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's no longer in your power - he's free again.
There are a lot of clear thinkers everywhere.
For a country to have a great writer is like having a second government. That is why no regime has ever loved great writers, only minor ones.
Not everything has a name. Some things lead us into a realm beyond words.
For us in Russia, communism is a dead dog, while, for many people in the West, it is still a living lion.