This is a quote from the book "The Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
...ne is not a quest for the “white,” but an obsessive terror of being branded “black” (and with good reason). Observe that they are pleading for a morality which would hold compromise as i
ts standard of value and would thus make it possible to gauge virtue by the number of values one is willing to betray.
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The consequences and the “vested interests” of their doct
rine are visible all around us.
Observe, in politics, that the term extremism has become a synonym of “evil,” regardless of the content of the issue (the evil is not what you a...