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.
In war, you can only be killed once, but in politics, many times.
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.
Politics is not about power.
Politics is like football; if you see daylight, go through the hole.
In politics the middle way is none at all.
Politics are the divine science, after all.
I must not write a word to you about politics, because you are a woman.
Politics is just show business for ugly people.
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.
Politics doesn't make strange bedfellows - marriage does.
Politics is a blood sport.
If there is any fixed star in our constitutional constellation, it is that no official, high or petty, can prescribe what shall be orthodox in politics, nationalism, religion, or other matters of opinion, or force citizens to confess by word or act.
I love the ACLU and I'm concerned now, especially when it comes to our rights, with current politics and the religious community and the Conservative majority or minority - I don't know who they are.
A purely objective viewpoint does not exist in the cosmos or in politics.
I've warned them, no partisan politics.
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?
I'm not really one of those people who believes that if you're a musician you can just leave that behind and start getting into politics.