Joseph Stalin, Georgian Leader ( December 21, 1879 - March 5, 1953 )

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Death is the solution to all problems. No man - no problem.~Joseph Stalin

Death Man Problems

I trust no one, not even myself.~Joseph Stalin

Myself Trust Even

One death is a tragedy; one million is a statistic.~Joseph Stalin

Death Tragedy Million

The people who cast the votes don't decide an election, the people who count the votes do.~Joseph Stalin

People Election Count

Education is a weapon whose effects depend on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.~Joseph Stalin

Education Hands Depend

When we hang the capitalists they will sell us the rope we use.~Joseph Stalin

Will Rope Us

The only real power comes out of a long rifle.~Joseph Stalin

Power Long Real

In the Soviet army it takes more courage to retreat than advance.~Joseph Stalin

Courage Army Soviet

Death solves all problems - no man, no problem.~Joseph Stalin

Death Man Problems

Ideas are more powerful than guns. We would not let our enemies have guns, why should we let them have ideas.~Joseph Stalin

Powerful Ideas Guns

It is enough that the people know there was an election. The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything.~Joseph Stalin

Politics People Election

I believe in one thing only, the power of human will.~Joseph Stalin

Power Believe I Believe

Gratitude is a sickness suffered by dogs.~Joseph Stalin

Gratitude Sickness Dogs

You cannot make a revolution with silk gloves.~Joseph Stalin

Revolution You Silk

A sincere diplomat is like dry water or wooden iron.~Joseph Stalin

Water Iron Sincere

Everyone imposes his own system as far as his army can reach.~Joseph Stalin

Army Reach Far

We don't let them have ideas. Why would we let them have guns?~Joseph Stalin

Ideas Guns Why

If any foreign minister begins to defend to the death a 'peace conference', you can be sure his government has already placed its orders for new battleships and airplanes.~Joseph Stalin

Death Peace Government

Mankind is divided into rich and poor, into property owners and exploited; and to abstract oneself from this fundamental division; and from the antagonism between poor and rich means abstracting oneself from fundamental facts.~Joseph Stalin

Rich Property Facts

Print is the sharpest and the strongest weapon of our party.~Joseph Stalin

Party Weapon Print

Gaiety is the most outstanding feature of the Soviet Union.~Joseph Stalin

Soviet Most Soviet Union

History shows that there are no invincible armies.~Joseph Stalin

History Armies Invincible

The writer is the engineer of the human soul.~Joseph Stalin

Soul Human Engineer

The Pope? How many divisions has he got?~Joseph Stalin

He Got Many

The death of one man is a tragedy. The death of millions is a statistic.~Joseph Stalin

Death Man Tragedy

If the opposition disarms, well and good. If it refuses to disarm, we shall disarm it ourselves.~Joseph Stalin

Good Well Ourselves