Important Quotations Explained
what can you do when you have to deal with people?
do not exist. Whenever you think that you are facing a contradiction,
check your premises. You will find that one of them is wrong.
Galt is Prometheus who changed his mind. After centuries of being
torn by vultures in payment for having brought to men the fire of
the gods, he broke his chains—and he withdrew his fire—until the
day when men withdraw their vultures.
swear by my life and my love of it that I will never live for the
sake of another man, nor ask another man to live for mine.
ago, the man who was—no matter what his errors—the greatest of your
philosophers, has stated the formula defining the concept of existence
and the rule of all knowledge: A is A. A thing is itself. You have
never grasped the meaning of his statement. I am here to complete
it: Existence is Identity, Consciousness is Identification.
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