If you wish the sympathy of broad masses, then you
must tell them the crudest and most stupid things.
I tell you folks, all POLITICS is Apple Sauce.
In POLITICS if thou wouldest mix
And mean thy fortunes be,
Bear this in mind : Be deaf and blind,
Let great folks hear and see.
Men who have greatness within them don’t go in for POLITICS.
POLITICS is a business of profound promises.
POLITICS is applesauce.
POLITICS is like a racehorse. A good jockey must know
how to fall with the least possible damage.
POLITICS is perhaps the only profession for which no
preparation is thought necessary.
Robert Louis Stevenson
POLITICS is the science of exigencies.
POLITICS, as the word is commonly understood, is nothing
Practical POLITICS consists in ignoring facts.
Real POLITICS is the possession and distribution of power.
The aim of civilisation is to make POLITICS superfluous
and science and art indispensable.
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.
The whole aim of practical POLITICS is to keep the populace alarmed (and hence clamorous to be led to safety) by menacing it with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary.
H. L. Mencken
There is no gambling like POLITICS.