Francesco Guicciardini

Francesco Guicciardini

The affairs of this world are so shifting and depend on so many accidents, that it is hard to form any judgment concerning the future; nay, we see from experience that the forecasts even of the wise almost always turn out false.More Francesco Guicciardini quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Waste no time with revolutions that do not remove the causes of your complaints but simply change the faces of those in charge.More Francesco Guicciardini quotes [08/24/2011 03:08:43]
Keep your eye fixed not so much on what they [people] ought in reason to do, as on what they are likely to do based on their disposition and habits.More Francesco Guicciardini quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There is nothing so fleeting as the memory of benefits received.More Francesco Guicciardini quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Affairs that depend on many rarely succeed.More Francesco Guicciardini quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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