This is a quote from the book "The ​Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
...ualize” them? No? Then don’t struggle any further with questions about “public projects” in a free society. You know the answer. The principle is the same.


11. The Monument Builders

by Ayn Rand

What had once been an alleged ideal is now a ragged skeleton rattling like a scarecrow in the
wind over the whole world, but men lack the courage to glance up and to discover the grinning skull under the bloody rags. That skeleton is socialism.

Fifty years ago, there might ...
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