Alexander Solzhenitsyn: Unvarnished truth

Everything you add to the truth subtracts from the truth. -Alexander Solzhenitsyn, novelist, Nobel laureate (1918-2008).

Alexander Solzhenitsyn: Power over people

You only have power over people as 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. 

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Alexander Solzhenitsyn, novelist, Nobel laureate (1918-2008)

Nelson Mandela: Head and Heart

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If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart. –Nelson Mandela, activist, South African president, Nobel laureate (b. 1918)