You can’t, not cross-browser. It occasionally worked (and may still work) on some browsers, not on others. It doesn’t seem a logical thing to do, so this is not surprising (the title of an option is the text in the option). Also, how could it possibly work on mobile?
I have no idea on why you would ever want to do this as Dan said., it’s completely illogical.
Nevertheless,. boredom got the best of me.