Politics Quotes

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
Richard buckminster fulle - the end move in politics is always to pick up a...

Theodore roosevelt - i wish that all americans would realize that...
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
Will rogers - politics is applesauce....
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 the art of the possible. originally, Die Politik ist die Lehre von M? glichen.
Otto von Bismarck
What we won when all of our people united... must not be lost in suspicion and distrust and selfishness and politics. ... Accordingly, I shall not seek, and I will not accept, the nomination of my party for another term as president.
Lyndon B. Johnson
Politics is perhaps the only profession for which no preparation is thought necessary.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Politics, as a practice, whatever its professions, has always been the systematic organization of hatreds.
Henry Adams
Politics is the art of the possible.
Otto Von Bismarck, remark, Aug. 11, 1867
All politics are based on the indifference of the majority.
James Barrett Scotty Reston
Politics is the conspiracy of the unproductive but organized against the productive but unorganized.
Joseph Sobran
You begin saving the world by saving one person at a time all else is grandiose romanticism or politics.
Charles Bukowski
You begin saving the world by saving one person at a time; all else is grandiose romanticism or politics.
Charles Bukowski
I seldom think of politics more than 18 hours a day.
Lyndon B. Johnson
University politics are vicious precisely because the stakes are so small.
Henry Kissinge
Those who do not do politics will be done in by politics.
French Prove
Politics are usually the executive expression of human immaturity.
Vera Brittaiin
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
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
No science is immune to the infection of politics and the corruption of power.
Jacob Chanowski
The bedfellows politics made are never strange. It only seems that way to those who have not watched the courtship.
Marcel Archard
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
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.
Henry Louis Mencken
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
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
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Plato
Social history might be defined negatively as the history of a people with the politics left out.
G. M. Trevelyan
Practical politics consists in ignoring facts.
Henry Adams
Politics is war without bloodshed while war is politics with bloodshed.
Mao Tse - Tung
Crime does not pay... as well as politics.
Alfred E. Newman
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
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
There are seven sins in the world: Wealth without work, Pleasure without conscience, Knowledge without character, Commerce without morality, Science without humanity, Worship without sacrifice and politics without principle.
Mahatma Gandhi
Politics is the art of preventing people from taking part in affairs which properly concern them.
Paul Valery, Tel Quel 2 (1943)
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
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 come to the conclusion that politics are too serious a matter to be left to the politicians.
Charles De Gaulle
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