THE VIRTUE OF SELFISHNESS * Ayn Rand (1964)

Selfishness — a virtue? Ayn Rand chose this book’s provocative title because she was on a mission to overcome centuries of demonization. “In popular usage,” Rand writes, “the word ‘selfishness’ is a synonym of evil; the image it conjures is of a murderous brute who tramples over piles of corpses to achieve his own endsContinue reading “THE VIRTUE OF SELFISHNESS * Ayn Rand (1964)”