Politician Related Quotes



“You're going to have an elected politician as a county administrator and that elected person is then[going to] have to turn around and hire an administrator underneath them.”

Ronda Storms


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“Our water is our prize, our treasure. We haven't been tough enough. Do you need a politician or a businessman who understands that every square mile of the state needs to be making money and be profitable?”

Dave Nabity


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“They are much more the skills of a successful politician than a nominee. Remember Ginsburg, Souter, they didn't have this kind of persona as a smiling blow-dried kind of candidate. But he does. Just the photograph when this was launched. The fawning wife, the kids, it was a very political setting as if he was announcing for office. I also think from everything I have seen he has been running for the Supreme Court his whole life. He approaches it as running for the Supreme Court.”

Frank Greer


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If a politician murders his mother, the first response of the press or of his opponents will likely be not that it was a terrible thing to do, but rather that in a statement made six years before he had gone on record as being opposed to matricide.

Meg Greenfield


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“Is Hillary Clinton as brilliant a politician as she's cracked up to be? Here's a bit of evidence for the negative: 'Clinton Says Lawyers Must Make Their Voices Heard in Washington' reads the headline of an Associated Press dispatch about a speech New York's junior senator gave at the American Bar Association convention in Chicago. Lawyers need to speak up more: Now there's a message sure to strike a chord with the public.”

James Taranto


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“Raccoon tastes like raccoon. I've never heard of any elected official or politician who didn't like 'coon.”

Phil English


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“Judy Jacobs is not to be underestimated. She's a civic activist turned elected official and a seasoned politician. She cannot be taken lightly.”

Desmond Ryan


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“I was shocked, ... I just didn’t see him as a politician. I know he always saw me as being political, so it was a surprise to see him in that position.”

Virg Bernero


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Every politician should have been born an orphan and remain a bachelor.

Lady Bird Johnson


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“The last thing we should want is to have a politician campaigning on behalf of a drug, ... It's a crazy way to make what should be a scientific decision.”

Richard Horton


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