One of the most influential people in Rome was Marcus Cicero, a great philopsoper as we say and exam most of his work today we see a story of a honored and respected man as well as loyal, but his loyalty would prove to be his greatest downfall and which would lead to his exicution. (pg. 149) Rome was built of lawyers, judges, and philosophers. (pg. 149) The romans were more practical thinkers and philosophers.
Washington had a very successful career, being a dominant military and political leader. He was a strong, loyal, and dedicated man that fought for what he believed in and did not back down. Without his initiative in war, the United States would not be the way that it is today. A few of his successes include leading victories over Great Britain in the American Revolutionary War, being the first president of the United States, and being very involved in the writing of the United States Constitution. Washington had great ability to lead others, lead by example, and develop others into leaders.
Leadership and Management Suzanne Hickle 6/09/2014 LDR/300 Mark Guberman Winston Churchill was what many would call a world of a leader. He led his country through the biggest turmoil of the 20th century. In present day his notoriety and leadership ability is still a common desire among politician figure heads as well as those leading a country through a difficult time. Being a good leader is not always about what you have accomplished or what you have defeated in your time served. Having leadership skills is what makes a good leader a great leader.
The helots were the slaves of the Spartiates. However, the helots were not like typical slaves, as they were the product of total state power and could not be sold to other lands. The helots outnumbered the Spartiates in most areas of Sparta, but they often were aware that they could not overwhelm their masters who were full time soldiers. This ideology was exactly what the Spartans wanted the helots to believe, as often the greatest fear for the Spartans was not external military threats, but the possibility of helot rebellions. Often, Spartan foreign policy was dictated by how it would affect the possibility of helot
Things like killing the ruler of Rome and throwing the whole empire into turmoil. For their argument they argued that because they loved Rome so much, that is why they had to kill Caesar because they could not have a ruler over Rome. Their forefathers had fought for the freedom and republic of Rome and they even killed a guy who tried to be ruler. Brutus and Cassius had the right idea in trying to protect the republic but they didn’t think it through enough and that is where their plan failed. Caesar was given a crown three times and the people wanted him to have it, but all three times he rejected it to look good in front of the people.
He was also a good king because he looked good and he kept law and order yet in the rest of his jobs he was quite a bad king for example when he did help the church etc. he only helped the church when it best suited him and didn’t listen to the barons . Based on my finding, I believe that the Magna Carta was one main reason as to why the rebellion started because and that king john only signed the Magna Carta so that he could build up his army the barons rebelled for a number of reasons including the trust between the king and the
They demonstrate the very characteristics that are sought out to complete the tasks at hand, clearly identifying and living by these values. Important character traits for an effective leader include confidence, fearlessness, self-confidence, dedication, determination, vision and direction. Leaders are often found throughout the sports world; some of which are good leaders, and others not so good. When you think of great leaders in professional sports, one man’s name stands above the rest. One of the most prominent leaders of all time in the sports world is the great Vincent Thomas Lombardi.
Athens was more worried about the comfort and culture during the time of the military battles. The oligarchy in Sparta put a war like attitude as it's first priority and it met the needs of Ancient Greece. Athens did not have the best form of government because it did not give the citizens of Greece more freedom. The Athenian democracy can not be called a true democracy because there was several flaws in the governement and how it worked. Only the
So much that his picture is on $1 bill. One example of is his one of his quotes “Be courteous to all, but intimate with few, and let those few be well tried before he give them her confidence.” This quote usually made people be ambitious. And another example is him not giving up during the war and kept on fighting till the end. Most people would not be like him and would not have the courage to stay and fight. Also there are millions of people in the world who look up to him not only because of him being a great help in the war but the courage that he had while fighting.
Another reason feudalism lost power was the mercenaries that fought for the English king. After the first of the many treaties during the war was signed in 1360 by France, the English king did not want to release his unruly soldiers on his own land. Instead, they were loosed on France where they were free to loot and pillage as they pleased. Castles that belonged to lords took a beating as the mercenaries took them over and then sold them back to the lords for a large price. New weaponry made in the war made the king stronger against nobles.