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1. "When diplomacy ends, War begins."
Author: Adolf Hitler
2. "I was never the diplomatic diplomat."
Author: Adolfo Aguilar Zinser
3. "I believe President Bush is one of the most dangerous leaders in the world. He is not in search of peaceful and diplomatic solutions."
Author: Bianca Jagger
4. "My proposal to re-establish diplomatic relations - not necessarily friendly relations, but diplomatic relations - is a sensible, simple, and straightforward approach that will finally get us off dead center."
Author: Cyrus Vance
5. "Diplomacy, n. is the art of letting somebody else have your way."
Author: David Frost
6. "Trying to negotiate getting a couple of kids to watch the same TV show requires serious diplomacy."
Author: Dee Dee Myers
7. "The fireworks begin today. Each diploma is a lighted match. Each one of you is a fuse."
Author: Ed Koch
8. "I majored in political communications, so I intended to be a diplomat."
Author: Edgar Ramirez
9. "A diplomat is a man who thinks twice before he says nothing."
Author: Edward Heath
10. "That's exactly where they send entry-level diplomats. After you cut your teeth on a few civil wars and a famine or two, you might get lucky and be given a plum post somewhere in the SECOND World."
Author: Elle Lothlorien
11. "Sharia is the impetus behind multinational diplomatic efforts to accommodate Sharia blasphemy prohibitions on expression that offends Muslims."
Author: Frank Gaffney
12. "Watching it all, I had a panic attack.Holy shit! Most of the Thirld World sees America through the actions of backpackers. They're our diplomats in places like this. Our grungy kissingers. These folks must think we're all drawstring pant-wearing, Hacky-Sacking, white Rasta freaks. We're doomed."
Author: Franz Wisner
13. "A lady must be born of unsullied blood for at least three generations, on each side of her house. Think for a minute about where you are going to fulfil that condition. Then she must be gentle by nature, and rearing. She must know all there is to learn from books, have wide experience to cover all emergencies, she must be steeped in social graces, and diplomatic by nature. She must rise unruffled to any emergency, never wound, never offend, always help and heal, she must be perfect in deportment, virtue, wifehood and motherhood. She must be graceful, pleasing and beautiful. She must have much leisure to perfect herself in learning, graces and arts—"
Author: Gene Stratton Porter
14. "A well-trained diplomat is supposed to write French, for example, like an angel, but to speak it with the peculiar gutlessness of a Geneva nancy-boy."
Author: Geoffrey Household
15. "Wisdom is an artful method—a skillful, tactical, fair, and diplomatic use of knowledge."
Author: Greg Koukl
16. "However, even during the preparations for action, we laid our plans in such a manner that should there be progress through diplomatic negotiation, we would be well prepared to cancel operations at the latest moment that communication technology would have permitted."
Author: Hideki Tojo
17. "The resolution has made a real threat of war go away and opens the way for further work in the interests of a political- diplomatic settlement of the situation around Iraq."
Author: Igor Ivanov
18. "Do you know the anecdote about Rubens? He was serving Holland as Ambassador to Spain and used to spend the afternoon in the royal gardens before his easel. One day a jaunty member of the Spanish Court passed and remarked, ‘I see that the diplomat amuses himself sometimes with painting,' to which Rubens replied, ‘No, the painter amuses himself sometimes with diplomacy!"
Author: Irving Stone
19. "In 1925 Woolf began an affair with Sackville-West, who was married to Harold Nicolson, the diplomat and writer, and the development of their close relationship, which does not seem to have undermined either woman's marriage, coincided with Woolf 's most productive years as a writer."
Author: Jane Goldman
20. "You're in America now," I said. "Our idea of diplomacy is showing up with a gun in one hand and a sandwich in the other and asking which you'd prefer."
Author: Jim Butcher
21. "But when Christopher mentioned that he and Talbott had been trying to package post-Cold War policy in a single phrase, Kennan said they shouldn't. "Containment" had been a misleading oversimplification; strategy could not be made to fit a "bumper sticker." The president laughed when Talbott told him what had happened: "that's why Kennan's a great diplomat and scholar but not a politician."
Author: John Lewis Gaddis
22. "My career was always about working with people, and understanding issues and problems and helping them to solve those issues and problems. How you deal with people - that's what diplomacy is all about. So while I'm not a career diplomat, many of the skills I had seemed to directly translate into the diplomatic arena."
Author: John Roos
23. "And I try to be as diplomatic as I can, but it always ends up being a psychodrama up there on stage."
Author: John Zorn
24. "Horace Walpole, the writer and politician, meanwhile, once saw Mademoiselle la Chevalière d'Éon, known in her day as a transvestite-diplomat-spy, teaching fencing to the Cosways' guests in the midst of a party.16,17"
Author: Jon Meacham
25. "Diplomatic #@@@@@##%%%%#%%%%@@@@@@$$$$$####!!! Immunity?"
Author: Joss Whedon
26. "How is the world ruled and led to war? Diplomats lie to journalists and believe these lies when they see them in print."
Author: Karl Kraus
27. "To be successful, you really have to put your ego in the background and try to be diplomatic to achieve what you want to achieve."
Author: Ken Adam
28. "That wasn't English she was speaking: it was the language of diplomacy."
Author: Kevin Hearne
29. "Out in the world I go! Muggers! Autograph hounds! Junkies! People with real jobs! Maybe an easy lay! United Nation functionaries and diplomats!"
Author: Kurt Vonnegut
30. "The time draws near, when a radical change must take place for the whole world in the management of diplomacy."
Author: Lajos Kossuth
31. "We always have hoped that American diplomacy deploys itself in dialogue and persuasion rather than by ultimatums. That is the path we want in international relations."
Author: Mahmoud Abbas
32. "Unfortunately, diplomacy was a dance I needed to learn."
Author: Maria V. Snyder
33. "I practised as an architect for 10 years. I qualified in 1973 with a fellowship diploma of architecture. World Series Cricket gave me the freedom to go out and pursue architecture."
Author: Max Walker
34. "Having wallowed in a delightful orgy of anti-French sentiment, having deplored and applauded the villains themselves, having relished the foibles of bankers, railwaymen, diplomats, and police, the public was now ready to see its faith restored in the basic soundness of banks, railroads, government, and police."
Author: Michael Crichton
35. "Granted, not all uneducated women are prostitutes, and, not all prostitutes are uneducated. However, where building a family is employment, an uneducated woman's womb is her diploma."
Author: Mokokoma Mokhonoana
36. "I don't think I'm complicated at all. I'm not political, and I'm not trying to be diplomatic. I don't want to hurt anybody's feelings, and I don't say bad things about people. There is no agenda. There's no trying to fool somebody."
Author: Nick Saban
37. "Be polite; write diplomatically; even in a declaration of war one observes the rules of politeness."
Author: Otto Von Bismarck
38. "I'm from a family of teachers. My father would drown me in the bathtub if my daughter didn't graduate from college. I don't care who she is or what she does. Just get the diploma."
Author: P. C. Cast
39. "Diplomacy is like jazz: endless variations on a theme."
Author: Richard Holbrooke
40. "If we just let our vision of the world go forth, and we embrace it entirely, and we don't try to piece together clever diplomacy but just wage a total war, our children will sing great songs about us years from now."
Author: Richard Perle
41. "People also don't care about the daily comings and goings of diplomats and yet we must report it."
Author: Roone Arledge
42. "A diploma only proves that you know how to look up answers."
Author: Solomon Short
43. "I tried to be diplomatic, but mostly I just lied a lot."
Author: Stephenie Meyer
44. "Diplomats and bureaucrats may function differently, but they achieve exactly the same results."
Author: Testy McTesterson
45. "I'm simply saying that there are advantages in sending a skilled diplomat who can always say, 'I'll get back to you on that, Mr. Minister'."
Author: Theodore C. Sorensen
46. "The most diplomatic statement you can use for the person you hate:"If I would have water, and you would be on fire,...I would drink IT."
Author: Tuba Javed
47. "For me, the day job comes first. That's why I call myself a diplomat who writes, not a writer who masquerades as a diplomat. If the day job demands it, I won't write at all. I write in what I call 'the crevices of my day job', and that comes only on weekends."
Author: Vikas Swarup
48. "Education, if it means anything, should not take people away from the land, but instill in them even more respect for it, because educated people are in a position to understand what is being lost. The future of the planet concerns all of us, and all of us should do what we can to protect it. As I told the foresters, and the women, you don't need a diploma to plant a tree."
Author: Wangari Maathai
49. "More scientific language and less diplomatic rhetoric may make this world even better."
Author: Wen Jiabao
50. "Diplomacy is the art of saying 'Nice doggie' until you can find a rock."
Author: Will Rogers

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