This is a quote from the book "The Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
...al neutrality. It is the fear best expressed in the precept: “Judge not, that ye be not judged.” But that precept, in fact, is an abdication of moral responsibility: it is a moral blank chec
k one gives to others in exchange for a moral blank check one expects for oneself.
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There is no escape from the fact that men have to make choices; so long as men have to make choic
es, there is no escape from moral values; so long as moral values are at stake, no moral neutrality is possible. To abstain from condemning a torturer, is to become an accessory to the torture a...