Quote Originally Posted by Vulpix0r
How do you stop people from making wrong decisions?
You can't. The very fact that you used the words "making decisions" means people have a choice. Stopping people from making a choice is an oxymoron. Otherwise there's no choice ya?

I'm not playing with words here. I'm saying that ultimately friends can only give advice, and decision makers can only evaluate advice. Trying to change a decision that has been made is very much akin to denying the freedom of choice, however "right" the intentions may seem.