© 2014 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
The Prince

The Prince

by Niccolò Machiavelli

The Prince: Human Nature True or False

1. When did humanism start? -> The Renaissance
2. What subject did humanists love? -> History
3. What did Machiavelli think of most people? -> They are liars and cowards.
4. How did humanists feel about religion? -> It's pathetic.
5. How was Machiavelli different from other humanists? -> He totally rejected the need for Christian virtues.

Submit
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement