• In any election, it's important that the public perceives that the election is held fairly.
    In any election, it's important that the public perceives that the election is held fairly.
    ~ Avi Rubin
  • We always want the best man to win an election. Unfortunately, he never runs.
    We always want the best man to win an election. Unfortunately, he never runs.
    ~ Will Rogers
  • The hardest thing about any political campaign is how to win without proving that you are unworthy of winning.
    ~ Adlai Stevenson II
  • Democracy is a process by which the people are free to choose the man who will get the blame.
    ~ Laurence J. Peter
  • A politician thinks of the next election. A statesman, of the next generation.
    ~ James Freeman Clarke
  • Vote: The instrument and symbol of a freeman's power to make a fool of himself and a wreck of his country.
    Vote: The instrument and symbol of a freeman's power to make a fool of himself and a wreck of his country.
    ~ Ambrose Bierce
  • If I had campaigned for it, Arvind Kejriwal would have become the chief minister of Delhi.
    ~ Anna Hazare, on the Aam Aadmi party falling short of majority in 2013 Delhi Assembly polls
  • I am going to make sure that transformation happens, and I will do it in ways you cannot even imagine.
    ~ Rahul Gandhi, on reforms for his party after the 2013 assembly polls debacle
  • In an election, one needs both hope and audacity.
    In an election, one needs both hope and audacity.
    ~ Francois Hollande
  • The trouble with free elections is, you never know who is going to win.
    ~ Leonid Brezhnev