"We'd all like to vote for the best man, but he's never a candidate."
- - Frank McKinney Hubbard (American cartoonist and journalist)
"Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber."
- - Plato
"I offer my opponents a bargain: if they will stop telling lies about us, I will stop telling the truth about them."
- - Adlai Stevenson, campaign speech in 1952.