Law 36: Disdain Things You Cannot Have: Ignoring Them Is the Best Revenge (48 Laws of Power)

Law 36: Disdain Things You Cannot Have: Ignoring Them Is the Best Revenge (48 Laws of Power)

Overview of Law #36: Disdain Things You Cannot Have: Ignoring Them Is the Best Revenge Sometimes it’s better to ignore things. You’ll make small problems worse, make yourself look bad, and give your enemy attention he doesn’t deserve if you respond to a minor provocation. By not showing interest, you maintain your superiority.

Law 31: Control the Options: Get Others to Play with the Cards You Deal (48 Laws of Power)

Law 31: Control the Options: Get Others to Play with the Cards You Deal (48 Laws of Power)

Overview of Law #31: Control the Options: Get Others to Play with the Cards You Deal To deceive people, seem to give them a meaningful choice. But sharply limit their options to a few that work in your favor regardless of which they choose. Your victims will feel in control, but you’ll pull the strings.