…is having the self control to maintain a clear mind in all situations.
…is delegating all the petty tasks to those under you - unless, of course, it is beneficial for your public image to do them yourself.
the two indistinguishable friends
Slytherin House: the snake
It’s still the truth. Just not the whole truth.
Scandal - 3X01 - It’s Handled
…means that even if you’ve fallen flat on the ground with nothing left to pull you up, your spirit is standing straight and tall, because you are a Slytherin, and Slytherins never submit.
…means that nobody can change you but yourself, and that when you want to you can change your character - sometimes, even, changing for another.
…means being proud of your story.
…is knowing how to exaggerate your sufferings when you need increased sympathy.