Show me an objective worthy of war and I will go along with you.
Laws are like sausages, it is better not to see them being made.
Whoever speaks of Europe is wrong: it is a geographical expression.
Never believe anything in politics until it has been officially denied.
I have seen three emperors in their nakedness, and the sight was not inspiring.
To retain respect for sausages and laws, one must not watch them in the making.
No civilization other than that which is Christian, is worth seeking or possessing.
A special Providence protects fools, drunkards, small children and the United States of America.
There is a Providence that protects idiots, drunkards, children and the United States of America.
Politics is the art of the possible.
(originally, "Die Politik ist die Lehre von M