This is a quote from the book "The ​Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
... has indoctrinated men with the idea that to value another human being is an act of selflessness, thus implying that a man can have no personal interest in others — that to value another means to sacrifice oneself — that any love, respect or admiration a man may feel for others is not and cannot be a source of his own enjoyment, but is a threat to his existence, a sacrificial blank check signed over to his loved ones.

The men who accept that dichotomy but choose its other side, the ultimate products of altruism’s dehumanizing influence, are those psychopat...
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