Believe in Your Abilities

No one became highly successful overnight. Howard Roark went through a lot of ups and downs before becoming a successful architect; Dagny Taggart had to work her way up from the company her family owned; Equality 7-2521 chose to take a risk to save mankind in turn to save himself. The heroes struggled, without the […]

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Time to Burn Everything Down

There are times when you just wish you could just shrug and let the world devour itself. Ellis Wyatt from Atlas Shrugged represents this anger and frustration. Wyatt was known for being an oil tycoon, who developed a method to extract petroleum from shale, he bought large sectors of land in the Rocky Mountains and […]

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Pride or Vanity?

What is pride? Pride is the recognition of the fact that you are your own highest value. One obtains pride by never accepting any code of irrational virtues impossible to practice and by never failing to practice the virtues one knows to be rational—by never accepting an unearned guilt and never earning any, or, if […]

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