Phrases about 'Politics'

I always say I was a liberal, but I wasn't active in politics. I just assumed I was a liberal because I was black and I was a woman. And I know now that sounds really foolish, but I had different priorities.

Author: Candace Owens - American Activist
  Know , Black , Politics , Woman


Regardless of what you feel about Obama and his politics - screw all that. The fact of the matter is, he was the first black guy to be the president of the United States. The history is still being made.

Author: Ed Dwight - American Soldier
  You , Black , Politics , History


Politics is a rough and tumble business, and yet there seems to be an effort by the commentariat to sanitise American politics to some type of high-level Victorian debating society.

Author: James Carville - American Lawyer
  Effort , Politics , Society , Business


Politics has high and low moments. Sometimes it brings out the better angels of our nature; sometimes baser instincts.

Author: Jim Leach - American Politician
  Sometimes , Better , Politics , Nature


I think my legacy will be in what most people don't like about me: my style - the separation between judge and lawyers, judge and politics, the real independence of the judiciary from the executive, from the legislative, from money. I'm criticized in Brazil because of that. In the end, I hope to prevail.

Author: Joaquim Barbosa - Brazilian Judge
  Me , Politics , Hope , Style


Always vote for principle, though you may vote alone, and you may cherish the sweetest reflection that your vote is never lost.

Author: John Quincy Adams - American President
  You , Politics , Alone , Reflection


Korea can't become a 'first-class' nation unless regulation and 'a sense of power' disappear. The nation's politics is the fourth-class, bureaucratic are the third-class, and business is the second-class.

Author: Lee Kun-hee - South Korean Businessman
  Politics , Business , Power , Nation


It's pretty clear that a lot of people in politics see me as a threat, and they should, because I am.

Author: Michael Avenatti - American Lawyer
  Me , People , I Am , Politics


The people in Iowa know that Washington isn't working. It's devolved into partisan politics and a lot of gridlock and obstruction.

Author: Patty Judge - American Politician
  People , Know , Politics , Working


I've often said that all poetry is political. This is because real poems deal with a human response to reality and politics is part of reality, history in the making. Even if a poet writes about sitting in a glass house drinking tea, it reflects politics.

Author: Yehuda Amichai - Israeli Poet
  Politics , Poetry , History , Tea