Che Guevara (Social Activist)

#23023 Che Guevara

I am not a liberator. Liberators do not exist. The people liberate themselves. .

Che Guevara Quotes about people
#23024 Che Guevara

I knew that the moment the great governing spirit strikes the blow to divide all humanity into just two opposing factions, I would be on the side of the common people. .

Che Guevara Quotes about people
#23025 Che Guevara

One must harden without ever losing tenderness. .

Che Guevara Quotes about sin
#23026 Che Guevara

The revolution is not an apple that falls when it is ripe. You have to make it fall. .

Che Guevara Quotes about evolution
#23027 Che Guevara

I am not interested in dry economic socialism. We are fighting against misery, but we are also fighting against alienation. .

Che Guevara Quotes about fight
#23028 Che Guevara

I know you've come to kill me. Shoot, you are only going to kill a man. .

Che Guevara Quotes about man
#23029 Che Guevara

Calica keeps cursing the filth and, whenever he treads on one of the innumerable turds lining the streets, he looks at his dirty shoes instead of at the sky or a cathedral outlined in space. He does not smell the intangible and evocative matter of which Cuzco is made, but only the odor of stew and excrement. It's a question of temperament. .

Che Guevara Quotes about men
#23030 Che Guevara

Along the way, I had the opportunity to pass through the dominions of the , convincing me once again of just how terrible these capitalist octopuses are. I have sworn before a picture of the old and mourned comradethat I won't rest until I see these capitalist octopuses annihilated. .

Che Guevara Quotes about opportunity
#23031 Che Guevara

If there had been some executions, the government would have maintained the capacity to return the blows. .

Che Guevara Quotes about men
#23032 Che Guevara

I am not Christ or a philanthropist, old lady, I am all the contrary of a Christ.... I fight for the things I believe in, with all the weapons at my disposal and try to leave the other man dead so that I don't get nailed to a cross or any other place. .

Che Guevara Quotes about man
#23033 Che Guevara

The situation was uncomfortable for the people and for [Eutimio], so I ended the problem giving him a shot with a .32 pistol in the right side of the brain, with exit orifice in the right temporal [lobe]. He gasped for a little while and was dead. Upon proceeding to remove his belongings I couldn't get off the watch tied by a chain to his belt, and then he told me in a steady voice farther away than fear: "Yank it off, boy, what does it matter." I did so and his possessions were now mine. .

Che Guevara Quotes about fear
#23035 Che Guevara

If it is an element of liberation for Latin America, I believe that it should have demonstrated that. Until now, I have not been aware of any such demonstration. The IMF performs an entirely different function: precisely that of ensuring that capital based outside of Latin America controls all of Latin America. .

Che Guevara Quotes about war
#23036 Che Guevara

The interests of the IMF represent the big international interests that today seem to be established and concentrated in Wall Street. .

Che Guevara Quotes about present
#23037 Che Guevara

If any person has a good word for the previous government that is good enough for me to have him shot. .

Che Guevara Quotes about men
#23038 Che Guevara

If they attack, we shall fight to the end. If the rockets had remained, we would have used them all and directed them against the very heart of the United States, including New York, in our defense against aggression. But we haven’t got them, so we shall fight with what we’ve got. .

Che Guevara Quotes about art
#23040 Che Guevara

I am not interested in dry economic socialism. We are fighting against misery, but we are also fighting against alienation. One of the fundamental objectives of Marxism is to remove interest, the factor of individual interest, and gain, from people's psychological motivations.was preoccupied both with economic factors and with their repercussions on the spirit. If communism isn't interested in this too, it may be a method of distributing goods, but it will never be a revolutionary way of life. .

Che Guevara Quotes about life
#23041 Che Guevara

Cruel leaders are replaced only to have new leaders turn cruel! .

Che Guevara Quotes about leaders
#23043 Che Guevara

If you tremble with indignation at every injustice, then you are a comrade of mine. .

Che Guevara Quotes about justice
#23044 Che Guevara

We cannot be sure of having something to live for unless we are willing to die for it. .

Che Guevara Quotes about live
#23045 Che Guevara

Silence is argument carried out by other means. .

Che Guevara Quotes about men
#23046 Che Guevara

One has to grow hard but without ever losing tenderness. .

Che Guevara Quotes about sin
#23048 Che Guevara

(17th October, 1959). .

Che Guevara
#23049 Che Guevara

Our universities produced lawyers and doctors for the old social system, but did not create enough agricultural extension teachers, agronomists, chemists, or physicists. In fact, we do not even have mathematicians. .

Che Guevara Quotes about law
#23050 Che Guevara

We believe that the state is capable of understanding the needs of the nation; as such, then, the state must participate in the administration and direction of the university. .

Che Guevara Quotes about art
#23051 Che Guevara

The university cannot be an ivory tower, far away from the society, removed from the practical accomplishments of the Revolution. If such an attitude is maintained, the university will continue giving our society lawyers that we do not need. .

Che Guevara Quotes about society
#23052 Che Guevara

A number of students denounce state intervention and the loss of university autonomy. This student sector reflects its class background while forgetting its revolutionary obligation. This sector has not realized that it has an obligation to workers and peasants. Our workers and peasants died beside the students in order to attain power. .

Che Guevara Quotes about power
#23053 Che Guevara

Great strategic links are being developed abroad to destroy our Revolution. Those forces are trying to attract all those who have been hurt by the Revolution. We do not refer to the embezzlers, criminals, or the members of the old government; we are thinking of those who have remained on the margin of this revolutionary process, those who have lost economically but support the Revolution in a limited way. .

Che Guevara Quotes about men
#23054 Che Guevara

The university, vanguard of our struggling people, cannot become a backward element, but it would become so if the university did not incorporate itself into the great plans of the Revolution. .

Che Guevara Quotes about war
#23055 Che Guevara

Let us emphasize that there is not a soldier to be compared toin this war of liberation. .

Che Guevara Quotes about war
#23056 Che Guevara

Where a government has come into power through some form of popular vote... the guerrilla outbreak cannot be promoted, since the possibilities of peaceful struggle have not yet been exhausted. .

Che Guevara Quotes about peace
#23057 Che Guevara

was the subject of a thousand anecdotes; he created them naturally wherever he went. To his ease of manner, always appreciated by the people, he added a personality that naturally and almost unconsciously put the stamp of Camilo on everything connected with him. Few men have succeeded in leaving on every action such a distinctive personal mark. Ashas said, he did not have culture from books; he had the natural intelligence of the people, who had chosen him out of thousands for a privileged position on account of the audacity of his blows, his tenacity, his intelligence, and unequalled devotion. Camilo practiced loyalty like a religion. .

Che Guevara Quotes about religion
#23058 Che Guevara

Let us not try to classify him, to capture him in a mold, that is, kill him. Let us leave him thus, in general lines, without attributing to him a precise social and economic ideology which he never completely defined. Let us emphasize that there is not a soldier to be compared to Camilo in this war of liberation. .

Che Guevara Quotes about war
#23059 Che Guevara

When forces of oppression come to maintain themselves in power against established law, peace is considered already broken. .

Che Guevara Quotes about peace
#23060 Che Guevara

Where a government has come into power through some form of popular vote, fraudulent or not, and maintains at least an appearance of constitutional legality, the guerrilla outbreak cannot be promoted, since the possibilities of peaceful struggle have not yet been exhausted. .

Che Guevara Quotes about peace
#23061 Che Guevara

The guerrilla fighter needs full help from the people of the area. This is an indispensable condition. .

Che Guevara Quotes about people
#23062 Che Guevara

Why does the guerrilla fighter fight? We must come to the inevitable conclusion that the guerrilla fighter is a social reformer, that he takes up arms responding to the angry protest of the people against their oppressors, and that he fights in order to change the social system that keeps all his unarmed brothers in ignominy and misery. .

Che Guevara Quotes about change
#23063 Che Guevara

War is always a struggle in which each contender tries to annihilate the other. Besides using force, they will have recourse to all possible tricks and stratagems to achieve the goal. .

Che Guevara Quotes about sin
#23064 Che Guevara

The life of a single human being is worth a million times more than all the property of the richest man on earth. .

Che Guevara Quotes about life
#23065 Che Guevara

, speech delivered to the Cuban Militia (16 August 1960). .

Che Guevara Quotes about live
#23066 Che Guevara

Much more definitive and much more lasting than all the gold that one can accumulate is the gratitude of a people. .

Che Guevara Quotes about people
#23068 Che Guevara

The desire to sacrifice an entire lifetime to the noblest of ideals serves no purpose if one works alone. .

Che Guevara Quotes about life
#23069 Che Guevara

Our youth must always be free, discussing and exchanging ideas concerned with what is happening throughout the entire world. .

Che Guevara Quotes about world
#23070 Che Guevara

Everything we thought and felt in that past period ought to be deposited in an archive, and a new type of human being created. .

Che Guevara Quotes about past
#23071 Che Guevara

The task of educating and feeding youngsters, the task of educating the army, the task of distributing the lands of the former absentee landlords to those who laboured every day upon that same land without receiving its benefits, are accomplishments of social medicine. .

Che Guevara Quotes about men
#23072 Che Guevara

In the future individualism ought to be the efficient utilization of the whole individual for the absolute benefit of a collectivity. .

Che Guevara Quotes about future
#23073 Che Guevara

We brought ten thousand head of cattle to the Sierra one day and said to the peasants, simply, "Eat". And the peasants, for the first time in years and years, some for the first time in their lives, ate beef. .

Che Guevara Quotes about time
#23075 Che Guevara

Far more important than a good remuneration is the pride of serving one's neighbor. .

Che Guevara Quotes about good
#23077 Che Guevara

We should not go to the people and say, "Here we are. We come to give you the charity of our presence, to teach you our science, to show you your errors, your lack of culture, your ignorance of elementary things." We should go instead with an inquiring mind and a humble spirit to learn at that great source of wisdom that is the people. .

Che Guevara Quotes about wisdom
#23078 Che Guevara

Our enemy, and the enemy of all America, is the monopolistic government of the United States of America. .

Che Guevara Quotes about men
#23079 Che Guevara

When asked whether or not we are Marxists, our position is the same as that of a physicist or a biologist when asked if he is a "Newtonian," or if he is a "Pasteurian". There are truths so evident, so much a part of people's knowledge, that it is now useless to discuss them. .

Che Guevara Quotes about truth

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