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Atlas Shrugged - A Review ​

“By the essence and nature of existence, contradictions cannot exist.”

She called it her magnum opus. How very like her.

A disclaimer to anyone wishing to take on this whale of a book: do not expect anything to be sugar dusted.

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Morality

What is morality, she asked.
“Judgement to distinguish right and wrong, vision to see the truth, and courage to act upon it, dedication to that which is good, integrity to stand by the good at any price. 442 more words

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“Man has been called a rational being, but rationality is a matter of choice — and the alternative his nature offers him is: rational being or suicidal animal.

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“Life is a process of self-sustaining and self-generated action. If an organism fails in that action, it dies…It is only the concept of ‘Life’ that makes the concept of ‘Value’ possible.

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Gary’s on-air review of Atlas Shrugged https://aneconomyofone.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/book-reccomendation-6-15.mp3

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Book Review: Atlas Shrugged

Atlas Shrugged

by Ayn Rand

My god.

Now: I’m a word guy, a writer and a literature teacher, so I read quickly. I enjoy it, so I dedicate a lot of my free time to it. 1,350 more words

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