You know they say the most dangerous person of the world is a member of the United States Congress just home from a three-day fact-finding trip.
You may think the president is all-powerful, but he is not. He needs a lot of guidance from the Lord.
A politician will do anything to keep his job - even become a patriot.
A war for a great principle ennobles a nation.
After much prayerful consideration, I feel that I must say I have climbed my last political mountain.
George C. Wallace
My hope is that 10 years from now, after I've been across the street at work for a while, they'll all be glad they gave me that wonderful vote.
Sandra Day O'Connor
Ninety percent of the politicians give the other ten percent a bad reputation.
Henry A. Kissinger
No real social change has ever been brought about without a revolution... revolution is but thought carried into action.
Oh, that lovely title, ex-president.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors.
Every politician should have been born an orphan and remain a bachelor.
Lady Bird Johnson
For every talent that poverty has stimulated it has blighted a hundred.
John W. Gardner
Frankly, I don't mind not being President. I just mind that someone else is.
Free speech is not to be regulated like diseased cattle and impure butter. The audience that hissed yesterday may applaud today, even for the same performance.
William O. Douglas
A liberal is a man or a woman or a child who looks forward to a better day, a more tranquil night, and a bright, infinite future.
What politicians want to create is irreversible change because when you leave office someone changes it back again.
When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one, an unpitied sacrifice in a contemptible struggle.
When buying and selling are controlled by legislation, the first things to be bought and sold are legislators.
P. J. O'Rourke
When governments become large, voters cannot exercise close oversight, otherwise known as political power.
When I was a boy I was told that anybody could become President; I'm beginning to believe it.
If the United States of America or Britain is having elections, they don't ask for observers from Africa or from Asia. But when we have elections, they want observers.
If voting changed anything, they'd make it illegal.
Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future.
John F. Kennedy
Our whole constitutional heritage rebels at the thought of giving government the power to control men's minds.
Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did.