The flood of money that gushes into politics today is a pollution of democracy.
Democracy Today Into
If you make a living, if you earn your own money, you're free - however free one can be on this planet.
Power in America today is control of the means of communication.
Control Means Today
The best time to listen to a politician is when he's on a stump on a street corner in the rain late at night when he's exhausted. Then he doesn't lie.
Then Best Rain
He who is created by television can be destroyed by television.
His passion has aroused the best and the beast in man. And the beast waited for him in the kitchen.
Aroused Man Best
I class myself as a manual laborer.
I'd get into a room and disappear into the woodwork. Now the rooms are so crowded with reporters getting behind-the-scenes stories that nobody can get behind-the-scenes stories.
I Rooms Nobody
I happen to think that American politics is one of the noblest arts of mankind; and I cannot do anything else but write about it.
When a reporter sits down at the typewriter, he's nobody's friend.
Sits Reporter Down
When that book came out, it was like Columbus telling about America at the court of Ferdinand and Isabella.
Court Book Came
With the end of the nominating process, American politics leaves logic behind.
Behind End American