Valuable Future

Some articles on valuable future, future, valuable:

Philosophical Aspects Of The Abortion Debate - Philosophical Argumentation On The Moral Issue - The Deprivation Argument
... argues that abortion is wrong because it deprives the embryo of a valuable future ... the fact that ‘when I die, I am deprived of all of the value of my future’ I am deprived of all the valuable ‘experiences, activities, projects ... Thus, if a being has a highly valuable future ahead of it—a ‘future like ours’—then killing that being would be seriously harmful and hence seriously wrong ...

Famous quotes containing the words future and/or valuable:

    We must choose. Be a child of the past with all its crudities and imperfections, its failures and defeats, or a child of the future, the future of symmetry and ultimate success.
    Frances E. Willard 1839–1898, U.S. president of the Women’s Christian Temperance Union 1879-1891, author, activist. The Woman’s Magazine, pp. 137-40 (January 1887)

    I have seen too much not to know that the impression of a woman may be more valuable than the conclusion of an analytical reasoner.
    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859–1930)