Alexei Navalny Quotes

When men are arrested without any legal basis and for political reasons it's merely a routine everyday occurrence in Russia and hardly anyone has any sympathy.

People don't believe in positive changes anymore.

Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev can no longer attend concerts by his favorite group Deep Purple without having to fear that the musicians will wear T-shirts with Pussy Riot written on them.

I'm not going to appeal to violence or aggression - of course not.

We've grown accustomed to injustice in Russia. People are constantly being arrested unlawfully.

Everyone needs to understand that my work addresses existing problems and one of the crucial problems in Russia today is corruption.

I am not ready to back away from my views.

The questioning is a stupid formality aimed exclusively at preventing us from speaking at the demonstration.

Putin has reversed all the liberalizing reforms carried out by his predecessor.

I'm on the very blackest part of the black list.

Anyone who commits a xenophobic crime has to be brought to justice.

Certain people have wanted to put me behind bars for a long time now. That's part of my work. If I were afraid I couldn't do what I do.

The party of swindlers and thieves is putting forward its chief swindler and its chief thief for the presidency. We must vote against him struggle against him.

We need a real tent city in the heart of Moscow.

I'm concerned with protecting the legal system.

Consistency for me is everything.

Foreign countries should impose sanctions against Putin's corrupt network.

I think very poorly of United Russia. United Russia is the party of corruption the party of crooks and thieves.

Everyone says corruption is everywhere but for me it seems strange to say that and then not try to put the people guilty of that corruption away.

Stupidity is not a crime.

I don't know why but Putin has made a ritual out of humiliating Medvedev. Sometimes I even feel sorry for the prime minister.

Politics is traditionally a male domain in Russia.

I really hate the people in power. I hate them with every fiber of my being. That is what drives me in almost everything I do.

Without any doubt I am striving for power.

Xenophobia is fairly widespread in Russia.

People hate politicians. And I can understand why.

People aren't really afraid of my views. They are just afraid of the word 'nationalism.'

Nobody wants a political prisoner but a political emigrant is no problem.

I'm only sort of a politician.

Our political leaders often talk about Russia taking an independent path but they like to live like people in the West.

Life makes no sense if you have to tolerate endless lies. I will never accept this system which is built on lies i will not stop my fight against this junta.