"Companies, to date, have often used the excuse that they are only beholden to their shareholders, but we need shareholders to think of themselves as stakeholders in the well being of society as well."
"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."Simon Mainwaring 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."Simon Mainwaring on Robert A. Heinlein
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."Simon Mainwaring on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."Simon Mainwaring on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."Simon Mainwaring on Mahatma Gandhi
"Non-disclosure in the Internet Age is quickly perceived as a breach of trust. Government, corporations and each of us as individuals must recalibrate how we live and share our lives appropriate to the information now available and the expectations of others."
"There is a fundamental shift that social media necessitates in business today - the need to transition from 'Me First' to 'We First' thinking."
"The leverage and influence social media gives citizens are rapidly spreading into the business world."
"Not since the digital revolution in the early '90s has technology placed such a comprehensive burden on business, employees and individuals to reinvent their business plans, services and products, and themselves to keep pace with the changing marketplace."
"Business practices and how we treat the planet are also in desperate need of re-humanization."