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R. HAHN: À Chloris, Susan Graham: make music part of your life series


R. HAHN. À Chloris. Susan Graham

QUOTATION: Niccolo Machiavelli: He who blinded by ambition, raises himself to a position whence he cannot mount higher, must thereafter fall with the greatest loss.


He who blinded by ambition, raises himself to a position whence he cannot mount higher, must thereafter fall with the greatest loss.

Niccolo Machiavelli (1469-1527) Discuss

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The Medici: Godfathers of…: The Magnificent Medici


http://www.pbs.org/empires/ – Lorenzo de’ Medici becomes a driving force of the Renaissance; monk Savonarola promotes fundamentalist purification of Florence after the death of Lorenzo de’ Medici.