According to legend, the first king of Rome was Romulus, the last was Lucius Tarquinius. He was not elected by the assembly, but seized power by killing his predecessor and executing or evicting many noble patricians from the city. Angry Romans revolted and overthrew Tarquinius. From then on, it was decided in Rome not to elect kings.
Remember: The process of learning a person lasts a lifetime. The value of the same knowledge for different people may be different, it is determined by their individual characteristics and needs. Therefore, knowledge is always needed at any age and position.