"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."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."Peter Singer on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."Peter Singer on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."Peter Singer on Colin Powell
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."Peter Singer on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."Peter Singer on Abraham Lincoln
"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."
"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."
"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."