Lesson 2: Power is a never-ending game that’s always being played, and you can only embrace it, ignore it, or accept it. - Deepstash

Lesson 2: Power is a never-ending game that’s always being played, and you can only embrace it, ignore it, or accept it.

Most of Greene’s writing deals with power: how we attain and lose it, and the games people play to get and keep it. For five months, his daily laws cover various questions around power. One of the most fundamental yet important ones is that humans are always playing power games.

Whether you like it or not, people want power, and so wherever humans are involved, power struggles come into play — pun intended. There are only three ways to deal with the fact that life is a never-ending game of power:

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