Saturday October 18, 2014
Book 15: Delegates and Delegation — Part II: Conflict


BREYA: I'm trying to balance numbers here, but they're too big.

If the life extension technology can be widely released, but we have a war getting to that point, will we experience a net gain, or a loss?

HABAN: Even if there's a war, eventually life-extension is a net gain.

BREYA: And what if war turns us all into monsters that don't deserve longer lives?

HABAN: You wanted help with a numbers problem.

BREYA: Well, now I want help turning morality into a numbers problem.