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

Politics is almost as exciting as war, and quite as dangerous. In war you can only be killed once, but in politics many times.

Winston Churchill

Politics is the gentle art of getting votes from the poor and campaign funds from the rich by promising to protect each from the other

Oscar Ameringer

Anyone who says they are not interested in politics is like a drowning man who insists he is not interested in water.

Unknown

Academic politics is the most vicious and bitter form of politics, because the stakes are so low

Wallace Sayre

Politics are very much like war. We may even have to use poison gas at times.

Winston Churchill

Just because you do not take an interest in politics doesn't mean politics won't take an interest in you

Pericles

Politics is the gentle art of getting votes from the poor and campaign funds from the rich, by promising to protect each from the other.

Oscar Ameringer

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

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

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

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 : March 02, 2014
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