Hi, Moink, welcome back to Wikiquote ;-) Here are some useful links:
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As for "purpose and end" I doubt it was said by other people, like Machavelli too. When I have a time, I would like to make a research for it. Cheers, --Aphaia 08:32, 8 May 2005 (UTC)