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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
adjective: Tactful; shrewd.
From Old French politique (political), from Latin politicus (political), from Greek politikos, from polites (citizen), from polis (city). Earliest documented use: 1427.
“I think it might be politic to keep our views to ourselves.”
William Stafford; Drinkwater’s Daughter; Andrews UK; 2013.
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A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:As freely as the firmament embraces the world, / or the sun pours forth impartially his beams, / so mercy must encircle both friend and foe. -Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller, poet and dramatist (10 Nov 1759-1805)