Nikita Khrushchev - Quotes

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If you live among wolves you have to act like a wolf. ---->>>

Do you think when two representatives holding diametrically opposing views get together and shake hands, the contradictions between our systems will simply melt away? What kind of a daydream is that? ---->>>

Economics is a subject that does not greatly respect one's wishes. ---->>>

Whether you like it or not, history is on our side. We will bury you! ---->>>

If you cannot catch a bird of paradise, better take a wet hen. ---->>>

Politicians are the same all over. They promise to build bridges even when there are no rivers. ---->>>

The purpose of the United Nations should be to protect the essential sovereignty of nations, large and small. ---->>>

Support by United States rulers is rather in the nature of the support that the rope gives to a hanged man. ---->>>

The more bombers, the less room for doves of peace.

The more bombers, the less room for doves of peace.

The press is our chief ideological weapon. ---->>>

Call it what you will, incentives are what get people to work harder. ---->>>

If you start throwing hedgehogs under me, I shall throw a couple of porcupines under you. ---->>>

In a fight you don't stop to choose your cudgels. ---->>>

When it comes to combating imperialism we are all Stalinists. ---->>>

I once said, 'We will bury you,' and I got into trouble with it. Of course we will not bury you with a shovel. Your own working class will bury you. ---->>>

When you are skinning your customers, you should leave some skin on to heal, so that you can skin them again. ---->>>

We say the name of God, but that is only habit. ---->>>

If you live among dogs, keep a stick. After all, this is what a hound has teeth for-to bite when he feels like it! ---->>>

What innocence, may I ask, is being played here when it is known that this virtuous damsel has already got a dozen illegitimate children? ---->>>

But life is a great school. It thrashes and bangs and teaches you. ---->>>

Bombs do not choose. They will hit everything. ---->>>

If one cannot catch a bird of paradise, better take a wet hen. ---->>>

Even now we feel that Stalin was devoted to Communism, he was a Marxist, this cannot and should not be denied. ---->>>

All the sparrows on the rooftops are crying about the fact that the most imperialist nation that is supporting the colonial regime in the colonies is the United States of America. ---->>>

I want to talk to these people because they stay in power and you change all the time. ---->>>

He who cannot eat horsemeat need not do so. Let him eat pork. But he who cannot eat pork, let him eat horsemeat. It's simply a question of taste. ---->>>

Revolutions are not made for export. ---->>>

Don't you have a machine that puts food into the mouth and pushes it down? ---->>>

They pay little attention to what we say and prefer to read tea leaves. ---->>>

He was a crystal of morality among our scientists. ---->>>

What the scientists have in their briefcases is terrifying. ---->>>


Nationality: Russian
Born: April 17, 1894
Die: 09-11, 1971
Occupation: Statesman

Nikita Sergeyevich Khrushchev (15 April [O.S. 3 April] 1894 – 11 September 1971) was a politician who led the Soviet Union during part of the Cold War. He served as First Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union from 1953 to 1964, and as Chairman of the Council of Ministers, or Premier, from 1958 to 1964 (wikipedia)