Niccolò Machiavelli Quote

From this arises the following question: whether it is better to be loved than feared, or the reverse. The answer is that one would like to be both the one and the other, but because they are difficult to combine, it is far better to be loved than feared if you cannot be both.


The Prince (1513)

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From this arises the following question: whether it is better to be loved than feared, or the reverse. The answer is that one would like to be both...

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From this arises the following question: whether it is better to be loved than feared, or the reverse. The answer is that one would like to be both...

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From this arises the following question: whether it is better to be loved than feared, or the reverse. The answer is that one would like to be both...

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From this arises the following question: whether it is better to be loved than feared, or the reverse. The answer is that one would like to be both...