Francesco Guicciardini Quote: “The affairs of this world are…”

The affairs of this world are so shifting and depend on so many accidents, that it is hard to form any judgment concerning the future; nay, we see from experience that the forecasts even of the wise almost always turn out false.

Francesco Guicciardini


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