Let a hundred flowers bloom, let a hundred schools of thought contend.
There is a serious tendency toward capitalism among the well-to-do peasants.
Visions of glory, spare my aching sight.
Learn from the masses, and then teach them.
I voted for you during your last election.
Classes struggle, some classes triumph, others are eliminated. Such is history; such is the history of civilization for thousands of years.
I don’t regret setting bombs.
I didn’t respond to people thrusting microphones at me and asking me questions that were unanswerable in a sound bite.
I haven’t been silent. I teach, I lecture at universities, I write, I’m not silent.
The man of science, the artist, the philosopher are attached to their nations as much as the day-laborer and the merchant.