- Any grafter can make money.1.5 Part 1 Chapter 5 — The Climax of the D'Anconias (19% in)
- ...is done, not by consent, but by compulsion-when you see that in order to produce, you need to obtain permission from men who produce nothing-when you see that money is flowing to those who deal, not in goods, but in favors-when you see that men get richer by graft and by pull than by work, and your laws don't protect you against them, but protect them against you-when you see corruption being rewarded and honesty becoming a self-sacrifice-you may know that your society is doomed.2.2 Part 2 Chapter 2 — The Aristocracy of Pull (79% in)
- It stands on the vest of every fat, pig like figure in every cartoon, for the purpose of denoting a crook, a grafter, a scoundrel-as the one sure-fire brand of evil.2.10 Part 2 Chapter 10 — The Sign of the Dollar (69% in)
There are no more uses of "graft" in Atlas Shrugged.
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