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  1. Picture quote by Winston Churchill about opinion

    There is no such thing as public opinion. There is only published opinion. ⏤ Winston Churchill

  2. Picture quote by Isaac Asimov about politics

    Anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge. ⏤ Isaac Asimov

  3. Picture quote by Jeffrey Tucker about conspiracy

    Someone asked me the other day if I believe in conspiracies. Well, sure. Here's one. It is called political system. It is nothing if not a giant conspiracy to rob, trick and subjugate the population. ⏤ Jeffrey Tucker

  4. Picture quote by Al McGuire about politics

    I think the world is run by "C" students. ⏤ Al McGuire

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There are decades where nothing happens; and there are weeks where decades happen.

Vladimir Lenin

My concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right.

Abraham Lincoln

Politicians are the same all over. They promise to build bridges even when there are no rivers.

Nikita Khrushchev

We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office.


Small differences in a system of great power can have enormous consequences.

Noam Chomsky

A purely objective viewpoint does not exist in the cosmos or in politics.

Howard Fineman

Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber


Political language... is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.

George Orwell

The darkest places in hell are reserved for those who maintain their neutrality in times of moral crisis.

Dante Alighieri

Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.

Groucho Marx

More things in politics happen by accident or exhaustion than happen by conspiracy.

Jeff Greenfield

I was really too honest a man to be a politician and live.


When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.

Thomas Jefferson

Politics is far more complicated than physics.

Albert Einstein

Republicans believe every day is the Fourth of July, but the democrats believe every day is April 15.

Ronald Reagan

In politics... shared hatreds are almost always the basis of friendships.

Alexis de Tocqueville

He knows nothing; and he thinks he knows everything. That points clearly to a political career.

George Bernard Shaw

I have no ambition to govern men; it is a painful and thankless office.

Thomas Jefferson

Some men change their party for the sake of their principles; others their principles for the sake of their party.

Winston Churchill

We in America do not have government by the majority. We have government by the majority who participate.

Thomas Jefferson

An empty stomach is not a good political advisor.

Albert Einstein

The trouble with practical jokes is that very often they get elected.

Will Rogers

A politician thinks of the next election. A statesman, of the next generation.

James Freeman Clarke

If it's going to come out eventually, better have it come out immediately.

Henry Kissinger

There are many men of principle in both parties in America, but there is no party of principle.

Alexis de Tocqueville

Politics have no relation to morals.

Niccolo Machiavelli

There are times in politics when you must be on the right side and lose.

John Kenneth Galbraith

People that are really weird can get into sensitive positions and have a tremendous impact on history.

Dan Quayle

I'm not a member of any organized political party, I'm a Democrat!

Will Rogers

If you ever injected truth into politics, you would have no politics.

Will Rogers

Any 20 year-old who isn't a liberal doesn't have a heart, and any 40 year-old who isn't a conservative doesn't have a brain.

Winston Churchill

You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.

Malcolm X

In our age there is no such thing as 'keeping out of politics.' All issues are political issues, and politics itself is a mass of lies, evasions, folly, hatred and schizophrenia.

George Orwell

Politics is perhaps the only profession for which no preparation is thought necessary.

Robert Louis Stevenson

Satire is fascinating stuff. It's deadly serious, and when politics begin to break down, there is a drift towards satire, because it's the only thing that makes any sense.

Ben Nicholson

The heaviest penalty for deciding to engage in politics is to be ruled by someone inferior to yourself.


One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors.


Politics is the conspiracy of the unproductive but organized against the productive but unorganized.

Joseph Sobran

One of the key problems today is that politics is such a disgrace, good people don't go into government.

Donald Trump

Political speech and writing are largely the defense of the indefensible.

George Orwell

No political party has exclusive patent rights on prosperity.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Practical politics consists in ignoring facts.

Henry Adams

I am in politics because of the conflict between good and evil, and I believe that in the end good will triumph.

Margaret Thatcher

The modern conservative is engaged in one of man's oldest exercises in moral philosophy; that is, the search for a superior moral justification for selfishness.

John Kenneth Galbraith

A politician is an ass upon which everyone has sat except a man.

E. E. cummings

Everything is changing. People are taking their comedians seriously and their politicians as jokes.

Will Rogers

The most successful politician is he who says what everybody is thinking most often and in the loudest voice.

Theodore Roosevelt

Those who corrupt the public mind are just as evil as those who steal from the public purse.

Adlai Stevenson

How far would Moses have gone if he had taken a poll in Egypt?

Harry S Truman

The news of any politician's death should be listed under Public Improvements.

Frank Dane

Nothing is so admirable in politics as a short memory.

John Kenneth Galbraith

Politics is organized hatred, that is unity.

John Jay Chapman

There ain't no answer. There ain't gonna be any answer. There never has been an answer. That's the answer.

Gertrude Stein

Liberalism is trust of the people tempered by prudence. Conservatism is distrust of the people tempered by fear.

William E. Gladstone

Ninety percent of politicians give the other ten percent a bad reputation.

Henry Kissinger

Politicians are the same all over. They promise to build A bridge even where there is no river.

Nikita Khrushchev

Politics are usually the executive expression of human immaturity.

Vera Brittain

When I was a boy I was told that anybody could become President; I'm beginning to believe it.

Clarence Darrow

Democrats can't get elected unless things get worse, and things won't get worse unless they get elected.

Jeane Kirkpatrick

It is enough that the people know there was an election. The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything.

Joseph Stalin

In argument, truth always prevails finally; in politics, falsehood always.

Walter Savage Landor

For too long, we have focused on our differences - in our politics and backgrounds, in our race and beliefs - rather than cherishing the unity and pride that binds us together.

Bob Riley

The mistake a lot of politicians make is in forgetting they've been appointed and thinking they've been anointed.

Claude Pepper

Poetry is about the grief. Politics is about the grievance.

Robert Frost

It is as hard and severe a thing to be a true politician as to be truly moral.

Francis Bacon

Politics is a blood sport.

Aneurin Bevan

A politician is one that would circumvent God.

William Shakespeare

To err is human. To blame someone else is politics.

Hubert H. Humphrey

A war for a great principle ennobles a nation.

Albert Pike

The more you observe politics, the more you've got to admit that each party is worse than the other.

Will Rogers

Therefore, the good of man must be the end of the science of politics.


Politics is not the art of the possible. It consists in choosing between the disastrous and the unpalatable.

John Kenneth Galbraith

The most difficult choice a politician must ever make is whether to be a hypocrite or a liar.


In politics, as in life, we must above all things wish only for the attainable.

Heinrich Heine

Politics, as a practice, whatever its professions, has always been the systematic organization of hatreds.

Henry Adams

Power tends to corrupt and absolute power corrupts absolutely.

Lord Acton

The Right hates minorities and the Left hates the country,

Michael Lipsey

A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.

John Stuart Mill

From politics it was an easy step to silence.

Jane Austen

I have a fantasy where Ted Turner is elected President but refuses because he doesn't want to give up power.

Arthur C. Clarke

Whenever a man has cast a longing eye on offices, a rottenness begins in his conduct.

Thomas Jefferson

What we need in appointive positions are men of knowledge and experience with sufficient character to resist temptations.

Calvin Coolidge

He who knows how to flatter also knows how to slander.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Only very intelligent people don't wish they were in politics, and I'm dumb enough to want to be in there.

Orson Welles

Politics is war without bloodshed while war is politics with bloodshed.

Mao Zedong

The courts of kings are full of people, but empty of friends.

Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder

I am invariably of the politics of the people at whose table I sit, or beneath whose roof I sleep.

George Borrow

Literature has to serve as a moral control of politics.

Yevgeny Yevtushenko

Politics is not worrying this country one-tenth as much as where to find a parking space.

Will Rogers

No people is wholly civilized where a distinction is drawn between stealing an office and stealing a purse.

Theodore Roosevelt

A radical is a man with both feet firmly planted in the air.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

No party is as bad as its leaders.

Will Rogers

The politician who never made a mistake never made a decision.

John Major

A Conservative government is an organized hypocrisy.

Benjamin Disraeli

To speak on without saying anything has always been the greatest gift of orators.


When buying and selling are controlled by legislation, the first things to be bought and sold are legislators.

P. J. O'Rourke

A politician is a man who understands government and it takes a politician to run a government. A statesman is a politician who's been dead for fifteen years.

Harry S Truman

It is a vain hope to make people happy by politics.

Thomas Carlyle

Within the first few months I discovered that being president is like riding a tiger. A man has to keep riding or be swallowed.

Harry S Truman

It is hard to say why politicians are called servants, unless it is because a good one is hard to find.

Gerald F. Lieberman

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