"Without in any way minimising the economic and psychological blow that people experience when they lose their jobs, the unemployed in affluent countries still have a safety net, in the form of social security payments, and usually free healthcare and free education for their children. They also have sanitation and safe drinking water."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Peter Singer on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Peter Singer on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Peter Singer on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Peter Singer on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Peter Singer on Mark Twain
"I don't think nationalism is alone holding the field it's in contention with a lot of different things."
"Interest in business ethics courses has surged, and student activities at leading business schools are more focused than ever before on making business serve long-term social values."
"Business ethics has always had problems that are distinct from those of other professions, such as medicine, law, engineering, dentistry, or nursing."
"Do business managers have a commitment to anything more than the success of their company and to making money? It would be hard to say that they do. Indeed, many business leaders deny that there is any conflict between self-interest and the interests of all."
"When fish experience something that would cause other animals physical pain, they behave in ways suggestive of pain, and the change in behaviour may last several hours."
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