Politics Quotes

Politics Quotes

Thomas Jefferson A little rebellion now and then...is a medicine necessary for the sound health of government.
Ralph Nader Ronald Reagan is the most ignorant president since Warren Harding.
Charles Lindberg Speculations and loans in foreign fields are likely to bring us into war... The war-for-profit group has counterfeited patriotism.
Abigail Adams Arbitrary power is like most other things which are very hard, very liable to be broken.
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.
George Bernard Shaw Patriotism is your conviction that this country is superior to all other countries because you were born in it.
Abigail Adams Great necessities call forth great leaders.
Robert Louis Stevenson Politics is perhaps the only profession for which no preparation is thought necessary.
James A. Garfield Next in importance to freedom and justice is popular education, without which neither freedom nor justice can be permanently maintained.
R. A. Butler Politics is largely a matter of heart.
H. L. Mencken The cosmos is a gigantic flywheel making 10,000 revolutions per minute. Man is a sick fly taking a dizzy ride on it.
Harry S Truman When you have an efficient government, you have a dictatorship.
Samuel Johnson Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
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.
Dame Edith Sitwell I wish the government would put a tax on pianos for the incompetent.
Fidel Castro The revolution is a dictatorship of the exploited against the exploiters.
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.
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.
Abbie Hoffman The first duty of a revolutionary is to get away with it.
Abigail Adams Great necessities call forth great leaders.
Albert Camus By definition, a government has no conscience. Sometimes it has a policy, but nothing more.
Abbie Hoffman Its embarrassing, you try to overthrow the government and you wind up on a Best Sellers List.
Lenny Bruce Take away the right to say \fuck\" and you take away the right to say \"fuck the government.\""
Sir Winston Churchill It has been said that democracy is the worst form of government except all the others that have been tried.
Emmeline Pankhurst The argument of the broken pane of glass is the most valuable argument in modern politics.

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