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Engrave this Quote The history of American politics is littered with bodies of people who took so pure a position that they had no clout at all.
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-Ben C. Bradlee
Engrave this Quote The most important political office is that of private citizen.
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-Louis D. Brandeis
Engrave this Quote The office of president is a bastardized thing, half royalty and half democracy that nobody knows whether to genuflect or spit.
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-Jimmy Breslin
Engrave this Quote Politics are usually the executive expression of human immaturity.
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-Vera Brittain
Engrave this Quote A passion for politics stems usually from an insatiable need, either for power, or for friendship and adulation, or a combination of both.
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-Fawn M. Brodie
Engrave this Quote Any established village; could afford a town drunkard, a town atheist, and a few Democrats.
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-Denis E. Brogan
Engrave this Quote A liberal is a man who leaves a room when the fight begins.
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-Heywood Broun
Engrave this Quote It doesn't matter what I say as long as I sound different from other politicians.
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-Jerry Brown
Engrave this Quote Lofty posts make great men greater still, and small men much smaller.
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-Jean De La Bruyere
Engrave this Quote I hope the two wings of the Democratic Party may flap together.
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-William Jennings Bryan
Engrave this Quote No wonder that, when a political career is so precarious, men of worth and capacity hesitate to embrace it. They cannot afford to be thrown out of their life's course by a mere accident.
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-James Bryce
Engrave this Quote A disposition to preserve, and an ability to improve, taken together, would be my standard of a statesman.
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-Edmund Burke
Engrave this Quote Circumstances give in reality to every political principle its distinguishing color and discriminating effect. The circumstances are what render every civil and political scheme beneficial or noxious to mankind.
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-Edmund Burke
Engrave this Quote Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but his judgment; and he betrays instead of serving you if he sacrifices it to your opinion.
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-Edmund Burke
Engrave this Quote Magnanimity in politics is not seldom the truest wisdom; and a great empire and little minds go ill together.
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-Edmund Burke
Speech on Conciliation with America: The Thirteen Resolutions, Works, vol. 2 (1899), Speech at the House of Commons, London, March 22, 1775
Engrave this Quote People say I'm indecisive, but I don't know about that.
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-George Bush
Engrave this Quote A promising young man should go into politics so that he can go on promising for the rest of his life.
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-Robert Byrne
Engrave this Quote I have simplified my politics into an utter detestation of all existing governments; and, as it is the shortest and most agreeable and summary feeling imaginable, the first moment of an universal republic would convert me into an advocate for single and uncontradicted despotism. The fact is, riches are power, and poverty is slavery all over the earth, and one sort of establishment is no better, nor worse, for a people than another.
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-Lord (George Gordon) Byron
Engrave this Quote An honest politician is one who when he is bought will stay bought.
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-W. J. Cameron
Engrave this Quote Politics and the fate of mankind are shaped by men without ideals and without greatness. Men who have greatness within them don't go in for politics.
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-Albert Camus
Engrave this Quote Away with the cant of Measures, not men! -- the idle supposition that it is the harness and not the horses that draw the chariot along. No, Sir, if the comparison must be made, if the distinction must be taken, men are everything, measures comparatively nothing.
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-George Canning
Engrave this Quote Sometimes in politics one must duel with skunks, but no one should be fool enough to allow skunks to choose the weapons.
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-Joseph Cannon
Engrave this Quote Little other than a red tape Talking-machine, and unhappy Bag of Parliamentary Eloquence.
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-Thomas Carlyle
Engrave this Quote It is a vain hope to make people happy by politics.
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-Thomas Carlyle
Engrave this Quote Religion is organized to satisfy and guide the soul -- politics does the same thing for the body.
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-Joyce Cary

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