I hadn’t gone into the subject of dorm living too deeply with him, not because I hesitated to probe his tender spots but because I would have been probing my own. This is called tact, and is reputed to be a virtue.
There are very many characteristics which go to make a model civil servant; prominent among them are probity , industry, good sense, good habits , good temper , patience , order , courtesy , tact , self-reliance , manly deference to superior officers.
No rules,however wise, area substituteforaffectionand tact.
The delicate operation of separating an American from the four-wheeled part of him has to be performed with tact.philip johnson
tact in audacity is knowing how far you can go without going too far.jean cocteau
There are very many characteristics which go into making a model civil servant. Prominent among them are probity, industry, good sense, good habits, good temper, patience, order, courtesy, tact, self-reliance, many deference to superior officers, and many consideration for inferiors.chester a. arthur
No rules, however wise, are a substitute for affection and tact.bertrand russell