Politics and war are remarkably similar situations.
- Newt Gingrich
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All the president is, is a glorified public relations man who spends his time flattering, kissing, and kicking people to get them to do what they are supposed to do anyway.
- Harry S. Truman
When we are sick, we want an uncommon doctor when we have a construction job to do, we want an uncommon engineer, and when we are at war, we want an uncommon general. It is only when we get into politics that we are satisfied with the common man.
- Herbert Hoover
Frankly, if you do politics, you should not be thinking about your dignity.
- Aung San Suu Kyi
No science is immune to the infection of politics and the corruption of power.
- Jacob Bronowski
Practical politics consists in ignoring facts.
- Henry Adams
I'm not involved in politics any more and they're quite right.
- Jeffrey Archer
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.
- James Russell Lowell
The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun.
- R. Buckminster Fuller