Quotes by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

Aleksandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn was a Russian novelist, historian, and short story writer. He was an outspoken critic of the Soviet Union and communism and helped to raise global awareness of its Gulag forced labor camp system.

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The battleline between good and evil runs through the heart of every man.

Morality & EthicsAleksandr Solzhenitsyn
 
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Own only what you can always carry with you: know languages, know countries, know people. Let your memory be your travel bag.

TravelingAleksandr Solzhenitsyn
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For us in Russia, communism is a dead dog, while, for many people in the West, it is still a living lion.

Communism & Socialism, RussiaAleksandr Solzhenitsyn
 
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It is not because the truth is too difficult to see that we make mistakes... we make mistakes because the easiest and most comfortable course for us is to seek insight where it accords with our emotions - especially selfish ones.

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
 
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