All treaties between great states cease to be binding when they come in conflict with the struggle for existence.
Quote by Otto Von Bismarck
Otto Von Bismarck Quotes
Politics is not an exact science.
Better pointed bullets than pointed speeches
When you want to fool the world, tell the truth.
With a gentleman I am always a gentleman and a half, and with a fraud...
Laws are like sausages, it is better not to see them being made.
Never believe anything in politics until it has been officially denied.
The great questions of the day will not be settled by means of speeches and...
Politics is the art of the possible.
I have seen three emperors in their nakedness, and the sight was not inspiring.
People never lie so much as after a hunt, during a war or before an...
Whoever speaks of Europe is wrong: it is a geographical expression.
A really great man is known by three signs: generosity in the design, humanity in...
Politics is the art of the next best.
The secret of politics? Make a good treaty with Russia.
A government must not waiver once it has chosen it's course. It must not look...
Politics is the art of the possible, the attainable - the art of the next...
I consider even a victorious war as an evil, from which statesmanship must endeavor to...
No civilization other than that which is Christian, is worth seeking or possessing.
Anyone who has ever looked into the glazed eyes of a soldier dying on the...
A journalist is a person who has mistaken their calling.