"...Does it evoke any feeling? I want to spit! These are the feelings evoked. We evaluate our conditions as good. But there is also a lot of trash. A lot! We have to clean! We cannot just pass by, you know, like an observer, you know, as if a person is standing on the bank of the river and observing: here, it is swimming, which is good and the shit swims. And he is completely indifferent since this is the flow!"
Nikita Sergeyevich Khrushchev at the exhibition of the avant-garde artists at Manezh on 1 December 1962, Moscow. (phonogram)