Any fool with a bit of luck can find himself born into power. But earning it for yourself, that takes work.
Power resides where men believe it resides. lt’s a trick, a shadow on the wall. And a very small man can cast a very large shadow.
I suppose it’s hard for a fanatic to admit a mistake. Isn’t that the whole point of being a fanatic? You’re always right. Everything is the Lord’s will.
Information is the key. You need to learn your enemy’s strengths and strategies. You need to learn which of your friends are not your friends.