Ayn Rand and the Happiness of Integrity

The US American author and philosopher Ayn Rand defined once: “Achievement of your happiness is the only moral purpose of your life, and that happiness, not pain or mindless self-indulgence, is the proof of your moral integrity, since it is the proof and the result of your loyalty to the achievement of your values.” This complex statement is based on psychological theories and can be … Continue reading Ayn Rand and the Happiness of Integrity

Ayn Rand and the Cost of Corruption

An interesting quote by US author and philosopher Ayn Rand, taken from her masterpiece, the novella “Atlas Shrugged”: “When you see that trading is done, not by consent, but by compulsion – when you see that in order to produce, you need to obtain permission from men who produce nothing – when you see that money is flowing to those who deal, not in goods, … Continue reading Ayn Rand and the Cost of Corruption