Maia
 
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About Me:I like to think of myself as complex. Am I? I don't know. I'm hardly an unbiased source. I do have, from several reliable people, confirmation that I am interesting. I have yet to discover if this is a good or bad thing.
Beliefs:I believe in equality in all things. I think that everyone should have equal opportunity and choices, regardless of any cosmetic differences like race, orientation or sex. Am I painfully optimistic? Probably. Doesn't keep it from being a truth I'd like to see.
Music:Green Day. Anything with unique and imaginative lyrics, an enthralling rhythm and a strong beat will captivate me. Green Day has all of this. Am open to music suggestions, tend to prefer darker lyrics and eerie messages. I find them thrilling.
Quotes:"Nothing that is can pause or stay; The moon will wax, the moon will wane, The mist and cloud will turn to rain, The rain to mist and cloud again, Tomorrow be today."
"Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art, like the universe itself (for God did not need to create). It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things which gives value to survival."
"The world doesn't always need heroes."
1 Debate

Is self-sacrifice an ethical choice in a one on one scenario? What about lethal self-defense?

Maia
Luden

I think that self- sacrifice, even for only a single life, is indeed an ethical option. In this hypothetical situation, the person being saved is of approx. the same age as the saver, has no choice in the matter and has committed no terrible crimes or acts of unselfish good. Personally, I choose to answer this question with yes because I would not be able to live with myself otherwise. I would forever feel like I had payed for my life in blood. This might push me to inspired acts of kindness, bu...

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