Rosa Luxemburg Quotes

Who is Rosa Luxemburg?

Rosa Luxemburg was a Polish-German Marxist, philosopher, economist, anti-war activist and revolutionary socialist.

Born March 05, 1871
Died January 15, 1919

Books by Rosa Luxemburg


Best 17 Quotes by Rosa Luxemburg

“Before a revolution happens, it is perceived as impossible; after it happens, it is seen as having been inevitable.”

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“Being human means throwing your whole life on the scales of destiny when need be, all the while rejoicing in every sunny day and every beautiful cloud.”

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“Freedom is always the freedom of the dissenter.”

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“Freedom is always, and exclusively, freedom for the one who thinks differently.”

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“History is the only true teacher, the revolution the best school for the proletariat.”

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“I want to affect people like a clap of thunder, to inflame their minds with the breadth of my vision, the strength of my conviction and the power of my expression.”

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“I want to burden the conscience of the affluent with all the suffering and all the hidden, bitter tears.”

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“It is in the tiny struggles of individual peoples that the great movements of history are most truly revealed.”

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“The masses are in reality their own leaders, dialectically creating their own development process.”

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“The masses are the decisive element, they are the rock on which the final victory of the revolution will be built.”

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“The most revolutionary act is a clear view of the world as it really is.”

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“The most revolutionary thing one can do is always to proclaim loudly what is happening.”

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“Those who do not move, do not notice their chains.”

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“We will be victorious if we have not forgotten how to learn.”

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“Women's freedom is the sign of social freedom.”

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"The Letters of Rosa Luxemburg" Quotes

“I feel at home in the entire world, wherever there are clouds and birds and human tears.”

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The Letters of Rosa Luxemburg

“People for the most part pass by the loveliest things in life without paying attention.”

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The Letters of Rosa Luxemburg