Laconic / Sliding Scale of Idealism vs. Cynicism

Right Makes Might vs. Might Makes Right
Realism: See unabridged version HERE.
Idealism: Visit the unabridged version HERE, ideally crafted from and for the collective good of us tropers.
Cynicism: This unabridged version HERE will ruin your life. Painfully. Oh, and life is shit, so have fun with your sad worthless existence, controlled by those better than you.