Would you betray someone close fame/money .etc

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Re: Would you betray someone close fame/money .etc

Unread postby davidhassid » Thu Apr 09, 2009 4:33 pm

Well, til people are tested, no one can ever be sure. I agree with you. I don't know if I would or would not, however, my morals are to honor friendship and family, and I hope that, if I am ever tested, I'll keep with it. I'm sure everyone who says "No" is the same way. Nobody can possibly know what they would do in circumstances that would test that kind of thing. I wouldn't even be surprised if the person who said "Hell Yeah" would change in special scenarios.
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Re: Would you betray someone close fame/money .etc

Unread postby Shikanosuke » Thu Apr 09, 2009 5:29 pm

davidhassid wrote:Well, til people are tested, no one can ever be sure. I agree with you. I don't know if I would or would not, however, my morals are to honor friendship and family, and I hope that, if I am ever tested, I'll keep with it. I'm sure everyone who says "No" is the same way. Nobody can possibly know what they would do in circumstances that would test that kind of thing. I wouldn't even be surprised if the person who said "Hell Yeah" would change in special scenarios.


Quite so, and I didn't mean to imply that you specifically or anyone in this thread who voted "No" would turn tail on their morals when tested. I just wanted to note that realistically a majority of people probably would, including those who say they wouldn't. That includes myself. I hope I would never do that as well.
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Re: Would you betray someone close fame/money .etc

Unread postby Separation Anxiety » Mon Apr 13, 2009 4:43 am

Sad to say it, but yes. Everyone has their price. If the price was right i would do it. I'm sure more people would do it than they would like to admit.
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Re: Would you betray someone close fame/money .etc

Unread postby Lonely_dragon » Mon Jun 22, 2009 9:17 am

Shikanosuke wrote:Most people probably really never know the validity of their claims in this area until they have actually been tested. Family often may hold true, but friends fall apart quickly under such strains.


Hmm by being tested you will know who your true friends or not... Those who would not submit to such a things is your true friends and those who didn't is not your true friends. And so far being tested after one another I've never betray those who are close to me for fame, money, etc... :)
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Re: Would you betray someone close fame/money .etc

Unread postby mrbeate » Mon Jun 22, 2009 9:23 pm

Well this close friend is a competitor. And i will do more then enough things to fullfill my Ambitions.

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Re: Would you betray someone close fame/money .etc

Unread postby Kayzr » Tue Jun 23, 2009 12:17 am

Absolutely not.
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Re: Would you betray someone close fame/money .etc

Unread postby FoxWithWings » Thu Dec 18, 2014 2:05 am

Honor and loyalty is simply too precious.
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Re: Would you betray someone close fame/money .etc

Unread postby Dong Zhou » Thu Dec 18, 2014 4:19 pm

Despite being a bit of a coward, I hope not. At least not for those reasons in the title but who knows till the test comes.

In a video game however, I'll happily backstab my sister :wink:
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Re: Would you betray someone close fame/money .etc

Unread postby Gray Riders » Thu Dec 18, 2014 4:36 pm

You never really know until you're actually tested, as said above. I've never been offered a high payoff for a betrayal or immoral act--only "low payoff but no risk" deals that I've resisted since adulthood (and "low payoff high risk" deals that I'd obviously not take).

I consider anything from the opening post but a cash offer worthless and would laugh the briber off, though.
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Re: Would you betray someone close fame/money .etc

Unread postby SunXia » Tue Dec 23, 2014 12:25 am

Meh whats money if you can't share it with people you care about rather than people who care about your money more than you??
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