• Respect for religion` has become a code phrase meaning `Fear of religion.` religions, like all other ideas, deserve criticism, satire, and yes, our fearless disrespect.
    Respect for religion" has become a code phrase meaning "Fear of religion." religions, like all other ideas, deserve criticism, satire, and yes, our fearless disrespect.
    ~ Salman Rushdie
  • A people that elect corrupt politicians, impostors, and traitors are not victims but accomplices.
    A people that elect corrupt politicians, impostors, and traitors are not victims but accomplices.
    ~ George Orwell
  • One of the penalties of refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors.
    One of the penalties of refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors.
    ~ Plato
  • If you're not going to use your free speech to criticise your own government, then what the hell is the point of having it.
    If you're not going to use your free speech to criticise your own government, then what the hell is the point of having it.
    ~ Michel Templet
  • Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
    Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
    ~ Ernest Benn
  • Yes, he's an idiot with zero common sense, and no social skills, but he is my son. I just hope he never gets into politics. He'd be a disaster.
    Yes, he's an idiot with zero common sense, and no social skills, but he is my son. I just hope he never gets into politics. He'd be a disaster.
    ~ Mary Anne Trump
  • Let's be absolutely clear America is an oil company with an army.
    Let's be absolutely clear America is an oil company with an army.
    ~ George Carlin
  • Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.c
    Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.c
    ~ Groucho Marx
  • Democracy is when the indigent, and not the men of property, are the rulers.
    Democracy is when the indigent, and not the men of property, are the rulers.
    ~ Aristotle
  • Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
    Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
    ~ Groucho Marx