The end of gaddafi is welcome but it does not justify the means simon jenkins we may all applaud gaddafi's downfall, but it remains the case that britain's intervention in libya was wrong. The ends justify the means – niccolò machiavelli and those few dare not oppose themselves to the opinion of the many, who have the majesty of the state to defend them and in the actions. The ends do not justify the means in other words, one cannot commit a series of knowingly fraudulent and illegal acts, even if purportedly done in the name of a noble cause.
Makadalayaw matuod ang nagasunod sing prinsipyo nga “the end does not justify the means” maka-diyos ini kag maka-tawo gani ginadayaw naton ang panindugan sang kapulisan sa bacolod city angot sa kon paano ang pagdakop sing nagaka-igu sang mga tambay sa sining siyudad. The end does not justify the means precious ones, the end does not justify the means for the sake of raising you up in the fear and admonition of your lord and my focusing on key downfalls in your life, i have overlooked many wrong choices. Not only do these tactics make a mockery of the justification being offered for them, but this is ultimately the most immoral of arguments that the ends justify the means posted in foreign policy.
That statement “end justifies the means” has become a jargon, born out of a myopic philosophy once followed by tyrants, dictators and political bodies to justify inhumanitarian action and socio-political excesses carried out by them. Does the end justify the meansby mortimer j adler, phd does the end justify the meanscan it sometimes be right to use a bad means to achieve a good enddon't the conditions of human life require some shadiness and deceit to achieve security and success. The traditional phrase is, the end never justifies the means or the ends do not justify the means the meaning is this: a morally good outcome (the end) does not morally justify engaging in an immoral act (the means) to achieve that outcome. The end does not justify the means introduction: many today in the world do things that are bad and then justify their actions with the good results. The end does not justify the means 1760 a morally good act requires the goodness of its object, of its end, and of its circumstances together 1761 there are concrete acts that it is always wrong to choose, because their choice entails a disorder of the will, ie, a moral evil.
There is no one or final answer it is a matter of porportionality it is a matter of degree generally speaking though the end does not, in almost all cases, ever justify the means. The end justifies the means wikipedia wikiquote has a collection of quotations related to: the end justifies the means wikiquote alternative forms the ends justify the means etymology widely attributed to machiavelli's the prince, which does reflect this philosophy but does not use the phrase in this wording. This, however, does not mean that our voices should be silent when we see those with the responsibility to look after the ‘one’ choose the safety of the applause that the ninety-nine might give in the teaching of christ it seems the direction of his challenge is of vital importance. It is all too easy in governing to fall prey to consequentialism when the end goal is just, right, or laudable, the pernicious argument that the ends justify the means can lead even the best legislators or executives into temptation. The australian government cannot duck and weave and imply that events on manus island involving asylum seekers were lawless acts over which it had no control a policy aimed at “stopping the.
Unfortunately, it’s not uncommon for people to say “my ends justify the means” when they’re attempting to legitimize horrible actions (which themselves are not justifiable) in the name of a different good end. When a person says the ends justify the means they are saying that if the end result is noble enough, it will justify whatever measures are taken to achieve that goal for example, if your goal is to save lives, it's okay to cheat, steal, and lie to accomplish your goal more often, the scenario. The end does not justify the means posted by reid vanier on january 21, 2015 in storylines , villains | 3 comments in the earliest days of action comics and detective comics , it was no rare occurrence for the titles’ heroes – superman and batman, respectively – to not only defeat their nemesis, but to put them down permanently. Lall does not have the moral authority to condemn anyone, given his shady past and his current behaviour in any other part of the world, lall and kn would have been shut down a long time ago to those who say the ends justify the means, you may be next.
Does the end justify the means should we accept the doctrine that the end justifies the means should this be unconditional can this be situational, such as with war vs peace what consequences might arise from following, or not following, this political axiom give examples to justify your position. In other words, does the end justify the means between the fundamental requirement of independence of the judiciary and the necessary coherence of the legal reasoning of a court that has the last say, there is a balance to be respected, itself inherent in the maintenance of fair judicial review, and therefore the rule of law. The end does not justify the means date august 22, 2008 author by christinesmith category freedom in the many issues facing society, a common rationalization for committing wrong, immoral, unjust or unethical acts is that if the greater good is served the relative harm necessary to gain such a supposed good is justified.