I keep hearing all this mumbo-jumbo from short-sighted businessmen about profit, about making everything bigger and brighter and faster and more expensive. And after a while it's like white noise. There's no focus on goodness, no awareness of what might make a society better. It's just powerful people with no vision of tomorrow.
Here's a thought to chew on from environmentalist Edward Abbey:
"Growth for the sake of growth is the ideology of the cancer cell."