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from The Shogun’s Scroll

The Proper Application of Cruelty and EvilbyHanshi Stephen Kaufman Chapter 8On Controlling All Aspects of the Realm:The Shogun Scrolls of Hidetomo Nakadai,Court Counselor to Minamoto Yoritomo, 1st Shogun of Japan When a man aspires to greatness, he must inevitably use cruelty to attain his ends. This cruelty must be wisely applied. Not to use cruelty […]