Watch > Episode > Robert Greene - Power, Seduction & War

Robert Greene - Power, Seduction & War


Author Robert Greene talks about the reaction to his best-selling books “The 48 Laws of Power” and “The Art of Seduction”, what he learned from rapper 50 Cent when co-writing “The 50th Law”, how Machiavelli was never a powerful man, and why it is most important to first know yourself and then follow your instincts.”Some people understand that I’m not advocating crushing your enemy totally.” – Robert Greene (03:23)

“Who I love is Napolean Bonaparte who exemplifies more of the Asian philosophy.” – Robert Greene (05:33)

“The classic example is Vietnam, there you have two forms of warfare.” – Robert Greene (05:56)



Register now

“50 Cent is so confident and calm and full of power.” – Robert Greene (09:16)

“Because he came so close to death nothing phases 50 Cent.” – Robert Greene (10:11)

“Powerful people take a step back.” – Robert Greene (13:53)

“That ability to step back and look at yourself and be aware that’s the cutting edge.” – Robert Greene (14:18)

“I’ve been studying people like Napolean, Louis XIV, 50 Cent.” – Robert Greene (14:44)

“I have in the book Freddie Roach as one of the masters.” – Robert Greene (15:24)

“You need to know yourself so well and follow that.” – Robert Greene (18:07)

“They did these studies on people in chess and music and sports that after 10,000 hours the brain is operating on a different level.” – Robert Greene (27:09)

“Machiavelli was never a powerful man.” – Robert Greene (34:57)

“I’m not the CEO, I’m the man behind the throne whispering into his ear telling him what he needs to do.” – Robert Greene (37:00)

“Young people are often too much in a hurry to make it” – Robert Greene (42:01)

“That’s a great question because I did a lot of psychedelics.” – Robert Greene (44:10)

“If I was born in a different environment I definitely would have been a drug dealer.” – Brian Rose (55:24)


"Of the People, By the People, For the People"


Subscribe free Or Login to watch the full episode.

We’re always publishing free content, stay up to date.

We take your privacy seriously. We will never sell your information.

Join our global community

Sign up to recieve full episodes of London Real every week.

We take your privacy seriously. We will never sell your information.