More From Niccolo Machiavelli
- "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."
- "Whosoever desires constant success must change his conduct with the times."
- "To understand the nature of the people one must be a prince, and to understand the nature of the prince, one must be of the people."