Amidst the backstage politicking of a mediaeval state Machiavelli sat for an official portrait. He was poised, serious. “How do I appear?” he asked the painter, who craned around the easel. 111 more words
Anyone interested in change should be interested in Machiavelli.
That many of the observations in The Prince have been cited by leaders with questionable methods in fields such as business and war means the 16th Century Italian adviser has a negative reputation. 786 more words
Jordan walked into Black Hawk’s cell while Black Hawk sat reading a book on his bed. This was one of three times Jordan had been to his cell which was more than anyone other than his cell mate had entered. 1,099 more words