Politicans Quotes

Quotes tagged as "politicans" (showing 1-8 of 8)
Edmund Morris
“In the tired hand of a dying man, Theodore Senior had written: "The 'Machine politicians' have shown their colors... I feel sorry for the country however as it shows the power of partisan politicians who think of nothing higher than their own interests, and I feel for your future. We cannot stand so corrupt a government for any great length of time.”
Edmund Morris, The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt

H.G. Wells
“Things were rather larger, more obvious and rougher on the American side, but the issues were essentially the same. The general public voted and demonstrated, but its voting seemed to lead to nothing. It felt that things were done behind its back and over its head but it could never understand clearly how. It never seemed able to get sound news out of its newspapers nor good faith out of its politicians. It resisted, it fumbled, it was becoming more and more suspicious and sceptical, but it was profoundly confused and ill-informed.”
H.G. Wells, The Holy Terror

“Who is a clever politician makes politics for the good of humanity.”
Sir Kristian Goldmund Aumann

Jayden Hunter
“When you are married to a powerful man, especially a handsome one, you expect indiscretion. It comes with the territory. What you don’t expect is to find out about it on the evening news. ~ Linda Boyd”
Jayden Hunter, Undressed To The Nines

“No global corruption scandal can be complete without mentioning Pakistani politicians.”
Arzak Khan

“Finality: A word of foreign origin for politicians.”
Sir Kristian Goldmund Aumann

Claudia Piñeiro
“So much news about the president's assets, the president's broadsides, the president's teeth, the president's business dealings, the president's shoes: it got boring.”
Claudia Piñeiro, Betibú

“You cannot clean a dirty wall with dirty hands.”
Suzy Kassem, Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem