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  • I believe that the good outweighs the bad.

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  • I believe that the bad outweighs the good.

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  • I believe there to be an equal balance.

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    Nothing is inherently good or bad; It's all relative interpretation and based ones' value system.
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    I tend to be of the mindset that everything equalizes in the end. That you can't have a good thing without a bad thing and visa versa. Same goes for a lot of opposites. They kind of coexist together- one can not survive without the other.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Stigmata View Post
    Nothing is inherently good or bad; It's all relative interpretation and based ones' value system.
    I dont think so, there's objective good and evil the same as there's objective natural laws besides what man thinks of them, gravity doesnt go away because you dont believe in it, its not generated by the human mind or suspended by it. The same goes for good and evil. The best value systems have sought to discover the good and evil that exist and teach accordingly, not to invent either or suppose they are inventions.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ginkgo View Post
    Define triumph if you will.
    There will be no more bad nor residual effects of bad. There will only be good.
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    And then beat the bastards with it
    And always hold on when you get love
    So you can let go when you give it

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ginkgo View Post
    As an individual, what are your moral implications?
    Ah, it'd be a bit silly to write all down. I'd be writing a book.

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    It depends all on how you define "good" and "bad".

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    I don't believe in good or bad...where's my poll option?
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    Quote Originally Posted by onemoretime View Post
    This is like asking if the hot in this world outweighs the cold.
    It doesn't.

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    I think people just tend to hyperfocus on the bad, rather than the good. Bad is more memorable, it seems. So when something bad happens, it sticks with people. When something good happens, it may make them happy for some time, but then they forget about it more quickly. At least that is my perception of people in general. This is why a lot of people have the impression that there is more good than bad in the world.
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    them they've all got unimaginable, magnificent, wonderful, stupid, amazing worlds. Not just one world. Hundreds of them. Thousands maybe.” -Neil Gaiman

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    I don't know, i'll have to have a think. You could approach this from many different angles.
    I like to believe there is a lot of good, if we can use the word good.
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