Come you masters of war You that build all the guns You that build the death planes You that build the big bombs You that hide behind walls You that hide behind desks I just want you to know I can see through your masks
Noble intentions coupled with authority has created some of the world's heroes and the greatest men and women who have ever lived. Some of the most evil names in history were also individuals with absolute authority, but their intentions ended millions of lives and destroyed entire nations. Authority just for the sake of having power is a sign that this power will be misused and abused. The noblest individuals in history never sought power, they had it thrust on them and they always remembered the common good in every decision. Authority can bring out strength or weakness, revealing the inner spirit of the person.