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Thought for the Day – March 1st

03-01

“ognuno vede quello che tu pari, pochi sentono quello che tu se”
Machiavelli. The Prince. United States: Simon & Brown, 2011. Ch 28.
SEE (English): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Prince
SEE(English): http://www.gutenberg.org/files/1232/1232.txt
SEE(Italian): http://www.ibiblio.org/ml/libri/m/MachiavelliNB_IlPrincipe_s.pdf (pg 94)
FACEBOOK PAGE: No official page
VARIANT:
“Everybody sees what you seem, but few know what thou art”

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Thought for the Day – December 27th

12-27

“Qui è disposizione grandissima; nè può essere, dove è grande disposizione, grande difficultà”
Machiavelli, Niccolò. The Prince. United States: Simon & Brown, 2011. Ch 26.
SEE (English): http://www.gutenberg.org/files/1232/1232.txt
SEE (Latin): http://it.wikisource.org/wiki/Il_Principe/Capitolo_XXVI
FACEBOOK PAGE: No official page
VARIANT: “…nor can there be great difficulty where there is great willingness…”
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NOTE: For more information see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Prince