War is the continuation of politics by other means
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.
Politics is not a matter of ruling over the people or of exercising power. Politics is performance of service to people, contributing to the welfare of the people.
The office of government is not to confer happiness, but to give men the opportunity to work out happiness for themselves
The ecologization of politics requires us to acknowledge the priority of human values and makes ecology part of education at an early age, molding a new, modern approach to nature and, at the same time, giving back to man a sense of being part of nature. No moral improvement of society is possible without that
Divorced from ethics, leadership is reduced to management and politics to mere technique.
The flood of money that gushes into politics today is a pollution of democracy.
Christmas is a time when everybody wants his past forgotten and his present remembered. What I don't like about office Christmas parties is looking for a job the next day.
In religion and politics, people's beliefs and convictions are in almost every case gotten at second-hand, and without examination.
The supreme quality for leadership is unquestionably integrity. Without it, no real success is possible, no matter whether it is on a section gang, a football field, in an army, or in an office.
Anyone who says they are not interested in politics is like a drowning man who insists he is not interested in water.
In politics it is necessary either to betray one's country or the electorate. I prefer to betray the electorate.
Jokes of the proper kind, properly told, can do more to enlighten questions of politics, philosophy, and literature than any number of dull arguments
There are no politics in war. Politics is the luxury of the safe-at-home. War is a lottery of survival.
Politics are usually the executive expression of human immaturity.
No diet will remove all the fat from your body because the brain is entirely fat. Without a brain, you might look good, but all you could do is run for public office.
After you have exhausted what there is in business, politics, conviviality, and so on - have found that none of these finally satisfy, or permanently wear - what remains? Nature remains.
The Roots of Violence: Wealth without work, Pleasure without conscience, Knowledge without character, Commerce without morality, Science without humanity, Worship without sacrifice, Politics without principles.
Politics is history in the present tense.
A passion for politics stems usually from an insatiable need, either for power, or for friendship and adulation, or a combination of both.
The sad duty of politics is to establish justice in a sinful world.
Ideals are great arrows, but there has to be a bow. And politics is the bow of idealism.
I have never found in a long experience of politics that criticism is ever inhibited by ignorance
Those who say religion has nothing to do with politics do not know what religion is.
Religion hinges upon faith, politics hinges upon who can tell the most convincing lies or maybe just shout the loudest, but science hinges upon whether its conclusions resemble what actually happens