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Examples Of Leadership In The Aeneid

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As a leader you should always be willing to humble yourself and put your men first. Again we see a great example of this when we look at Aeneas. Throughout the story we see that he is able to bring himself down from his pedestal as king and do some of the tasks that he could have left for his men to do. He did not ever need to fight, many of our most superior leaders today have never seen the horrors of war in person. But, this is not what Aeneas chooses to do, instead we can see him taking the middle of the night shift steering the ship so that his men could sleep. (Virgil 180) However like many leaders he is not always so selfless, we have to keep in mind that the entire epic is about his destiny so many of the things that he does are for
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