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Biography - Isaac Newton:

English mathematician, astronomer and physicist.
Born: 1643 - Died: 1727
Period:
18th century
17th century
Place of birth: United Kingdom
United Kingdom

Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy.




Translation

Translation

(French, German)



French
Le tact c'est l'art de proposer un argument sans se faire un ennemi.

German
Takt ist die Kunst, einen Erfolg zu erzielen, ohne sich einen Feind zu machen.




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Tact in audacity consists in knowing how far you can go too far.




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Errors are not in the art but in the artificers.
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