Niccolò Machiavelli

“There is no other way of guarding against adulation, than to make people understand that they will not offend you by speaking the truth. On the other hand, when everyone feels at liberty to tell you the truth, they will be apt to be lacking in respect to you.”


Nicolo Machiavelli, The Prince - The Original Classic Edition
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