The student community of Presidency College was also politically most active.
A man known to us only as a celebrity in politics or in trade, gains largely in our esteem if we discover that he has some intellectual taste or skill
If I lose, I'm going to retire from politics, practice law, and wear bright leather pants.
When Reagan was elected, I felt that the Agency had gone much more into the service of a political tendency in the country with which I had already felt very strong disagreement.
The esthete stands in the same relation to beauty as the pornographer stands to love, and the politician stands to life.
No great advance has been made in science, politics, or religion without controversy.
There is a lot of opportunistic crime in Iraq, but eventually, it all comes down to politics. The video and their demands for female Iraqi detainees showed they think they have something.
Politics is such a torment that I advise everyone I love not to mix with it.
I think politicians are so far out of step with what people really want.
When people say 'let's do something about it,' they mean 'let's get hold of the political machinery so that we can do something to somebody else.' And that somebody is invariably you.
He had something you don't see in today's politics. Those who knew him knew he would stick to his word. There's very few people like that left.
Here if I want to hear about the issues, or go and see a candidate, I can do it. Politics is a lot more personal.
I think the vast majority of people reading that statement believe it is political. I don't care what the politics are, it is not appropriate. It begins politicizing the forms that governments uses.
What the poor, the weak, and the inarticulate desperately require is power, organization, and a sense of identity and purpose, not rarefied advice of political scientists.
Under a Labour government politicians would be held to account for their actions.
I am not a politician, and my other habits air good.
The Olympics are coming... and it's a big problem in American politics, because the problem with holding the Olympics this fall is that we're all going to be focused on the Olympics, and it makes that window of opportunity for Gore to win the election that much smaller.
Our democracy, our culture, our whole way of life is a spectacular triumph of the blah. Why not have a political convention without politics to nominate a leader who's out in front of nobody Maybe our national mindlessness is the very thing that keeps us from turning into one of those smelly European countries full of pseudo-reds and crypto-fascists and greens who dress like forest elves.
We've got to clear some of the room out of the prisons so we can put the bad guys in there, like the pedophiles and the politicians.
The sports authority would like to see a two-team stadium with the technology that can make it either team's home on game day. It should have a retractable roof so the state will garner revenues from a Super Bowl, the Final Four, political conventions and other events.
Other than that, he shares the skepticism of many on Wall Street and the business world about what goes on in Washington. At this point, politicians can only screw it up, because things are going so well, ... I try not to spend more than five minutes a year on politics.
I hope we rise to the occasion. To have Wyoming get 38.31 per capita, while New York gets only 5.47 per capita, doesn't look like a formula based on threat, but looks like a formula based on politics, to me.
Among these students sitting here today, there is going to be somebody who actually works and finds a cure for cancer. The next great novelist is sitting at one of your tables. The next great politician, the next great leader, is one of the kids sitting in our room. I really am inspired to be among you.
We are witnessing nothing less than symptoms of a cancer on the American presidency. If we fail to remove it, it will expand to destroy the principles that matter most to all of us.
The decision to join or not join a service union, political party or other organization should be left up to the individual. No such organization has the right to take money out of the pockets of state workers without their proper consent.
I mean to live my life an obedient man, but obedient to God, subservient to the wisdom of my ancestors never to the authority of political truths arrived at yesterday at the voting booth.
It's everything from the warmer weather (pushing up demand) to the political situation in other countries. The spring break factor just adds to it. The stronger the demand, usually the higher the prices go up.
Politics without principles,Education without character,Science without humanity,and Commerce without moralityare not only useless, but also positively dangerous.
It was clear that Slobodan Milosevic was not conducting a legal defense to the charges he was facing. Rather he embarked on a political offensive to secure his place in the hearts and minds of his followers back in Serbia. That approach extended the length of this trial far beyond what it should have.
Politicians, industry groups and research bodies are all uniting to call on the ECB for policy action.