Ronald Reagan Wikipedia


1. “It is the duty of every citizen according to his best capacities to give credibility to his convictions in political affairs.” – Albert Einstein

2. “Politics, n. Strife of interests masquerading as a contest of principles.” – Ambrose Bierce

3. “Man is by nature a political animal.” – Aristotle

4. “I have come to the conclusion that politics are too serious a matter to be left to the politicians.” – Charles De Gaulle

5. “The mistake a lot of politicians make is in forgetting they’ve been appointed and thinking they’ve been anointed.” – Claude D. Pepper

6. “Politics is made up large of irrelevancies.” – Dalton Camp

7. “Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it whether it exists or not, diagnosing it incorrectly, and applying the wrong remedy.” – Ernest Benn

8. “Being in politics is like being a football coach. You have to be smart enough to understand the game, and dumb enough to think it’s important.” – Eugene McCarthy

Frank McKinney Hubbard Wikipedia

9. “We would all like to vote for the best man but he is never a candidate.” – Frank McKinney Hubbard

10. “When the political columns say ‘Every thinking man’ they mean themselves, and when candidates appeal to ‘Every intelligent voter’ they mean everyone who is going to vote for them.” – Franklin P. Adams

11. “Run for office? No. I’ve slept with too many women, I’ve done too many drugs, and I’ve been to too many parties.” – George Clooney

Harry S. Truman

12. “My choice early in life was either to be a piano-player in a whorehouse or a politician. And to tell the truth, there’s hardly any difference.” – Harry S. Truman

13. “Nothing is so admirable in politics as a short memory.” – John Kenneth Galbraith

14. “The word ‘politics’ is derived from the word ‘poly’, meaning ‘many’, and the word ‘ticks’, meaning ‘blood sucking parasites’.” – Larry Hardiman

15. “Politics is the skilled use of blunt objects.” – Lester B. Pearson

16. “Politics is war without bloodshed while war is politics with blotshed.” – Mao Tse-Tung

17. “Nothing can so alienate a voter from the political system as backing a winning candidate.” – Mark B. Cohen

Milton Berle

18. “You can lead a man to Congress, but you can not make him think.” – Milton Berle

19. “Politics is the art of the possible.” – Otto Von Bismarck

20. “In politics, an absurdity is not a handicap.” – Napoleon Bonaparte

21. “Politics is the art of preventing people from taking part in affairs which properly concern them.” – Paul Valery

22. “Politicians are wonderful people as long as they stay away from things they do not understand, such as working for a living.” – PJ ORourke

23. “In politics you must always keep running with the pack. The moment that you falter and they sense that you are injured, the rest will turn on you like wolves.” – RA Butler

24. “Politics is a large matter of heart.” – RA Butler

25. “Politics is despite the only profession for which no preparation is thought necessary.” – Robert Louis Stevenson

26. “Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.” – Ronald Reagan

27. “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

28. “A politician is a fellow who will lay down your life for his country.” – Texas Guinan

29. “The political machine triumphs because it is a united minority acting against a divided majority.” – Will Durant

30. “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

Source by Danielle Hollister