[LMB] TSK - Echoes
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Tue Aug 13 20:21:52 BST 2019
> On Aug 1, 2019, at 1:12 PM, Alex Kwan <litalex at gmail.com> wrote:
> The second emperor of the Tang Dynasty in China is remembered as one of the best rulers in Chinese history, and yet he murdered his older brother, the original heir, to get to the throne, and also his younger brother to make sure his father had no other heir.
> little Alex
Perhaps the two brothers were not worthy? If you know a little Chinese history, you know they would have considered
Machiavelli to be an amateur or good for a 12 year old, perhaps.
Ezar had his only begotten son killed as well as a navy of innocents for dynastic reasons. He sacrificed men owing him allegiance
and to whom he also owed allegiance to get his son messily killed. It resulted in an Empire where Miles, Ivan, et. al. could grow up
in peace along with millions, perhaps billions of other children.
Alfred Adler—“Do the wrong thing or feel guilty, but not both.”
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