Francesco Guicciardini

Francesco Guicciardini

Let no one trust so entirely to natural prudence as to persuade himself that it will suffice to guide him without help from experience.More Francesco Guicciardini quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Since there is nothing so well worth having as friends, never lose a chance to make them.More Francesco Guicciardini quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If you attempt certain things at the right time, they are easy to accomplish - in fact, they almost get done by themselves. If you undertake them before the time is right, not only will they fail, but they will often become impossible to accomplish even when the time would have been right.More Francesco Guicciardini quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Like other men, I have sought honours and preferment, and often have obtained them beyond my wishes or hopes. Yet never have I found in them that content which I had figured beforehand in my mind. A strong reason, if we well consider it, why we should disencumber ourselves of vain desires.More Francesco Guicciardini quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Since there is nothing so well worth having as friends, never lose a chance to make them.More Francesco Guicciardini quotes [08/24/2011 03:08:23]

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