This is a quote from the book "The Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
...nger to help a man or a dog left mangled by a hit-and-run driver (who is usually one of their own kind).
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Most men do not accept or practice either side of altruism’s viciously fa
lse dichotomy, but its result is a total intellectual chaos on the issue of proper human relationships and on such questions as the nature, purpose or extent of the help one may give to others.
Today, a great many well- meaning, reasonable men do not know how to identify or conceptualize the moral principles that motivate their love, affection or good will, and can find no guidance in ...