Today, we have economies that need to grow whether or not they make us thrive. What we need are economies that make us thrive whether or not they grow. This little flip in words represents a profound shift in mindset.
It’s not that we shouldn’t be selfish, it’s that we misperceive the self. [...] The logic is quite simple: when the other is not an other, then to be good to an other is to be good to yourself.