Sissela Bok

Sissela Bok

Much as being active in the antislavery movement of the last century involved more than not engaging in slavery oneself, so joining in an antiviolence movement has to go beyond opting for nonviolence in one's personal life. It calls for engaging in imaginative and forceful practices of nonviolent resistance to violence, including taking a stand toward entertainment violence.More Sissela Bok quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Are people the best judges of their own happiness, or outsiders? In defining happiness, should we think of entire lives or of shorter periods such as moments, days, or years? And to what extent are virtue and happiness linked?More Sissela Bok quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Secrecy is as indispensable to human beings as fire, and as greatly feared.More Sissela Bok quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
While all deception requires secrecy, all secrecy is not meant to deceive.More Sissela Bok quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Sitting too long in front of a screen proves both physically and psychologically debilitating, no matter how innocuous or even beneficial the programs may be.More Sissela Bok quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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