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Pietro Aretino
April 20, 1492 - October 21, 1556
Nationality: Italian
Category: Poet
Subcategory: Italian Poet

I keep my friends as misers do their treasure, because, of all the things granted us by wisdom, none is greater or better than friendship.

    Topics: Friendship

A high heart ought to bear calamities and not flee them, since in bearing them appears the grandeur of the mind and in fleeing them the cowardice of the heart.


I love you, and because I love you, I would sooner have you hate me for telling you the truth than adore me for telling you lies.

    Topics: Love

I am, indeed, a king, because I know how to rule myself.


If you want to annoy your neighbors, tell the truth about them.


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