house of cards s1e7

It seems Frank has a proclivity of finding people with alcohol problems, then making loyal followers by helping them get out of that. Among other things

Generosity is its own form of power

Steal your enemy’s info from them. (Re: Tyrion to Jon Snow, “Never forget what you are, for surely the world will not.”)

“What can I do [to help you]?”

Use your fear. It makes you strong.

We are who we choose to reveal