Citazioni in inglese

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[…] Morality is an endangered species: Global communications and travel, cultural upheaval, plus massive changes in life-styles and technology are increasingly exposing contradictions and practical limitations in traditional systems. Unable or unwilling to live by hopelessly flawed dogma, we have all but abandoned systems of morality. Some resort to explicit amorality, others to a ‘pragmatic’ approach of ‘what one can get away with’, many simply do what feels right – more or less. Hypocritical behavior by spiritual and political leaders, rampant dishonesty in others, and the anonymity of urban life further encourage this rejection of traditional ethics. […] (from True Morality – Rational Principles for Optimal Living – by Peter Voss)