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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


Author Profession: Historian
Nationality: Italian
Born: March 6, 1483
Died: May 22, 1540


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