Niccolo Machiavelli

Niccolo Machiavelli

Italian political thinker, historian, writer, advocate of a strong state power.
There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.More Niccolo Machiavelli quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
He who would foresee what is to happen should look to what has happened: for all that is has its counterpart in time past.More Niccolo Machiavelli quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A wise prince then...should never be idle in times of peace but should industriously lay up stores of which to avail himself in times of adversity so that when fortune abandons him he may be prepared to resist her blows.More Niccolo Machiavelli quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In war, discipline can do more than fury.More Niccolo Machiavelli quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Men are of three different capacities: one understands intuitively; another understands so far as it is explained; and a third understands neither of himself nor by explanation. The first is excellent, the second, commendable, and the third, altogether useless.More Niccolo Machiavelli quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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