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Comprised of three hundred pithy aphorisms, this influential work of philosophy offers thought-provoking and accessible advice. One of his most famous phrases is “Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.

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The novel reveals a philosophy, pessimismwith which one of its greatest readers and admirers, the 19th century German philosopher Arthur Schopenhaueridentified. It has sold nearlycopies. Vracin Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe. Written in the seventeenth century by a Spanish Jesuit scholar, the teachings are strikingly modern in tone and woldly universal concerns such as friendship, morality, effective leadership, and how to manage one’s emotions.


Retrieved from ” https: Critilo, man of the world, is shipwrecked on the coast of the island of Santa Elena, where he meets Andrenio, the natural man, who has grown up completely ignorant of civilization. You can purchase it now.

Wisdom for today’s world from three great thinkers of the Renaissance era. Soon Gracian wrote to apply for membership in another religious order.

He was born in Belmontenear Calatayud Aragon. During the Spanish war with Catalonia and France, he was chaplain of the army that liberated Lleida in Expected dispatch within 7 – 11 working days. Power, politics, strategy, moral philosophy. In three hundred maxims, Graci n offers sage advice on how to impress superiors, confound rivals, and get the most from subordinates.

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In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikiquote Baltaswr. Written in the seventeenth century by Spanish Jesuit scholar Baltasar Gracin, the teachings are strikingly modern in tone and address universal concerns such as friendship, morality, effective leadership, and managing emotions. A activation email has been sent to you. Cart 0 Banyen Books and Sound. Becoming by Michelle ObamaPaperback 1. Graphic Arts Paperback Books. Performing Arts Art Paperback Books. An enlightening guide for life, this edition also includes an informative introduction by Willis O that explores Gracins background and provides insightful historical and literary context.


We are currently out of stock of this item. Although written in the Renaissance era, these guides still resonate today and are collected here for easy reference. A Memoir by Tara WestoverHardcover Views Read Edit View history.

He is intelligent and contributed greatly to the world. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. About this product Synopsis “Think with the few and speak with the many,” “Friends are a second existence,” and “Be able to forget” are among this volume’s pithy maxims on politics, professional life, and personal development.

See all Editor’s Choices. Please click the link in that email to activate your subscription. Together they undertake a long voyage to the Isle of Immortality, travelling the long and prickly road of life.

May Learn how and when wosdom remove this template message. The Art of Worldly Wisdom; Reflections: Website by The Jibe. The author, Wisdok Graci n, was a chaplain, confessor, college administrator, and professor who lived a courtier’s life in the company of viceroys, aristocrats, statesmen, and military leaders. He constantly plays with words: See all Good Introductions. It is one of these 3: Wikiquote has quotations related to: Email address subscribed successfully.