What are the means to earns prestige in the society?The humans carve for prestige in society. Therefore, the question arises as to how we can earn prestige. To begin with, let us try to understand if only power earns prestige.
Generally, the wealthy people in the society attain prestige barring few exception when the wealth is accumulated through dubious means like in the case of a criminal. Therefore money is said to be a type of power.
Many people get prestige because of their knowledge which is also said to be a kind of power. People having positions like an IAS officer, minister, MLA, MP etc. also have power and therefore seen with awe by the common people at large.
Can prestige be earned? What are the means to earns prestige in the society? Is power, the most obvious means to earn prestige?