Deng Xiaoping Quotes

When our thousands of Chinese students abroad return home, you will see how China will transform itself.




Deng Xiaoping, 1904-1993, Chinese Premier, Quoted in Forbes, Vol. 176, 2005

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Deng Xiaoping
Deng Xiaoping
  • Born: August 22, 1904
  • Died: February 19, 1997
  • Nationality: Chinese
  • Profession: Leader

Deng Xiaoping was a Chinese politician who was the paramount leader of the People's Republic of China from 1978 until his retirement in 1989. After Chairman Mao Zedong's death in 1976, Deng led China through far-reaching market-economy reforms.