Solzhenitsyn quotes

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Hastiness and superficiality are the psychic diseases of the twentieth century, and more than anywhere else this disease is reflec ...
I have spent all my life under a Communist regime, and I will tell you that a society without any objective legal scale is a terri ...
You only have power over people so long as you don't take everything away from them. But when you've robbed a man of everything he ...
Blow the dust off the clock. Your watches are behind the times. Throw open the heavy curtains which are so dear to you--you do not ...
The clock of communism has stopped striking. But its concrete building has not yet come crashing down. For that reason, instead of ...
For a country to have a great writer ... is like having another government. That's why no régime has ever loved great writers, on ...
Here, lads, we live by the law of the taiga. But even here people manage to live. D'you know who are the ones the camps finish off ...
For us in Russia, communism is a dead dog, while, for many people in the West, it is still a living lion.
It is not because the truth is too difficult to see that we make mistakes. It may even lie on the surface; but we make mistakes be ...
I am of course confident that I will fulfil my tasks as a writer in all circumstances--from my grave even more successfully and mo ...
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