It is very often said that politics is about power.
A political system is a framework which defines acceptable political methods within a given society.
There is usually some disagreement between people within a party, but they work together because they feel that they agree on enough things, and they will have more power if they join together.
In classical mechanics, time is absolute in the sense that the time of an event is independent of the observer.
Of the institutions that ruled states, that of kingship stood at the forefront until the American Revolution put an end to the "divine right of kings".
Nevertheless, the monarchy is among the longest-lasting political institutions, dating as early as 2100 BC in Sumeria to the 21st century AD British Monarchy.
Generally, this includes anything affecting one's daily life, such as the way an office or household is managed, or how one person or group exercises influence over another.
Kings, emperors and other types of monarchs in many countries including China and Japan, were considered divine.