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  • Andres Rodriguez Guapacha thinks this is interesting:

If they are honorable, the “trials and dangers” they have to go through to win eminence give them an “I deserve it” mentality, and make them want to cling on to power or become vulnerable to accept things that are not theirs.

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not sure that I understand. if they are honourable they should not be worried about keeping power. what am I missing?