This is a quote from the book "The ​Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand and public parks, erected on a foundation of human corpses, with the figure of the ruler posturing on top, beating his chest and screaming his plea for “prestige” to the starless void abo ve him.

(December 1962)

12. Man’s Rights

by Ayn Rand

If one wishes to advocate a free society — that is, capitali
sm — one must realize that its indispensable foundation is the principle of individual rights. If one wishes to uphold individual rights, one must realize that capitalism is the only system th...
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