If you kill only one person, you spare the rest of the community by making an example of the consequences for breaking the rules.
To become a prince there are many different ways which is explain in this book for example "To arrive at this position depends not entirely on worth".
Stating that there are a number of way you can become a prince by Favor of the people, but must maintain a healthy friendship and offer protection to the citizens to be on good standards threw out the community.
In the book, Machiavelli pretty much says that in order to be a successful prince, or in The Godfather's case a mob boss, you must not let your morals or personal life get in the way of your decision making.
It gets deeper than that and you really have to read the book to get the idea. Niccolo Machiavelli was born on May 3, 1469 in Florence, Italy.
Machiavelli tells leaders to lean toward self-preservation, to do this he insists they will have to lie in certain situations.
Regardless if a prince thinks something is bad or evil, if it is necessary to maintain a desired state of being, he must do it- it is his duty. It is good to be generous with money, just not your own if you want to preserve legacy.Machiavelli was a political philosopher and diplomat during the Renaissance, and is most famous for his political treatise, the prince.(1513), that has become a cornerstone of modern political philosophy.Machiavelli says a Prince must avoid being hated because hatred can overcome fear.He asserts it is possible to be feared but not hated if a prince does not touch properties and women(s) of other men.Also, a prince can only inflict punishment if he has probable cause behind it.A prince must inspire far through examples of punishment.Crime or violence also can be a big factor on gain power and respect to lead the people having them fear you as prince.Also there are more natural ways of becoming a prince"The Prince" by Niccolo Machiavelli is about the origination of a prince.Machiavelli’s The Prince Chapters 15-18 thesis Chapter XV Thesis- In order to be a great leader one must lie.Important points- In this chapter Machiavelli makes distinctions on how things should be and how they actually are.