Tact Quotes

Tact consists in knowing how far to go in going too far. Jean Cocteau

Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves. Abraham Lincoln

Tact is the art of convincing people that they know more than you do. Raymond Mortimer

You can’t use tact with a Congressman! A Congressman is a hog! You must take a stick and hit him on the snout! Henry Brooks Adams

Tact: to lie about others as you would have them lie about you. Oliver Herford

You need more tact in the dangerous art of giving presents than in any other social action. William Bolitho

Without tact you can learn nothing. Tact teaches you when to be silent. Benjamin Disraeli