Politics is not about money.
Most people don't want to talk about politics and religion. They say, ''Let's talk about something else.''
There are times in politics when you must be on the right side and lose.
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.
In war, you can only be killed once, but in politics, many times.
Politics is not about power.
In politics the middle way is none at all.
Politics is like football; if you see daylight, go through the hole.
Politics are the divine science, after all.
One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors.
Politics is just show business for ugly people.
I must not write a word to you about politics, because you are a woman.
In our age there is no such thing as 'keeping out of politics.' All issues are political issues, and politics itself is a mass of lies, evasions, folly, hatred and schizophrenia.
Radical changes in world politics leave America with a heightened responsibility to be, for the world, an example of a genuinely free, democratic, just and humane society.
Clinton and Obama practice this politics known quaintly as the Richard Speck strategy: if you cannot take on everyone in the room at once, take them out of the room one at a time.
A purely objective viewpoint does not exist in the cosmos or in politics.
Politics is war without bloodshed, while war is politics with bloodshed.
In politics... never retreat, never retract... never admit a mistake.
Politics in a literary work, is like a gun shot in the middle of a concert, something vulgar, and however, something which is impossible to ignore.
When you are in any contest, you should work as if there were - to the very last minute - a chance to lose it. This is battle, this is politics, this is anything.
The idea that religion and politics don't mix was invented by the Devil to keep Christians from running their own country.
Practical politics consists in ignoring facts.
In politics, as in religion, it is equally absurd to aim at making proselytes by fire and sword. Heresies in either can rarely be cured by persecution.
Religion has to stay in the heart, not in politics. It is private.
In the end, that's what this election is about. Do we participate in a politics of cynicism or a politics of hope?