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Definition of Politician

Politician

  1. One versed or experienced in the science of government; one devoted to politics; a statesman.
  2. One primarily devoted to his own advancement in public office, or to the success of a political party; -- used in a depreciatory sense; one addicted or attached to politics as managed by parties (see Politics, 2); a schemer; an intriguer; as, a mere politician.
  3. Cunning; using artifice; politic; artful.

Politician Quotations

One of the reasons people hate politics is that truth is rarely a politician's objective. Election and power are.
Cal Thomas

Everything is political. I will never be a politician or even think political. Me just deal with life and nature. That is the greatest thing to me.
Bob Marley

A politician needs the ability to foretell what is going to happen tomorrow, next week, next month, and next year. And to have the ability afterwards to explain why it didn't happen.
Winston Churchill

A politician thinks of the next election. A statesman, of the next generation.
James Freeman Clarke

Let me be clear - no one is above the law. Not a politician, not a priest, not a criminal, not a police officer. We are all accountable for our actions.
Antonio Villaraigosa
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Politician Translations

politician in Afrikaans is politikus
politician in Dutch is politicus, staatsman
politician in French is politicien, un homme politique
politician in German is Politiker
politician in Hungarian is politikus
politician in Italian is politico
politician in Swedish is politiker
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