Citas

“The republic was not free in 1895, and the dream entertained by the ‘mambises’ was frustrated at the last minute; the Revolution did not materialize and was frustrated by its enemies.  This time the Revolution has the support of the entire people, of all the revolutionaries, of the honorable militants.  Its strength is so big and uncontrollable that this time victory is guaranteed!”
References to the original: Speech delivered by Fidel at “Céspedes” Park, Santiago de Cuba, January 1, 1959
“It is important that, as from today, that the people know and understand that the Revolution could not be a task of one, two, or three days, that the evils that affect us could not be eradicated overnight, and that it would be necessary to work very hard.  Just as the war was not won in a single day, […], the Revolution would also have to be made step by step, little by little, and without any other maxim but that of the final victory.”
References to the original: Speech delivered by Fidel from the balcony of the building owned by the association “El Progreso” in Sancti Spiritus, in the province of Las Villas. January 6, 1959
“Cuba’s fate must be bright, because our people has set off, our people is standing on its feet and is determined to do anything.  And when peoples rise as the Cuban people have done, when peoples set off as the Cuban people have done, with its Rebel Army at the forefront, then there is no other alternative.”
References to the original: Speech delivered by Fidel at “La Libertad” Park in the city of Matanzas where he stopped during his journey to Havana, January 7, 1959
“[…] our firmest column, our best troop; the only troop that is capable of winning the war all by itself: That troop is the people! No General can have more power than the people; no army can be stronger that the people […]”
References to the original: Speech delivered by Fidel after his arrival at ‘Ciudad Libertad’ in Havana, January 8, 1959
"The Revolution is the work of everyone, the Revolution is the sacrifice of everyone, the revolution is the ideal of everyone and the revolution shall be the fruit of everyone."
References to the original: Speech given in Güines, March 29, 1959
“Our Revolution has four things and they precisely constitute reasons to be admired by the Cubans: this is, in the first place, a revolution that has people; it is a revolution where the government of the republic can say that it has an army; it is a revolution that makes laws that are truly revolutionary.”
References to the original: Speech given at a rally held on his return from abroad, at the Civic Square, May 8, 1959
“The Revolution must aspire to have the friendship and congeniality of all the peoples of the world; the Revolution must aspire  to have trade relations with all the peoples of the world; the Revolution must aspire to all friendly relations with all the peoples of the world.”
References to the original: Speech at the event with bank employees.