•Bolsheviks create difficulties, which they successfully overcome.
•Time is a bad ally.
•Any medal not only shines, but throws a shadow.
•I like pigs. Dogs look at us from below, cats – from upwards. Pigs
look at us as on equal.
•I can’t forecast Russia’s actions. It’s a puzzle, wrapped in a secret,
wrapped in a mystery.
•I never criticize the government of my country abroad. I compensate
it by homecoming.
•School teachers have such a big power, about which prime ministers
can only dream.
•I thought that I will die from old age. But when Russia, that fed all
Europe with bread began to buy grain, I understood that I would die
•Only Lenin would be able to bring from Russians from the swamp,
where he led them.
•Everybody has always been underestimating Russians, by the way
they can keep secrets not only from enemies, but from friends.