Politics Quotes

In politics I am growing indifferent - - I would like it, if I could now return to my planting and books at home.
Francois Arouet
R. a. butle - politics is largely a matter of heart....

Politics doesn? t make strange bedfellows - - Marriage does.
Groucho Marx
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
Those who say religion has nothing to do with politics do not know what religion is.
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
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
Oscar ameringe - politics is the gentle art of getting votes from...
Politics is no exact science.
Otto von Bismark
In politics, absurdity is not a handicap.
Napoleon Bonaparte
My final warning to you is always pay for your own drinks. All the scandals in the world of politics today have their cause in the despicable habit of swallowing free drinks.
Y. Yakigawa
Objective journalism is one of the main reasons American politics has been allowed to be so corrupt for so long.
Hunter S. Thompson
Social history might be defined negatively as the history of a people with the politics left out.
G. M. Trevelyan
I have come to the conclusion that politics are too serious a matter to be left to the politicians.
Charles De Gaulle
Politics is war without bloodshed while war is politics with bloodshed.
Mao Tse - Tung
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
I wish that all Americans would realize that American politics is world politics.
Theodore Roosevelt
Blood is thicker than water, but politics are thicker than blood.
Frank Herbert, Dune
Emotion is a rotten base for politics.
Dick Francis
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
Julius Henry Marx
A week is a long time in politics.
Harold Wilson
Difference of religion breeds more quarrels than difference of politics.
Wendell Phillips
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 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
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
I seldom think of politics more than 18 hours a day.
Lyndon B. Johnson
Politics is the science of getting more power than anyone deserves to have.
Kirk Brothers, The Revolutionary Right
About the rhinoceros Here is an animal with a hide two feet think and no apparent interest in politics. What a waste.
Randolph Silliman Bourne
Politics is the skilled use of blunt objects.
Lester B. Pearson
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 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
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
All politics are based on the indifference of the majority.
James Barrett Scotty Reston
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 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
Sometimes in politics one must duel with skunks, but no one should be fool enough to allow the skunks to choose the weapons.
Lester R Bittel
Politics is not the art of the possible. It consists of choosing between the disastrous and the unpalatable.
J. K. Galbraith
Politics is applesauce.
Will Rogers
Politics are usually the executive expression of human immaturity.
Vera Brittaiin
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