“No democracy and no open society can continue to exist in the long run without recognizing that rights and duties form a dual principle.” (Schmidt)
“The Ganges of rights takes its origin in the Himalaya of duties.” (Gandhi)
“We live in a society, in which individual groups all too often claim rights over against others, without recognizing any duties they themselves might owe to others.” (Küng)

of Human Responsibilities

Global Ethic
and Politics

Human Rights
and Human Responsibilities