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Posts Tagged ‘Ayn Rand’

“The man who does not value himself, cannot value anything or anyone.”

Posted by M. C. on April 20, 2019

Ayn Rand

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“The truth is not for all men  but only for those who seek it.”

Posted by M. C. on April 14, 2019

Ayn Rand

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“A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.”

Posted by M. C. on April 9, 2019

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“Learn to value yourself, which means: fight for your happiness.

Posted by M. C. on April 7, 2019

Ayn Rand

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Communism and Socialism

Posted by M. C. on April 5, 2019

There is no difference between communism and socialism, except in the means of achieving the same ultimate end: communism proposes to enslave men by force, socialism – by vote. It is merely the difference between murder and suicide.

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Libertarian Lessons: Conscription – The Future of Freedom Foundation

Posted by M. C. on August 24, 2018

“If the state may force a man to risk death or hideous maiming and crippling, in a war declared at the state’s discretion, for a cause he may neither approve of nor even understand, if his consent is not required to send him into unspeakable martyrdom – then, in principle, all rights are negated in that state, and its government is not man’s protector any longer.”

https://www.fff.org/explore-freedom/article/libertarian-lessons-conscription/

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Authoritarians love conscription because it turns human beings into resources, for the factory or the battlefield. The idea receives support from across the political spectrum, either (a) to fight wars abroad, or (b) for the development of a “youth corps” providing “free” services at home. Neither excuse justifies enslaving young people to serve the interests of the political class… Read the rest of this entry »

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