Knowledge is power.
But sometimes some of the participants intentionally try some cheap technics to make the other persons emotional and that will help them to go ahead with their own agenda. That is why people who are not emotional will come out successful in such situations.
When we are under the influence of some emotions we can't think about the subject correctly and we can't put our points properly for the attention of the others. So let us not be emotional when some important issues are being discussed.
Dr. Paresh B. Gujarati.
'I'mprovement always begins with 'I'.