- Notable Eduard Shevardnadze Quotes Index -
Born: January 25, 1928, Mamati, Lanchkhuti, Georgian SSR, Transcaucasian SFSR, USSR [now
Birth Country: Georgia
Died: Tbilisi, Georgia, July 7, 2014
Occupation: Politician Ideology: Communist
But on second thought, after I decreed the state of emergency, I came to the conclusion that that was impossible to achieve without bloodshed because the street protesters were full of anger and nearly out of control. This is why I thought we needed to find another way out.
- Eduard Shevardnadze
Quotes by Eduard Shevardnadze