[Marxism] All wheels come to a halt, if our strong arm wants it!

Einde O'Callaghan einde at gmx.de
Sat Oct 13 09:25:05 MDT 2007


Tom O'Lincoln schrieb:
> Thanks for the info comrades
> 
> Non-Germans may not recognise the subject line. It's a translation of a 
> famous Communist slogan, which is naturally much more elegant in the 
> original:
> 
> Alle Räder stehen still
> Wenn dein starker Arm es will.
> 
> Actually it began life as part of a poem by Georg Herwegh written in 1877. 
> 
A slightly more elegant translation, though not quite literal, might be:

All wheels stand still
if it is (y)our will.

Einde O'Callaghan




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