This is a quote from the book "The Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
...alues of human coexistence, has no possible justification and represents, not a source of benefits, but the deadliest threat to man’s survival. Life on a desert island is safer than and incomp
arably preferable to existence in Soviet Russia or Nazi Germany.
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If men are to live together in a peaceful, productive, rational society and deal with one another to mutual benefit
, they must accept the basic social principle without which no moral or civilized society is possible: the principle of individual rights. (See Chapters 12 and 13.)
To recognize in...