Politics Quotes

Politics Quotes

Tom Robbins Disbelief in magic can force a poor soul into believing in government and business.
R. Buckminster Fuller Truth is a tendency
Bob Wells For every action there is an equal and opposite government program.
John S. Coleman The point to remember is what the government gives it must first take away.
James A. Garfield Next in importance to freedom and justice is popular education, without which neither freedom nor justice can be permanently maintained.
Ralph Nader Ronald Reagan is the most ignorant president since Warren Harding.
William Claude Dunkenfield California is the only state in the union where you can fall asleep under a rose bush in full bloom and freeze to death.
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.
Dwight D. Eisenhower Oh, that lovely title, ex-president.
Abbie Hoffman Stay away from needle drugs. Richard Nixon is the only dope worth shooting.
I.F. Stone Every government is run by liars. Nothing they say should be believed.
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.
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.
J. K. Galbraith Politics is not the art of the possible. It consists of choosing between the disastrous and the unpalatable.
Franz Kafka Every revolution evaporates and leaves behind only the slime of a new bureaucracy
Unknown Politicians are like diapers. They both need changing regularly and for the same reason.
Tom Stoppard Revolution is a trivial shift in the emphasis of suffering.
Abbie Hoffman Its embarrassing, you try to overthrow the government and you wind up on a Best Sellers List.
Abigail Adams Great necessities call forth great leaders.
Plato Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
Abbie Hoffman The first duty of a revolutionary is to get away with it.
Chester Bowles Government is too big and too important to be left to the politicians.
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.
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.

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