Top ten Inspiring quotes by Ayn Rand

Ayn Rand , a Russian-born American novelist ,philosopher and screenwriter who developed a theory called OBJECTIVISM ( reality, reason, self-interest, capitalism). She was born and educated in Russia and is best known for her two best-selling novels, The Fountainhead and Atlas Shrugged. A woman who was called “ The most courageous man of America” advocated the fact that gaining knowledge should have only one motive behind it and that should be REASON. Here are ten best quotes of her which can inspire anyone :

  1. “I could die for you. But I couldn’t, and wouldn’t, live for you.” -The Fountainhead
  2. “I swear, by my life and my love of it, that I will never live for the sake of another man, nor ask another man to live for mine.” (From Atlas Shrugged)
  3. “Force and mind are opposites; morality ends where a gun begins.” (From Atlas Shrugged)
  4. “Money demands that you sell, not your weakness to men’s stupidity, but your talent to their reason.” (From The Fountainhead)
  5. “The man who lets a leader prescribe his course is a wreck being towed to the scrap heap.” (From The Fountainhead)
  6. “The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.”
  7. There are two sides to every issue: one side is right and the other is wrong, but the middle is always evil.
  8. Contradictions do not exist. Whenever you think you are facing a contradiction, check your premises. You will find that one of them is wrong.
  9. “If it’s worth doing, it’s worth overdoing.”
  10. “But why should you care what people will say? All you have to do is please yourself.” (From The Fountainhead)

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