Politics Quotes

Politics Quotes

George Bernard Shaw Patriotism is your conviction that this country is superior to all other countries because you were born in it.
Unknown Politicians are like diapers. They both need changing regularly and for the same reason.
Abigail Adams Arbitrary power is like most other things which are very hard, very liable to be broken.
Mao Tse-tung Politics is war without bloodshed while war is politics with bloodshed.
Emmeline Pankhurst The argument of the broken pane of glass is the most valuable argument in modern politics.
Bertrand Russell Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
Abraham Lincoln The ballot is stronger than the bullet.
Adlai E. Stevenson Jr. I have been thinking that I would make a proposition to my Republican friends... that if they will stop telling lies about the Democrats, we will stop telling the truth about them.
R. Buckminster Fuller Truth is a tendency
John Cleese If life were fair, Dan Quayle would be making a living asking \Do you want fries with that?\""
Tom Robbins Disbelief in magic can force a poor soul into believing in government and business.
Ralph Nader Ronald Reagan is the most ignorant president since Warren Harding.
R. A. Butler Politics is largely a matter of heart.
Lenny Bruce Take away the right to say \fuck\" and you take away the right to say \"fuck the government.\""
Abraham Lincoln What is conservativism? Is it not the aherence to the old and tried against the new and untried?
Otto von Bismarck Politics is no exact science.
Thomas Jefferson A little rebellion now and then...is a medicine necessary for the sound health of government.
Clement Atlee Democracy means government by discussion, but it is only effective if you can stop people talking.
R. A. Butler 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.
John Berger 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.
Dame Edith Sitwell I wish the government would put a tax on pianos for the incompetent.
Abraham Lincoln What is conservativism? Is it not the aherence to the old and tried against the new and untried?
Albert Camus By definition, a government has no conscience. Sometimes it has a policy, but nothing more.
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.
Franz Kafka Every revolution evaporates and leaves behind only the slime of a new bureaucracy

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