Ayn Rand said:

Posted: October 18, 2012 in Miscellany, Politics
Atlas sculpture, New York City, by sculptor Le...

Atlas sculpture, New York City, by sculptor Lee Lawrie. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

You propose to establish a social order based on the following tenets:that you’re incompetent to run your own life, but competent to run the lives of others-that you’re unfit to exist in freedom, but fit to become an omnipotent ruler-that you’re unable to earn your living by the use of your own intelligence, but able to judge politicians and to vote them into jobs of total power over arts you have never seen, over sciences you have never studied, over achievements of which you have no knowledge, over the gigantic industries where you, by your own definition of your capacity, would be unable successfully to fill the job of assistant greaser.

Ayn Rand “Atlas Shrugged”

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  1. saneromeo says:

    Reblogged this on saneromeo and commented:

    Now more than ever, this is appropriate to think about…

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