My Favorite Quotes
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 Frank Kass - “We hope to have a deal completed by the end of May.”
 Leon Kass - “What does it mean to be an individual What does it mean to flourish”
 Leon Kass - “We should never rush into folly just because other nations are practicing it.”
 Leon Kass - “We do restrict so-called reproductive freedom. We do not allow polygamy, we do not allow incest, we do not allow the buying and selling of babies.”
 Leon Kass - “We are enmeshed in a lineage that came from somewhere and is going to make way for the next generation.”
 Leon Kass - “There's an ancient tension between wanting to savor the world as it is and wanting to improve on the world as given.”
 Leon Kass - “There were certain questions about the foundations of morals that advances in science all threaten to make more complicated.”
 Leon Kass - “There is a lot of hype and fear about this much-talked-about prospect of designer babies.”
 Leon Kass - “The technological way of thinking has infected even ethics, which is supposed to be thinking about the good.”
 Leon Kass - “The so-called right to reproduce is not an unlimited right.”
 Leon Kass - “The neuroscience area - which is absolutely in its infancy - is much more important than genetics.”
 Leon Kass - “The human animal has evolved as a preeminently social animal.”
 Leon Kass - “Technological innovation is indeed important to economic growth and the enhancement of human possibilities.”
 Leon Kass - “Sexuality itself means mortality - equally for both man and woman.”
 Leon Kass - “One could look over the past century and ask oneself, has the increased longevity been good, bad or indifferent”
 Leon Kass - “Once you put human life in human hands, you have started on a slippery slope that knows no boundaries.”
 Leon Kass - “Nobody knew in advance that in vitro fertilization would be, by and large, safe.”
 Leon Kass - “Many people recognize that technology often comes with unintended and undesirable side effects.”
 Leon Kass - “Many other countries have already banned human cloning, and there are efforts at the UN to make such a ban universal.”
 Leon Kass - “Limits have to be set on how far one can simply use the... cleverness that we have to make changes.”
 Leon Kass - “It's very hard to make arguments about the effects of cloning on family relations if family relations are in tatters.”
 Leon Kass - “If you have easy self-contentment, you might have a very, very cheap source of happiness.”
 Leon Kass - “If one is seriously interested in preventing reproductive cloning, one must stop the process before it starts.”
 Leon Kass - “I've been opposed to human cloning from the very beginning.”
 Leon Kass - “I have nothing against respecting people who lived before, but we have no responsibility toward them.”

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