Francesco Guicciardini Quote: “I know no man who feels…”

I know no man who feels deeper disgust than I do at the ambition, avarice, and profligacy of the priesthood, as well because every one of these vices is odious in itself, as because each of them separately and all of them together are utterly abhorrent in men making profession of a life dedicated to God.

Francesco Guicciardini


Bio & Categories

Links

Tags & Keywords

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

Quotes by Other Historians

Alexis de Tocqueville Hannah Arendt Will Durant Henry Adams Carter G. Woodson Lord Acton Daniel J. Boorstin Thucydides