Quotes on revolutionary practice and organization coming to mind

“The philosophers have only interpreted the world, in various ways; the point is to change it.” – Karl Marx, “Theses On Feuerbach” (1845)

“Without revolutionary theory there can be no revolutionary movement.” – V.I. Lenin, What Is To Be Done?: Burning Questions of Our Movement (1901)

“Organisation is the form of mediation between theory and practice. And, as in every dialectical relationship, the terms of the relation only acquire concreteness and reality in and by virtue of this mediation.” – Georg Lukács, History and Class Consciousness (1923)

“Without a guiding organisation, the energy of the masses would dissipate like steam not enclosed in a piston-box. But nevertheless what moves things is not the piston or the box, but the steam.” – Leon Trotsky, The History of the Russian Revolution (1930)

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