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This is John Galt Speaking
In the name of the best within you, do not sacrifice this world to those who are its worst.
In the name of the values that keep you alive, do not let your vision of people be distorted by the ugly, the cowardly, the mindless in those who have never achieved his title.
“People think that a liar gains a victory over his victim. What I’ve learned is that a lie is an act of self-abdication, because one surrenders one’s reality to the person to whom one lies, making that person one’s master, condemning oneself from then on to faking the sort of reality that person’s view requires to be faked. 40 more words
I have to say, I do not usually read articles from Maureen Dowd but this one about ayn rand grabbed my attention …and is still relevant as 2018 begins… 1,253 more words