This is a quote from the book "The ​Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
...y immoral, since they both sought wealth for their own “selfish” benefit. A young man who gives up his career in order to support his parents and never rises beyond the rank of grocery clerk is regarded as morally superior to the young man who endures an excruciating struggle and achieves his personal ambition. A dictator is regarded as moral, since the unspeakable atrocities he co mmitted were intended to benefit “the people,” not himself

Observe what this beneficiary-criterion of morality does to a man’s life. The first thing he leams is that morality...
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