Politics Quotes

Politics Quotes

Abbie Hoffman The first duty of a revolutionary is to get away with it.
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.
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.
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.
Bob Wells For every action there is an equal and opposite government program.
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.
Otto von Bismarck Politics is no exact science.
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. 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.
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.
George Washington Government is not reason; it is not eloquence; it is force! It is a dangerous servant and a terrible master.
Abraham Lincoln The ballot is stronger than the bullet.
Plato Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
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.
Bertrand Russell Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
R. A. Butler Politics is largely a matter of heart.
Fidel Castro The revolution is a dictatorship of the exploited against the exploiters.
Franz Kafka Every revolution evaporates and leaves behind only the slime of a new bureaucracy
Ralph Nader Ronald Reagan is the most ignorant president since Warren Harding.
Abbie Hoffman Understand that legal and illegal are political, and often arbitrary, categorizations; use and abuse are medical, or clinical, distinctions.
Fidel Castro We do not deny the possibility of peaceful [political] transition, but we are still awaiting the first case.
Tom Robbins Disbelief in magic can force a poor soul into believing in government and business.
Samuel Johnson Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
Thomas Jefferson A little rebellion now and then...is a medicine necessary for the sound health of government.
James Reston A government is the only known vessel that leaks from the top.

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