Democracy Related Quotes



“People in power were brought up under the communist regime. All of this makes democracy weak and civil society still nascent.”

Yevgeny Volk


“This is not chauvinistic, ... Our purpose, our mission is to share democracy with the world.”

Anthony Kennedy


“There's great participation, there's great enthusiasm and there's a great calm in the country... It will strengthen our democracy, and that will allow the country to continue forward.”

Ernesto Zedillo


“If only dictators realized how easy it is to get away with murder in a democracy...”

Muhammed Haider


?The last two elections were stolen. They were stolen and so we will not rest until we reclaim our democracy and this is what today is all about.?

Barbara Lee


“The Mall was intended to be an ever-evolving, open, public space dedicated to the expression of democracy,”

Scott Feldman


“It is time to get rid of this horrible mummy. One cannot talk about any kind of democracy or civilization in Russia when Lenin is still in the country's main square.”

Valeriya Novodvorskaya


“There's great participation, there's great enthusiasm and there's a great calm in the country ... ... It will strengthen our democracy, and that will allow the country to continue forward.”

Ernesto Zedillo


“A community is democratic only when the humblest and weakest person can enjoy the highest civil, economic, and social rights that the biggest and most powerful possess.”

A. Philip Randolph


“Leaders on both sides of the Atlantic need to build upon areas where Americans and Europeans do agree, like democracy promotion, to pave the way forward for transatlantic relations.”

Craig Kennedy