The real alternatives to diplomacy are much worse: either rapid descent to a North Korea situation, with an unsupervised nuclear program leading inexorably to nuclear weapons and all their dangerously unpredictable regional consequences; or an...
when diplomacy has been exhausted, the Security Council must become involved.
Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
Diplomacy is the only clear answer to the current situation.
In the world of diplomacy, some things are better left unsaid.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
We see that diplomacy as a way out of this conundrum.
In the movies you get even; in life, diplomacy is best.
We fully acknowledge that public diplomacy is only part of the picture,
In archaeology you uncover the unknown. In diplomacy you cover the known.