Re: Do fans want the prime timeline back? Part 2: Poll edition.
^A lot of lives was lost based on his lie.
That is something that Sisko has to live with for the rest of his days. But he can balance that regret with the knowledge that his way of life will go on because of his actions.
"If I hadn't tried, the cost would have been my soul." - Admiral James T. Kirk, Star Trek III: The Search for Spock