High politic is only common sense applied to great things.
In politics stupidity is not a handicap.
The great art of governing consists in not letting men grow old in their jobs
In politics nothing is immutable. Events carry within them an invincible power. The unwise destroy themselves in resistance. The skillful accept events, take strong hold of them and direct them.
In politics... never retreat, never retract... never admit a mistake.
The great difficulty with politics is, that there are no established principles.
In politics, an absurdity is not an impediment.