Revolution-evolution-stagnation: Olga Aivazovska’s speech at personal Democracy forum in Gdansk


Speech of Olga Aivazovska, Head of the Board of Civil Network OPORA, at the personal Democracy forum in Gdansk.

“A marathon is the hardest for those who planned to take a walk in a suit. Maybe it’s real to run 42 kilometers marathon for a person trained for a half marathon, but not for an average man or women. Only highly and purely motivated people are able to do the revolutions. However, not all government institutions, the public and citizens are always ready to transfer from a moral rise to real transformation end evolution. The life is much harder than any marathons, and we often have to change, train and develop tactics after the start.”

“Viam supervadet vadens – You have to keep putting one foot in front of the other!”, concluded Olga Aivazovska.

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