Quotes on Peaceful Revolution

Revolutions are never peaceful. Malcolm X

You don't have a peaceful revolution. You don't have a turn-the-cheek revolution. There's no such thing as a nonviolent revolution. Malcolm X

We must not expect a full-scale peaceful revolution every time a Labour Government is elected Roy Jenkins

The artist, day by day, by postulating the new realities of the future, accomplishes peaceful revolution. L Ron Hubbard

I am the first Egyptian civilian president elected democratically, freely, following a great, peaceful revolution. Mohammed Morsi

We create revolution by living it. Jerry Rubin

While you live, the revolution lives Suzanne Collins

Where ever i go, the Cultural Revolution followed me Ji-li Jiang

No one makes a revolution by himself. George Sand

The Bolivarian revolution has no future and it has shown a lack of results. Juan Manuel Santos

Because the artist deals in future realities, he always seeks improvements or changes in the existing reality. This makes the artist, inevitably and invariably, a rebel against the status quo. The artist, day by day, by postulating the new realities of the future, accomplishes peaceful revolution. L Ron Hubbard

There is going to be enormous amounts of resistance to the adoption of bitcoin, but I really believe that it's about the most peaceful revolution that we can have in this world. Stefan Molyneux

I feel very peaceful. Yani Tseng

A non-violent revolution is not a program of seizure of power. It is a program of transformation of relationships, ending in a peaceful transfer of power. Mahatma Gandhi

Sometimes it just amazes me how many people desperately want to protect my personal information. Ten thousand reflections hide the true gem. Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable. John F Kennedy

The coming change can only come through a revolution, because the possessing class will not allow a peaceful change to take place; still we are willing to work for peace at any price, except at the price of liberty. Lucy Parsons

A great change is at hand, and our task, our obligation, is to make that revolution, that change, peaceful and constructive for all. John F Kennedy

A revolution is coming - a revolution which will be peaceful if we are wise enough; compassionate if we care enough; successful if we are fortunate enough - but a revolution which is coming whether we will it or not. We can affect its character; we cannot alter its inevitability. John F Kennedy

One cannot help being impressed by the protesters. They have begun each day of the protest in Kiev in prayer and all activities are accomplished with a collective sense of respect, kindness, and an intention to conduct a peaceful revolution. Bob Schaffer

Half of what's wrong with people today is that they ain't got no place to go that makes them peaceful. Ayana Mathis

Racial understanding is not something we find, but something that we must create. Through education, we seek to change attitudes. Martin Luther King, Jr.

What makes America great is peaceful protests and exercising your constitutional rights. Matthew Dowd

Woodstock was both a peaceful protest and a global celebration. Richie Havens

A peaceful world is a world in which differences are tolerated, and are not eliminated by violence. John Foster Dulles

But above all, what this Congress can be remembered for is opening the way to a new American revolutiona peaceful revolution in which power was turned back to the peoplein which government at all levels was refreshed and renewed and made truly responsive. This can be a revolution as profound, as far-reaching, as exciting as that first revolution almost 200 years agoand it can mean that just 5 years from now America will enter its third century as a young nation new in spirit, with all the vigor and the freshness with which it began its first century. Richard M. Nixon

Real revolution starts with learning... Tim McIlrath

When is revolution legal? When it succeeds! August Strindberg

Revolutions are not made with rosewater. Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton

Revolution is the larva of civilization. Victor Hugo

Revolutions are like the most noxious dungheaps, which bring into life the noblest vegetables. Napoleon Bonaparte

I was born in revolution. Mother Jones

Mercy, it's the revolution and I'm in my bathrobe! Nicole Hollander

All I'm saying is that perhaps we can make a revolution without violence. Yoko Ono

If it's a revolution it ca' be predictable. And if it's predictable it ca' be a revolution. Clay Shirky

Americans, [John Adams] wrote in 1780, believed that their "revolution is as much for the benefit of the generality of Mankind in Europe, as for their own." Gordon S. Wood

I think a revolution can survive without single centralized leadership. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Many Americans have never owned a book, and I'm not talking about because of the recent digital revolution. I'm talking about before there even was a digital revolution. James W. Loewen

We have the right of revolution. Revolution does not always have to be weapons and warfare; it's also about revolutionary ideas. Edward Snowden

It takes a community to start a revolution. Prefuse 73

When you brought the digital revolution in, all of a sudden, you could build a country like Singapore and take that country, which had the income per capita of Ghana in 1965, and make it something similar to the United States in one generation. Juan Enriquez

Dare! - this word contains all the politics of our revolution. Louis Antoine de Saint-Just

I see only adaptations - not revolutions. Gordon Getty

Revolutions are something you see only in retrospect. Alan Greenspan

Fascism was a counter-revolution against a revolution that never took place. Ignazio Silone

Technological 'revolutions' don't really overthrow anything - they simply append a new and dynamic market to that which went before. Nathan Myhrvold

The revolution is really easy to do nowadays. Eric Cantona

When one meddles with the direction of a revolution, the problem is not how to make it go but how to keep it under control. Honore Gabriel Riqueti, comte de Mirabeau

In a few days, I will have them all guillotined in Paris. Jean-Paul Marat

Rural America's not coming back. That idea was lost with the Industrial Revolution. And yet with more than 80 percent of Americans living in metropolitan areas, there are still demagogues who want to run down the idea of multiculturalism, of urbanity, being the only future we have. We either live or die based on how we live in cities, and our society is either going to be great or not based on how we perform as creatures of the city. David Simon

I feel that we have some opportunity in North America to go back and say the American Revolution was the real thing. Murray Bookchin

When you brought the Industrial Revolution in, all of a sudden India and China went from being the dominant global powers to being powers dominated by those who understood how to apply this new technology. Juan Enriquez

The French Revolution is the ultimate modernist statement. Destroy everything. Don't build on the past. There is no past. John Corigliano

Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable. John F Kennedy

A people free to choose will always choose peace. Ronald Reagan

The Constitutional framers were peace men; but they preferred revolution to peaceful submission to bondage. They were quiet men; but they did not shrink from agitating against oppression. They showed forbearance; but that they knew its limits. They believed in order; but not in the order of tyranny. With them, nothing was "settled" that was not right. With them, justice, liberty and humanity were "final;" not slavery and oppression. Frederick Douglass

This is education, understood as a help to life; an education from birth, which feeds a peaceful revolution and unites all in a common aim, attracting them as to a single centre. Mothers, fathers, politicians: all must combine in their respect and help for this delicate work of formation, which the little child carries on in the depth of a profound psychological mystery, under the tutelage of an inner guide. This is the bright new hope for mankind. Maria Montessori

The vegan believes that if we are to be true emancipators of animals we must renounce absolutely our traditional and conceited attitude that we have the right to use them to serve our needs. We must supply these needs by other means.... If the vegan ideal of non-exploitation were generally adopted, it would be the greatest peaceful revolution ever known, abolishing vast industries and establishing new ones in the better interests of men and animals alike. Donald Watson

We will not build a peaceful world by following a negative path. It is not enough to say we will not wage war. It is necessary to love peace and sacrifice for it. We must concentrate not merely on the negative expulsion of war, but on the positive affirmation of peace Martin Luther King, Jr.

I myself am a very, very peaceful person. Throughout our history, from our own American revolution to the resistance against apartheid in South Africa, to labor strikes in the US, people have resorted to violence to achieve a more progressive society, from time to time. Tom Morello

I am against war, against violence, against violent revolution, for peaceful settlement of differences, for nonviolent but nevertheless radical changes. Change is needed, and violence will not really change anything: at most it will only transfer power from one set of bull-headed authorities to another. Thomas Merton

You get World Peace through Inner Peace. If you've got a world full of people who have Inner Peace, then you have a Peaceful World. Wayne Dyer

My commitment to a humane and peaceful world continues to this day. Walter Kohn

Everybody needs time to reflect and contemplate, and the most inspirational and peaceful place to do so is in nature. Akiane Kramarik

A peaceful worldIs an immediate, utter and absoluteNecessity. Sri Chinmoy

Pray for a peaceful and contented mind in all circumstances. Mata Amritanandamayi

Brazil does have every right to develop its own peaceful nuclear programme. Vladimir Putin

Art never seems to make me peaceful or pure. Willem De Kooning

Botswana is actually very peaceful. It's democratic. It never was in debt. They've been fortunate, they've had diamonds. Alexander Mccall Smith

By putting yourself in that intense form of stress, it makes regular life more peaceful. Joe Rogan

There's a part of bohemia I love. The lack of prejudice, the lack of aggression, I love the lack, for the most part, of competitiveness. It's more peaceful. Peter Mullan

Adam Johnson was a revolution when he came on Bobby Gould

In a revolution, one triumphs or dies. Che Guevara

Reform is Chinas second revolution. Deng Xiaoping

Revolutions are not born of chance but of necessity. Victor Hugo

I don't think we'll understand Advent correctly until we see it as a preparation for a revolution. Robert Barron

Feminism means revolution and I am a revolutionist. Frances Perkins

* The revolution of consciousness is connected to the food revolution Bryant H Mcgill

We are sorry for the inconvenience, but this is a revolution. Subcomandante Marcos

Our revolution's main mission is to pave the way for the reappearance of the Twelfth Imam, the Mahdi. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

There is no substitute for a militant freedom. Calvin Coolidge

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