.....I have something that I call my Golden Rule. It goes something like this: "Do unto others twenty-five percent better than you expect them to do unto you." The twenty-five percent is for error.
..........— Linus Carl Pauling (1901–1994), American quantum chemist, biochemist, Nobel Prize in Chemistry/1954, Nobel Peace Prize/1962. Reply to an audience member's question about his ethical system, following a lecture at Monterey Peninsula College.