Politics is the ability to foretell what is going to happen tomorrow, next week, next month and next year. And to have the ability afterwards to explain why it didn't happen.
Those who say religion has nothing to do with politics do not know what religion is.
Man is by nature a political animal.
Politics is the art of the possible.
Nothing can so alienate a voter from the political system as backing a winning candidate.
University politics are vicious precisely because the stakes are so small.
Practical politics consists in ignoring facts.
When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.
There are two things that are important in politics. The first is money ... and I can't remember what the other one is.
Politics ... regarded as the study and pursuit of the true, enduring good of a community, as the application of great and unchangeable principles to public affairs, is a noble sphere of thought and action; but politics, in its common sense, or considered as the invention of temporary shifts, as the playing of a subtle game, as the tactics of party for gaining power and the spoils of office, and for elevating one set of men above another, is a paltry and debasing concern.
Politics is the food of sense exposed to the hunger of folly.
In war, you can only be killed once, but in politics, many times.
Politicians are the same all over. They promise to build a bridge even where there is no river.
Politics have no relation to morals.
Politics are very much like war. We may even have to use poison gas at times.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
Politics is largely a matter of heart.
Politics are usually the executive expression of human immaturity.
Crime does not pay ... as well as politics.
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