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quote by Che Guevara: The final hour of colonialism has struck, and millions of inhabitants of Africa, Asia and Latin America rise to meet a new life and demand their unrestricted right to self-determination. with background image: photo of author Che Guevara with quote

The final hour of colonialism has struck, and millions of inhabitants of Africa, Asia and Latin America rise to meet a new life and demand their unrestricted right to self-determination.

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: It's a sad thing not to have friends, but it is even sadder not to have enemies. with background image: yellow flowers
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It's a sad thing not to have friends, but it is even sadder not to have enemies.

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: The myth of the self-made man, has to be profoundly hypocritical: it is the self-serving demonstration that a lie is the truth. with background image: pink rose
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The myth of the self-made man, has to be profoundly hypocritical: it is the self-serving demonstration that a lie is the truth.

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: Americans are given the sole option of electing their jailer for four years and sometimes do him the honour of re-electing him. with background image: silhouette of stones during golden hour
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Americans are given the sole option of electing their jailer for four years and sometimes do him the honour of re-electing him.

--Che Guevara

quote by Che Guevara: War is always a struggle in which each contender tries to annihilate the other. Besides using force, they will have recourse to all possible tricks and stratagems to achieve the goal. with background image: photo of author Che Guevara with quote

War is always a struggle in which each contender tries to annihilate the other. Besides using force, they will have recourse to all possible tricks and stratagems to achieve the goal.

--Che Guevara



quote by Che Guevara: Be realistic, demand the impossible! with background image: rocks near shore during nighttime
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Be realistic, demand the impossible!

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: One does not necessarily have to wait for a revolutionary situation: it can be created. with background image: black bird flying on white background
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One does not necessarily have to wait for a revolutionary situation: it can be created.

--Che Guevara

quote by Che Guevara: I now know, by an almost fatalistic conformity with the facts, that my destiny is to travel. with background image: clear hour glass
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I now know, by an almost fatalistic conformity with the facts, that my destiny is to travel.

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: Youth must refrain from ungrateful questioning of governmental mandates. Instead they must dedicate themselves to study, work and military service. The very spirit of rebellion is reprehensible. with background image: photo of author Che Guevara with quote

Youth must refrain from ungrateful questioning of governmental mandates. Instead they must dedicate themselves to study, work and military service. The very spirit of rebellion is reprehensible.

--Che Guevara

quote by Che Guevara: How is it possible to feel nostalgia for a world I never knew? with background image: selective focus photo of brown guitar on white pillow
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How is it possible to feel nostalgia for a world I never knew?

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: The socialist countries have the moral duty of liquidating their tacit complicity with the exploiting countries of the West. with background image: yellow sunflower in close up photography
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The socialist countries have the moral duty of liquidating their tacit complicity with the exploiting countries of the West.

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: It is not necessary to wait until all conditions for making revolution exist; the insurrection can create them. with background image: long exposure photography of beach
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It is not necessary to wait until all conditions for making revolution exist; the insurrection can create them.

--Che Guevara



quote by Che Guevara: Let's liquidate all the atomic bases in Cuba and in the U.S. and we are in complete agreement with that. with background image: close up shot of white flower
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Let's liquidate all the atomic bases in Cuba and in the U.S. and we are in complete agreement with that.

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: We have taken plants from the capitalist system where the most important thing was to produce, especially in Cuba. with background image: beach shore during day time
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We have taken plants from the capitalist system where the most important thing was to produce, especially in Cuba.

--Che Guevara

quote by Che Guevara: You know, comrade Pachman, I don't enjoy being a Minister, I would rather play chess like you, or make a revolution in Venezuela. with background image: two clown fishes underwater
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You know, comrade Pachman, I don't enjoy being a Minister, I would rather play chess like you, or make a revolution in Venezuela.

--Che Guevara

quote by Che Guevara: We have no right to believe that freedom can be won without struggle. with background image: brown houses in front of hill under starry night
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We have no right to believe that freedom can be won without struggle.

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: I don't care if I fall as long as someone else picks up my gun and keeps on shooting. with background image: tilt shift lens pink fetal flowers
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I don't care if I fall as long as someone else picks up my gun and keeps on shooting.

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: It is unnecessary to say that Fidel Castro possesses the high qualities of a fighter and statesman: our path, our struggle, and our triumph we owed to his vision. with background image: photo of author Che Guevara with quote

It is unnecessary to say that Fidel Castro possesses the high qualities of a fighter and statesman: our path, our struggle, and our triumph we owed to his vision.

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: I had a project for my life which involved 10 years of wandering, then some years of medical studies and, if any time was left, the great adventure of physics. with background image: backdrop solid
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I had a project for my life which involved 10 years of wandering, then some years of medical studies and, if any time was left, the great adventure of physics.

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: We cannot be sure of having something to live for unless we are willing to die for it. with background image: red and yellow abstract painting
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We cannot be sure of having something to live for unless we are willing to die for it.

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: If you tremble with indignation at every injustice, then you are a comrade of mine. with background image: person standing on top of mountain
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If you tremble with indignation at every injustice, then you are a comrade of mine.

--Che Guevara

quote by Che Guevara: Cruel leaders are replaced only to have new leaders turn cruel. with background image: blue ocean
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Cruel leaders are replaced only to have new leaders turn cruel.

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: The revolution is not an apple that falls when it is ripe. You have to make it fall. with background image: woman looking up to the sky while standing on white sand
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The revolution is not an apple that falls when it is ripe. You have to make it fall.

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: I would probably have more in common with a whale than with a bourgeois married couple employed at worthy institutions that I would wipe from the face of the earth if it was given to me to do so. with background image: photo of author Che Guevara with quote

I would probably have more in common with a whale than with a bourgeois married couple employed at worthy institutions that I would wipe from the face of the earth if it was given to me to do so.

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: Passion is needed for any great work, and for the revolution, passion and audacity are required in big doses. with background image: woman standing in green field
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Passion is needed for any great work, and for the revolution, passion and audacity are required in big doses.

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: Study hard so that you can master technology, which allows us to master nature. with background image: white brick wall
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Study hard so that you can master technology, which allows us to master nature.

--Che Guevara

quote by Che Guevara: The true revolutionary is guided by a great feeling of love. It is impossible to think of a genuine revolutionary lacking this quality. with background image: brown and green leaves on white surface
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The true revolutionary is guided by a great feeling of love. It is impossible to think of a genuine revolutionary lacking this quality.

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: I have a wish. It as a fear as well -- that in my end will be my beginning. with background image: red tulip in bloom during daytime
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I have a wish. It as a fear as well -- that in my end will be my beginning.

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: Above all, always be capable of feeling deeply any injustice committed against anyone, anywhere in the world. This is the most beautiful quality in a revolutionary. with background image: photo of author Che Guevara with quote

Above all, always be capable of feeling deeply any injustice committed against anyone, anywhere in the world. This is the most beautiful quality in a revolutionary.

--Che Guevara

quote by Che Guevara: Remember that the revolution is what is important, and each one of us, alone, is worth nothing. with background image: green palm plant
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Remember that the revolution is what is important, and each one of us, alone, is worth nothing.

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: How easy it is to govern when one follows a system of consulting the will of the people and one holds as the only norm all the actions which contribute to the well being of the people. with background image: photo of author Che Guevara with quote

How easy it is to govern when one follows a system of consulting the will of the people and one holds as the only norm all the actions which contribute to the well being of the people.

--Che Guevara

quote by Che Guevara: A political event was that I met Fidel Castro, the Cuban revolutionary. He is a young, intelligent guy, very sure of himself and extraordinarily audacious; I think we hit it off well. with background image: photo of author Che Guevara with quote

A political event was that I met Fidel Castro, the Cuban revolutionary. He is a young, intelligent guy, very sure of himself and extraordinarily audacious; I think we hit it off well.

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: I know you are here to kill me. Shoot, coward, you are only going to kill a man. with background image: sunset
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I know you are here to kill me. Shoot, coward, you are only going to kill a man.

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: I am one of those people who believes that the solution to the world's problems is to be found behind the Iron Curtain. with background image: couple standing on grass field mountain
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I am one of those people who believes that the solution to the world's problems is to be found behind the Iron Curtain.

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: Whenever death may surprise us, let it be welcome if our battle cry has reached even one receptive ear and another hand reaches out to take up our arms. with background image: woman on seashore near island under blue sky
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Whenever death may surprise us, let it be welcome if our battle cry has reached even one receptive ear and another hand reaches out to take up our arms.

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: The only passion that guides me is for the truth... I look at everything from this point of view. with background image: brown and grey trees and rock formation painting
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The only passion that guides me is for the truth... I look at everything from this point of view.

--Che Guevara
quote by Che Guevara: Silence is argument carried out by other means. with background image: photo of author Che Guevara with quote

Silence is argument carried out by other means.

--Che Guevara

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