Practical politics consists in ignoring facts.
- Henry Adams
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The ability of the 1 percent to buy politicians and regulators is nothing new in American politics - just as inequality has been a permanent part of our economic system. This is true of virtually all political and economic systems.
- Eric Alterman
I know many writers who first dictate passages, then polish what they have dictated. I speak, then I polish - occasionally I do windows.
- Edward Koch
Good policy makes good politics and what I've done has been good politics.
- J. C. Watts
In almost every country there are elements of opinion which would welcome such a conclusion because they wish to return to the politics of the balance of power, unrestricted and unregulated armaments, international anarchy, and preparation for war.
- Arthur Henderson
I think politics come out of psychology.
- Bruce Springsteen
We talked about politics constantly in my family growing up in North Carolina. There were always debates. Being of Greek background it's in our blood to drink coffee and talk politics.
- Zach Galifianakis
Voters don't decide issues, they decide who will decide issues.
- George Will
I do not believe that politics in the long run is about individuals. It is about ideas.
- Eliot Spitzer