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My path to world domination will be filled with innocent people dying unfortunately, so yes. Yes I would.
Immortality would be a nice asset to ruling this world ^.^
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hmm, could you really live with yourself for the the rest of time knowing you killed so many innocents.
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My answer is no,I wouldn't want to achieve immortality that way.
1: Killing innocents is against my morals.
2: What's the point in being immortal if all your friends and loved ones die around you? I would be extremely lonely and sad.

@Wooter: Oh I see.So...evil! D:
But what if one day you went crazy because of loneliness? People would start to lose trust in you,and eventually want to overtake you!...Unless your character would become a symbol for the nation...
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If the question is phrased that way, most people would say no.

Let me twist the question by a little bit. What if the person to be sacrified is a prisoner on death row? Will you do it? There is nothing lost here. He is going to be executed anyway. So, what's your take? Jump for it or waste the chance?
If it's worded that way I'd say yes without a doubt.

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Waste the chance because a life is a life no matter how good or bad the person is and taking someone's life just so that you can live on will never be right in my opinion.

Those who do take it upon themselves to kill others have to be prepared to have others try to kill them as well. And that's what they call the law of Karma.
I do not believe in Karma. Trying to be a good person just gets me screwed in the end.

@Peter, I'm lonely with mortality as it stands. I'd have nothing to lose and the wonders of eternity to gain.
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what would one do for immortality, would you kill thousands for the benefit of one
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I would, i care little for the morals you mortals speak of.
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Bit of lighthearted answer for such a serious discussion.
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Its true though... if you were immortal and had God like power with it you couldnt use that power without hurting *some* people
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The interesting thing to note is that most people will jump for the chance if the sacrifice going to die anyway. This kind of question beg us to think where morality come from in the first place. We do the math. If there is no net gain the usual answer is no, but when there is a net gain it is often otherwise.

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This is a question of ethics and morals though, immortality is not worth the killing of one innocent life for personal gain.
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