Saul Alinsky Quotes

One's concern with the ethics of means and ends varies inversely with one's personal interest in the issue ... Any effective means is automatically judged by the opposition as being unethical.

Saul Alinsky
Saul Alinsky
  • Born: January 30, 1909
  • Died: June 12, 1972
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Community Organizer, Writer, Political Activist

Saul David Alinsky was an American community organizer and writer. He is generally considered to be the founder of modern community organizing. He is often noted for his book Rules for Radicals (1971).