Ethics Is A Good Man Essay

800 Words Feb 21st, 2016 4 Pages
What a broad topic. I know we obviously have some ethics, like wearing clothes in public, not intentionally breaking some ones heart, or maybe we don’t walk across the street to kill our neighbor. Or maybe we do, over the years I used to be so blind, this is right, this is wrong. I had such a white and black perspective. Now all I see are shades of grey. When I was young I only thought to just follow the rules no matter what, now that I am older I see that sometimes breaking rules is non avoidable. Rachel’s would say, ethics depends on culture, Mills would say, what is right would be making others happy, and zi si believes a good man does well because it’s his destiny, I believe ethics is based on perspective.
If someone asked Rachel’s what right or wrong is he would probably it depends on your culture. He did say, “The Greeks believed it was wrong to eat the dead, whereas the Callatians believed it was right to eat the dead.” “Cultural relativism” “Page 37”. This quote can be applied to a lot of things in life some people can look at a dress and see black and blue whereas someone else could look at a dress and see white and gold. If I lived in the Middle East and I bombed a place I would get family and moral support. In America though if you bomb a place you get arrested. I think since we all do have different perspectives it is very hard to define what is right or wrong. The Greeks would say let the dead rest in peace, but the Callatians could believe the dead would want…

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