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Soviet Quotes

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And, gentlemen, they have not yet done so,
and it is quite clear that no Americans,
no people in the world probably, are going to war with the Soviet Union.
- Paul Robeson

Textbooks are Soviet propaganda.
- Jerry Falwell

I decided to create a sports club during the Soviet times.
It was my dream.
- Sergei Bubka

So seven new countries, three of them formerly part of the Soviet Union,
and the others part of the Warsaw Pact,
will become full members of NATO next year.
- Lord Robertson

 

I did a long concert tour in England and Denmark and Sweden,
and I also sang for the Soviet people,
one of the finest musical audiences in the world.
- Paul Robeson

Today's Russia is not to be compared with the Soviet Union of back then.
- Angela Merkel

Since the end of the Cold War, Soviet aggression had
been replaced by a number of particularly venomous threats,
from Timothy McVeigh to Osama bin Laden.
- Barbara Olson

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Well, the Communists at that moment were very strong
in Italy and the Italian Communist Party was the biggest
Communist Party outside Soviet Union,
there's no doubt about that.
- Gianni Agnelli

There was no race - but to the extent that there was an arms competition,
it was almost entirely on the Soviet side,
first to catch up and then to surpass the Americans.
- Herman Kahn

Throughout Soviet times, I understood what was really
happening in the world around me.
- Lennart Meri

In the Soviet Union it was illegal to take a photograph of a train station.
Look what happened to them.
They tried to classify everything.
- Tom Clancy

If the Soviet Union and the United States have not
experienced direct military confrontations,
on the other hand, they supported, armed and trained Africans,
to fight other Africans.
- Omar Bongo

The Communists at that moment were very strong in Italy,
and the Italian Communist Party was the biggest Communist
Party outside the Soviet Union.
- Giovanni Agnelli

The Soviet Union has indeed been our greatest menace,
not so much because of what it has done,
but because of the excuses it has provided us for our failures.
- J. William Fulbright

The readings of Soviet society are as many as the experts you speak to.
In my view, it's a society that is overdue for measures
of democratization and organization.
- E. P. Thompson

It didn't take long to recognise the shortcomings of
the Soviet regime and to see the values of the free world.
- Garry Kasparov

I feel the happiest when I can light my American cigarettes with Soviet matches.
- Mohammed Daud Khan

As a result of half a century of Soviet rule people
have been weaned from a belief in human kindness.
- Svetlana Alliluyeva

Yes, Samantha, we in the Soviet Union are trying to
do everything so that there will not be war on Earth.
This is what every Soviet man wants.
- Yuri Andropov

I am a Soviet man, and Yeltsin is a Soviet man -
maybe our grandchildren will be different.
- Aleksandr Lebed

There used to be this country called the Soviet Union;
it's not there anymore.
Our technology was better than theirs.
- Tom Clancy

You know, the Democrats want to balance the budget
by raising spending and raising taxes.
The Soviet Union had a balanced budget.
- Tom DeLay

With hindsight, we see that the Soviet Union never
had a chance of world domination,
but we didn't know that then.
- Ken Follett

Wojtyla was a warrior, who did more to end the Soviet Union than even America.
- Oriana Fallaci

Russia also declared its independence.
This was approved by the Supreme Soviet,
and you know and remember that there was the Declaration
on the Independence of Russia.
- Boris Yeltsin

Historians don't really like to carry on speculative debates,
but you could certainly argue that the likelihood of
a Soviet invasion of Western Europe was extremely,
extremely low.
- Aldrich Ames

The Soviet Union did not achieve victory over the West,
so was my information inadequate to help them to victory,
or did it play no particular role in their failure to achieve victory?
- Aldrich Ames

Gaiety is the most outstanding feature of the Soviet Union.
- Joseph Stalin

Ronald Reagan used to alarm his Soviet counterparts
by saying that surely they'd both unite against an invasion from Mars.
- Christopher Hitchens

Without Jimmy Carter we might not have gotten Ronald Reagan,
without Ronald Reagan there would probably still be a Soviet Union.
- Newt Gingrich

Amin managed to invite both the US and Soviet ambassadors
to his palace at the very same time and then deliberately
kept them together in his waiting room.
- Ryszard Kapuscinski

During the election in 1989, there was the first Soviet
election with alternative candidates to local government.
I myself arranged special training for them.
- Anatoly Chubais

I came out of the Soviet Union no longer a communist,
because I believed in personal freedom.
- Rose Wilder Lane

Civilization is a youth with a molotov cocktail in his hand.
Culture is the Soviet tank or L.A.
cop that guns him down.
- Edward Abbey

Membership of the United Nations gives every member
the right to make a fool of himself,
and that is a right of which the Soviet Union in this
case has taken full advantage.
- Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.

The difficulties of conducting espionage against the
Soviet Union in the Soviet Union were such that historically
the Agency had backed away from the task.
- Aldrich Ames

People ask if I regret not winning a Stanley Cup,
but winning the series against the Soviet Union was the best.
It was the greatest experience of my hockey career by far.
- Marcel Dionne

I said in court a long time ago that I didn't see that
the Soviet Union was significantly helped by the information I gave them,
nor that the United States was significantly harmed.
- Aldrich Ames

In the Soviet army it takes more courage to retreat than advance.
- Joseph Stalin

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.'
- Mikhail Gorbachev

A likely source for terrorists seeking to buy or steal
nuclear materials is the former Soviet Union.
- Lee H. Hamilton

In the first moments, the members of the Presidium
who were with me at the Secretariat were taken to the
Party Central Committee under the control of Soviet forces.
- Alexander Dubcek

In the event of a victory over Germany by Soviet Russia and England,
Bolshevism in Europe would inevitably follow.
Under these circumstances I would prefer to see Germany win the war.
- Pierre Laval

Castro couldn't even go to the bathroom unless the
Soviet Union put the nickel in the toilet.
- Richard M. Nixon

Our Soviet espionage efforts had virtually never,
or had very seldom, produced any worthwhile political
or economic intelligence on the Soviet Union.
- Aldrich Ames

I handed over names and compromised so many CIA agents in the Soviet Union.
- Aldrich Ames

Communism is Soviet power plus the electrification of the whole country.
- Vladimir Lenin

I found that our Soviet espionage efforts had virtually never,
or had very seldom, produced any worthwhile political
or economic intelligence on the Soviet Union.
- Aldrich Ames

When I decided to go to a country that subsidized music,
I went to the Soviet Union for two years.
- Alex North

The Soviet government is the most realistic regime in the world -
no ideals.
- Golda Meir

If kids can forget their own mothers but still have
a sense of comrade Lenin,
then Soviet power really is here to stay!
- Andrei Platonov

If the Soviet empire still existed, I'd be terrified.
The fact is, we can afford a fairly ignorant presidency now.
- Newt Gingrich

I always felt that the Cubans were being pushed into
the Soviet Bloc by American policy.
- Lee Harvey Oswald

We then came to the Soviet Union.
One day we were walking and carrying our banner and
distributing a few leaflets in Russian to people,
and we met two women on the road.
- Satish Kumar

Perhaps my information hurt the Soviet Union more than it helped.
I have no idea.
It was not something I ever discussed with the KGB
officers that I was dealing with.
- Aldrich Ames

In the Soviet Union, capitalism triumphed over communism.
In this country, capitalism triumphed over democracy.
- Fran Lebowitz

By now it is evident that the Soviet Union must gain
control of Europe to maintain its empire.
- Barbara Amiel

I did Our Daily Bread for King and that made me popular in the Soviet Union;
King was amused by that.
- Karen Morley

The soviet people want full-blooded and unconditional democracy.
- Mikhail Gorbachev

Anyone who doesn't regret the passing of the Soviet Union has no heart.
Anyone who wants it restored has no brains.
- Vladimir Putin

The Soviet Union was an exception, but even there chess players were not rich.
Only Fischer changed that.
- Boris Spassky

Outside the walls, among others, is the Soviet Empire.
It is malevolent, destructive and expanding.
It has swallowed up over half a dozen countries since World War II.
- Barbara Amiel

Our film examines the heroism, courage and prowess
of the Soviet submarine force in ways never seen before.
- Kathryn Bigelow

If the Soviet Union let another political party come into existence,
they would still be a one-party state,
because everybody would join the other party.
- Ronald Reagan

Even in the former Soviet Union, they have good copies of my movies.
- Dario Argento

The interests of the Soviet Union are in controlling
highly developed countries and having the benefit of
their economies so that they can run their own inefficient empire.
- Barbara Amiel

It was almost forbidden in the Soviet Union to study the New Economic Policy.
- Anatoly Chubais

The much greater crimes of the Soviet Gulags occurred
over decades and cost millions of lives.
- Jean-Marie Le Pen

According to the official version of history,
CIA aid to the Mujahadeen began during 1980,
that is to say, after the Soviet army invaded Afghanistan,
24 Dec 1979.
- Zbigniew Brzezinski

Look at the Afghans, during the time of the Soviet invasion.
They were among the poorest Muslims in the world,
yet they were sustained by their faith in God,
and God alone.
- Abu Bakar Bashir

Thirteen years after the end of the Soviet Union,
the American press establishment seemed eager to turn
Ukraine's protested presidential election on November
21 into a new cold war with Russia.
- Stephen Cohen


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