Above the liberty of the individual, however, there stands the liberty of our Volk. On the other hand, the more you bring back the people into the sphere of faith, of ideals, the more will it cease to regard material distress as the one and only thing which counts. Quoted in Domarus In the past, my Volksgenossen, five Germans had ten different opinions. It is not abstract knowledge which must be considered a decisive factor wherever a leader is required but rather a natural talent for leadership and with it a highly developed sense of responsibility which brings with it determination, courage and endurance. Also he has grasped the falsity of the hedonistic attitude to life. The Jew is said to be gifted. Quoted in My New Order I stand determined to bring to its conclusion the transformation of the German Reichsbank - a path pursued ever since January 30, 1937 - from an internationally controlled bankers' enterprise to the institute of issue of the German Reich.
Heroism is coming forward passionately and will in future shape and lead political destiny. The victorious nations deceived the Italians, they deceived the Hindus. Adolf Hitler, our great Führer and chancellor, created, through the National Socialist revolution, a new state by which the people will assure itself anew of the duration and continuity of its history. We collapsed because for a long time already the most sacred matters of the whole nation were used for purposes of party politics. Knowledge and qualities of leadership, which always imply energy, are not incompatible. We are convinced that socialism in the right sense will only be possible in nations and races that are Aryan, and there in the first place we hope for our own people and are convinced that socialism is inseparable from nationalism. It is quite clear that neither strikes nor lockouts can be tolerated in a sphere where such views prevail.
It was possible to mobilize the whole world against Germany. How could a man shoulder the burden of this anxiety if he had not faith in his mission and the consent of Him who stands above us? Knickerbocker 1939 , quoted in A Life of Jung 2002 by Ronald Hayman, p. I live down state from where the infamous Rajneeshpuram used to be remember this place? The reason for this is that for these last three centuries the country has been torn by internal dissension and religious wars and has been subjected to a variety of foreign influences, to the influence, for example, of Christianity—for Christianity is not a natural religion for the Germans, but a religion that has been imported and which strikes no responsive chord in their hearts and is foreign to the inherent genius of the race. Blood and race will once more become the source of artistic intuition. The whole of National Socialism is based on it… National Socialism is what Marxism might have been if it could have broken its absurd and artificial ties with a democratic order.
In five centuries, we'll look back and say the story of the century was not Hitler or Stalin; it was the survival of the human spirit in the face of genocide. And they further cannot claim that I had ever in my life undertaken or omitted any political act for the sake of my own personal benefit. When you tell people about something, there is a small chance that they will believe it. We are not working for the moment, but for the judgment of millenniums. After forty-five days this campaign in the West was equally and emphatically terminated.
During the War the heaviest of penalties had to be paid for that ignorance. Now that we are fighting against the man who coined it, we ought not to underrate its emotional appeal. With that in mind, we now present 25 quotes by Adolf Hitler on propaganda. The last peace, however, was not at all to be measured with the yardstick of reason. Quoted in My New Order Frequently, people abroad have claimed that we were making propaganda, while in truth it was the idea that propagandized itself. They have the right to be proud of their past, just as we have the right to be proud of the civilisation to which we belong. Speech of January 22, 1938.
What would the Romans be without their mighty buildings and engineering works? There is no more devastating judgment of this Peace Treaty than the fact that it has not only plunged the vanquished into boundless misfortune, but it has also brought no advantage to the victors. But Hitler's impact went beyond his willingness to kill without mercy. If the editor tries to write other than what suits the master, he is ousted the next day. Bolshevism destroys not only private property but also private initiative and the readiness to shoulder responsibility. The course of the two lives! We National Socialists see in private property a higher level of human economic development that according to the differences in performance controls the management of what has been accomplished enabling and guaranteeing the advantage of a higher standard of living for everyone. The ideology that dominates us is in diametrical contradiction to that of Soviet Russia.
Other cities will follow suit, precisely in this fashion, until all Germany has been completely cleansed of Jews. The bottom line is, choose whoever you trust in your life wisely. The awakening of the peoples cannot be prevented by wars. Of all the tasks with which we are confronted, it is the grandest and most sacred task of man to preserve his race. If some other countries complain that thereby another German undertaking would lose its international features and characteristics, then we can only reply that we are absolutely determined that every institution in our national life shall have primarily German, that is, National Socialist, features.
Quoted in Domarus National Socialist art. A struggle has already taken place between original man and his primeval world. What remains for us is the body of flesh and blood called the German Volk. Only through struggle have states and the world become great. Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. Quoted in Domarus Today we share a feeling of community which is far stronger than one founded in political or economic interests ever could be.
Do not believe that this people will go to war again, if it does not carry a different conviction to the battlefield than it did formerly. Because you see, that is what we owe to these dead: the example they gave us in a most terrible time in Germany. This makes it easier to maintain its own unity. To do these things she is changing capitalism but she is not destroying it. Speech of January 30, 1939. There were others who were also deceived. There will no longer exist any individual arbitrary will, nor realms in which the individual belongs to himself.