Politics Quotes

Politics Quotes

Ronald Reagan Politics is supposed to be the second oldest profession. I have come to realize that it bears a very close resemblance to the first.
Lester B. Pearson Politics is the skilled use of blunt objects.
Ralph Nader Ronald Reagan is the most ignorant president since Warren Harding.
Bertrand Russell Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
Thomas Paine It is the duty of every patriot to protect his country from its government.
Abbie Hoffman Understand that legal and illegal are political, and often arbitrary, categorizations; use and abuse are medical, or clinical, distinctions.
Harold Wilson A week is a long time in politics.
Abbie Hoffman Understand that legal and illegal are political, and often arbitrary, categorizations; use and abuse are medical, or clinical, distinctions.
Robert Louis Stevenson Politics is perhaps the only profession for which no preparation is thought necessary.
Ernest Benn Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it whether it exists or not, diagnosing it incorrectly, and applying the wrong remedy.
Clement Atlee Democracy means government by discussion, but it is only effective if you can stop people talking.
Tom Robbins Disbelief in magic can force a poor soul into believing in government and business.
John Cleese If life were fair, Dan Quayle would be making a living asking \Do you want fries with that?\""
Will Rogers On account of us being a democracy and run by the people, we are the only nation in the world that has to keep a government four years, no matter what it does.
Senator Soaper Democracy is a form of government in which it is permitted to wonder aloud what the country could do under first-class management.
Jacques Chirac Terrorism has become the systematic weapon of a war that knows no borders or seldom has a face.
Abraham Lincoln If I were to try to read, much less answer, all the attacks made on me, this shop might as well be closed for any other business.
James A. Garfield Next in importance to freedom and justice is popular education, without which neither freedom nor justice can be permanently maintained.
Abbie Hoffman Stay away from needle drugs. Richard Nixon is the only dope worth shooting.
Abbie Hoffman Its embarrassing, you try to overthrow the government and you wind up on a Best Sellers List.
Sir Winston Churchill It has been said that democracy is the worst form of government except all the others that have been tried.
John S. Coleman The point to remember is what the government gives it must first take away.
Dwight D. Eisenhower Oh, that lovely title, ex-president.
Abraham Lincoln Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer has superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough.
Abraham Lincoln The ballot is stronger than the bullet.

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