The best political weapon is the weapon of terror. Cruelty commands respect. Men may hate us. But, we don't ask for their love; only for their fear.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
Being in politics is like being a football coach. You have to be smart enough to understand the game, and dumb enough to think it's important.
Political language... is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
The modern patriotism, the true patriotism, the only rational patriotism is loyalty to the Nation all the time, loyalty to the Government when it deserves it.
Politics is war without bloodshed while war is politics with bloodshed.
Our enemies are innovative and resourceful, and so are we. They never stop thinking about new ways to harm our country and our people, and neither do we.
That government is best which governs the least, because its people discipline themselves.
They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
Of the people, by the people, for the people.
It is the duty of every citizen according to his best capacities to give validity to his convictions in political affairs.
Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of Congress; but I repeat myself.
That government is best which governs least.
There ought to be one day - just one - when there is open season on senators.
We'd all like to vote for the best man but he's never a candidate.
Democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for the people.
Politics is the art of choosing between the disastrous and the unpalatable.
Terrorism is the best political weapon for nothing drives people harder than a fear of sudden death.
The best political community is formed by citizens of the middle class.
My pick for Best Political Move of the Year, which is the decisive (ph) and this means it is actually the best political movement is Bill Clinton getting on the phone and encouraging Donald Trump to run for the president.
It's impossible, I think, however much I'd become disillusioned politically or evolve into a post-political person, I don't think I'd ever change my view that socialism is the best political moment humans have ever come up with.
I have always favored Capitalism as the best economic system and Democracy as the best political system. They both have the most potential for improving the lives of people. However, both systems need to be reexamined and refreshed so that, in fact, they do serve the majority of people.
The best political, social, and spiritual work we can do is to withdraw the projection of our shadow onto others.
Making the City Of Joy gave me the best political education of my life. It became a wrestling match between an Englishman who had gradually ceased to be a Marxist, and a culture that was becoming more Marxist by the day.
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