Popular Quotes and Sayings about Politics

It is the duty of every citizen according to his best capacities to give validity to his convictions in political affairs. ~Albert Einstein

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

There is always more misery among the lower classes than there is humanity in the higher. ~Victor Hugo

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

Politics is the skilled use of blunt objects. ~Lester B. Pearson

Politics is perhaps the only profession for which no preparation is thought necessary. ~Robert Louis Stevenson

If a free society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save the few who are rich. ~John F. Kennedy

The problem with political jokes is they get elected. ~Henry Cate VII

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

This is the devilish thing about foreign affairs: they are foreign and will not always conform to our whim. ~James Reston

Politics is applesauce. ~Will Rogers

Everything is funny as long as it is happening to Somebody Else. ~Will Rogers

Politics is the art of preventing people from taking part in affairs which properly concern them. ~Paul Valery

Crime does not pay ... as well as politics. ~Alfred E. Newman