Friedrich Engels Quotes (25 quotes)
“[The stock exchange is the] highest vocation for a capitalist, where property merges directly with theft.”
Letter to Eduard Bernstein, 10 February 1883
Ten classics of Marxism: (1948 edition)
K. Marx, F. Engels, V. I. Lenin on scientific communism (1967 edition)
“Political economy came into being as a natural result of the expansion of trade, and with its appearance elementary, unscientific huckstering was replaced by a developed system of licensed fraud, an entire science of enrichment.”
Outlines of a Critique of Political Economy (1843)
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsFriedrich Engels
Born: November 28, 1820
Died: August 5, 1895 (aged 74)
Bio: Friedrich Engels was a German-English industrialist, social scientist, author, political theorist, philosopher, and father of Marxist theory, alongside Karl Marx. In 1845 he published The Condition of the Working Class in England, based on personal observations and research.