Politics Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
I must say that acting was good training for the political life that lay ahead of us.
– Anthony Burgess
Among a people generally corrupt, liberty cannot long exist.
– Edmund Burke
If one candidate is appealing to your fears, and the other one’s appealing to your hopes, you’d better vote for the person who wants you to think and hope!
– Bill Clinton
Politicians are the same all over. They promise to build bridges even when there are no rivers.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
– Groucho Marx
Politics, when it is an art and a service, not an exploitation, is about acting for an ideal through realities.
– Charles de Gaulle
Politics is the art of preventing people from busying themselves with what is their own business.
– Paul Valéry
You cannot legislate intelligence.
As for politics, I’m an anarchist. I hate governments and rules and fetters. Can’t stand caged animals. People must be free.
– Charlie Chaplin
Put the politicians on minimum wage. Watch how fast things change.
Whoever coined the phrase ‘cheaters never prosper’ was obviously ignorant of the economic history of how rich countries acquired their wealth.
Difference between sports and politics: in sports, people talk less and do more while, while in politicians, people talk more and do less.
Hell, I never vote for anybody, I always vote against.
– W.C. Fields
Since a politician never believes what he says, he is surprised when others believe him.
– Charles de Gaulle
Vote for the man who promises least; he’ll be the least disappointing.
– Bernard M. Baruch
Politics is more difficult than physics.
– Albert Einstein
Every politician has a promising career. Unfortunately, most of them do not keep those promises.
– Jarod Kintz
One of the hardest parts of my job is to connect Iraq to the war on terror.
– George W. Bush
We can never have a businessman or businesswoman as president.
In politics, there is no permanent enemy or permanent friend.
Reader, suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a member of Congress. But I repeat myself.
– Mark Twain
People always whine that the current president is the heaviest rock that dropped out of a clear blue sky on their heads.
And then they spend the next four years of their lives warming up their vote finger to re elect him again.
Every body have the ability to rule the country as long as he/she called the president.
You show me a capitalist, and I’ll show you a bloodsucker.
– Malcolm X
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
– Ronald Reagan