Laws are like sausages, it is better not to see them being made.
Quote by Otto Von Bismarck
All treaties between great states cease to be binding when they come in conflict with...
An appeal to fear never finds an echo in German hearts.
When a man says he approves of something in principle, it means he hasn't the...
Politics is the art of the possible.
Better pointed bullets than pointed speeches
A really great man is known by three signs: generosity in the design, humanity in...
There is a Providence that protects idiots, drunkards, children and the United States of America.
To retain respect for sausages and laws, one must not watch them in the making.
Anyone who has ever looked into the glazed eyes of a soldier dying on the...
The main thing is to make history, not to write it.
Politics ruins the character.
Never believe anything in politics until it has been officially denied.
A statesman... must wait until he hears the steps of God sounding through events, then...
I have seen three emperors in their nakedness, and the sight was not inspiring.
When you say you agree to a thing in principle you mean that you have...
Be polite; write diplomatically; even in a declaration of war one observes the rules of...
Politics is not an exact science.
What does it say about our culture that personality is now considered a technology, a...
Do you realize the responsibility I carry? I'm the only person standing between Richard Nixon...
RECOUNT, n. In American politics, another throw of the dice, accorded to the player against...