This is a quote from the book "The Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
...natural nor of your neighbors nor of your whims, but by the grace of reality and the nature of life.”
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“The Objectivist ethics proudly advocates and upholds rational selfishness
— which means: the values required for man’s survival qua man — which means: the values required for human survival — not the values produced by the desires, the feelings, the whims or
the needs of irrational brutes, who have never outgrown the primordial practice of human sacrifices.”
Ever since their first publication, Ayn Rand’s works have had a major impa...