Politics Quotes

Politics Quotes

Fidel Castro The revolution is a dictatorship of the exploited against the exploiters.
Abbie Hoffman The first duty of a revolutionary is to get away with it.
I.F. Stone Every government is run by liars. Nothing they say should be believed.
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.
Ralph Nader Ronald Reagan is the most ignorant president since Warren Harding.
John Cleese If life were fair, Dan Quayle would be making a living asking \Do you want fries with that?\""
Abbie Hoffman The first duty of a revolutionary is to get away with it.
Bob Wells For every action there is an equal and opposite government program.
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.
Ralph Waldo Emerson The less government we have the better.
John Adams A revolution of government is the strongest proof that can be given by a people of their virtue and good sense.
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.
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.\""
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.
Tom Robbins Disbelief in magic can force a poor soul into believing in government and business.
Franz Kafka Every revolution evaporates and leaves behind only the slime of a new bureaucracy
Samuel Johnson Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
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.
Ted Turner Hell, we spent $200 Billion to get a scared guy who needed a shave out of a fox-hole! And he may even die of prostate cancer before we even get a chance to try him, dammit!
Abraham Lincoln What is conservativism? Is it not the aherence to the old and tried against the new and untried?
Dame Edith Sitwell I wish the government would put a tax on pianos for the incompetent.
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 Washington Government is not reason; it is not eloquence; it is force! It is a dangerous servant and a terrible master.

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