are not to make revolutions, and women are not to give birth. This sums up the philosophy of imperialism.” ― Fidel Castro

“I began revolution with 82 men. If I had to do it again, I do it with 10 or 15 and absolute faith. It does not matter how small you are if you have faith and plan of action.” — Fidel Castro

“I know that imprisonment will be harder for me than it has ever been for anyone, filled with cowardly threats and hideous cruelty. But I do not fear prison, as I do not fear the fury of the miserable tyrant who took the lives of 70 of my comrades. Condemn me. It does not matter. History will absolve me.” ― Fidel Castro

Fidel Castro Quotes

“I will never retire from politics, the revolution, or the ideas I have.” — Fidel Castro

“The fact is, when men carry the same ideals in their hearts, nothing can isolate them – neither prison walls nor the sod of cemeteries. For single memory, a single spirit, a single idea, a single conscience, a single dignity will sustain them all.” ― Fidel Castro

“The revolution is a dictatorship of the exploited against the exploiters.” — Fidel Castro

“None of us is designed for the role we must assume in a revolutionary society, although Cubans had the privilege of Jose Marti’s example.” — Fidel Castro

“A revolution is not a bed of roses.” — Fidel Castro

“When the Revolution triumphed in 1959, our island was a true Yankee colony. The United States had duped and disarmed our Liberation Army. One couldn’t speak of developed agriculture, but of immense plantations exploited on the base of manual and animal labour that in general used neither fertilizers nor machinery.” — Fidel Castro

No thieves, no traitors, no interventionists! This time the revolution is for real!

“No thieves, no traitors, no interventionists! This time the revolution is for real!” — Fidel Castro

“For revolutionary Cubans, to cooperate with other poor and exploited peoples has always been a political principle and a duty towards humanity.” — Fidel Castro

“The universities are available only to those who share my revolutionary beliefs.” — Fidel Castro

“Our Revolution emerged where it was least expected by the empire, in a hemisphere where it was used to acting like an all-powerful master.” — Fidel Castro

“I am not a communist and neither is the revolutionary movement.” — Fidel Castro

“When at just 27 years old, Qaddafi, colonel in the Libyan army, inspired by his Egyptian colleague Abdel Nasser, overthrew King Idris I in 1969, he applied important revolutionary measures such as agrarian reform and the nationalization of oil.” — Fidel Castro

A revolution is a struggle to the death between the future and the past.

“I am Fidel Castro and we have come to liberate Cuba.” — Fidel Castro

“The traditional stand adopted by the Cuban Revolution, which was always opposed to any action that could jeopardize the life of civilians, is well known.” — Fidel Castro

“Venezuela, given its extraordinary educational, cultural, and social developments, and its vast energy and natural resources, is called on to become a revolutionary model for the world.” — Fidel Castro

“The U.S.S.R. had absolutely nothing to do with the triumph of the Cuban Revolution.” — Fidel Castro

“At times, I’ve referred to Christ’s miracles, and have said, ‘Well, Christ multiplied the fish and the loaves to feed the people. That is precisely what we want to do with the Revolution and socialism.'” — Fidel Castro

“The Revolution did not assume a socialist nature because of support from the U.S.S.R.; it was the other way around: support from the U.S.S.R. was produced by the socialist nature of the Cuban Revolution. To such a degree, that when the U.S.S.R. disappears, Cuba keeps on being socialist.” — Fidel Castro

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