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Niccolo Machiavelli

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Biography - Niccolo Machiavelli:

Italian diplomat, politician, philosopher, humanist and writer.
Born: 1469 - Died: 1527
Period:
16th century
15th century
Place of birth: Italy
Italy

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Where nature is lacking, work supplies.
Niccolo Machiavelli - The Art of War




Translation  

Translation

(French)


French
Là où la nature fait défaut, supplée le travail.”
Nicolas Machiavel - L'Art de la guerre




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Quotes for: nature


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Quotes about nature:


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Painters understand nature and love her and teach us to see.”
Vincent Willem van Gogh - Letters to Theo
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Truly, art is embedded in nature; he who can extract it, has it.”
Albrecht Dürer
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Man is but a reed, the most feeble thing in nature, but he is a thinking reed.”
Blaise Pascal - Pensées
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Nature, to be commanded, must be obeyed.”
Francis Bacon
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Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another.”
Decimus Iunius Iuvenalis - Satires
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Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye... it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.”
Edvard Munch
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Quotes for: work


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Quotes about work:


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Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.”
Confucius - Quotation of uncertain origin
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My work is a game, a very serious game.”
M. C. Escher
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The best work is not what is most difficult for you it is what you do best.”
Jean-Paul Sartre - Dirty Hands
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It's the job that's never started as takes longest to finish.”
John Ronald Reuel Tolkien - The Lord of the Rings
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Sowing is not so hard as reaping.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work.”
Quintus Horatius Flaccus
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Niccolo Machiavelli also said...


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Every one sees what you appear to be, few really know what you are.”
Niccolo Machiavelli
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There are two ways of contesting, the one by the law, the other by force; the first method is proper to men, the second to beasts.”
Niccolo Machiavelli - The Prince
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A prudent man should always follow in the path trodden by great men and imitate those who are most excellent.”
Niccolo Machiavelli - The Prince
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Men shrink less from offending one who inspires love than one who inspires fear.”
Niccolo Machiavelli
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There are three kinds of intelligence: one kind understands things for itself, the other appreciates what others can understand, the third understands neither for itself nor through others. This first kind is excellent, the second good, and the third kind useless.”
Niccolo Machiavelli - The Prince
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Not to extinguish our free-will, I hold it to be true that fortune is the arbiter of one half of our actions, but that she still leaves us to direct the other half, or perhaps a little less.”
Niccolo Machiavelli - The Prince
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