This is a quote from the book "The Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
...his goal — then mental illness is a moral ideal, the neurotics and psychotics are the highest exponents of morality, and the thinkers, the achievers, are the sinners, those who are too corrupt
and too arrogant to seek virtue and psychological well-being through the belief that they are unfit to exist.
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Humility is, of necessity, the basic virtue of a mystical morality; i
t is the only virtue possible to men who have renounced the mind.
Pride has to be earned; it is the reward of effort and achievement; but to gain the virtue of humility, one has on...