200+ Best Politic Quotes And Sayings

Political leaders are called many things, including President, Prime Minister, and Mayor of the Town. But they’re usually called something else too: human beings. They’re people who are forced to make decisions that are sometimes life-threatening, sometimes life-altering. And on top of that, they have to deal with daunting situations on a daily basis while having to constantly maintain control of their relationships with thousands of different people Read more

It’s no wonder that it can be difficult, even impossible, for them to stay optimistic and positive when dealing with the business of politics. Yet many great leaders have managed it. Here are some inspirational quotes about politics from some of the most powerful people in the world.

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I don't care a damn about men who are loyal to the people who pay them, to organizations... I don't think even my country means all that much. There are many countries in our blood, aren't there, but only one person. Would the world be in the mess it is if we were loyal to love and not to countries? Graham Greene
I can see how it might be possible for a...
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I can see how it might be possible for a man to look down upon the earth and be an atheist, but I cannot conceive how a man could look up into the heavens and say there is no God. Abraham Lincoln
Civilized men are more discourteous than savages because they know...
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Civilized men are more discourteous than savages because they know they can be impolite without having their skulls split, as a general thing. Robert E. Howard
In my many years I have come to a conclusion...
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In my many years I have come to a conclusion that one useless man is a shame, two is a law firm, and three or more is a congress. Peter Stone
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You know what's truly weird about any financial crisis? We made it up. Currency, money, finance, they're all social inventions. When the sun comes up in the morning it's shining on the same physical landscape, all the atoms are in place. Bruce Sterling
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It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs, who comes short again and again, because there is no effort without error and shortcoming; but who does actually strive to do the deeds; who knows great enthusiasms, the great devotions; who spends himself in a worthy cause; who at the best knows in the end the triumph of high achievement, and who at the worst, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who neither know victory nor defeat. Theodore Roosevelt
My concern is not whether God is on our side;...
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My concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right. Abraham Lincoln
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government...
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Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves. Ronald Reagan
The rights of every man are diminished when the rights...
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The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened. John F. Kennedy
A Nation should not be judged by how it treats...
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A Nation should not be judged by how it treats its highest citizens, but it's lowest ones Nelson Mandela
I never did give them hell. I just told the...
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I never did give them hell. I just told the truth, and they thought it was hell. Harry Truman
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Status quo, you know, is Latin for 'the mess we're in'. Ronald Reagan
In this country we have no place for hyphenated Americans.
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In this country we have no place for hyphenated Americans. Theodore Roosevelt
When we blindly adopt a religion, a political system, a...
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When we blindly adopt a religion, a political system, a literary dogma, we become automatons. Unknown
Total paranoia is just total awareness.
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Total paranoia is just total awareness. Charles Manson
Republicans are for both the man and the dollar, but...
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Republicans are for both the man and the dollar, but in case of conflict the man before the dollar. Abraham Lincoln
Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel...
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Let them call me a rebel and welcome. I feel no concern from it. But should I suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul. Thomas Paine
Reader, suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were...
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Reader, suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a member of Congress. But I repeat myself. Mark Twain
The last thing I ever wanted was to be alive...
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The last thing I ever wanted was to be alive when the three most powerful people on the whole planet would be named Bush, Dick and Colon. Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
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In politics, stupidity is not a handicap. Unknown