Find the best quotes by Mao Zedong.
Political work is the life-blood of all economic work.
I voted for you during your last election.
Swollen in head, weak in legs, sharp in tongue but empty in belly.
People like me sound like a lot of big cannons.
Enable every woman who can work to take her place on the labour front, under the principle of equal pay for equal work.
We shall heal our wounds, collect our dead and continue fighting.
All reactionaries are paper tigers.
I have witnessed the tremendous energy of the masses. On this foundation it is possible to accomplish any task whatsoever.
The differences between friends cannot but reinforce their friendship.
There is a serious tendency toward capitalism among the well-to-do peasants.
Passivity is fatal to us. Our goal is to make the enemy passive.
Classes struggle, some classes triumph, others are eliminated. Such is history; such is the history of civilization for thousands of years.
Learn from the masses, and then teach them.
There is in fact no such thing as art for art’s sake, art that stands above classes, art that is detached from or independent of…
Despise the enemy strategically, but take him seriously tactically.
The atom bomb is a paper tiger which the United States reactionaries use to scare people. It looks terrible, but in fact it isn’t.
The cardinal responsibility of leadership is to identify the dominant contradiction at each point of the historical process and to work out a central line…
A revolution is not a dinner party, or writing an essay, or painting a picture, or doing embroidery.
An army without culture is a dull-witted army, and a dull-witted army cannot defeat the enemy.
The guerrilla must move amongst the people as a fish swims in the sea.
Explore More Topics →