We are led by the Communist Party and the Communist Party of the Eighth Route and New Fourth Army is the revolutionary ranks. Our team is entirely for the liberation of the people, is the total for the interests of the people work. ... ... Because we are serving the people, so if we have shortcomings, they are not afraid of criticism that. No matter what people, who pointed out to us will do. As long as you are right, we will correct them. If what he proposes will benefit the people, we will act upon it. ... ... For the people's interests as long as we adhere to good and interest of the people to correct mistakes, and our team will surely thrive.
Mao Zedong, September 8, 1944 memorial service at the Central patrol missions a speech at the meeting of Zhang Side
We are different from any other political parties, the Communists also a significant sign that the broad masses of the people and most get the most closely linked. Serve the people wholeheartedly and never divorced from the masses; everything from the people's interests, rather than from individual or small group interests; to the people and to the party's leading body responsible for consistency; These are our starting point. Communists must be ready to uphold the truth, because any truth and are in line with the people's interests; Communists must be ready to correct their mistakes, because any errors are incompatible with the interests of the people.
Mao Zedong, April 24, 1945 in China's Seventh National Congress of the Communist Party made "On Coalition Government" political report.