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I wouldn't think of asking you to lie; you haven't the necessary diplomatic training.
An ambassador is not simply an agent; he is also a spectacle.
Consul. In American politics, a person who having failed to secure an office from the people is given one by the Administration on
If we've told lies, you've told half-lies. And a man who tells lies, like me, merely hides the truth, but a man who tells half-lie
On the whole, I wish I'd stayed in Tunbridge Wells.
If you are to stand up for your Government you must be able to stand up to your Government.
Diplomats lie with a heavy sense of destiny.
He who plays advisor is no longer ambassador.
Lord Salisbury and myself have brought you back peace--but a peace I hope with honour.
To act with doubleness towards a man whose own conduct was double, was so near an approach to virtue that it deserved to be called
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