Bertrand Russell Quote

"I don't want to! Why should I?"
"Because more people will be happier if you do than if you don't."
"So what? I don't care about other people."
"You should."
"But why?"
"Because more people will be happier if you do than if you don't."


Dialogue between Russell and his daughter Katharine, as quoted in My Father – Bertrand Russell (1975).

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I don't want to! Why should I? Because more people will be happier if you do than if you don't. So what? I don't care about other people. You should. ...

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I don't want to! Why should I? Because more people will be happier if you do than if you don't. So what? I don't care about other people. You should. ...

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I don't want to! Why should I? Because more people will be happier if you do than if you don't. So what? I don't care about other people. You should. ...

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I don't want to! Why should I? Because more people will be happier if you do than if you don't. So what? I don't care about other people. You should. ...