Diplomacy is the art of letting someone have your way.
All war represents a failure of diplomacy
(April 03, 1925 - )
Diplomacy is the art of saying "Nice doggie" until you can find a rock.
(November 04, 1879 - August 15, 1935)
There are few ironclad rules of diplomacy but to one there is no exception. When an official reports that talks were useful, it can safely be concluded that nothing was accomplished.
John Kenneth Galbraith
(October 15, 1908 - April 29, 2006)
Diplomats are useful only in fair weather. As soon as it rains they drown in every drop.
Charles de Gaulle
(November 22, 1890 - November 09, 1970)
For international travelers as a whole, the experience is better.
The amount is confidential … but it's been described as an amount which is suitable for the family's needs and includes both back payments for royalties as well as future payments.
I wonder if any of them can tell from just looking at me that all I am is the sum total of my pain, a raw woundedness so extreme that it might be terminal. It might be terminal velocity, the speed of the sound of a girl falling down to a place from where she can't be retrieved. What if I am stuck down here for good?