Diplomacy Quotes

In the defense of our nation, a president must be a clear - Eyed realist. There are limits to the smiles and scowls of diplomacy. Armies and missiles are not stopped by stiff notes of condemnation. They are held in check by strength and purpose and the promise of swift punishment.
George W. Bush, speech, November 19, 1999
Frederick the great - diplomacy without arms is like music without...

Diplomacy: lying in state.
Oliver Hereford
Isaac asimov, prelude to foundation, said by hari seldon - violence is the diplomacy of the incompetent....
American prove - diplomacy is the art of letting someone else have...
Diplomacy is a continuation of war by other means.
Zhou En Lai

In archaeology you uncover the unknown. In diplomacy you cover the known.
Thomas Pickering
Sincere diplomacy is no more possible than dry water or wooden iron.
Josef Stalin
Diplomacy is to do and say, the nastiest thing in the nicest way.
Isaac Goldberg
The art of life is to show your hand. There is no diplomacy like candor. You may lose by it now and then, but it will be a loss well gained if you do. Nothing is so boring as having to keep up a deception.
E. V. Lucas
Diplomacy is the art of knowing what not to say.
Matthew Trump, in Mother Earth News
All diplomacy is a continuation of war by other means. 1954.
Enlai Zhou
Take the diplomacy out of war and the thing would fall flat in a week.
Will Rogers