You grew up eating honey, and thus far you have never known suffering. Buy quotations from chairman mao tsetung book online at low. Without him the chinese people would, at the very least, have spent much more time groping in the dark. Mao tsetung is, of course, best known as a political leader, having held power in the peoples republic from its founding in 1949 until his death, as president until 1959 and then as chairman of the communist party. The first was the start of the cultural revolution to root out maos opponents within the ccpamid which lin purged the peoples liberation army pla of some 10,000 officers in 1968. In october 1966, mao s quotations from chairman mao tsetung, known as the little red book, was published.
The book s phenomenal popularity may be because it was essentially an unofficial requirement for every chinese citizen to own, to read, and to carry it always during the latter half of mao s rule, especially. Pla and his publication of the book quotations from chairman mao zedong. Finally chairman mao had to issue a statement telling these millions of young. Quotations frbm chairman mao, the people came to understand mao ideo logically and to respect and love him more than ever. Quotations from chairman mao tsetung is a book of statements from speeches and writings by mao zedong mao tsetung, the former chairman of the communist party of china, published from 1964 to about 1976 and widely distributed during the cultural revolution. Quotations from mao tse tung marxists internet archive. In organizing their study, units should select passages that are relevant to the situation, their tasks, the current thinking of their personnel, and the state of their work. Quotations from chairmain mao tsetungmao zedong the little. The experience of the broad masses in their creative study and application of chairman mao s works in the last few years has proved that to study selected quotations from chairman mao with specific problems in mind is a good way to learn mao tsetungs thought, a method conducive to quick results. Maos little red book original version tsetung, mao, of china, communist party on. Mao zedong quotes author of quotations from chairman mao. Quotations from chairman mao is the book that gave new meaning to the term mustread. Lis book, the private life of chairman mao, is regarded as controversial.
Mao tsetung is, of course, best known as a political leader, having held power in the peoples republic from its founding in 1949 until his death, as president until. Annotated quotations from chairman mao yale university press. Sometimes referred to as the chinese bible, quotations of chairman mao mao zhu xi yu lu was first published on a very restricted basis in may 1964 and probably still holds the world record for most copies printed of a single work in under four years 720 million books by the end of 1967. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Didnt our ancestors counsel negotiating with faraway countries while fighting with. They intended it to serve as an inspirational work for politicians and military officials. Mao zedong also known as chairman mao, was a chinese communist revolutionary who. Quotations from chairman mao tsetung wikisource, the free. Mao s sayings, printed in a little red book, were distributed during the cultural revolution. Wild swans wikipedia changs story the cultural revolution started when chang was a teenager. Quotations from chairman mao tsetung the little red book.
Box and quotations from chairman mao tsetung edward albee. In the future, if you do not become a rightist, but rather a centrist, i shall be satisfied. Mar 27, 2011 quotations from chairman mao tsetung by mao zedong, translated by foreign languages press, peking socialism and communism the correct handling of contradictions among the people. Two interrelated plays by edward albee and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Quotations from chairman mao tsetung is a book of statements from speeches and writings by mao zedong the former. It is also called thoughts of chairman mao by many chinese people. Close beginning of a dialog window, including tabbed navigation to register an account or sign in to an existing account. Buy quotations from chairman mao tsetung by tsetung, mao isbn. The quotations range in length from a sentence to a few short paragraphs, and borrow heavily from a group of about two dozen documents in the four volumes of mao s. Quotations from chairman mao tsetung consists of 427 quotations, organized thematically into 33 chapters. These documents contains quotes from mao zedong, his thoughts of the chinese revolution and the time that followed it, as well as his thoughts of how society should be governed. List of books and articles about mao tsetung online. During the early 1950s, mao served as chairman of the communist party, chief of state, and chairman of the military commission. For most of his life, chairman mao did very good things.
Many times he saved the party and the state from crisis. Quotations from chairman mao tsetung quotes by mao zedong. Buy quotations from chairman mao tsetung book online at best prices in india on. Quotations from chairman mao zedong, better known in the west as the little red book, was published by the government of the peoples republic of china from april 1964 until approximately 1976. Quotations from chairman mao tsetung by mao zedong. Mao was one of the most prominent communist theoreticians and his ideas on revolutionary struggle and guerrilla warfare have been extremely influential, especially among third world revolutionaries. It begins with the sound of an invisible womans voice that comes from the back and sides of the auditorium as the audience looks into the interior of the outline of a large cube. Kim ilsung and his descendants north korea, ho chi minh north. During chinas great cultural revolution from 1966 to 1976, the famous little red book, officially known as quotations of chairman mao zedong, was a must.
The experience of the broad masses in their creative study and application of chairman mao s works in the last few years has proved that to study selected quotations from chairman mao with specific problems in mind is a good way to learn mao. Red coloured vinyl dustwrapper, with gilt coloured titles to the front panel. Quotations from chairman mao by mao the 88th greatest. The following quotations represent party chairman mao zedongs perspective on being a communist. Party members were encouraged to carry a copy with them, and possession was almost mandatory as a criterion for membership. Quotations from chairman mao tsetung tsetung mao, zedong. The quotations from chairman mao, the mao zhuxi yulu, 426 in total, were culled from the numerous writings in which mao had set out to sinify marxismleninism over the years and which had been brought together in the fourvolume selected works of mao zedong mao zedong xuanji. The little red book, was officially entitled quotations from chairman mao tsetung in english. Sources and early printing history of chairman maos quotations. The famous red book from mao tsetung, with quotations from his works. The cult of mao zedong expanded and intensified during the early 1960s.
Quotations from chairman mao on being a communist in china 1937. The poorer people are, the more revolutionary they are. Nov 14, 2018 also romanized as quotations from chairman mao zedong. Mao described himself as dead ancestor praised but never consulted. Quotations from chairman mao tsetung by mao tsetung. Quotations from chairman mao beijing foreign languages press, 1972. Nov 26, 2015 the little red book or, to give its full title, quotations from chairman mao zedong contains 267 aphorisms from the communist chinese leader, covering subjects such as class struggle.
Selected excerpts with questions from the little red book. As its title implies, it is a collection of quotations excerpted from mao zedongs past speeches and publications. Find out about chairman maos family tree, family history, ancestry, ancestors, genealogy, relationships and affairs. Mao zhuxi yulu, better known in the west as the little red book, was published by the government of the peoples republic of china from april 1964 until approximately 1976. Bg e622 landsberger collection lin biao is the inventor of the little red book and the architect of the mao cult. Quotations from chairman mao tsetung was published between 19641976 after being compiled by the peoples liberation army daily to cover 23 topics with 200 quotations.
Very many members of our family have given their lives, killed by the kuomintang and the american imperialists. Calligraphy, illumination, and illustrated books dimensions. Mao zedong quotes author of quotations from chairman mao tse. The famous little red book of mao tsetungs thoughts contains basic ideas that permeate virtually all discussion in china of a wide range of topics war and peace, socialism and communism, culture and art, women and youth, study and education, politics and government, economics and philosophy, morality and ethics, and so on. We have compiled quotations from chairman mao tsetung in order to help the broad masses learn mao tsetungs thought more effectively. A revolution is not a dinner party, or writing an essay, or painting a picture, or doing embroidery. Sepia toned photograph of chairman mao, with tissue guard which has become attached to the verso of the title page, just prior to the text. We must make a clear distinction between the nature of chairman mao s mistakes and the crimes of lin biao and the gang of four. Wherever we go, we must unite with the people, take root and blossom among them.
Quotations from chairman mao tsetungsocialism and communism. Simultaneous with the issue of the book quotations from chairman mao in 1964 came another twopronged offensive, launched in tandem by mao and lin. Schools quotations on education from chairman mao china pictorial 1968. Quotations of chairman mao debuts at the grolier club. Dec 09, 2014 on the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of maos little red book, the grolier club is having an exhibition mainly presenting the incarnation, development and historical context of the. His ancestors had migrated from jiangxi province during the ming dynasty, married.
Jun 19, 2017 the books wild swans covers that time period with the third character. The same fate awaits the accomplices of the united states. We have to learn from our spiritual ancestors, the american indians. Quotations from chairman mao tsetung by tsetung, mao. Explore our collection of motivational and famous quotes by authors you know and love. Mao zedong or mao tsetung mou dzudoong, 18931976, founder of the peoples republic of china.
Brief timeline 1930 mao writes a single spark can start a prairie fire. Advance victoriously while following chairman maos. Simultaneous with the issue of the book quotations from chairman mao in. Over the years, mao s image became displayed almost everywhere, present in homes, offices and shops. Quotations by mao zedong, chinese leader, born december 26, 1893. As the military forces under lin increasingly showed that they could combine ideological purity with technical virtuosity, mao tried to expand the plas organizational authority and its political role. Chairman mao may not be the author of his little red book. Quotations from chairman mao zedong simplified chinese. Box and quotations from chairman mao tsetung a theatre without characters, box is a highly abstract monologue. The intellectuals will accomplish nothing if they fail to integrate themselves with the workers and peasants. The source for this work comes both from the 2nd edition of the bilingual english and chinese quotations from chairman mao tsetung and from the marxists internet archive. Quotations from chairman mao tsetung chairman tsetung, mao on.
When the united states refused to recognise mao, he developed a close alliance with russia. The documents is scanned from a small red book, and split up in seven parts, each part containing 25 pages. We communists are like seeds and the people are the soil. Mao zedong december 26, 1893 september 9, 1976 was the first head of. First published in english in 1966 and continuously reprinted ever since. The quotations range in length from a sentence to a few short paragraphs, and borrow heavily from a group of about two dozen documents in the four volumes of maos selected works. The book of quotations from communist chinas founding father chairman mao tsetung, was a musthave in the days when red guards roamed the streets looking for any signs of ideological wavering. Quotations from chairman mao tsetung the little red book comprises 427 quotations, divided thematically into 33 chapters.112 267 734 728 1434 311 1488 940 19 1274 1024 1142 226 545 1529 1080 1130 239 1107 1281 1296 1459 910 438 1199 303 1284 1246 570 1043 707 525