An effective leader must not be moral to gain power in macbeth, lady macbeth is shown to be a character who is controlling and does not worry about morals she would be considered an effective leader by machiavelli because loses her morality to get what she wishes.
Machiavelli famously asserted that it's better for a leader to be feared than to be loved, for a leader who is feared can more easily influence the populace to obey him macbeth is certainly feared once he murders the rightful king, duncan, and in this respect machiavelli would probably approve of macbeth's leadership. While macbeth exhibits certain machiavellian characteristics, he does not heed machiavelli's advice regarding rulers who desire to obtain their principalities through crime, and through either the ignorance of, or disregard for, this advice, macbeth cannot be considered machiavellian.
Not a machiavellian leader niccolo machiavelli’s the prince was written as a guide to success for future and current rulers all over the world shakespeare’s macbeth and machiavelli’s the prince both present different viewpoints on how to be a noble ruler some people say that macbeth is a machiavellian ruler. By confucian leadership role, it can be assumed that the character of macbeth would be read against the philosophy of ritual, righteousness, humanity, knowledge, and integrity thus, the confucian macbeth would be the macbeth prior to murdering king duncan.
Due to the misguidance by the witches, macbeth is lead to his death at the hands of macduff machiavelli suggests it’s not possible to maintain one’s self in such a state macbeth’s ambition to become king is self-regarding machiavelli states that ambition is only good if used for the enhancement of the state.
Shakespeare’s character macbeth represents the machiavellian idea that a ruler should appear well in public, be smart and strong, and do what is necessary to hold onto power shakespeare used imagery, and metaphors to portray macbeth this way because, although he dies in the end, macbeth still used machiavelli’s ideals, and was successful in many ways.
Macbeth not a machiavellian leader niccolo machiavelli’s the prince was written as a guide to success for future and current rulers all over the world shakespeare’s macbeth and machiavelli’s the prince both present different viewpoints on how to be a noble ruler some people say that macbeth is a machiavellian ruler.