Children, when very young, do not desire authority, do not regard outward distinctions, are free from malice, are teachable, and willingly dependent on their parents.
Jesus' harshest words and deadliest punishment were directed against those who were purpose driven to achieve political or religious power, fame and prestige over others, - the opposite of humility.
Today we have way too many very popular, arrogant in Lucifer style, soiled stars (with no shame) to count and most of them got there by being the best liar's and deceivers of the pack of rats.We are drowning in a polluted sea of ego driven maniacs who desire to lead the world (to hell) and too many deceived souls who look to their newest 'stars' to lead them instead of seeking the LORD who made them.
We adore profusley those whom we choose to lead us who are the most devious and shameless.
This is God's indictment against mankind and why the path to salvation is so narrow.
The wicked shall be turned into hell, and all the nations that forget God.