Originally Posted by Freedom.
There an old axiom "absolute power corrupts absolutely"
Do you think most people can't handle having power?
I once worked with a girl who seemed very sweet and pleasant until she was promoted to supervisor, and then she became a real tyrant, reminding me of the "Nurse Rached" character in the movie One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest.
Psychologists say that people who are even slightly psychopathic should never be given a position of authority.
Do you think having power changes people?
Read "The Lucifer Effect", and you'll have your answer.