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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:
Politics is the science of urgencies.
– Theodore ParkerRate it:
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:

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