America is just the country that shows how all the written guarantees in the world for freedom are no protection against tyranny and oppression of the worst kind. There the politician has come to be looked upon as the very scum of society.Rate it:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it

Peter Kropotkin

Prince Peter (Pyotr) Alexeyevich Kropotkin (9 December 1842 - 8 February 1921) was one of Russia's foremost anarchists and one of the first advocates of anarchist communism: most of his life he advocated for a communist society free from central government. Because of his title of prince and his prominence as an anarchist in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, he was known by some as "the Anarchist Prince". Some contemporaries saw him as leading a near perfect life, including Oscar Wilde, who described him as "a man with a soul of that beautiful white Christ which seems coming out of Russia." He wrote many books, pamphlets and articles, the most prominent being The Conquest of Bread and Fields, Factories and Workshops, and his principal scientific offering, Mutual Aid: A Factor of Evolution. He was also a contributor to the Encyclopedia Britannica Eleventh Edition

All Peter Kropotkin quotes | Peter Kropotkin Books

click to add your vote (0 votes)

Translation

Find a translation for this quote in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss this Peter Kropotkin quote with the community:

Citation

Use the citation below to add this quote to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Peter Kropotkin Quotes." Quotes.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 28 Jul 2014. <http://www.quotes.net/quote/14938>.

We need you!

Help build the largest human-edited quotes collection on the web!


The Web's Largest Resource for

Famous Quotes & Sayings


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network