A funny-looking purple cartoon alien with one big eye and tentacles, with the following text: Hi, humans! I have made for you a helpful list of things that are and are not intrinsically good. (I once would have thought this was blindingly obvious, but that was before I visited your messed up little world...) Things that are intrinsically good: * Being kind * Encouraging a child's curiosity * Being safe and cozy and warm * Being in love * Making sure your elderly neighbours are OK when there is a hurricane or flood Things that, although they may have good effects, are not necessarily good in and of themselves: * Being thin * Being financially well-off * Working hard * Doing what you're told

Intrinsically good

A funny-looking purple cartoon alien with one big eye and tentacles, with the following text: Hi, humans! I have made for you a helpful list of things that are and are not intrinsically good. (I once would have thought this was blindingly obvious, but that was before I visited your messed up little world...)  Things that are intrinsically good: * Being kind * Encouraging a child's curiosity * Being safe and cozy and warm * Being in love * Making sure your elderly neighbours are OK when there is a hurricane or flood  Things that, although they may have good effects, are not necessarily good in and of themselves: * Being thin * Being financially well-off * Working hard * Doing what you're told

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