"Never was anything great achieved without danger."
"Great minds discuss ideas average minds discuss events small minds discuss people."Niccolo Machiavelli on Eleanor Roosevelt
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."Niccolo Machiavelli on Albert Einstein
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them."Niccolo Machiavelli on William Shakespeare
"One sees great things from the valley only small things from the peak."Niccolo Machiavelli on Gilbert K. Chesterton
"All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope."Niccolo Machiavelli on Winston Churchill
"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."