Politics Quotes

Emotion is a rotten base for politics.
Dick Francis
Herbert marshall mcluhan - politics will eventually be replaced by imagery....

J. k. galbraith - politics is not the art of the possible. it...
I seldom think of politics more than 18 hours a day.
Lyndon B. Johnson
Theodore roszak - to bemoan the messiness of politics is not just a...
University politics are vicious precisely because the stakes are so small.
Henry Kissinge

Politics has less to do with where you live than where your heart is.
Margaret Cho, weblog, 01 - 18 - 04
Politics is the art of the possible.
Otto Von Bismarck, remark, Aug. 11, 1867
Practical politics consists in ignoring facts.
Henry Adams
Politics are usually the executive expression of human immaturity.
Vera Brittaiin
In politics you must always keep running with the pack. The moment that you falter and they sense that you are injured, the rest will turn on you like wolves.
R. A. Butle
Politics when I am in it, makes me sick.
Edward De Bono
Politics doesn? t make strange bedfellows - - Marriage does.
Groucho Marx
Beware the politically obsessed. They are often bright and interesting, but they have something missing in their natures there is a hole, an empty place, and they use politics to fill it up. It leaves them somehow misshapen.
Peggy Noonan
Politics is made up largely of irrelevancies.
Dalton Camp
In the modern world, in which thousands of people are dying every hour as a consequence of politics, no writing anywhere can begin to be credible unless it is informed by political awareness and principles. Writers who have neither product utopian trash.
John Berge
For the ordinary man is passive. Within a narrow circle home life, and perhaps the trade unions or local politics he feels himself master of his fate, but against major events he is as helpless as against the elements. So far from endeavouring to influence the future, he simply lies down and lets things happen to him.
George Orwell
Politics is the gentle art of getting votes from the poor and campaign funds from the rich, by promising to protect each from the other.
Oscar Ameringe
The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace in a continual state of alarm and hence clamorous to be led to safety by menacing them with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary.
H. L. Mencken
Politics, as a practice, whatever its professions, has always been the systematic organization of hatreds.
Henry Adams
I have never found in a long experience of politics that criticism is ever inhibited by ignorance.
Harold Macmillan, British prime minister (1957 - 1963)
I have never found, in a long experience of politics, that criticism is ever inhibited by ignorance.
Harold Macmillan, Wall Street Journal, Aug. 13, 1963
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
Richard Buckminster Fulle
Politics is the science of getting more power than anyone deserves to have.
Kirk Brothers, The Revolutionary Right
Difference of religion breeds more quarrels than difference of politics.
Wendell Phillips
I have come to the conclusion that politics are too serious a matter to be left to the politicians.
Charles De Gaulle
The bedfellows politics made are never strange. It only seems that way to those who have not watched the courtship.
Marcel Archard
The Liberals are the flying saucers of politics. No one can make head nor tail of them and they never are seen twice in the same place.
John George Diefenbake
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
Julius Henry Marx
Politics is supposed to be the second oldest profession. I have come to realize that it bears a very close resemblance to the first.
Ronald Reagan
Politics is the art of the possible. originally, Die Politik ist die Lehre von M? glichen.
Otto von Bismarck
Yes, we have to divide up our time like that, between our politics and our equations. But to me our equations are far more important, for politics are only a matter of present concern. A mathematical equation stands forever.
Albert Einstein
Blood is thicker than water, but politics are thicker than blood.
Frank Herbert, Dune
A week is a long time in politics.
Harold Wilson
If there is one eternal truth of politics, it is that there are always a dozen good reasons for doing nothing.
John le Carre
You begin saving the world by saving one person at a time all else is grandiose romanticism or politics.
Charles Bukowski
The argument of the broken pane of glass is the most valuable argument in modern politics.
Emmeline Pankhurst
The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed and hence clamorous to be led to safety by menacing it with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary.
H. L. Mencken
Politics is perhaps the only profession for which no preparation is thought necessary.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Crime does not pay... as well as politics.
Alfred E. Newman