Diplomacy Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy.
– Isaac Newton
If you need something from somebody always give that person a way to hand it to you.
– Sue Monk Kidd
He who has learned to disagree without being disagreeable has discovered the most valuable secret of a diplomat.
– Robert Estabrook
Diplomacy is telling someone to “Go to Hell” in such a way, that they look forward to taking the trip.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman’s birthday but never remembers her age.
– Robert Frost
Sincere diplomacy is no more possible than dry water or wooden iron.
– Joseph Stalin
Diplomacy is thinking twice before saying nothing.
He who walks in the middle of the road gets hit from both sides.
– George P. Shultz
Diplomats were invented simply to waste time.
– David Lloyd
All war represents a failure of diplomacy.
– Tony Benn