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The Fountainhead
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  • If I find no joy in it, then I’m only condemning myself to sixty years of torture.
  • I do not condemn Ellsworth Toohey.

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  • I condemn Howard Roark.
  • Adam was condemned to suffer—because he had eaten the fruit of the tree of knowledge.
  • To what level of depravity has a society descended when it condemns a man simply because he is strong and great?
  • One man condemning thousands to the horror of the slums, to filth, disease and death.
  • Granted that it is vicious injustice to condemn a man simply because he is weak and small.

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as in: She condemned their plan Define
express strong criticism
as in: was condemned to life in prison Define
force into an undesired activity or situation -- such as to legally sentence someone to punishment or: find guilty -- especially in court or: provide the means of finding guilty
as in: condemned the building Define
an official government finding that a building is not suitable to be occupied
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