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Atlas Shrugged
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  • The consideration it received was respectful, because it came from people who were disinterested.
  • No one wrote about these shippers, because they were men who were not disinterested.
  • So Taggart Transcontinental is just a disinterested observer, is it, Mr. Willers?
  • A group that called itself "Committee of Disinterested Citizens" collected signatures on a petition demanding a year’s study of the John Galt Line by government experts before the first train were allowed to run.
  • Taggart knew, as they all knew, to what disinterested motive Mr. Mouch would always be ready to sacrifice his personal friendships.
  • And since there is no such thing as ’non-practical knowledge’ or any sort of ’disinterested’ action, since they scorn the use of their science for the purpose and profit of life, they deliver their science to the service of death, to the only practical purpose it can ever have for looters: to inventing weapons of coercion and destruction.

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  • All the Finches had straight incisive eyebrows and heavy-lidded eyes; when they looked slant-wise, up, or straight ahead, a disinterested observer would catch a glimpse of what May-comb called Family Resemblance.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman
  • He looks up at them, disinterested and maybe disgusted by the baby, because he wanders deeper into the recesses of the cluttered store to get away.
    Neal Shusterman  --  Unwind

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