1. "revolution is interesting insofar as it avoids like the plague the plague it promised to heal."
  2. No principle is worth the sacrifice of a single human being.
  3. "Sometime in your life, hope that you might see one starved man, the look on his face when the bread finally arrives. Hope that you might have baked it or bought or even kneaded it yourself. For that look on his face, for your meeting his eyes across a piece of bread, you might be willing to lose a lot, or suffer a lot, or die a little, even."