Best Quotes by Mikhail Gorbachev (Top 10)

  1. If what you have done yesterday still looks big to you. You haven't done much today.
  2. Water, like religion and ideology, has the power to move millions of people. Since the very birth of human civilization, people have moved to settle close to it. People move when there is too little of it. People move when there is too much of it. People journey down it. People write, sing and dance about it. People fight over it. And all people, everywhere and every day, need it.
  3. I believe in the cosmos. All of us are linked to the cosmos. So nature is my god. To me, nature is sacred. Trees are my temples and forests are my cathedrals. Being at one with nature.
  4. Peace is not unity in similarity but unity in diversity, in the comparison and conciliation of differences.
  5. The most puzzling development in politics during the last decade is the apparent determination of Western European leaders to re-create the Soviet Union in Western Europe.
  6. If not me, who? And if not now, when?
  7. We had 10 years after the Cold War to build a new world order and yet we squandered them. The United States cannot tolerate anyone acting independently. Every US president has to have a war.
  8. What we need is Star Peace and not Star Wars.
  9. Jesus was the first socialist, the first to seek a better life for mankind.
  10. Certain people in the United States are driving nails into this structure of our relationship, then cutting off the heads. So the Soviets must use their teeth to pull them out.

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