There is no act of treachery or meanness of which a political party is not capable for in politics there is no honour.
- Benjamin Disraeli
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Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.
- Spiro T. Agnew
We read too much Shakespeare at school, and view our parliamentary politics as dynastic drama, in which an impatient crown prince frets at his long subordination and begins to scheme for the throne he knows he merits, was promised and has earned.
- James Buchan
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.
- Marshall McLuhan
I don't want to express my opinion about actual politics, because if I do, I have to be responsible for my decision.
- Haruki Murakami
My college, Fitzwilliam, was pretty good but unfashionable and I lived in digs so I was not part of the cloistered 'old college' environment, which frankly was a bit intimidating. But I worked hard and settled in by exploring politics and girls.
- Vince Cable
In politics, merit is rewarded by the possessor being raised, like a target, to a position to be fired at.
- Christian Nestell Bovee
It has been said that politics is the second oldest profession. I have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first.
- Ronald Reagan
I never thought of politics as a profession.
- Georgios A. Papandreou