Niccolo Machiavelli

Niccolo Machiavelli

Italian political thinker, historian, writer, advocate of a strong state power.
A son can bear with equanimity the loss of his father, but the loss of his inheritance may drive him to despair.More Niccolo Machiavelli quotes [07/12/2011 12:07:03]
The unarmed man is not just defenseless - he is also contemptible.More Niccolo Machiavelli quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Men are so simple and yield so readily to the desires of the moment that he who will trick will always find another who will suffer to be tricked.More Niccolo Machiavelli quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
as the physicians say it happens in hectic fever, that in the beginning of the malady it is easy to cure but difficult to detect, but in the course of time, not having been either detected or treated in the beginning, it becomes easy to detect but difficult to cureMore Niccolo Machiavelli quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Those who either from imprudence or want of sagacity avoid doing so, are always overwhelmed with servitude and poverty; for faithful servants are always servants, and honest men are always poor; nor do any ever escape from servitude but the bold and faithless, or from poverty, but the rapacious and fraudulent.More Niccolo Machiavelli quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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