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Politics is the skilled use of blunt objects.
– Lester B. PearsonRate it:
Politics is war without bloodshed while war is politics with bloodshed.
– Mao Tse TungRate it:
Politics makes strange postmasters.
– Kin HubbardRate it:
Politics should be the part-time profession of every citizen who would protect the rights and privileges of free people and who would preserve what is good and fruitful in our national heritage.
– Lucille BallRate it:
Politics when I am in it, makes me sick.
– Edward De BonoRate it:
Politics will eventually be replaced by imagery. The politician will be only too happy to abdicate in favor of his image, because the image will be much more powerful than he could ever be.
– Herbert Marshall McLuhanRate it:
Politics [is] the art of achieving the maximum amount of freedom for individuals that is consistent with the maintenance of social order.
– Barry GoldwaterRate it:
Politics, as a practice, whatever its professions, has always been the systematic organization of hatreds.
– Henry AdamsRate it:
Politics, n. Strife of interests masquerading as a contest of principles.
– Ambrose BierceRate it:
Politics, whatever its professions, has always been the systematic organization of hatreds.
– Henry AdamsRate it:
Politics... have always been the systematic organization of hatreds.
– Henry Brooks AdamsRate it:
Polling is merely an instrument for gauging public opinion. When a president or any other leader pays attention to poll results, he is, in effect, paying attention to the views of the people. Any other interpretation is nonsense.
– George GallupRate it:
Pool of Shallow Waters
– Ashley Dean MairRate it:
Poor are poor because rich are rich.
– B. J. GuptaRate it:
Poor fellow, he suffers from files.
– Aneurin BevanRate it:
Poor human nature, what horrible crimes have been committed in thy name!
– Emma GoldmanRate it:
Poor is the man who does not know his own intrinsic worth and tends to measure everything by relative value. A man of financial wealth who values himself by his financial net worth is poorer than a poor man who values himself by his intrinsic self worth.
– Sidney MadwedRate it:
Poor is the man whose pleasures depend on the permission of another.
– MadonnaRate it:
Poor little Foal of an oppressed race! I love the languid patience of thy face.
– Samuel Taylor ColeridgeRate it:
Poor little men, poor little cocks! As soon as they're old enough, they swell their plumage to be conquerors. If they only knew that it's enough to be just a little bit wounded and sad in order to obtain everything without fighting for it.
– Jean AnouilhRate it:
Poor Mexico - so far from God and so close to the United States.
– Porfirio Diaz, Biography of Porfirio DiazRate it:
Poor, dear, silly Spring, preparing her annual surprise!
– Wallace StevensRate it:
Poorly written novels--no matter how pious and edifying the behavior of the characters--are not good in themselves and are therefore not really edifying.
– Flannery O'ConnorRate it:
Pop artists deal with the lowly trivia of possessions and equipment that the present generation is lugging along with it on its safari into the future.
– J. G. BallardRate it:
Popular art is normally decried as vulgar by the cultivated people of its time; then it loses favor with its original audience as a new generation grows up; then it begins to merge into the softer lighting of quaint, and cultivated people become interested in it, and finally it begins to take on the archaic dignity of the primitive.
– Northrop FryeRate it:

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