Flannery O’Connor during her short lived writing career. To become truly great, one has to stand with people, not above them.
Montesquieu was truly a man of the people. Charles addressed many problems within society. There is a set stage of corruption, embezzlement, adulatory and bribes which all tie to the political arena that is described in the book.
Only when a person is forced to face his pride can he begin to overcome it. Lincoln developed multiple opinions on the topic of slavery throughout his lifetime as his political positions changed. Ralph Ellison givess example of what it felt like to be known as invisible in his groundbreaking novel, Invisible Man. From the outside, one could have said that things were going well for the Americans. Watching the ominous stares of people I don’t know.