Politics is not about money.
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.
There are times in politics when you must be on the right side and lose.
Most people don't want to talk about politics and religion. They say, ''Let's talk about something else.''
In war, you can only be killed once, but in politics, many times.
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.
One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors.
You can't make peace with just politics but by making friends. Peace is not made by fighting, shooting and violence, that won't solve problems.
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.
Although he's regularly asked to do so, God does not take sides in American politics.
Religion hinges upon faith, politics hinges upon who can tell the most convincing lies or maybe just shout the loudest, but science hinges upon whether its conclusions resemble what actually happens.
I must study politics and war, that my sons may have the liberty to study mathematics and philosophy, natural history and naval architecture, in order to give their children a right to study painting, poetry, music, architecture, tapestry, and porcelain.
This is sort of backdoor politics at its worst, for the worst possible reasons.
Politics is repetition. It is not change. Change is something beyond what we call politics. Change is the essence politics is supposed to be the means to bring into being.
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.
What you're seeing is a frontal assault on business as usual - the politics of insiders using the system to benefit themselves and their friends.
Sept. 11 has greatly energized students in thinking about politics. They are much more aware and interested now than they were before, ... We've had many discussions about 9/11 and its aftermath, including some special lectures. I think it is something that is ingrained in this generation's minds.
We all know the decision is a political gimmick to please the backward castes and win polls. Politics should not come into creativity. This is a shameful decision. It would only reduce competence.
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.