This is a quote from the book "The Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
...e personal feelings and the “face-saving” of the sundry socialist rulers involved.
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There is no difference between the principles, policies and practical results of socialism �
� and those of any historical or prehistorical tyranny. Socialism is merely democratic absolute monarchy — that is, a system of absolutism without a fixed head, open to seizure of power by all
comers, by any ruthless climber, opportunist, adventurer, demagogue or thug.
When you consider socialism, do not fool yourself about its nature. Remember that there is no such dic...