Every person makes society a bit better or a bit worse. What do you do? Do you make it a bit worse because that is what most other people do, or do you make it a bit better, just because you can?
There will be no end to the troubles of states, or of humanity itself, till philosophers become kings in this world, or till those we now call kings and rulers really and truly become philosophers, and political power and philosophy thus come into the same hands. Source:YT