Politics Quotes

Those who say religion has nothing to do with politics do not know what religion is.

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Mao Tse-Tung

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.

Vellupillai Pirapakaran

In the end, ... that's what this election is about. Do we participate in a politics of cynicism, or do we participate in a politics of hope?

Barack Obama

Every politician must be able to keep both feet on the fence with his ear to the ground.

Grace Ethel Cecile Rosalie Allen

Political questions are far too serious to be left to the politicians.

Hannah Arendt

Politics follows the lines of physics: every action creates an equal and opposite reaction.

John P. Avlon

It is my view that we cannot conduct foreign policy at the extremes.

Joe Biden

India doesn\'t live in her villages. India dies in her villages. India gets kicked around in her villages.

Arundhati Roy

It has taken us two million years to elevate politics from the level of a monkey squabble, to a level comprehensible to a six year old child.

Peter J. Carroll

All too often, problems are left to simmer until too late, with disastrous consequences to the people who become victims of the excesses committed on them by self-centred and self-serving leaders.

Mahendra Chaudhry

Vision is not political rhetoric.

Joseph Jacques Jean Chrtien

A successful politician must not only be able to read the mood of the public, he must have the skill to get the public on his side. The public is moved by mood more than logic, by instinct more than reason, and that is something that every politician must make use of or guard against.

Joseph Jacques Jean Chrtien

The attempt to politicize everything is the destruction of politics. When everything is seen as relevant to politics, than politics has in fact become totalitarian.

Sir Bernard Rowland Crick

There is no great danger to politics in the desire for certainty at any price.

Sir Bernard Rowland Crick

A politics of vengeance is not politics. Revenge is a recklessness towards the future in a vain attempt to make the present abolish a suffering which is already past.

Sir Bernard Rowland Crick

The unique character of political activity lies, quite literally, in its publicity.

Sir Bernard Rowland Crick

Politics is too often regarded as a poor relation, inherently dependent and subsidiary; it is rarely praised as something with a life and character of its own.

Sir Bernard Rowland Crick

By them saying I should fall in line is an insult. I'm not asking for an invitation. I think they should get behind me, not fall in line like sheep. They're so paranoid, it makes me think they have weak candidates and they're afraid. The more they attack, the more they show their hand, and I mean that across party lines. It's not politics as usual. We're running a different campaign, and they're scared to death.

Jon Scott Ashjian

An emerging market is a country where politics matters at least as much as economics to the market.

Ian Bremmer

Truth is a lagging indicator in politics.

James Bovard

In Slaka, sex is just politics with the clothes off.

Sir Malcolm Stanley Bradbury

A political organization is a transferable commodity. You could not find a better way of killing virtue than by packing it into one of these contraptions which some gang of thieves is sure to find useful.

John Jay Chapman

Depend upon it, nothing can be got by fraternizing with trades unions. They are founded upon principles of brutal tyranny and monopoly. I would rather live under a Dey of Algiers than a Trades Committee.

Richard Cobden

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Updated On : July 10, 2014
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