Office Politics Quotes

Politics is for the present, but an equation is for eternity.

Albert Einstein

Politics is just like show business. You have a hell of an opening, coast for a while, and then have a hell of a close.

Ronald Reagan

It is the duty of every citizen according to his best capacities to give validity to his convictions in political affairs.

Albert Einstein

The working of great institutions is mainly the result of a vast mass of routine, petty malice, self interest, carelessness, and sheer mistake. Only a residual fraction is thought.

George Santayana

Politics is the art of preventing people from sticking their noses in things that are properly their business.

Paul Valery

In politics stupidity is not a handicap.

Napoleon I. Bonaparte

Politics, n. Strife of interests masquerading as a contest of principles.

Ambrose Bierce

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

Robert Louis Stevenson

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

John Kenneth Galbraith

Politics is the art of preventing people from taking part in affairs which properly concern them.

Paul Valery

Politics is supposed to be the second oldest profession. I have come to realize that it bears a very close resemblance to the first.

Ronald Reagan

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

Mao Tse-Tung

Politics has less to do with where you live than where your heart is.

Margaret Cho

The more you read and observe about this Politics thing, you got to admit that each party is worse than the other. The one that's out always looks the best.

Will Rogers

There are no true friends in politics.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

Politics is the art of achieving the maximum amount of freedom for individuals that is consistent with the maintenance of social order.

Barry Goldwater

The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.

Winston Churchill

There is one class of men who from time to time have taken a keen and practical interest in the constitution of the Family, and they are the Statesmen. They have realized how intimately the welfare of the State depends upon the influence and nature of the Families from which it is constituted; and they have endeavoured that the State in turn should mould and influence the Family to its own purposes.

HELEN DENDY BOSANQUET

If a political party does not have its foundation in the determination to advance a cause that is right and that is moral, then it is not a political party; it is merely a conspiracy to seize power.

DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER

A cool blooded and crafty politician, when he would be thoroughly revenged on his enemy, makes the injuries which have been inflicted, not on himself, but on others, the pretext of his attack. He thus engages the world as a partisan in his quarrel, and dignifies his private hate, by giving it the air of disinterested resentment.

CHARLES CALEB COLTON

There are two things that are important in politics. The first is money ... and I can't remember what the other one is.

F. PAUL WILSON

Politics is the food of sense exposed to the hunger of folly.

FULKE GREVILLE

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

Nikita Khrushchev

Politics have no relation to morals.

Niccolo Machiavelli

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Updated On : April 05, 2011
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