November 30, 2016

Adolf Hitler Quotes

“…obstacles do not exist to be surrendered to, but only to be broken.”

“After fifteen years of work I have achieved, as a common German soldier and merely with my fanatical will-power, the unity of the German nation, and have freed it from the death sentence of Versailles.”

“All great movements are popular movements. They are the volcanic eruptions of human passions and emotions, stirred into activity by the ruthless Goddess of Distress or by the torch of the spoken word cast into the midst of the people.”

“All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.”

“Any alliance whose purpose is not the intention to wage war is senseless and useless.”

“Anyone who sees and paints a sky green and fields blue ought to be sterilized.”

“As a Christian I have no duty to allow myself to be cheated, but I have the duty to be a fighter for truth and justice.”

“As soon as by one’s own propaganda even a glimpse of right on the other side is admitted, the cause for doubting one’s own right is laid.”

“By the skillful and sustained use of propaganda, one can make a people see even heaven as hell or an extremely wretched life as paradise.”

“Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.”

“Generals think war should be waged like the tourneys of the Middle Ages. I have no use for knights; I need revolutionaries.”

“Germany will either be a world power or will not be at all.”

“Great liars are also great magicians.”

“Hate is more lasting than dislike.”

“He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.”

“How fortunate for governments that the people they administer don’t think.”

“Humanitarianism is the expression of stupidity and cowardice.”

“I believe today that my conduct is in accordance with the will of the Almighty Creator.”

“I do not see why man should not be just as cruel as nature.”

“I go the way that Providence dictates with the assurance of a sleepwalker.”

“I use emotion for the many and reserve reason for the few.”

“If today I stand here as a revolutionary, it is as a revolutionary against the Revolution.”

“If you tell a big enough lie and tell it frequently enough, it will be believed.”

“It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.”

“It is not truth that matters, but victory.”

“Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it.”

“Mankind has grown strong in eternal struggles and it will only perish through eternal peace.”

“Sooner will a camel pass through a needle’s eye than a great man be “discovered” by an election.”

“Strength lies not in defence but in attack.”

“Struggle is the father of all things. It is not by the principles of humanity that man lives or is able to preserve himself above the animal world, but solely by means of the most brutal struggle.”

“Success is the sole earthly judge of right and wrong.”

“The art of leadership… consists in consolidating the attention of the people against a single adversary and taking care that nothing will split up that attention.”

“The broad mass of a nation… will more easily fall victim to a big lie than to a small one.”

“The broad masses of a population are more amenable to the appeal of rhetoric than to any other force.”

“The day of individual happiness has passed.”

“The doom of a nation can be averted only by a storm of flowing passion, but only those who are passionate themselves can arouse passion in others.”

“The efficiency of the truly national leader consists primarily in preventing the division of the attention of a people, and always in concentrating it on a single enemy.”

“The German has not the slightest notion how a people must be misled if the adherence of the masses is sought.”

“The great masses of the people will more easily fall victims to a big lie than to a small one.”

“The great strength of the totalitarian state is that it forces those who fear it to imitate it.”

“The leader of genius must have the ability to make different opponents appear as if they belonged to one category.”

“The night of the long knives.”

“The one means that wins the easiest victory over reason: terror and force.”

“The union of theorizer, organizer, and leader in one man is the rarest phenomenon on earth; therein lies greatness.”

“The very first essential for success is a perpetually constant and regular employment of violence.”

“The victor will never be asked if he told the truth.”

“This human world of ours would be inconceivable without the practical existence of a religious belief.”

“This year will go down in history for the first time a civilized nation has full gun registration. Our streets will be safer, our police more efficient, and the world will follow our lead into the future.”

“Those who want to live, let them fight, and those who do not want to fight in this world of eternal struggle do not deserve to live.”

“Through clever and constant application of propaganda, people can be made to see paradise as hell, and also the other way round, to consider the most wretched sort of life as paradise.”

“Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.”

“What good fortune for governments that the people do not think.”

“What luck for rulers that men do not think.”

“Who says I am not under the special protection of God?”

“Whoever lights the torch of war in Europe can wish for nothing but chaos.”

“With regard to the problem of the Sudeten Germans, my patience is now at an end!”

“Words build bridges into unexplored regions.”