This is a quote from the book "The ​Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
...eal”: (1) What are values? (2) Who should be the beneficiary of values? Altruism substitutes the second for the first; it evades the task of defining a code of moral values, thus leaving man, in fact, without moral guidance.

Altruism declares that any action taken for the benefit of others is good, and any action taken for one’s own benefit is evil. Thus the beneficia
ry of an action is the only criterion of moral value — and so long as that beneficiary is anybody other than oneself, anything goes.

Hence the appalling immorality, the chronic i...
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