Language Is A Virus

Frederica Montseny Quotes


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    Authority is something from which we are constantly subtracting, of which there remains always a residue, and which we attempt to make smaller and smaller. Frederica_MontsenyFrederica Montseny
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    But we must create in each person a sense of responsibility in order that each one of us can have the right to enjoy all his rights. Frederica_MontsenyFrederica Montseny
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    I wish to say that we Anarchists have never changed our position. We are Anarchists as of old and still pursue the same ideals. Frederica_MontsenyFrederica Montseny
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    If all our comrades of Europe, America and other countries, who do not understand what we are doing to Spanish Anarchism, would come to Spain, we could then see how they would react. Frederica_MontsenyFrederica Montseny
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    In order to fully realise our aspirations, we must create in the masses of the people the sense of sacrifice and responsibility that has been the characteristic of the anarchist movement throughout its historic development in Spain. Frederica_MontsenyFrederica Montseny
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    In Spain, we should have enough intelligence, enough sense of individual and collective responsibility to do for ourselves that which would be imposed upon us by a dictatorship. Frederica_MontsenyFrederica Montseny
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    Never will the Anarchists in Spain be made to suffer as they have been and are in Russia. Frederica_MontsenyFrederica Montseny
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    Prostitution presents a moral, economic and social problem that cannot be resolved juridically. Frederica_MontsenyFrederica Montseny
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    The love of liberty and the sense of human dignity are the basic elements of the Anarchist creed. Frederica_MontsenyFrederica Montseny
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    The struggle is so great that the triumph over fascism alone is worth the sacrifice of our lives. Frederica_MontsenyFrederica Montseny
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    There are Anarchists in other parts of the world who are unable to, comprehend the position of the Spanish Anarchists. I do not pretend to censor these Anarchists. Frederica_MontsenyFrederica Montseny
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    There is, therefore, no solution possible other than an economy directed by the workers through their organisations of control-through the workers' syndicates. Frederica_MontsenyFrederica Montseny
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    We have confirmed something we only knew in theory, namely that revolution, in which uncontrolled and uncontrollable forces operate imperiously, is blind and destructive, grandiose and cruel. Frederica_MontsenyFrederica Montseny
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    We need no messiah and no sterile conception of a god menacing us with hell and purgatory. Frederica_MontsenyFrederica Montseny
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    We tried many times before to speed on the social revolution in Spain; attempted to stir up the feelings of the people and to raise the banner of Libertarian Communism. Frederica_MontsenyFrederica Montseny