This is a quote from the book "The Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
...��est moi ” — and to maintain the claim at the point of a gun.
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No such claim has ever been or can ever be maintained without the help of a gun — that is, without physical for
ce. But, on the other hand, without that claim, gunmen would remain where they belong: in the underworld, and would not rise to the councils of state to rule the destinies of nations.
/> There are two ways of claiming that “The public, c’est moi”: one is practiced by the crude material parasite who clamors for government handouts in the name of a “public” need and ...