The only poll that counts...
The phrase "The only poll that counts..." is used by politicians to dismiss the importance of opinion polls and highlight the importance of polling day. It is particularly used as a response to questi...
List of expressions related to death
This is a list of words and phrases related to death in alphabetical order. While some of them are slang, others euphemise the unpleasantness of the subject, or are used in formal contexts. Some of th...
Royal mottos of Swedish monarchs
The Royal motto of the Swedish monarch is a Swedish royal tradition stemming from the early 16th century. All regents of Sweden, beginning with Gustav Vasa, have had their own motto during their respe...
List of Latin phrases (S)
This page lists English translations of notable Latin phrases, such as veni vidi vici and et cetera. Some of the phrases are themselves translations of Greek phrases, as Greek rhetoric and literature ...
Mottos of Romanian institutions
Romania has no official motto. Between the years 1859 and 1866 there were several mottos placed on the several coats of arms of the country (like Toţi în unu – "All in one"). From 1866 (when the princ...
List of Latin phrases (N)
This page lists English translations of notable Latin phrases, such as veni vidi vici and et cetera. Some of the phrases are themselves translations of Greek phrases, as Greek rhetoric and literature ...
List of British words not widely used in the United States
This is a list of British words not widely used in the United States. In Canada, New Zealand, South Africa and Australia, some of the British terms listed are used, although another usage is often pre...
List of political catchphrases
The following is a list of political catchphrases, that is, distinctive statements uttered by political figures that have gone on to become well known.Catchphrases may originate as political slogans, ...
List of Latin phrases in A Canticle for Leibowitz
Walter M. Miller, Jr. was a Roman Catholic, and Catholicism — especially pre-Vatican II Catholicism — infuses A Canticle for Leibowitz.
Fiat homo means "Let there be man" or "Let him become man." ...
List of Latin phrases
This page lists direct English translations of common Latin phrases, such as veni, vidi, vici and et cetera. Some of the phrases are themselves translations of Greek phrases, as Greek rhetoric and lit...
Kite-flying (politics)
Kite-flying, or to fly a kite, is a term used in politics in certain English-speaking countries to describe a tactic, whereby a politician, usually through the media and often by way of an intentional...
Serzhik, go away!
Serzhik, go away! (Armenian: Սերժիկ, հեռացիր) is a political slogan of the Armenian opposition which was spread since 2009 when Serzh Sargsyan already had been the President of Armenia about a yea...
AFI's 100 Years...100 Movie Quotes
Part of The American Film Institute (AFI 100 Years... series), AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movie Quotes is a list of the top 100 movie quotations in American cinema. The American Film Institute revealed th...
Hindustan Zindabad
Hindustan Zindabad (Hindi: हिन्दुस्तान ज़िन्दाबाद, Urdu: ہندوستان زِندہ باد‎ Lit. Long live Hindustan) is a Hindustani phrase and battle cry most commonly used in India in speeches and ...
List of Croatian mottos
This is a list of Croatian mottos. Croatia does not have an official motto.
Left-wing conspiracy
See also Right-wing conspiracy.Left-wing conspiracy refers to an alleged network of political liberals who seek to discredit conservative politics.By definition, the left-wing conspiracy theory center...
List of English-language idioms
This is a list of notable idioms in the English language.An idiom is a common word or phrase with a culturally understood meaning that differs from what its composite words' denotations would suggest....
Spanish proverbs
Spanish proverbs are a subset of proverbs that are used in Western cultures in general; there are many that have essentially the same form and content as their counterparts in other Western languages....
Peace, Retrenchment and Reform
Peace, Retrenchment and Reform was a political slogan used in early nineteenth century British politics by Whigs, Radicals and Liberals.The historian R. B. McCallum in his history of the Liberal Party...
Who, whom?
Who, whom? (Russian: кто кого?) is a Bolshevist principle or slogan which was formulated by Lenin in 1921.Lenin is supposed to have stated 2nd All-Russian Congress of Political Education Departmen...
List of titles of works taken from Shakespeare
The following is a partially complete list of titles of works taken from Shakespearean phrases. It is organized by type of work. Some titles appear in multiple categories and are marked with ++. Note ...