Che Guevara death anniversary: Ten quotes to remember the revolutionary icon

Published: 09th October 2018 10:00 AM  |   Last Updated: 09th October 2018 11:06 AM  

'Whenever death may surprise us, let it be welcome if our battle cry has reached even one receptive ear and another hand reaches out to take up our arms.' (YouTube screen grab)
'The revolution is not an apple that falls when it is ripe. You have to make it fall.' (Photo | Facebook/Manu Mohan)
'Many will call me an adventurer - and that I am, only one of a different sort: one of those who risks his skin to prove his platitudes.'(YouTube screen grab)
'I am one of those people who believes that the solution to the world's problems is to be found behind the Iron Curtain.' (Photo | Facebook/SFI at SB)
'The true revolutionary is guided by a great feeling of love. It is impossible to think of a genuine revolutionary lacking this quality.' (Photo | Facebook/SFI NSS Hindu College)
Many will call me an adventurer - and that I am, only one of a different sort: one of those who risks his skin to prove his platitudes.(YouTube screen grab)
'We cannot be sure of having something to live for unless we are willing to die for it.' (YouTube screen grab)
'Above all, always be capable of feeling deeply any injustice committed against anyone, anywhere in the world. This is the most beautiful quality in a revolutionary.' (YouTube screen grab)
'Silence is argument carried out by other means.'(Youtube screen grab)
'If you tremble with indignation at every injustice, then you are a comrade of mine.' (Photo | Facebook)
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