There are no absolute rules of conduct, either in peace or war. Everything depends on circumstances.
One cannot be too extreme in dealing with social ills; the extreme thing is generally the true thing.
In the evening of the first day my father conducted us to the public baths.
I’m not going to appeal to violence or aggression – of course not.
The press should be not only a collective propagandist and a collective agitator, but also a collective organizer of the masses.
People hate politicians. And I can understand why.
To my utter despair I have discovered, and discover every day anew, that there is in the masses no revolutionary idea or hope or passion.
People don’t believe in positive changes anymore.
Few new truths have ever won their way against the resistance of established ideas save by being overstated.
Every daring attempt to make a great change in existing conditions, every lofty vision of new possibilities for the human race, has been labeled Utopian.