- $4.50 - The component chemicals.
- $2,500 - An innocent Iraqi or Afghan killed by American forces.
- $50,000 - By insurance companies for one year of quality life.
- $129,000 - One year of quality life as calculated by the Stanford Graduate School of Business.
- $229,000 - The value of a human body as parts.
- $1.54 million - As calculated by a Princeton economist, as it relates to automobile speed limits.
- $7 million - By the EPA when deciding whether or not to clean up or prevent pollution.
If I can stop one heart from breaking,
I shall not live in vain;
If I can ease one life the aching,
Or cool one pain,
Or help one fainting robin
Unto his nest again,
I shall not live in vain. ~ Emily Dickinson