Elections Related Quotes



“If compared with other, similar, post-conflict elections, I think that the level of irregularities that we are currently reviewing is extremely reasonable.”

Peter Erben


“You talk about the values that you have whether they're in favor or not in favor. That's how you lead. The reality is, we're losing more and more elections.”

Artur Davis


“If there are any flaws with the elections, I think the aggrieved parties should take their complaints to the electoral court and this will be brought to our attention.”

Gibson Mashingaidze


“Koizumi says postal privatization is the focus of the elections. Is that so? I say definitely no!”

Katsuya Okada


“I promised the governor I would get him a radio station before the (Sept. 18) elections,”

David Anders


“I would say that these elections really mark a historic departure for Egypt.”

Sean Mccormack


“The elections were fair, and the opposition's claims are baseless.”

Ali Ahmadov


“Republicans are having a truly horrible year. With barely 13 months to go to the midterms (elections), the party's troubles are mounting.”

Charlie Cook


In some countries that are darlings of the West, like Egypt, everyone knows the result of national elections years in advance: The man in power always wins. In others, like Saudi Arabia, the very idea of an election is unthinkable.

Stephen Kinzer


“What is inherently wrong with the word 'politician' if the fellow has devoted his life to holding public office and trying to do something for his people?”

Richard J. Daley