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In Politics I Am Growing Indifferent -- I Would Like It, If I Could Now Return To My Planting And Books At Home.
~ Francois Arouet
I Must Study Politics And War That My Sons May Have Liberty To Study Mathematics And Philosophy. My Sons Ought To Study Mathematics And Philosophy, Geography, Natural History, Naval Architecture, Navigation, Commerce, And Agriculture, In Order To Give Their Children A Right To Study Painting, Poetry, Music, Architecture, Statuary, Tapestry, And Porcelain.
~ John Adams
Sometimes In Politics One Must Duel With Skunks, But No One Should Be Fool Enough To Allow The Skunks To Choose The Weapons.
~ Lester R Bittel
Nothing Is So Admirable In Politics As A Short Memory.
~ John Kenneth Galbraith
Those Who Do Not Do Politics Will Be Done In By Politics.
~ French Prove
Social History Might Be Defined Negatively As The History Of A People With The Politics Left Out.
~ G. M. Trevelyan
The Teaching Of Politics Is That The Government, Which Was Set For Protection And Comfort Of All Good Citizens, Becomes The Principal Obstruction And Nuisance With Which We Have To Contend? The Cheat And Bully And Malefactor We Meet Everywhere Is The Government.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson, Journal, 1860
To Do Evil That Good May Come Of It Is For Bunglers In Politics As Well As Morals.
~ William Penn
To Bemoan The Messiness Of Politics Is Not Just A Folly It Betrays A Dangerous Impatience With Basic Realities. It Is Like Becoming Disturbed That People Do Not Fall In Love Sensibly -- And So Deciding To Computerize The Problem.
~ Theodore Roszak
Those Who Are Too Smart To Engage In Politics Are Punished By Being Governed By Those Who Are Dumber.
~ Plato
My Final Warning To You Is Always Pay For Your Own Drinks. All The Scandals In The World Of Politics Today Have Their Cause In The Despicable Habit Of Swallowing Free Drinks.
~ Y. Yakigawa
War Is The Continuation Of Politics By Other Means.
~ General Karl Von Clausewitz, Book: "On War"
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