This is a quote from the book "The Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
...d to smuggle into their minds: “Men are unwilling to be wholly good or wholly evil.”
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The first thing one would say to any advocate of such a proposition, is: “Speak for yours
elf, brother!” And that , in effect, is what he is actually doing; consciously or subconsciously, intentionally or inadvertently, when a man declares: “There are no blacks and whites,” he
is making a psychological confession, and what he means is: “/ am unwilling to be wholly good — and please don’t regard me as wholly evil!”
Just as, in epistemology, the cu...