288 Greatest Quotes About Politics
Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it.
I never considered a difference of opinion in politics, in religion, in philosophy, as cause for withdrawing from a friend.
Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of Congress; but I repeat myself.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than those attending too small a degree of it.
All war is a symptom of man's failure as a thinking animal.
Politics doesn't make strange bedfellows - marriage does.
I must not write a word to you about politics, because you are a woman.
I've always said that in politics, your enemies can't hurt you, but your friends will kill you.
In politics the middle way is none at all.
Politics is a noble activity. We should revalue it, practise it with vocation and a dedication that requires testimony, martyrdom, that is to die for the common good.
The main vice of capitalism is the uneven distribution of prosperity. The main vice of socialism is the even distribution of misery.
Republican is fine, if your a millionaire. Democrats is fair, if all you own is what you wear. Neither of them's really right, cause neither of them care.
The revolution is a dictatorship of the exploited against the exploiters.
Politics is a science. You can demonstrate that you are right and that others are wrong.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
I don't want to express my opinion about actual politics, because if I do, I have to be responsible for my decision.
We in America do not have government by the majority. We have government by the majority who participate.
Always stand on principle even if you stand alone.
The Revolution introduced me to art, and in turn, art introduced me to the Revolution!
Every immigrant who comes here should be required within five years to learn English or leave the country.
The more you observe politics, the more you've got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
You begin saving the world by saving one man at a time; all else is grandiose romanticism or politics.
Politics is the entertainment branch of industry.
Whoever decides to dedicate their life to politics knows that earning money isn't the top priority.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
The first resistance to social change is to say it's not necessary.
He knows nothing and thinks he knows everything. That points clearly to a political career.
George Bernard Shaw
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
For the powerful, crimes are those that others commit.
America has the best politicians money can buy.
Ninety percent of the politicians give the other ten percent a bad reputation.
Nothing is easier than to denounce the evildoer; nothing is more difficult than to understand him.
I think that people are tired. They're tired of the same old kind of politics. People want a new tone to politics.
To summarize the summary of the summary: people are a problem.
There are many men of principle in both parties in America, but there is no party of principle.
Alexis de Tocqueville
The first duty of a man is to think for himself.
If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years there'd be a shortage of sand.
All people are born alike - except Republicans and Democrats.
One of the key problems today is that politics is such a disgrace, good people don't go into government.
Democrats are the only reason to vote for Republicans.
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
I will never retire from politics, the revolution, or the ideas I have.
Justice is the one thing you should always find.
I'm only a little interested in politics. But I'm always on top of the news, both in Brazil and abroad.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
The money in politics is a cash cow for the media.
Since the 1930s the technique of buying votes with the voters' own money has been expanded to an extent undreamed of by earlier politicians.