This is a quote from the book "The ​Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
...tting devotion to the act of perceiving reality, and of a scmpulous intellectual integrity. It is the reward of self-esteem.

(February 1964)

7. Doesn’
t Life Require Compromise?

by Ayn Rand

A compromise is an adjustment of conflicting claims by mutual concessions. This means that both parties to a compromise
have some valid claim and some value to offer each other. And this means that both parties agree upon some fundamental principle which serves as a base for their deal.

It is only i...
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