• An election is coming. Universal peace is declared, and the foxes have a sincere interest in prolonging the lives of the poultry.
    ~ George Eliot
  • Democracy is the only system that persists in asking the powers that be whether they are the powers that ought to be.
    ~ Sydney J. Harris
  • Young people are the key to this election.
    ~ Kinky Friedman
  • Politicians, no matter who they are, shouldn't be able to manipulate the public on a single issue and then call an election at the height of support - that's a little bit of a manipulation of democracy.
    ~ Jim Bolger
  • Popularity should be no scale for the election of politicians. If it would depend on popularity, Donald Duck and The Muppets would take seats in senate.
    ~ Orson Welles
  • People are what this election is all about.
    ~ Patty Berg
  • If an election is simply a one-day snapshot of transient mass delusions, then this is not a very noble form of government.
    ~ James Bovard
  • I voted for you during your last election.
    ~ Mao Zedong
  • I always lose the election in the polls, and I always win it on election day.
    ~ Benjamin Netanyahu
  • Conservatives have a different view of a lot of issues versus our friends on the other side. The election determines how that shakes out.
    ~ Lindsey Graham