I just finished reading 'Anthem'. It is trully a masterpiece. I am having a particularlly hard time figuring out who i am. This book i would highly recomend it to angsty teenagers. I am not saying anyone should take it as bias, but it does put some perspective to the world.
where i've come across people who think she was a sociopath and didn't have any empathy, but they fail to mention that all she advocated about was simply following reason, doing what you are really good at so that you don't have to beg to be considered but are only considered on...
nothingness. Then I pick up The Fountainhead or Atlas Shrugged. Somewhere out there someone thinks as I do. We may be few and far between but we exist. We live like no one else is capable. We are who we are. Faults and all.
ressemble another person in any way it would be Ayn. A brilliant, complicated mind. Someone who believes in true freedom and embraces life. I thank her for her brilliance and her contribution to society and, on a much smaller scale, my own life.