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The Fountainhead
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  • I got so sick of it I thought I’d run amuck and bash somebody’s skull.
  • I’m like a savage who’s discovered the idea of private property and run amuck on it.
  • A blind mass running amuck, to crush you without sense or purpose.
  • Just call me when one of your new journalists runs amuck more than usual.
  • Now, in our age, collectivism, the rule of the second-hander and second-rater, the ancient monster, has broken loose and is running amuck.

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  • rioters running amuck
  • the procurement process gone amok

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