Politics Quotes

I have never found in a long experience of politics that criticism is ever inhibited by ignorance.
Harold Macmillan, British prime minister (1957 - 1963)
Richard buckminster fulle - the end move in politics is always to pick up a...

William penn - to do evil that good may come of it is for...
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
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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 not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
Ronald Reagan
The argument of the broken pane of glass is the most valuable argument in modern politics.
Emmeline Pankhurst
You begin saving the world by saving one person at a time all else is grandiose romanticism or politics.
Charles Bukowski
Politics is not the art of the possible. It consists of choosing between the disastrous and the unpalatable.
J. K. Galbraith
You begin saving the world by saving one person at a time; all else is grandiose romanticism or politics.
Charles Bukowski
Politics is applesauce.
Will Rogers
It is a curious fact that when we get sick we want an uncommon doctor... When we get into a war, we dreadfully want an uncommon admiral and an uncommon general. Only when we get into politics are we content with the common man.
Herbert Clark Hoove
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 no exact science.
Otto von Bismark
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
Politics is the art of preventing people from taking part in affairs which properly concern them.
Paul Valery, Tel Quel 2 (1943)
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 I am growing indifferent - - I would like it, if I could now return to my planting and books at home.
Francois Arouet
A week is a long time in politics.
Harold Wilson
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
Politics are usually the executive expression of human immaturity.
Vera Brittaiin
War is the continuation of politics by other means.
General Karl Von Clausewitz, Book: "On War".
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Plato
Those who say religion has nothing to do with politics do not know what religion is.
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
To succeed in politics, it is often necessary to rise above your principles.
Anon.
Social history might be defined negatively as the history of a people with the politics left out.
G. M. Trevelyan
Emotion is a rotten base for politics.
Dick Francis
University politics are vicious precisely because the stakes are so small.
Henry Kissinge
No science is immune to the infection of politics and the corruption of power.
Jacob Chanowski
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
What is politics but persuading the public to vote for this and support that and endure these for the promise of those.
Gilbert Highet
Politics, as a practice, whatever its professions, has always been the systematic organization of hatreds.
Henry Adams
Politics, n. Strife of interests masquerading as a contest of principles.
Ambrose Bierce
From 4 to 6 percent of the presidential office is not in administration but in morals, politics, and spiritual leadership. He has to guide a people in the greatest adventure ever undertaken on the planet.
William Allen White
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
Politics has got so expensive that it takes lots of money to even get beat with.
Will Rogers
Politics is the skilled use of blunt objects.
Lester B. Pearson
Politics is the science of getting more power than anyone deserves to have.
Kirk Brothers, The Revolutionary Right