Ambrose BierceAmbrose Bierce, (1842-1914) American Civil War soldier, humorist, writer

Ambrose Bierce Quote

“Politics, n. Strife of interests masquerading as a contest of principles.”

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~ Ambrose Bierce

Ratings and Comments

Waffler, Smith, Arkansas

Try as we must, it is difficult not to have interests as well as principles.

E Archer, NYC

This is supposed to be humorous -- unfortunately it is too true to be funny.

Mike, Norwalk

ditto Archer, well said Waffler

Waffler, Smith, Arkansas

Thanks Mike, I responded to your What? in the other days quote about Parties.

Ken, Milford Pa

Jim K from Austin, please see my reply to the Obama comment posted under Bagdikian. Thank you very much.

Jim k, Austin

Public servants as seen by Mark Twain:" Persons chosen by the people to distribute the graft".


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