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Lee R. Raymond Quotes and Sayings

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Ethical conduct is something that becomes inherent
in an organization over a long period of time.
- Lee R. Raymond

The main professional responsibility of a person in business is business.
- Lee R. Raymond

I find it interesting that many of the people who want
to restrict fossil fuels live in well-developed countries
where abundant and affordable energy is readily available.
- Lee R. Raymond

The market system requires that people be committed
and willing to work hard.
Inherent with that is what I call a merit system,
which I think gives people the greatest opportunity.
- Lee R. Raymond

 

There is no system that is inherently moral if the
participants themselves are not.
- Lee R. Raymond

The freedoms that people have that flow from all civic
institutions fundamentally come from the success of a market system.
- Lee R. Raymond

It is important to remember that all business has an
impact on the lives of real people.
- Lee R. Raymond

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In some of the countries where we operate,
there is a tradition of corruption, in which the political
elites work with business in the framework of unsavory relationships.
- Lee R. Raymond

There is hardly an activity that a person can think
about that does not intrinsically involve energy,
most of which is currently provided by fossil fuels.
- Lee R. Raymond

It makes no sense to talk of the social obligations
of the corporation without reference to its economic obligations.
The two are intertwined.
- Lee R. Raymond

Without competition, the spectacular development of
technology that we have seen in the last one hundred
years in this country would not have happened.
- Lee R. Raymond

We obviously want to produce things that people want.
We are going to continue to do that in an environmentally responsible way,
while still being aware of the physical,
scientific, and practical issues that we have to deal with.
- Lee R. Raymond

He or she must be successful in economic terms,
but always within an ethical framework.
Whether his or her constituency is a corporation and
its shareholders or the customers in a small and privately held business,
his or her first responsibility is to serve that constituency.
- Lee R. Raymond

We have seen that in this country in the last few years,
particularly on Wall Street, with the rise of the old human frailty of greed.
This occurs when people begin to serve only their own
needs to the detriment of everyone else.
- Lee R. Raymond

A free economy is as essential to society as democratic political institutions.
A strong market-based economy is the fertile ground
for democratic freedoms that we think are important.
- Lee R. Raymond

I have a great deal of difficulty with those who live
in a hugely prosperous country telling people in the
developing world that they should be deprived of a
critical source of energy.
- Lee R. Raymond

In every aspect of life, including the economic dimension,
we are always challenged to do the right thing.
In many cases in the market system, which allows a
great deal of latitude for human choice,
people can get carried away to excess.
- Lee R. Raymond

It is the potential for economic growth that provides
the basis for the development of countries,
for bringing to people essential goods and services,
such as water to drink and facilities for healthcare.
- Lee R. Raymond

We should seek a system that provides outlets for those
skills and talents so that everyone can find a way
to work and serve in a manner that best suits the strengths of each individual.
- Lee R. Raymond

A man is truly ethical only when he obeys
the compulsion to help all life which he is able to assist,
and shrinks from injuring anything that lives.
- Albert Schweitzer

A man is ethical only when life, as such, is sacred to him,
that of plants and animals as that of his fellow men,
and when he devotes himself helpfully
to all life that is in need of help.
- Albert Schweitzer

It is an open question whether any behavior
based on fear of eternal punishment
can be regarded as ethical
or should be regarded as merely cowardly.
- Margaret Mead

The world has achieved brilliance without wisdom,
power without conscience.
Our is a world of nuclear giants and ethical infants.
- Omar N. Bradley

Ours is a world of nuclear giants and ethical infants.
We know more about war that we know about peace,
more about killing that we know about living.
- Omar N. Bradley

For me, going vegan was an ethical and environmental decision.
I'm doing the right thing by the animals.
- Alexandra Paul

To date, embryonic stem cell research has not produced
a single medical treatment,
where ethical, adult stem cell research has produced
some 67 medical miracles.
- Mike Pence

Ethical religion can be real only to those who are
engaged in ceaseless efforts at moral improvement.
By moving upward we acquire faith in an upward movement,
without limit.
- Felix Adler

My work is based on the assumption that clarity and
consistency in our moral thinking is likely,
in the long run, to lead us to hold better views on ethical issues.
- Peter Singer

Obviously everyone wants to be successful,
but I want to be looked back on as being very innovative,
very trusted and ethical and ultimately making a big difference in the world.
- Sergey Brin

Criminals are never very amusing.
It's because they're failures.
Those who make real money aren't counted as criminals.
This is a class distinction, not an ethical problem.
- Orson Welles

The formation of character in young people is educationally
a different task from and a prior task to,
the discussion of the great, difficult ethical controversies of the day.
- William Bennett

I believe that we as the leader of the Free World must
provide important leadership on the ethical parameters,
the ethical constraints that this research requires.
- Ron Kind

I've participated in meetings where there were concerns by ethical experts.
There is no clear solution.
- Luc Montagnier

The time has come to formulate guidelines for the ethical conduct of scientist,
perhaps in the form of a voluntary Hippocratic Oath.
- Joseph Rotblat

Ethical and questions of philosophy interest me a great deal.
- Robert Sheckley

The platform of an Ethical Society is itself the altar;
the address must be the fire that burns thereon.
- Felix Adler

I think Barack Obama has brought a new level of ethical standards to Washington.
Has he changed some basic hard-knuckle politics? No.
You need hard-knuckle politics to succeed.
- Ed Rendell

And what it depends on, of course, is whether the story
itself is worth the ethical compromise it requires
and whether the competition is onto the story.
- Roger Mudd

The ethical manifold, conceived of as unified,
furnishes, or rather is, the ideal of the whole.
- Felix Adler

In any ethical situation, the thing you want least
to do is probably the right action.
- Jerry Pournelle

The beliefs concerning reincarnation have great ethical
impact on human life and our relationship to the world.
- Stanislav Grof

If you don't have integrity, you have nothing.
You can't buy it.
You can have all the money in the world,
but if you are not a moral and ethical person,
you really have nothing.
- Henry Kravis

Olympism seeks to create a way of life based on the joy found in effort,
the educational value of a good example and respect
for universal fundamental ethical principles.
- Pierre de Coubertin

I believe firmly that in making ethical decisions,
man has the prerogative of true freedom of choice.
- Corliss Lamont

We also have issue oriented storylines which are an examination of an issue,
be it ethical or social.
- David E. Kelley

There's always the tendency to transform the Church into an ethical agency,
and of measuring the Church by the yardstick of social and cultural utility.
- Karl Lehmann

The industrial revolution has tended to produce everywhere
great urban masses that seem to be increasingly careless of ethical standards.
- Irving Babbitt

In my time, we served with noble and ethical leaders:
Gerry Ford,
Bob Michael, John Rhodes, men of impeccable honesty.
We didn't have anybody locked up for a violation of ethics.
- Pete McCloskey

If you build that foundation, both the moral and the ethical foundation,
as well as the business foundation, and the experience foundation,
then the building won't crumble.
- Henry Kravis

I think vegetarianism is a crucial ethical choice for
an individual and a society.
- Bernhard Goetz

Contemporary literature in the West has shown some signs of ethical change.
- Lafcadio Hearn

Religion must completely encircle the spirit of ethical man like his element,
and this luminous chaos of divine thoughts and feelings is called enthusiasm.
- Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

In politics, it seems, retreat is honorable if dictated
by military considerations and shameful if even suggested for ethical reasons.
- Mary McCarthy

No attempt at ethical or social seduction can eradicate
from my heart a deep burning hatred for the Tory Party.
So far as I am concerned they are lower than vermin.
- Aneurin Bevan

Stripped of ethical rationalizations and philosophical pretensions,
a crime is anything that a group in power chooses to prohibit.
- Freda Adler

The best part? Probably being able to portray such a respectable,
ethical, intelligent, strong woman.
That's still pretty rare in our business,
unfortunately.
- Catherine Bell

Stem cell research must be carried out in an ethical
manner in a way that respects the sanctity of human life.
- John Boehner

The repudiation of the primacy of understanding means
the repudiation of the norms of judgment as well,
and hence the abandonment of all ethical standards.
- Johan Huizinga

The State becomes society or humanity on the ethical side,
a production and trade system on the economic side.
- Francis Parker Yockey

The problem is that no ethical system has ever achieved consensus.
Ethical systems are completely unlike mathematics or science.
This is a source of concern.
- Daniel Dennett

WikiLeaks is designed to make capitalism more free and ethical.
- Julian Assange

The Ethical Society, therefore, is like a Church in maintaining,
and emphasizing the importance of maintaining the custom
of public assemblies on Sunday.
- Felix Adler

Over the past two decades, we have clearly seen an
erosion of ethical values.
- Arthur Levitt

A country should be defended not by arms,
but by ethical behavior.
- Vinoba Bhave

It is straightforward for me to be ethical,
responsible, and kind-hearted because I have the resources to support that.
- Edward Tufte

I think my uncle was probably the biggest influence in my life.
We grew up in the same house, and he was just a really great,
hard-working, honest, ethical person.
- Catherine Bell

An act has no ethical quality whatever unless it be
chosen out of several all equally possible.
- William James

Education is the art of making man ethical.
- Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

The mind cannot support moral chaos for long.
Men are under as strong a compulsion to invent an ethical
setting for their behavior as spiders are to weave themselves webs.
- John Dos Passos

In a situation where many national leaders do the same
thing and look out for national interests,
and with an issue like global warming,
you're likely to get no solution, so I think you have
to have some kind of ethical trump on some of those issues.
- Peter Singer

Furthermore, there is no good ethical or economic reason
for asking workmen and current producers to forego
all economic gain in order to increase the purchasing
power of all the wealth accumulated in past years.
- Charles E. Wilson


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