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4,063 hits Rate me! Share Favorite | Flag 18 years ago by Boredofu

Do you think that absolute power invariably corrupts?


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18 yrs ago, 4 mos ago - Saturday 5/22/04 - 12:04:08 PM EST (GMT-5)
Not invariably, but I am sure it is a huge temptation. I am sure there are principled people who can resist the corruptive parts of absolute power.
18 yrs ago, 4 mos ago - Saturday 5/22/04 - 12:10:44 PM EST (GMT-5)
My thoughts exactly GoMan...
18 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Saturday 6/5/04 - 4:24:29 PM EST (GMT-5)
i don't think so
18 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Saturday 6/5/04 - 5:37:20 PM EST (GMT-5)
I agree with GoManGo.
18 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Sunday 6/6/04 - 8:57:59 AM EST (GMT-5)
I agree, but give me absolute power and I'll tell you.
18 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Sunday 6/6/04 - 8:59:48 AM EST (GMT-5)
It would definitelly corrupt me.
18 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Sunday 6/6/04 - 9:14:27 AM EST (GMT-5)
yyyyyyyyup. just open a history book.
18 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Thursday 6/10/04 - 9:19:52 AM EST (GMT-5)
Yeah it does.
18 yrs ago - Tuesday 9/7/04 - 1:23:04 PM EST (GMT-5)
GoManGo said it.
18 yrs ago - Tuesday 9/7/04 - 1:28:13 PM EST (GMT-5)
i disagree with that, anyone, doesnt matter who it is, with absolute power would become corrupted somehow.
17 yrs ago, 11 mos ago - Friday 10/8/04 - 6:23:45 PM EST (GMT-5)
Power doesn't corrupt, it just lets you do whatever you want. For most people, that means abusing the power, but not if you're genuinely nice and want to help people.
17 yrs ago, 11 mos ago - Thursday 10/21/04 - 4:12:38 PM EST (GMT-5)
it could
17 yrs ago, 9 mos ago - Tuesday 12/21/04 - 11:24:53 AM EST (GMT-5)
Depends on the person, But if the person is already currupt b4 they get the power then there is nothing that can be done about it.
Some people can handle the power and should be given it.
17 yrs ago, 9 mos ago - Tuesday 12/21/04 - 2:01:13 PM EST (GMT-5)
slitvain is a MORON THAT DOEN'T KNOW ANYTHING ABOUT HUMAN NATURE
17 yrs ago, 9 mos ago - Tuesday 12/21/04 - 2:08:11 PM EST (GMT-5)
Donot think too lightly about temptation...

Imagine a huge heap of chocolats that you must guard and you may not eat even one piece of it...could you?




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