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Atlas Shrugged
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  • The philosopher? . . . The last of the advocates of reason?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I read an article recently which referred to him as the last of the great advocates of reason.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • When you declare that men are irrational animals and propose to treat them as such, you define thereby your own character and can no longer claim the sanction of reason-as no advocate of contradictions can claim it.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • When the looters' state collapses, deprived of the best of its slaves, when it falls to a level of impotent chaos, like the mystic-ridden nations of the Orient, and dissolves into starving robber gangs fighting to rob one another-when the advocates of the morality of sacrifice perish with their final ideal-then and on that day we will return.  (not reviewed by editor)

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