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Eugene V. Debs Quotes





Chicago is the product of modern capitalism, and, like other great commercial centers, is unfit for human habitation.
 

I have no country to fight for; my country is the earth, and I am a citizen of the world.
[Patriotism]
 

It is better to vote for what you want and not get it than to vote for what you don't want and get it.
 

The American people can have anything they want; the trouble is, they don't know what they want.
[Goals]
 

The most heroic word in all languages is revolution.
 

The workers are the saviors of society, the redeemers of the race.
[Work]
 

Those who produce should have, but we know that those who produce the most - that is, those who work hardest, and at the most difficult and most menial tasks, have the least.
 

When great changes occur in history, when great principles are involved, as a rule the majority are wrong.
 

While there is a lower class, I am in it, while there is a criminal element, I am of it, and while there is a soul in prison, I am not free.