The masses are in reality their own leaders, dialectically creating their own development process.
The masses are the decisive element, they are the rock on which the final victory of the revolution will be built.
Only through the conscious action of the working masses in city and country can it be brought to life, only through the people’s highest intellectual maturity and inexhaustible idealism can it be brought safely through all storms and find its way to port.
Social democracy seeks and finds the ways, and particular slogans, of the workers’ struggle only in the course of the development of this struggle, and gains directions for the way forward through this struggle alone.
Freedom is always the freedom of dissenters.
Marxism is a revolutionary worldview that must always struggle for new revelations.
Bourgeois class domination is undoubtedly an historical necessity, but, so too, the rising of the working class against it. Capital is an historical necessity, but, so too, its grave digger, the socialist proletariat.