Francesco Guicciardini Quote: “Few revolutions succeed, and when they…”

Few revolutions succeed, and when they do, you often discover they did not gain what you hoped for, and you condemn yourself to perpetual fear, as the parties you defeated may always regain power and work for your ruin.

Francesco Guicciardini


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Name: Francesco Guicciardini
Profession: Historian
Nationality: Italian
Birthday: March 6, 1483
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