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infallible
used in Atlas Shrugged

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Definition
never wrong; or never failing
  • They don't know that that dream is the infallible proof of mediocrity.
    2.1 Part 2 Chapter 1 — The Man Who Belonged on Earth (50% in)
  • Accept the fact that you are not omniscient, but playing a zombie will not give you omniscience-that your mind is fallible, but becoming mindless will not make you infallible-that an error made on your own is safer than ten truths accepted on faith, because the first leaves you the means to correct it, but the second destroys your capacity to distinguish truth from error.
    3.7 Part 3 Chapter 7 — "This is John Galt Speaking" (84% in)
  • Accept the fact that you are not omniscient, but playing a zombie will not give you omniscience-that your mind is fallible, but becoming mindless will not make you infallible-that an error made on your own is safer than ten truths accepted on faith, because the first leaves you the means to correct it, but the second destroys your capacity to distinguish truth from error.
    3.7 Part 3 Chapter 7 — "This is John Galt Speaking" (84% in)

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