— Peter F. Drucker American business consultant 1909 - 2005
„Monks, a lay follower should not engage in five types of business. Which five? Business in weapons, business in human beings, business in meat, business in intoxicants, and business in poison.“
— Buddha, [https://www.accesstoinsight.org/tipitaka/an/an05/an05.177.than.html 5.177: Vanijja Sutta], as translated by Thanissaro Bhikkhu (2001)
— Arthur Conan Doyle, The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle
didn’t the Creator really do injustice?
With a power to defeat everyone without any battle,
children are busy at play with the most beautiful moments of their life.
Once they grow conscious of it,
those moments will have gone away
never to return to them.“
— Suman Pokhrel Nepali poet, lyricist, playwright, translator and artist 1967
<span class="plainlinks">[http://www.occupypoetry.net/children_1/ Children]</span>
„I think I did have a reputation for being grumpy. I don't think I'm grumpy. I have opinions. I have an independent vision. I am a purposeful person. But on a daily basis, I think I'm other than grumpy. I think it is a case where I am coming to do business and not there just to be flattered and cajoled and used.“
— Harrison Ford American film actor and producer 1942
„There is another class of coloured people who make a business of keeping the troubles, the wrongs, and the hardships of the Negro race before the public. Having learned that they are able to make a living out of their troubles, they have grown into the settled habit of advertising their wrongs — partly because they want sympathy and partly because it pays. Some of these people do not want the Negro to lose his grievances, because they do not want to lose their jobs.“
— Booker T. Washington African-American educator, author, orator, and advisor 1856 - 1915
Ch. V: The Intellectuals and the Boston Mob (pg. 118)
— LeBron James American basketball player 1984
James predicting a dynasty for the Heat and alluding to multiple NBA championships.
„I believe in human beings, and that all human beings should be respected as such, regardless of their color“
— Malcolm X American human rights activist 1925 - 1965
„By eating meat we share the responsibility of climate change, the destruction of our forests, and the poisoning of our air and water. The simple act of becoming a vegetarian will make a difference in the health of our planet.“
— Thich Nhat Hanh, The World We Have: A Buddhist Approach to Peace and Ecology
— August Strindberg Swedish playwright, novelist, poet, essayist and painter 1849 - 1912