Niccolo Machiavelli Quotes and its meanings

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Business Change Faith Fear God Good Great Hope Intelligence Life Love Men Nature Peace Politics Religion Society Success War

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Here are the top most famous quotes by Niccolo Machiavelli.

  • No enterprise is more likely to succeed than one concealed from the enemy until it is ripe for execution.
  • One change always leaves the way open for the establishment of others.
  • Whosoever desires constant success must change his conduct with the times.
  • A wise ruler ought never to keep faith when by doing so it would be against his interests.
  • Men shrink less from offending one who inspires love than one who inspires fear.
  • God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us.
  • 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.
  • A return to first principles in a republic is sometimes caused by the simple virtues of one man. His good example has such an influence that the good men strive to imitate him, and the wicked are ashamed to lead a life so contrary to his example.
  • Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
  • Never was anything great achieved without danger.