This is a quote from the book "The Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
...“desirable” goals is: To whom ? Desires and goals presuppose beneficiaries. Is science desirable? To whomi Not to the Soviet serfs who die of epidemics, filth, starvation, terror and firing
squads — while some bright young men wave to them from space capsules circling over their human pigsties. And not to the American father who died of heart failure brought on by overwork, strug
gling to send his son through college — or to the boy who could not afford college — or to the couple killed in an automobile wreck, because they could not afford a new car — or to the mot...
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