Nikolai Alexandrovich Berdyaev
Nikolai Alexandrovich Berdyaev was a Russian religious and political philosopher.
As a philosopher I have not only wished to gain knowledge of the world, in my case the desire to know the world has always been accomplished by the desire to alter it. Not only in thought but in feeling also, I have always denied that the things which the world presents to us are stable and final reality.
Slavery and Freedom
In Place of an Introduction
The most dreadful thing in communism
Communists are fond of emphasizing that they are opponents of Christian evangelical morality based upon love, pity, and sympathy, and that perhaps is the most dreadful thing in communism.
The Origin of Russian Communism
Ch.VII: Communism and Christianity