Politicians should trust people with the truth. Very often, we don’t do that.
– Leo Varadkar
For way too long, the politicians and the people in power have gotten away with not doing anything at all to fight the climate crisis and the ecological crisis.
– Greta Thunberg
Politicians will not put forth programs aimed at the problems of poor blacks while their turnout remains so low.
– Henry Louis Gates
Any debate among politicians about monetary policy is counterproductive.
– Gerhard Schroder
The vast majority of politicians think they are functioning on high principle.
– George E. Brown, Jr.
Whether we agree with them or not, politicians aren’t for trusting. They are for getting done what can be done to make really horrible problems into plain old lousy problems.
– Ian Lustick
Politicians don’t really bring up religion in England.
– John Oliver
The most passionately anti-Obama Republican politicians and activists consider themselves the truest and purest of conservatives, and often unleash their scorn and fury on others who also call themselves conservative but differ on strategy and tactics.
– John Podhoretz
Like its politicians and its war, society has the teenagers it deserves.
– J. B. Priestley
People don’t like politicians.
– Jesse Ventura
The Tea Party doesn’t like politicians.
– Jim DeMint
Politicians are so… detested; they don’t actually walk amongst people now.
– Irvine Welsh
I’m your average Joe guy. I don’t really care for politicians.
– John Mellencamp
Of course, politicians always say they’re just describing their opponents’ positions, even if they are in fact offering absurd caricatures, if not outright lies.
– James Surowiecki
We shouldn’t require our politicians to be movie stars. Then again, we’re all influenced by charisma. It’s hard not to be. We all collectively fall for it.
– Julianne Moore
I’m in England so often I haven’t really left, but Americans aren’t at all like they’re misrepresented through their politicians.
– John Lydon
When politicians use fear, they are playing into the enemy’s hand.
At least the politicians are accountable to the voters.
– Jesse Jackson
It’s very useful when politicians have doubts because there are so many choices to be made in the world.
– Antonio Tabucchi
I think most politicians could take a dodgeball in the face.
– Ben Stiller
Politicians love regulating. That’s part of the whole power structure.
– Clint Eastwood
We’re musicians; we’re not politicians or anything.
– Johnny Van Zant
We shouldn’t have politicians micromanaging this war because it is complex and unconventional.
– Bill Shuster
Politicians have to be committed to people in equal measures.
– Angela Merkel
I’m not a politician. I don’t want to be a politician, because politicians do what is politically expedient. I want to do what’s right.
– Ben Carson
There’s a great public disinclination toward politicians.
– Arlen Specter
An ethical action, like an unethical action, is usually analyzed by politicians purely in pragmatic terms.
– Adam Michnik
And I think there is too much bloviating around from politicians.
– Barney Frank
Labour politicians for generations have fought to bring democracy to the House of Lords.
– Charles Kennedy
We can do better, and we must hold the politicians accountable to do better.
– Ami Bera