Law 16: Use absence to increase respect and honor.
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Law 42: Strike the shepherd and the sheep will scatter.
Law 46: Never appear perfect.
Law 31: Control the options: get others to play with the cards you deal.
Law 37: Create compelling spectacles.
Law 8: Make other people come to you; use bait if necessary.
Law 45: Preach the need for change, but never reform too much at once.
Law 43: Work on the hearts and minds of others.
Law 4: Always say less than necessary.
Law 19: Know who you're dealing with; do not offend the wrong person.
Law 13: When asking for help, appeal to people's self-interests, never to their mercy or...
Law 23: Concentrate your forces.
Law 9: Win through your actions, never through argument.
Law 33: Discover each man's thumbscrew.
Law 24: Play the perfect courtier.
Law 26: Keep your hands clean.
Law 30: Make your accomplishments seem effortless.
Law 2: Never put too much trust in friends; learn how to use enemies.
Law 32: Play to people's fantasies.
Law 34: Be royal in your fashion: act like a king to be treated like...
Law 35: Master the art of timing.