This is a quote from the book "The ​Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
...ns — so that by choosing the good in one respect, a man becomes evil in another — it is the code that must be rejected as “black.” If a moral code is inapplicable to reality — if it of fers no guidance except a series of arbitrary, groundless, out- of-context injunctions and commandments, to be accepted on faith and practiced automatically, as blind dogma — its practitioners cannot properly be classified as “white” or “black” or “gray”: a moral code that forbids and paralyzes moral judgment is a contradiction in terms.

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