Karl Marx Quotes

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Karl Marx (May 5, 1818 - March 14, 1883) was a German philosopher, economist, sociologist, historian and revolutionary socialist, known for developing the theory of international communism and co-authored "The Communist Manifesto" with Friedrich Engels. But if you are searching for famous Karl Marx quotes not facts, now you don't have to search for them anymore. As here I have compiled down some of the famous Karl Marx quotes on religion, capitalism, women, equality, anarchism and various other topics . Just hope you will like the quote compilation and able to learn something inspiring from Karl Marx quotes.

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Reason has always existed, but not always in a reasonable form.
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They don't know it, but they are doing it.
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History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
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Merely quantitative differences, beyond a certain point, pass into qualitative changes.
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Question everything.
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As individuals express their life, so they are.
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I am nothing but I must be everything.
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The last capitalist we hang shall be the one who sold us the rope.
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Social progress can be measured by the social position of the female sex.
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Last words are for those fools who believe they have not yet said enough...
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Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included.
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Let the ruling classes tremble at a Communist revolution. The proletarians have nothing to lose but their chains. They have a world to win. Working men of all countries, unite!
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From each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs.
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Once the inner connection is grasped, all theoretical belief in the permanent necessity of existing conditions collapses before their collapse in practice
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The education of all children, from the moment that they can get along without a mother's care, shall be in state institutions.
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Men make their own history but not in circumstances of their own choosing.
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Democracy is the road to socialism.
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Religion is the opiate of the masses.
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To be radical is to grasp things by the root.
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Sell a man a fish, he eats for a day, teach a man how to fish, you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.
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All I know is that I am not a Marxist.
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People make their own lives, but not necessarily under circumstances of their choosing.
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Philosophers have tried to describe the world -- the point is to change it,
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Society does not consist of individuals, but expresses the sum of interrelations, the relations within which these individuals stand.
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The materialist doctrine that men are products of circumstances and upbringing, and that, therefore, changed men are products of other circumstances and changed upbrinding, forgets that it is men that change circumstances and that the educator himself needs educating.
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Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.
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The abolition of religion as the illusory happiness of the people is the demand for their real happiness.
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My object in life is to dethrone God and destroy capitalism.
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The philosophers have only interpreted the world, in various ways: the point, however, is to change it.
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The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
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In proportion therefore, as the repulsiveness of the work increases, the wage decreases.
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The oppressed are allowed once every few years to decide which particular representatives of the oppressing class are to represent and repress them.
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Men make their own history, but they do not make it just as they please; they do not make it under circumstances chosen by themselves, but under circumstances directly encountered, given and transmitted from the past. The tradition of all the dead generations weighs like a nightmare on the brain of the living.
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Workers of the world unite! You have nothing to lose but your chains.
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Machinery which is not used is not capital.
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The way people get their living determines their social outlook.
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The best thing for rich people to do is become Batman
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You must be aware that the reward for labour, and quantity of labour, are quite disparate things.
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The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion.
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Communism is the riddle of history solved, and it knows itself to be this solution.
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Crack-brained meddling by the authorities [can] aggravate an existing crisis.
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The world will be for the common people, and the sounds of Happiness will reach even the deepest springs.
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It is not the consciousness of men that determines their being, but, on the contrary, their social being that determines their consciousness.
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The history of all hitherto existing society is the history of class struggles.
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The true law of economics is chance, and we learned people arbitrarily seize on a few moments and establish them as laws.
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Surround yourself with people who make you happy. People who make you laugh, who help you when you’re in need. People who genuinely care. They are the ones worth keeping in your life. Everyone else is just passing through.
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There is no royal road to science, and only those who do not dread the fatiguing climb of its steep paths have a chance of gaining its luminous summits. (Preface to the French edition).
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