March 2017

Machiavellian Maxims (Part 5)

“There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.” – Niccolo Machiavelli Contents: 1.) Introduction 2.) The Maxims 3.) In Closing / Relevant Reading 1.) Introduction: Welcome to part 5 in my series of Machiavellian maxims, as with the previous entries, contained within’s a pithy collection of Machiavellian wisdom. If you’ve not read this series before, or simply wish to reread some of the older maxims, here’s a convenient...

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Fifty Shades of Red (Part 4)

“You need only look at the way in which she is formed, to see that woman is not meant to undergo great labour, whether of the mind or of the body.” – Arthur Schopenhauer Contents: 1.) Introduction 2.) The Maxims 3.) In Closing / Relevant Reading 1.) Introduction: Seeing as people absolutely love maxims, I’ve decided to commit myself to another round of Fifty Shades of Red (being this article) and...

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