politics quotes

I think the record shows that as Speaker, I have taken the lead in cleaning up politics.John Bercow

When I first started out in politics I was, what you might describe as, a hard right Conservative.John Bercow

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.Leonard Bernstein

After many, many years, I fell out of love with politics. It's not something I like but it's the truth.Bernardo Bertolucci

There can be no wise politics without thought beforehand.Annie Besant

Muhammadan law in its relation to women, is a pattern to European law. Look back to the history of Islam, and you will find that women have often taken leading places - on the throne, in the battle-field, in politics, in literature, poetry, etc.Annie Besant

Alliance - in international politics, the union of two thieves who have their hands so deeply inserted in each other's pockets that they cannot separately plunder a third.Ambrose Bierce

Consul - in American politics, a person who having failed to secure an office from the people is given one by the Administration on condition that he leave the country.Ambrose Bierce

The journey for women, no matter what venue it is - politics, business, film - it's, it's a long journey.Kathryn Bigelow

Never believe anything in politics until it has been officially denied.Otto von Bismarck

The secret of politics? Make a good treaty with Russia.Otto von Bismarck

Politics is the art of the possible.Otto von Bismarck

Politics ruins the character.Otto von Bismarck

But I'm not interested in politics. I lose interest the microsecond it ceases to be emotional, when something becomes a political movement. What I'm interested in is emotions.Bjork

I'm not going to talk like I know about politics, because I'm a total amateur, but maybe I can be a spokesperson for people who aren't normally interested in politics.Bjork

Republicans have nothing but bad ideas and Democrats have no ideas.Lewis Black

You realize that for all the shenanigans that go on in the big circus of politics, everybody wakes up and goes to work.Lewis Black

I always figured it was best if I write my songs, take them to my publisher and just lay back. There used to be so many things going on - getting to the artist, getting to the publishers - you know, politics. I just didn't want to get mixed up in all of that.Otis Blackwell

I have a real sense of optimism that we are revolutionizing the way we do politics in this country.Joan Blades

In government you carry each hope; each disillusion. And in politics it's always about the next challenge.Tony Blair