Quotes About Politics

“There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it because conscience tells him it is right.”

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-Martin Luther King Jr.

“Reader, suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a member of Congress. But I repeat myself.”

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-Mark Twain

“Loyalty to country ALWAYS. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.”

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-Mark Twain

“You’re not to be so blind with patriotism that you can’t face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.”

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-Malcolm X

“There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it because conscience tells him it is right.”

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-Martin Luther King Jr.

“Reader, suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a member of Congress. But I repeat myself.”

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-Mark Twain

“Loyalty to country ALWAYS. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it.”

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-Mark Twain

“You’re not to be so blind with patriotism that you can’t face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.”

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-Malcolm X

“After all, Ginger Rogers did everything that Fred Astaire did. She just did it backwards and in high heels.”

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-Ann Richards

“After all, Ginger Rogers did everything that Fred Astaire did. She just did it backwards and in high heels.”

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-Ann Richards

“My concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God’s side, for God is always right.”

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-Abraham Lincoln

“My concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God’s side, for God is always right.”

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-Abraham Lincoln

“After all, Ginger Rogers did everything that Fred Astaire did. She just did it backwards and in high heels.”

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-Ann Richards

“My concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God’s side, for God is always right.”

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-Abraham Lincoln

“The Seven Social Sins are:

Wealth without work.
Pleasure without conscience.
Knowledge without character.
Commerce without morality.
Science without humanity.
Worship without sacrifice.
Politics without principle.

From a sermon given by Frederick Lewis Donaldson in Westminster Abbey, London, on March 20, 1925.”

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-Frederick Lewis Donaldson

“The major problem—one of the major problems, for there are several—one of the many major problems with governing people is that of whom you get to do it; or rather of who manages to get people to let them do it to them.
To summarize: it is a well-known fact that those people who must want to rule people are, ipso facto, those least suited to do it.
To summarize the summary: anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.”

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-Douglas Adams

“After all, Ginger Rogers did everything that Fred Astaire did. She just did it backwards and in high heels.”

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-Ann Richards

“My concern is not whether God is on our side; my greatest concern is to be on God’s side, for God is always right.”

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-Abraham Lincoln
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