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A Conservative government is an organized hypocrisy.
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Benjamin Disraeli

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A constitutional statesman is in general a man of common opinions and uncommon abilities.
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Walter Bagehot

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A good politician is quite as unthinkable as an honest burglar.
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H. L. Mencken

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A liberal is a man who leaves a room when the fight begins.
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Heywood Broun

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A majority is always better than the best repartee.
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Benjamin Disraeli

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A politician divides mankind into two classes; tools and enemies.
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Fredrich

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A politician is a statesman who approaches every question with an open mouth.
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Adlai E. Stevenson

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A politician is an ass upon which everyone has sat except a man.
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E.E. (Edward. E.) Cummings

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A politician is one that would circumvent God.
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William Shakespeare

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A politician thinks of the next election. A statesman, of the next generation.
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James Freeman Clarke

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A politician will do anything to keep his job, even become a patriot.
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William Randolph Hearst

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A radical is a man with both feet firmly planted in the air.
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Franklin D. Roosevelt

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All political parties die at last of swallowing their own lies.
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John Arbuthnot

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Although he's regularly asked to do so, God does not take sides in American politics.
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George J. Mitchell

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An empty stomach is not a good political advisor.
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Albert Einstein

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An honest politician is one who when he is bought will stay bought.
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W. J. Cameron

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Any established village; could afford a town drunkard, a town atheist, and a few Democrats.
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Denis E. Brogan

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As far as the men who are running for president are concerned, they aren't even people I would date.
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Nora Ephron

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At home you always have to be a politician. When you're abroad you almost feel yourself a statesman.
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Harold Macmillan

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Bad officials are the ones elected by good citizens who do not vote.
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George Jean Nathan

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Did you ever notice that when a politician does get an idea he usually gets it all wrong.
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Don Marquis

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Don't buy a single vote more than necessary. I'll be damned if I'm going to pay for a landslide.
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John F. Kennedy

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Elected leaders who forget how they got there won't the next time.
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Malcolm S. Forbes

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Finality is not the language of politics.
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Benjamin Disraeli

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Fleas can be taught nearly anything that a Congressman can.
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Mark Twain

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun