Giacomo Leopardi Quotes

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Real misanthropes are not found in solitude, but in the world; since it is experience of life, and not philosophy, which produces real hatred of mankind.

Giacomo Leopardi

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He reevokes images memories and moments of past happiness. "

Paralipomeni della Batracomiomachìa
The satiric tone adopted by Leopardi through much of the Operette morali is also evinced in some of his late poetic texts such as the Palinodia and I nuovi credenti. La ginestra
In 1836 while staying near Torre del Greco in a villa on the hillside of Vesuvius Leopardi wrote his moral testament as a poet La Ginestra ("The Broom") also known as Il Fiore del Deserto ("The flower of the desert").