If you don't know how great this country is, I know someone who does; Russia.
— Robert Frost

Homosexuality in russia is a crime and the punishment is seven years in prison, locked up with the other men. There is a three year waiting list.
Yakov Smirnoff russia quote

I cannot forecast to you the action of Russia. It is a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma; but perhaps there is a key. That key is Russian national interest.
— Winston Churchill

The trees in Siberia are miles apart, that is why the dogs are so fast. About Russia
— Bob Hope

For us in Russia, communism is a dead dog, while, for many people in the West, it is still a living lion.
— russia quotation by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn