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All people are born alike - except Republicans and Democrats.

Everything is possible, from angels to demons, to economists and politicians.

A politician never forgets the precarious nature of elective life. We have never established a practice of tenure in public office.

There are times when one would like to hang the whole human race and finish the farce.

Mark Twain

Conservative n: A statesman who is enamored of existing evils, as distinguished from the Liberal who wishes to replace them with others.

I hate all politics. I don't like either political party. One should not belong to them - one should be an individual standing in the middle. Anyone that belongs to a party stops thinking.

When I am getting ready to reason with a man I spend one-third of my time thinking about myself and what I am going to say, and two-thirds about him and what he is going to say.

Democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for the people.

In politics, strangely enough, the best way to play your cards is to lay them face upwards on the table.

To expect the unexpected shows a thoroughly modern intellect.

Allow the president to invade a neighboring nation whenever he shall deem it necessary to repel an invasion, and you allow him to do so whenever he may choose to say he deems it necessary for such a purpose - and you allow him to make war at pleasure.

I claim that human mind or human society is not divided into watertight compartments called social political and religious. All act and react upon one another.

Sometimes I wonder if we shall ever grow up in our politics and say definite things which mean something, or whether we shall always go on using generalities to which everyone can subscribe and which mean very little.

Don't be a bottleneck. If a matter is not a decision for the President, or you delegate it. Force responsibility down and out. Find problem areas add structure and delegate. The pressure is to do the reverse. Resist it.

With public sentiment nothing can fail. Without it nothing can succeed.

Nothing is so admirable in politics as a short memory.

In my opinion eight years as president is enough, and sometimes too much for any man to serve in that capacity.

Where is the justice of political power if it executes the murderer and jails the plunderer, and then itself marches upon neighboring lands, killing thousands and pillaging the very hills?

Put two or three men in positions of conflicting authority. This will force them to work at loggerheads, allowing you to be the ultimate arbiter.

The most perfect political community is one in which the middle class is in control and outnumbers both of the other classes.

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