Having the virtue of tactfulness is absolutely necessary to deal with complicated situations and problems. Check out the famous tact quotes and tactfulness quotations and sayings!

Tact Quotes

Going by dictionary terms, tact is nothing but a keen sense of what to say or do to avoid giving offense or it is a skill in dealing with difficult or delicate situations. We often end up saying / doing things before thinking that eventually land us in big trouble! Learning the art of being tactful just requires a bit of effort and patience. Too much honesty might not always be good for you and sometimes applying a bit of tact comes to handy too! Read this article completely if you want to know about the tactfulness quotations and sayings.

The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.

- Abraham Lincoln

I suppose leadership at one time meant muscles; but today it means getting along with people.

- Mahatma Gandhi

It's not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.

- Bruce Lee

A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at.

- Bruce Lee

Coaches who can outline plays on a black board are a dime a dozen. The ones who win get inside their player and motivate.

- Vince Lombardi

People who work together will win, whether it be against complex football defenses, or the problems of modern society.

- Vince Lombardi

Force has no place where there is need of skill.

- Historiae 1-4 , Herodotus

No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.

- Robin Williams

To catch a husband is an art; to hold him is a job.

- The Second Sex , Simone de Beauvoir

Grant me thirty years of equal division of inheritances and a free press, and I will provide you with a republic.

- Alexis de Tocqueville

It is one of the most effective attitudes of the neurotic to measure thumbs down, so to speak, a real person by an ideal, since in doing so he can depreciate him as much as he wishes.

- Alfred Adler

I've always felt that a person's intelligence is directly reflected by the number of conflicting points of view he can entertain simultaneously on the same topic.

- Abigail Adams

If you can't turn yourself into your customer, you probably shouldn't be in the ad writing business at all.

- Leo Burnett

The Congress has historically played covert communal politics in order to create what in India we call vote banks where you pit one community against another and so on in order to secure votes.

- Arundhati Roy

A man of knowledge lives by acting, not by thinking about acting.

- Carlos Castaneda

Look at every path closely and deliberately. Try it as many times as you think necessary. Then ask yourself alone, one question . . . Does this path have a heart? If it does, the path is good; if it doesn't it is of no use."

- Carlos Castaneda

The key is not to prioritize what's on your schedule, but to schedule your priorities.

- Stephen Covey

The writer is always tricking the reader into listening to their dream.

- Joan Didion

Baseball is ninety percent mental and the other half is physical.

- Lawrence Peter Berra

If you fall, fall on your back. If you can look up, you can get up.

- Les Brown

Everything a writer learns about the art or craft of fiction takes just a little away from his need or desire to write at all. In the end he knows all the trick

- Raymond Chandler

I knew one thing: as soon as anyone said you didn't need a gun, you'd better take one along that worked.

- Raymond Chandler

A great social success is a pretty girl who plays her cards as carefully as if she were plain.

- F. Scott Fitzgerald

All men can see these tactics whereby I conquer, but what none can see is the strategy out of which victory is evolved.

- Sun Tzu

All warfare is based on deception. Hence, when able to attack, we must seem unable; when using our forces, we must seem inactive; when we are near, we must make the enemy believe we are far away; when far away, we must make him believe we are near

- Sun Tzu

Confront them with annihilation, and they will then survive; plunge them into a deadly situation, and they will then live. When people fall into danger, they are then able to strive for victory.

- Sun Tzu

He who is prudent and lies in wait for an enemy who is not, will be victorious.

- The Art of War , Sun Tzu

If you are far from the enemy, make him believe you are near.

- Sun Tzu

Know thy self, know thy enemy. A thousand battles, a thousand victories.

- The Art of War , Sun Tzu

Strategy without tactics is the slowest route to victory. Tactics without strategy is the noise before defeat.

- Sun Tzu

To keep every cog and wheel is the first precaution of intelligent tinkering.

- A Sand County Almanac: With Other Essays on Conservation from Round River , Aldo Leopold

Everything that is beautiful and noble is the product of reason and calculation.

- Charles Baudelaire

Talk to people in their own language. If you do it well, they’ll say, ‘God, he said exactly what I was thinking.’ And when they begin to respect you, they’ll follow you to the death.

- Lee Iacocca

The kind of people I look for to fill top management spots are the eager beavers, the mavericks. These are the guys who try to do more than they're expected.

- Lee Iacocca

The most successful businessman is the man who holds onto the old just as long as it is good, and grabs the new just as soon as it is better.

- Lee Iacocca

You're only as good as the people you hire.

- Ray Kroc

One and one is two, and two and two is four, and five will get you ten if you know how to work it.

- Mae West

When dealing with people, remember you are not dealing with creatures of logic, but creatures of emotion.

- Dale Carnegie

In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.

- Dwight D. Eisenhower

Divide and rule, the politician cries; unite and lead, is watchword of the wise.

- Gedichte , Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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