Nikkolo Machiavelli

Nikkolo Machiavelli

Italian political thinker, historian, writer, advocate of a strong state power.
He who wishes to be obeyed must know how to command.More Nikkolo Machiavelli quotes [07/12/2011 12:07:54]
Men should be either treated generously or destroyed, because they take revenge for slight injuries - for heavy ones they cannot.More Nikkolo Machiavelli quotes [07/12/2011 12:07:20]
Hence it comes about that all armed Prophets have been victorious, and all unarmed Prophets have been destroyed.More Nikkolo Machiavelli quotes [07/12/2011 12:07:10]
It is necessary for him who lays out a state and arranges laws for it to presuppose that all men are evil and that they are always going to act according to the wickedness of their spirits whenever they have free scope.More Nikkolo Machiavelli quotes [07/12/2011 12:07:38]
A son can bear with equanimity the loss of his father, but the loss of his inheritance may drive him to despair.More Nikkolo Machiavelli quotes [07/12/2011 12:07:03]

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