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.

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...
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