Odysseus became an even better leader, since he knew that if he told them this they would stop helping him and leave. Although it may seem like he is being selfish, Odysseus needed their help in order to get home, so he didn't say anything. If they were going to die anyways why tell them now and have them leave, then not tell the at all and them not know. Another way this information made him a better leader was when he stated, “I told them nothing, as they would have done nothing. They would have dropped their oars again, in panic, to roll for cover under the decking” (Homer 708).
In his case, he rushed the process of conquering the state, which led to his failure. It is evident that Duke Ludovico has stronger armies for he is the resident and more powerful. It is important that as a leader, one should be patient in attaining his goal.
Once Romeo had seen the fight start between Mercutio and Tybalt, he should have stayed where he was. Asking them to stop was a "valiant" move, but interfering could cause disaster in between. Law acts really quickly, so by following one 's impulses could mean an assured unhappy doom. It does not take much, just patience, to be able to stop and think before acting. In the end, it is worth it, decisions taken guided by impulses and rushed are most likely to be regretted afterward.
When these measures did not prove sufficient, the monarch waged war against these opposing groups, which was cleverly called ‘diplomacy by other means’. The spoils of the wars brought in revenue for the kingdom and displayed the military prowess of the state. However, these wars did not take place simply to further eco-political aspirations but more importantly, in the monarch’s expansionist view, he sought to destroy obstacles that would prevent him from being the sole power in all his conquered land. Many of these wars took place within the state itself, as there were several ruling families and warring factions with varying ideologies who all looked to be the only rulers of the state. Therefore, absolutism was also an achievement that referred to a ruler being able to diminish the power of the other ruling families and establish their power as the strongest and, most importantly, the only power in that state.
George also killed him because he didn’t want to regret not killing Lennie himself rather than someone else killing him that wouldn’t have cared. Killing Lennie is the best option George had. Because it was only for Lennie good so that he wouldn’t have to suffer. This story of Lennie and George is relevant to today because we all have someone that we really care about that you would do anything for them. Just like George did for Lennie it shows use friendship, caring, and
Yes, he accepts his actions at some point, but he does so because of extreme circumstances. Any normal person would have realized their mistakes much earlier and wouldn’t have let people die for them before beginning to take responsibility for
In the Authoritarian style of government on the other hand, has many benefits, advantages and like any other type of government, has its own disadvantages and weaknesses. I remember in our previous discussions, we talked about Hobbes’ state of nature which states that a person is naturally selfish and that without a government, there would be total chaos so in result, man agrees to be a part of a government. In this sense, man would agree to be under that government and would agree to be served. It is not assured that there would not be chaos if one joins a government but through this form of government, war would be lessened – and it could be render void. Under this type of government, there are benefits and advantages as well as restrictions.
Genghis Khan Renown for being a ruthless, feared military leader Genghis Khan is more recognized for his military victories than his intelligence. Genghis Khan was capable of being vicious enough to be victorious in battle, yet, clever enough to rule over a diverse empire larger than Rome. Genghis Khan was both a feared military conqueror and an intelligent administrator. However, his intelligence was the most vital attribute in shaping the modern world through law, religious tolerance, and military. Genghis Khan’s intelligence allowed for him to create The Great Law of Genghis Khan.
Not only is this advice for Occlumency, but also in general. It teaches Harry to not be vulnerable or depressed all the time, instead when something major is going on, it shows him not to sink in self pity, but be brave and try your hardest. This will affect Harry because when he goes against Voldemort and his Death Eaters, if something happens that crushes him, for example, one of his friends hurting, he won 't just stop and start crying, he will take that as another reason to rage and fight against him. Quote: ‘“You do care,’ said Dumbledore. He had not flinched or made a single move to stop Harry demolishing his office.
He gives Nora a bit of hope when he says “...do you know, Nora I have often wished that you might be threatened by some great danger, so that I might risk my life’s blood and everything for your sake.” (61). Nora sees this as a good thing. But looking into it. Being in love with someone does not consist of wanting them to be in “some great danger”. After saying this Nora believes that Torvald will do just that but he reacts to the letter by telling her “don 't make silly excuses.