Kemal Ataturk Quotes

While one has to work from the roots upwards to build a solid organization, at the start one has no choice but to work from the top downwards, since until individuals had learnt to think for themselves, masses could be manipulated.

 
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Kemal Ataturk, 1881-1938, 1st President and founder of the Turkish Republic, A speech, Ankara, April 1919, Quoted in Andrew Mango, Ataturk

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Kemal Ataturk
Kemal Ataturk
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Mustafa Kemal Atatürk was a Turkish field marshal (Mareşal), revolutionary statesman, author, and founder of the Republic of Turkey, serving as its first President from 1923 until his death in 1938. Ideologically a secularist and nationalist, his policies and theories became known as Kemalism.

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