Politics Quotes

Politics Quotes

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.
Albert Camus By definition, a government has no conscience. Sometimes it has a policy, but nothing more.
Harold Wilson A week is a long time in politics.
Abigail Adams Great necessities call forth great leaders.
Paul Valery Politics is the art of preventing people from taking part in affairs which properly concern them.
Unknown Politicians are like diapers. They both need changing regularly and for the same reason.
Emmeline Pankhurst The argument of the broken pane of glass is the most valuable argument in modern politics.
Otto von Bismarck Politics is no exact science.
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.
James A. Garfield Next in importance to freedom and justice is popular education, without which neither freedom nor justice can be permanently maintained.
Abigail Adams Arbitrary power is like most other things which are very hard, very liable to be broken.
R. A. Butler Politics is largely a matter of heart.
Ralph Waldo Emerson The less government we have the better.
Abraham Lincoln The ballot is stronger than the bullet.
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?
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.
Dwight D. Eisenhower Oh, that lovely title, ex-president.
J. K. Galbraith Politics is not the art of the possible. It consists of choosing between the disastrous and the unpalatable.
Abigail Adams Arbitrary power is like most other things which are very hard, very liable to be broken.
John Quincy Adams Always vote for principle, though you may vote alone, and you may cherish the sweetest reflection that your vote is never lost.
Abbie Hoffman Stay away from needle drugs. Richard Nixon is the only dope worth shooting.
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.
R. Buckminster Fuller Truth is a tendency
I.F. Stone Every government is run by liars. Nothing they say should be believed.

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