Christian theology is the grandmother of Bolshevism.
In certain respects, particularly economically, National-Socialism is nothing but bolshevism. These two are hostile brothers of whom the younger has learned everything from the older, the Russian excepting only morality.thomas mann
With us it is not a question of bolshevism or democracy, but of life or death. A decision in favor of a Soviet could not be opposed by the Young Turks.ahmed djemal
I believe that Communism is necessary to the world, and I believe that the heroism of Russia has fired men's hopes in a way which was essential to the realization of Communism in the future. Regarded as a splendid attempt, without which ultimate success would have been very improbable, bolshevism deserves the gratitude and admiration of all the progressive part of mankind.bertrand russell
I think people who are unhappy are always proud of being so, and therefore do not like to be told that there is nothing grand about their unhappiness. A man who is melancholy because lack of exercise has upset his liver always believes that it is the loss of God, or the menace of bolshevism, or some such dignified cause that makes him sad. When you tell people that happiness is a simple matter, they get annoyed with you.bertrand russell
I hope you have read the election programme of the Labour Party...this is not socialism. It is bolshevism run mad.snowden, philip, 1st viscount snowden
There must be a punitive expedition against the Jews in Russia, a punitive expedition which will expect: death sentence and execution. Then the world will see the end of the Jews is also the end of bolshevism.julius streicher
He [Tolstoy] saw and deplored the beginning of a class struggle which has ended as we now know in bolshevism . Class hatred and strife appeared to Tolstoy as frightfully immoral and unchristian and he pled fervently with the rich to change their manner of living.
The theory that the struggle between bolshevism and Menshevism is a struggle for influence over an immature proletariat is not a new one. We have been encountering it since 1905 in innumerable books, pamphlets, and articles in the liberal press. Martov and Trotsky are putting before the German comrades liberal views with a Marxist coating...