Politics Quotes

I seldom think of politics more than 18 hours a day.
Lyndon B. Johnson
Herbert clark hoove - it is a curious fact that when we get sick we...

Joseph sobran - politics is the conspiracy of the unproductive...
Politics is the art of achieving the maximum amount of freedom for individuals that is consistent with the maintenance of social order.
Barry Goldwate
Mahatma gandhi - there are seven sins in the world: wealth without...
War is a continuation of politics by other means.
Carl Von Clausewitz, quoted by Gene Hackman in "Crimson Tide".

Those who say religion has nothing to do with politics do not know what religion is.
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
Politics is not the art of the possible. It consists of choosing between the disastrous and the unpalatable.
J. K. Galbraith
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
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 have come to the conclusion that politics are too serious a matter to be left to the politicians.
Charles De Gaulle
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
Richard Buckminster Fulle
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
Nothing is so admirable in politics as a short memory.
John Kenneth Galbraith
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
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 doesn? t make strange bedfellows - - Marriage does.
Groucho Marx
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
In politics, absurdity is not a handicap.
Napoleon Bonaparte
Politics should be the part - Time profession of every citizen who would protect the rights and privileges of free people and who would preserve what is good and fruitful in our national heritage.
Lucille Ball
Politics are usually the executive expression of human immaturity.
Vera Brittaiin
Politics is perhaps the only profession for which no preparation is thought necessary.
Robert Louis Stevenson
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
In politics stupidity is not a handicap.
Napoleon Bonaparte
Politics is made up largely of irrelevancies.
Dalton Camp
Blood is thicker than water, but politics are thicker than blood.
Frank Herbert, Dune
Social history might be defined negatively as the history of a people with the politics left out.
G. M. Trevelyan
You begin saving the world by saving one person at a time; all else is grandiose romanticism or politics.
Charles Bukowski
Politics is the art of the possible. originally, Die Politik ist die Lehre von M? glichen.
Otto von Bismarck
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
Practical politics consists in ignoring facts.
Henry Adams
Politics has less to do with where you live than where your heart is.
Margaret Cho, weblog, 01 - 18 - 04
To succeed in politics, it is often necessary to rise above your principles.
Anon.
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
In politics I am growing indifferent - - I would like it, if I could now return to my planting and books at home.
Francois Arouet
Emotion is a rotten base for politics.
Dick Francis
Difference of religion breeds more quarrels than difference of politics.
Wendell Phillips
Politics is the skilled use of blunt objects.
Lester B. Pearson
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
Will Rogers
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
Julius Henry Marx