This is a quote from the book "The Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
...ht to damn human nature: men have obeyed them and have brought their moral ideals into full reality.
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It is philosophy that sets men’s goals and determines their course; it is onl
y philosophy that can save them now. Today, the world is facing a choice: if civilization is to survive, it is the altruist morality that men have to reject.
I will close with the
words of John Galt, which I address, as he did, to all the moralists of altruism, past or present:
“You have been using fear as your weapon and have been bringing death