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Old 05-09-2011, 05:54 AM
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Originally Posted by hworta View Post
Money is not the root of all evil, the love of money is. Hence mankind's desire for it is the root of all evil.
I don't believe it. I'd love to have more money, I have various other desires as well, on the other hand I can think of a no. of terrorists who live in rather austere conditions. I think the only desire that leads to evil by itself is the desire to force one's beliefs on others, whether it be communism, religion, pol. cultism or anything. Money and power lead to evil but only subjectively.
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