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Diplomacy, n.: The patriotic art of lying for one's country. Options
Daemon
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Diplomacy, n.: The patriotic art of lying for one's country.

Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914)
jcbarros
Posted: Thursday, October 4, 2012 8:44:58 AM

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A praiseworthy lie, isn´t it?
Tovarish
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Whow, so it isnt original to the 21st Century?
MTC
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liplomacy,n: slick or smooth-tongued diplomacy
GabhSigenod
Posted: Thursday, October 4, 2012 11:44:47 AM

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As I recall, the first example of failed diplomacy was committed by Cain.
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I love Ambrose Bierce's definitions. He was a very intelligent man.
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