Almost everybody is enthusiastic about the promise of biotechnology to cure disease and to relieve suffering.
And we will accept the creation of the Iberian Federation of a socialist republic which will give each region the right to construct its life in accordance with its economic possibilities and political preponderance.
Entertainment can be a more powerful driver than poverty.
The so-called right to reproduce is not an unlimited right.
I’m encouraging kids to use computers at their own pace to build aspirations.
Cloning represents a very clear, powerful, and immediate example in which we are in danger of turning procreation into manufacture.
The best schools tend to have the best teachers, not to mention parents who supervise homework, so there is less need for self-organised learning. But where a child comes from a less supportive home environment, where there are family tensions perhaps, their schoolwork can suffer. They need to be taught to think and study for themselves.
Is it possible to covet a much longer life for one’s self and be as devoted to the well-being of the next generation? It’s a long argument.
If you have easy self-contentment, you might have a very, very cheap source of happiness.
Limits have to be set on how far one can simply use the… cleverness that we have to make changes.