A conservative government is an organized hypocrisy
There is no gambling like politics.
In politics nothing is contemptible.
Sir, I shall not defeat you - I shall transcend you.
King Louis Philippe once said to me that he attributed the great success of the British nation in political life to their talking politics after dinner.
My objection to Liberalism is this that it is the introduction into the practical business of life of the highest kind namely, politics of philosophical ideas instead of political principles.
Real politics are the possession and distribution of power.
Finality is not the language of politics.
Finality, Sir, is not the language of politics.
The practice of politics in the East may be defined by one word: dissimulation.
There is no act of treachery or meanness of which a political party is not capable; for in politics there is no honour.