When making a new thread, scroll down and click 'Add poll' and select the number of options. Then post your topic, and you'll be taken to the page to add in your poll options.
The will to neither strive nor cry,
The power to feel with others give.
Calm, calm me more; nor let me die
Before I have begun to live.

-Matthew Arnold

Arguments are to be avoided; they are always vulgar and often convincing.