Top 17 Mikhail Khodorkovsky Quotes of 2020

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“Fortunes are made, and disappear, over the lifetime of a single generation. Today, a person in essence takes his wealth from society just for the duration of his or her lifetime. The next generation has to create it anew.”

― Mikhail Khodorkovsky

“The right to private property meant at the same time the right and duty to be personally concerned about your own well-being, to be personally concerned about your family’s income, to be personally concerned about your future. This is hard work.”

― Mikhail Khodorkovsky

“Today, a skilled manager makes more than the owner. And owners fight each other to get the skilled managers.”

― Mikhail Khodorkovsky

“This demonstration of power, indifferent to the law, is highly dangerous.”

― Mikhail Khodorkovsky

“A left turn in the fate of Russia is as necessary as it is inevitable.”

― Mikhail Khodorkovsky

“Large companies cannot finance political parties as their shareholders and employees have different political views.”

― Mikhail Khodorkovsky

“I’m not an ordinary prisoner.”

― Mikhail Khodorkovsky

“I have always defended my convictions and what I believed to be the truth.”

― Mikhail Khodorkovsky

“I established my bank in 1988.”

― Mikhail Khodorkovsky

“I knew President Yeltsin well. He would never have tolerated government officials demonstratively showing off the millions they acquired through corruption, the way it’s done today.”

― Mikhail Khodorkovsky

“My parents were Muscovites. They worked at the Kaliber factory.”

― Mikhail Khodorkovsky

“My father was a construction engineer, and my mother was a production engineer.”

― Mikhail Khodorkovsky

“I have to travel a lot, but relaxation to me is when I am at home.”

― Mikhail Khodorkovsky

“I like everything to be dependable, heavy, English furniture.”

― Mikhail Khodorkovsky

“As for the company, I did all I could from the very outset of this affair to remove Yukos and its employees from danger.”

― Mikhail Khodorkovsky

“What’s important to me now is to uphold my good name and achieve a fair court decision – the past cannot be recovered anyway.”

― Mikhail Khodorkovsky

“To admit guilt for nonexistent crimes is unacceptable to me.”

― Mikhail Khodorkovsky
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