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Patrick Henry
used in Atlas Shrugged

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influential proponent of the American Revolution famous for his Give me Liberty, or give me Death! speech (1736-1799)
  • It was the most distinguished institution of learning left in the world, the Patrick Henry University of Cleveland.
    1.5 Part 1 Chapter 5 — The Climax of the D'Anconias (25% in)
  • Then he told her that he had taken two courses of education during the last four years: one at the Patrick Henry University, the other in a copper foundry on the outskirts of Cleveland.
    1.5 Part 1 Chapter 5 — The Climax of the D'Anconias (57% in)
  • For the last three years, he had been head of the Department of Philosophy at the Patrick Henry University.
    1.6 Part 1 Chapter 6 — The Non-Commercial (16% in)
  • I am an alumnus of the great school that employs Dr. Pritchett at present, the Patrick Henry University.
    1.6 Part 1 Chapter 6 — The Non-Commercial (43% in)
  • The Patrick Henry University.
    1.6 Part 1 Chapter 6 — The Non-Commercial (74% in)
  • At thirty-two, he became head of the Department of Physics of the Patrick Henry University, in the days when the great University still deserved its glory.
    1.7 Part 1 Chapter 7 — The Exploiters and the Exploited (42% in)
  • "When I was at the Patrick Henry University," he said, "I had three pupils.
    1.7 Part 1 Chapter 7 — The Exploiters and the Exploited (54% in)
  • Dr. Robert Stadler once told me that when you were at the Patrick Henry University, you had three students who were your favorites and his, three brilliant minds from whom you expected a great future.
    1.10 Part 1 Chapter 10 — Wyatt's Torch (90% in)
  • I looked at them, as they sat in my back yard, and beyond my house there were the tall, dark buildings of what was still a monument to unenslaved thought-the Patrick Henry Universityand farther in the distance there were the lights of Cleveland, the orange glow of steel mills behind batteries of smokestacks, the twinkling red dots of radio towers, the long white rays of airports on the black edge of the sky-and I thought that in the name of any greatness that had ever existed and moved...
    3.2 Part 3 Chapter 2 — The Utopia of Greed (58% in)
  • A faint convulsion ran over Robert Stadler's face at the words: "-former head of the Department of Physics of the Patrick Henry University.
    3.3 Part 3 Chapter 3 — Anti-Greed (32% in)
  • ...to the floor, the other bent, his hands clasping his knee, his head of sun-streaked hair raised against a spread of gray sky-and suddenly Dr. Stadler saw the figure of a young boy sitting on the porch-railing of his home, near the campus of the Patrick Henry University, with the sun on the chestnut hair of a head lifted against a spread of summer blue, and he heard the passionate intensity of his own voice saying twenty-two years ago: "The only sacred value in the world, John, is the...
    3.8 Part 3 Chapter 8 — The Egoist (84% in)

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