The best Quotes and Sayings about Politics

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Turn on to politics, or politics will turn on you.

Ralph Nader
 
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At the heart of all problems lies the politics of the country.

Arvind Kejriwal
 
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I think that politics needs a bit of spicing up.

Nigel Farage, July 2002
 
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What is right and what is practicable are two different things.

James Buchanan
 
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Does politics have to be injected into everything?

Sargent Shriver
 
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I really want women to know their power, to value their experience. To understand that nothing has been more wholesome in the political process than the increased involvement of women.

WomenNancy Pelosi
 
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When politics is no longer a mission but a profession, politicians become more self-serving than public servants.

Emmanuel Macron
 
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Nations have come under the control of haters and fools.

Carroll O'Connor
 
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Do we elect a man because of what he stands for, because of where he stands on the issues, because how he makes the nation feel?

DemocracyPeter Jennings
 
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If presidents can't do it to their wives, they do it to their country.

Mel Brooks
 
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I'm not an old, experienced hand at politics. But I am now seasoned enough to have learned that the hardest thing about any political campaign is how to win without proving that you are unworthy of winning.

Adlai Ewing Stevenson Senior
 
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I believe that a politician needs to be with people.

Rahul Gandhi
 
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What we see before us is a politics devoid of kindness and truth... today, politics is not being used in the service of the people: it is being used to crush them, not to lift them up.

IndiaRahul Gandhi
 
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That's what we're missing. We're missing argument. We're missing debate. We're missing colloquy. We're missing all sorts of things. Instead, we're accepting.

Studs Terkel
 
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In the age of Trump, we need to be aware of emotional rhetoric and its power regardless of whether or not it's based in fact.

Beto O'Rourke
 
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The happiness of society is the end of government.

Society, GovernmentsJohn Adams
 
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If you watch the news, you see politicians use human vulnerabilities to get in and earn people's trust.

Morena Baccarin
 
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I would rather be beaten, and be a man, than to be elected and be a little puppy dog.

Davy Crockett
 
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To err is human. To blame someone else is politics.

Hubert H. Humphrey
 
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In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way.

Franklin D. Roosevelt
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Politics have no relation to morals.

Morality & EthicsNiccoló Machiavelli
 
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It is to be regretted that the rich and powerful too often bend the acts of government to their own selfish purposes.

PowerAndrew Jackson
 
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You know, you're gonna have to get much better at lying if you want to be president.

LiesLucifer Morningstar in Lucifer, Season 1 Episode 1
 
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The president is like a lone tree in an empty field. He leans whichever way the wind is blowing.

Francis Underwood in House of Cards, Season 2 Episode 2
 
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A smart man once said to me that speculation is a poor form of politics. Why don't you stick to what you know?

Francis Underwood in House of Cards, Season 1 Episode 12
 
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An honest man in politics shines more there than he would elsewhere.

HonestyMark Twain
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It's been my experience that Senators are only focused on pleasing those who fund their campaigns and they are more than willing to forget the niceties of democracy to get those funds.

Obi-Wan Kenobi in Star Wars, Episode II - Angriff der Klonkrieger
 
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You think the people of this country exist to provide you with position. I think your position exists to provide those people with freedom.

PowerBraveheart, by William Wallace
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War is young men dying and old men talking. You know this. Ignore the politics.

WarTroy, by Odysseus
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Artists use lies to tell the truth, while politicians use them to cover the truth up.

Art, TruthV for Vendetta, by Evey Hammond
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Equations are more important to me, because politics is for the present, but an equation is something for eternity.

MathematicsAlbert Einstein
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Yes, we can.

2008, Famous QuotesBarack Obama (44th US-President)
 
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Finance is a gun. Politics is knowing when to pull the trigger.

MoneyThe Godfather - Teil 3, by Don Lucchesi
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Al Qaeda is still a threat. We cannot pretend somehow that because Barack Hussein Obama got elected as president, suddenly everything is going to be OK.

2009, AmericaBarack Obama
 
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A good compromise, a good piece of legislation, is like a good sentence; or a good piece of music. Everybody can recognize it. They say, 'Huh. It works. It makes sense.'

Barack Obama
 
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[..] know that your people will judge you on what you can build, not what you destroy.

Human Rights, 2009Barack Obama (Inauguration Speech)
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