Quote Of The Day — September 12. 2013

Through centuries of scourges and disasters, brought about by your code of morality, you have cried that your code had been broken, that the scourges were punishment for breaking it, that men were too weak and too selfish to spill all the blood it required. You damned men, you damned existence, you damned this earth, but never dared to question your code. Your victims took the blame and struggled on, with your curses as reward for their martyrdom – while you went on crying that your code was noble, but human nature was not good enough to practice it. And no one rose to ask the question: Good? – by what standard?

Ayn Rand – Atlas Shrugged

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4 Responses to Quote Of The Day — September 12. 2013

  1. Mrs AL says:

    Indeed, Grouchy — by whose standards!?

  2. CW says:

    Few have had a better understanding of the Left than Ayn Rand. Great quote, Grouchy.

  3. clyde says:

    Damned good find there, GF.

  4. Thanks, folks. Indeed, it was this lesson that taught me to ALWAYS ask, “By Whose Standards~!”,,,