War is what happens when language fails.
Margaret Atwood (1939 -)
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Compromise is the essence of diplomacy; and diplomacy is the cornerstone of love.
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Diplomacy is the art of saying "Nice Doggie!" till you can find a rock.
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Diplomacy is the art of saying "Nice doggie" until you can find a rock.
Will Rogers (1879 - 1935)
Diplomats are just as essential in starting a war as soldiers are in finishing it. . . . You take diplomacy out of war, and the thing would fall flat in a week.
To say nothing, especially when speaking, is half the art of diplomacy.
Will Durant (1885 - 1981)
A diplomat is a man who says you have an open mind, instead of telling you that you have a hole in the head.
In archaeology you uncover the unknown. In diplomacy you cover the known.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
Diplomacy - the art of letting someone else have your own way.
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