We talk of choosing our friends, but friends are self-elected
— Ralph Waldo Emerson

The trouble with practical jokes is that very often they get elected.
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A politician thinks of the next election. A statesman, of the next generation.
— James Freeman Clarke

And to preserve their independence, we must not let our rulers load us with perpetual debt. We must make our election between economy and liberty, or profusion and servitude.
— Thomas Jefferson

People never lie so much as after a hunt, during a war or before an election.
— elections quotation by Otto von Bismarck