"I honestly don't know, but if America continues to refuse to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions, I see a bleak future not only for American society, but for the world as a whole. This is a global problem that is not going away, and the United States is an obstacle to solving it."
"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty."Peter Singer on Mahatma Gandhi
"An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life."Peter Singer on Robert A. Heinlein
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."Peter Singer on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."Peter Singer on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."Peter Singer on Mahatma Gandhi
"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."