Diplomacy Quotes and Sayings
Diplomacy and virtue do not make easy companions.
– Iain Pears
He who has learned to disagree without being disagreeable has discovered the most valuable secret of a diplomat.
– Robert Estabrook
If you need something from somebody always give that person a way to hand it to you.
– Sue Monk Kidd
Diplomacy is thinking twice before saying nothing.
He who walks in the middle of the road gets hit from both sides.
– George P. Shultz
A real diplomat is one who can cut his neighbor’s throat without having his neighbor notice it.
– Trygve Lie
Diplomacy is to do and say The nastiest thing in the nicest way.
– Bisaac Goldberg
All war represents a failure of diplomacy.
– Tony Benn
Diplomats were invented simply to waste time.
– David Lloyd
To say nothing, especially when speaking, is half the art of diplomacy.
– Will Durant