Highlands Ranch High School - Mr. Sedivy
- Famous Quotes Throughout
World History -
"If men were all good, this advice would not be good, but since men are wicked and do not keep their promises to you, you likewise do not have to keep your promises to them."
"So far as he is able, a prince should stick to the path of good but, if the necessity arises, he should know how to follow evil."
"Men should either be treated generously or destroyed, because they take revenge for slight injures - for heavy ones they cannot."
"It is much safer for a prince to be feared than loved, if he is to fail in one of the two."
"The prince must be a fox, therefore, to recognize the traps and a lion to frighten the wolves."
Martin Luther 1483 - 1546
April 18, 1521 - Speech at the Diet of Worms
"Who loves not woman, wine, and song remains a fool his whole life long." (attributed)
St. Ignatius Loyola 1491 - 1556
1548 - Prayer for Generosity:
Henri IV 1553 - 1610
"I want there to be no peasant in
my kingdom so poor that he is unable to have a chicken in his pot
Famous Quotes Throughout World History -
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Famous Quotes from American History
Highlands Ranch High School 9375 South Cresthill Lane Highlands Ranch, Colorado 80126 303-471-7000
Mr. Sedivy's History Classes
| Colorado History | American Government | Advanced Placement Modern European History | Rise of Nation State England | World History |
World History: Dawn of Civilization
to Napoleon - Units of Study
| Prehistory | Mesopotamia & Phoenicians | Ancient Egypt | Greece | Rome | Medieval History | Renaissance and Reformation | Exploration | National Monarchies |
| The Scientific Revolution and the Enlightenment | Colonial America and the American Revolution | The French Revolution and the Napoleonic Era |
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