Fine, give us bread but we must also have roses.

Philip Delves Broughton:

Wherever you look in the course of human history, at the centre of human life are people buying, selling & trading and offering their services to propel us forward as a race and I think it’s a very naive view of the world to separate business off as something corrupting and commercial, it’s not, it’s essential.

Fine, give us bread, but we must also have roses.

Viv Groskop
Writer & Journalist
Responding to Philip Delves Broughton
in a Sarah Montague interview on the BBC Radio 4 Today programme, 2 May 2012.

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