Philosophy to day

PoLiTiCiAn

PoLiTiCiAn

Politicians are the same all over. They promise to build a bridge even where there is no river.

Nikita Khrushchev

“Politics is perhaps the only profession for which no preparation is thought necessary….”

Robert Louis Stevenson

“Politics is the art of postponing decisions until they are no longer relevant.”

Henri Queuille

“Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it whether it exists or not, diagnosing it incorrectly, and applying the wrong remedy.”

Earnest Benn

“Politics, n: Poly “many” + tics “blood-sucking parasites””

Larry Hardiman

“In politics stupidity is not a handicap.”

Napoleon Bonaparte

“Politics is the gentle art of getting votes from the poor and campaign funds from the rich by promising to protect each from the other”

Oscar Ameringer

“If you tell a lie big enough and keep repeating it, people will eventually come to believe it. The lie can be maintained only for such time as the State can shield the people from the political, economic and/or military consequences of the lie. It thus becomes vitally important for the State to use all of its powers to repress dissent, for the truth is the mortal enemy of the lie, and thus by extension, the truth is the greatest enemy of the State.”

Joseph Goebbels

“For if you suffer your people to be ill-educated, and their manners to be corrupted from their infancy, and then punish them for those cri