Niccolò Machiavelli: Everyone sees what you..

Santi di Tito’s famous portrait of Niccolò Mac...

Santi di Tito’s famous portrait of Niccolò Machiavelli, now residing in the Palazzo Vecchio in Florence, Italy (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

“Everyone sees what you appear to be, few experience what you really are.”

Niccolò Machiavelli

May 3, 1469: Would Machiavelli have thought that celebrating birthdays was a betrayal of weakness? The Renaissance Italian philosopher was born 544 years ago today.

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03/05/2013 · 22:56

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