What does absolute power leads to corruption mean?
- 8 years agoFavorite Answer
-It "means" that if You give ANY One man a Gun, over Anyone Else; He'll eventually USE It- to Get whatever HE Wants... :(Source(s): " Too Much"- is a Powerful Thing.
- lareLv 78 years ago
the expression is
"All power corrupts, and absolute power corrupts absolutely"Source(s): it is a quote of Lord Acton in 1887, but the concept was widely acknowledged in the 1700s
- MichaelLv 48 years ago
i dont know many dictators who were known as good people.