Brave New World

Chapter 10;

"The greater a man's talents, the greater his power to lead astray... Consider the matter dispassionately, Mr. Foster, and you will see that no offence is so heinous as unorthodoxy of behavior. Murder kills only the individual-and, after all, what is an individual? ...Ah, but here he comes"

A. Who's is speaking in the above quote?

B. Who's being talked about?

C. What is the speaker's implication?

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The Director (Tomakin) is saying this. Basically he is explaining that the process of mass production has rendered the life of the individual meaningless. The World State can easily replace anyone. The implication is that the disposable economy extends to society and individuals.