Quotes by Hugo Chávez

Hugo Rafael Chávez Frías; 28 July 1954 – 5 March 2013) was a Venezuelan politician who was president of Venezuela from 1999 until his death in 2013. Chávez was also leader of the Fifth Republic Movement political party from its foundation in 1997 until 2007, when it merged with several other parties to form the United Socialist Party of Venezuela, which he led until 2012. Born into a middle class family in Sabaneta, Barinas, Chávez became a career military officer and, after becoming dissatisfied with the Venezuelan political system based on the Puntofijo Pact, founded the clandestine Revolutionary Bolivarian Movement-200 in the early 1980s.

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Venezuela has changed forever.

VenezuelaHugo Chávez
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I am convinced that the way to build a new and better world is not capitalism. Capitalism leads us straight to hell.

CapitalismHugo Chávez
 
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This has been a great victory for the Venezuelan people.

VenezuelaHugo Chávez
 
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I am convinced that the path to a new, better and possible world is not capitalism, the path is socialism.

Communism & SocialismHugo Chávez
 
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They do not walk in... the path of Christ.

Hugo Chávez
 
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There is no turning back.

Hugo Chávez
 
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