Politics Quotes

Politics are usually the executive expression of human immaturity.
Vera Brittaiin
Richard buckminster fulle - the end move in politics is always to pick up a...

Charles de gaulle - i have come to the conclusion that politics are...
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
Will rogers - politics has got so expensive that it takes lots...
Politics, n. Strife of interests masquerading as a contest of principles.
Ambrose Bierce

Jokes of the proper kind, properly told, can do more to enlighten questions of politics, philosophy, and literature than any number of dull arguments.
Isaac Asimov
University politics are vicious precisely because the stakes are so small.
Henry Kissinge
Politics will eventually be replaced by imagery. The politician will be only too happy to abdicate in favor of his image, because the image will be much more powerful than he could ever be.
Herbert Marshall McLuhan
Politics is no exact science.
Otto von Bismark
To bemoan the messiness of politics is not just a folly it betrays a dangerous impatience with basic realities. It is like becoming disturbed that people do not fall in love sensibly - - And so deciding to computerize the problem.
Theodore Roszak
Crime does not pay... as well as politics.
Alfred E. Newman
Politics is the art of the possible.
Otto Von Bismarck, remark, Aug. 11, 1867
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 the art of looking for trouble, finding it whether it exists or not, diagnosing it incorrectly, and applying the wrong remedy.
Ernest Benn
Politics is applesauce.
Will Rogers
Politics is not the art of the possible. It consists in choosing between the disastrous and the unpalatable.
John Kenneth Galbraith
Politics is the art of achieving the maximum amount of freedom for individuals that is consistent with the maintenance of social order.
Barry Goldwate
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Plato
War is the continuation of politics by other means.
General Karl Von Clausewitz, Book: "On War".
Politics is perhaps the only profession for which no preparation is thought necessary.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Politics is the pursuit of trivial men who, when they succeed at it, become important in the eyes of more trivial men.
George Jean Nathan
In politics, absurdity is not a handicap.
Napoleon Bonaparte
Politics is largely a matter of heart.
R. A. Butle
To do evil that good may come of it is for bunglers in politics as well as morals.
William Penn
Those who do not do politics will be done in by politics.
French Prove
Politics is the conspiracy of the unproductive but organized against the productive but unorganized.
Joseph Sobran
A passion for politics stems usually from an insatiable need, either for power, or for friendship and adulation, or a combination of both.
Fawn M. Brodie
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy. My sons ought to study mathematics and philosophy, geography, natural history, naval architecture, navigation, commerce, and agriculture, in order to give their children a right to study painting, poetry, music, architecture, statuary, tapestry, and porcelain.
John Adams
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
Emotion is a rotten base for politics.
Dick Francis
I seldom think of politics more than 18 hours a day.
Lyndon B. Johnson
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
Ronald Reagan
Social history might be defined negatively as the history of a people with the politics left out.
G. M. Trevelyan
Politics is the art of the possible. originally, Die Politik ist die Lehre von M? glichen.
Otto von Bismarck
Difference of religion breeds more quarrels than difference of politics.
Wendell Phillips
The teaching of politics is that the Government, which was set for protection and comfort of all good citizens, becomes the principal obstruction and nuisance with which we have to contend? The cheat and bully and malefactor we meet everywhere is the Government.
Ralph Waldo Emerson, Journal, 1860
You begin saving the world by saving one person at a time; all else is grandiose romanticism or politics.
Charles Bukowski
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
No science is immune to the infection of politics and the corruption of power.
Jacob Chanowski