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Quotes about Diplomacy

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Ambrose Bierce
(1842 - 1914)
Diplomacy: n. The patriotic art of lying for one's country.
John Alejandro King a.k.a. The Covert Comic'Diplomatic mission' is an oxymoron.
John Alejandro King, a.k.a. The Covert Comic
(~1958 - )
Chaos is the greatest impediment to, and most useful result of, rational diplomacy.
Mark Twain
(1835 - 1910)
The principle of give and take is the principle of diplomacy -- give on and take ten.
Peter UstinovI'm convinced there's a small room in the attic of the Foreign Office where future diplomats are tought to stammer.
The Covert Comic a.k.a. John Alejandro King, noted CIA research manager
(~1958 - )
Diplomacy and covert action don't mix. They bind chemically.
Theodore RooseveltSpeak softly, and carry a big stick.
Will Rogers
(1879 - 1935)
Diplomacy is the art of saying 'Nice doggie' until you can find a rock.
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