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Politics is a place of humble hopes and strangely modest requirements, where all are good who are not criminal and all are wise who are not ridiculously otherwise.
– Frank Moore ColbyRate it:
Politics is about the control of a limited number of resources by a limited number of people who think that number is too many
– Gary Holder-WinfieldRate it:
Politics is applesauce.
– Will RogersRate it:
Politics is largely a matter of heart.
– R. A. ButlerRate it:
Politics is made up largely of irrelevancies.
– Dalton CampRate it:
Politics is no exact science.
– Otto von BismarkRate it:
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
– Ronald ReaganRate it:
Politics is not the art of the possible. It consists in choosing between the disastrous and the unpalatable.
– John Kenneth GalbraithRate it:
Politics is not the art of the possible. It consists of choosing between the disastrous and the unpalatable.
– J. K. GalbraithRate it:
Politics is not worrying this country one-tenth as much as where to find a parking space.
– Will RogersRate it:
Politics is organized hatred, that is unity.
– John Jay ChapmanRate it:
Politics is perhaps the only profession for which no preparation is thought necessary.
– Robert Louis StephensonRate it:
Politics is still crucially important. Our choices are vital, and we've got to make them, and not just say, 'Oh, they're all the same.' They are all the same in certain ways, alas -- a political animal is such an animal. But lurking somewhere behind their rhetoric and their spittle are important choices that we should make.
– Dennis PotterRate it:
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 ReaganRate it:
Politics is the art of anesthesia.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
– Julius Henry MarxRate it:
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it whether it exists or not, diagnosing it incorrectly, and applying the wrong remedy.
– Ernest BennRate it:
Politics is the art of preventing people from sticking their noses in things that are properly their business.
– Paul ValéryRate it:
Politics is the art of preventing people from taking part in affairs which properly concern them.
– Paul ValeryRate it:
Politics is the art of the possible.
– R. A. ButlerRate it:
Politics is the art of the possible.
(originally, "Die Politik ist die Lehre von Möglichen.")

– Otto von BismarckRate it:
Politics is the conspiracy of the unproductive but organized against the productive but unorganized.
– Joseph SobranRate it:
Politics is the gentle art of getting votes from the poor and campaign funds from the rich, by promising to protect each from the other.
– Oscar AmeringerRate it:
Politics is the pursuit of trivial men who, when they succeed at it, become important in the eyes of more trivial men.
– George Jean NathanRate it:
Politics is the science of getting more power than anyone deserves to have.
– Kirk Brothers, The Revolutionary RightRate it:

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