Quotes of politics

  1. I'm not taking any interest in politics I'm not involved in politics in any way. My life is in writing now. – Jeffrey Archer
  2. Politics will sooner or later make fools of everybody. – Dick Armey
  3. Even with politics stuff comes around again. Woody Guthrie would recognize America today. – Billy Bragg
  4. When you cover politics you realize that knowing how to talk about character matters more and more. The way we hold ideas is more important than the ideas. – David Brooks
  5. I think that what went wrong with religion is the same thing that went wrong with politics Is that it became too money based and too controlling. It's just a weakness that we human beings have for control- we want one thing and then we want more and then we want more. – Dave Davies
  6. When I was a kid, Eisenhower had been President forever, and all of a sudden, everything in the world was all about Jack Kennedy. I was 12, interested in politics my father was from Massachusetts, had an accent like Kennedy. – James Ellroy
  7. Music is what I must do, business is what I need to do and politics is what I have to do. – Bob Geldof
  8. Until politics are a branch of science we shall do well to regard political and social reforms as experiments rather than short -cuts to the millennium. – John B. S. Haldane
  9. 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
  10. Radical changes in world politics leave America with a heightened responsibility to be, for the world, an example of a genuinely free, democratic, just and humane society. – Pope John Paul II
  11. Politics is the skilled use of blunt objects. – Lester B. Pearson
  12. I read all these stories that I don't know anything about politics But I must know something. I've had some good victories in Congress, and I've survived this town for four years. – Donald T. Regan
  13. I wish it were simply a nightmare, but I think that any reasonable person watching American politics would come to the conclusion that a second Bush administration would in fact incorporate a more radicalized version of what we've seen in the first administration. – Robert Reich
  14. One of the things being in politics has taught me is that men are not a reasoned or reasonable sex. – Margaret Thatcher
  15. I have come to realize that Jesse Helms stands for everything in politics that is anathema to me. – William Weld

Usage examples for politics

  1. At once Mrs. Gray flew into politics – Rachel Gray by Julia Kavanagh
  2. At other times we will talk politics and I wish you could hear the advanced views of this " old" lady of eighty. ” – Vanishing Roads and Other Essays by Richard Le Gallienne
  3. In politics we have an art. ” – On Compromise by John Morley
  4. Politics was much more important than anything else, in that part of the world. ” – The Invaders by William Fitzgerald Jenkins
  5. But he gradually became absorbed in his history and devoted less and less time to politics – The Age of Tennyson by Hugh Walker
  6. “ I know nothing of your politics – The Untilled Field by George Moore
  7. Our business is with his politics not his manners. ” – The Power Of The Popes by Pierre Claude François Daunou
  8. But politics are politics – The Framework of Home Rule by Erskine Childers
  9. And they talked politics a great deal, which bored me as I am sure they would bore you. ” – The Sisters-In-Law by Gertrude Atherton
  10. The indifference of the American people to politics has disappeared. ” – The Art of Public Speaking by Dale Carnagey (AKA Dale Carnegie) and J. Berg Esenwein
  11. “ Gouache is a gentleman, of course- and besides, I mean to have my portrait, politics or no politics – Saracinesca by F. Marion Crawford
  12. “ " Politics are things going on at the present time, and no real lady is expected to take interest in them," says she. ” – Phemie Frost's Experiences by Ann S. Stephens
  13. From the union of both, politics were to receive their direction. ” – The Life and Times of Ulric Zwingli by Johann Hottinger
  14. This organization is going in for politics then? ” – The Mardi Gras Mystery by H. Bedford-Jones
  15. You wouldn't call politics a profession exactly. ” – An Amiable Charlatan by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  16. “ " The Tired Tinkhams aren't so rare in politics he went on. ” – The Henchman by Mark Lee Luther
  17. In politics my dear sir, the appearance of a man means much more than his substance. ” – The Dueling Machine by Benjamin William Bova Myron R. Lewis
  18. Let politics be hanged and come to see me. ” – Stories of Authors, British and American by Edwin Watts Chubb
  19. So much the better for politics – A People's Man by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  20. John Grey had, so to speak, no politics – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope

Idioms for politics