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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.

Compromise makes a good umbrella but a poor roof, it is temporary expedient often wise in party politics almost sure to be unwise in statesmanship.

By burning Luther's books you may rid your bookshelves of him but you will not rid men's minds of him.

Finality is not the language of politics.

A sincere and steadfast co-operation in promoting such a reconstruction of our political system as would provide for the permanent liberty and happiness of the United States.

The constitution vests the power of declaring war in Congress, therefore no offensive expedition of importance can be undertaken until after they shall have deliberated upon the subject and authorized such a measure.

There is no maxim in my opinion which is more liable to be misapplied and which therefore more needs elucidation than the current one that the interest of the majority is the political standard of right and wrong.

War is the ultimate tool of politics.

There is no act of treachery or meanness of which a political party is not capable, for in politics there is no honour.

Political courage is not political suicide.

Politics is such a torment that I advise everyone I love not to mix with it.

I am really sorry to see my countrymen trouble themselves about politics. If men were wise the most arbitrary princes could not hurt them. If they are not wise the freest government is compelled to be a tyranny. Princes appear to me to be fools. Houses of Commons and Houses of Lords appear to me to be fools, they seem to me to be something else besides human life.

There is no doubt that America remains the premier political, economic, military power in the world, and I both expect and count on it remaining so, because I think that's certainly in our best interest, but also the best interests of the world.

In politics every day is filled with numerous opportunities for serious error. Enjoy it.

The political scene is already so turgid it doesn't need more of that from me.

The only people who say worse things about politicians that reporters do are other politicians.

The advantage of the internet is that it has taken away the charade of politics. China has heard of democracy and people know about certain concepts they wouldn't have previously.

Politically there were failures. And also on the personal level there were tremendous failures.

The method of political science is the interpretation of life, its instrument is insight a nice understanding of subtle unformulated conditions.

Now that the House of Commons is trying to become useful it does a great deal of harm.

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