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    Objectivism Is The Everyman's Philosophy

    In the universe, what you see is what you get,

    figuring it out for yourself is the way to happiness,

    and each person's independence is respected by all

  • Rand's Philosophy in Her Own Words

    • "Metaphysics: Objective Reality"Nature, to be commanded, must be obeyed/Wishing won’t make it so." "The universe exists independent of consciousness"
    • "Epistemology: Reason" "You can’t eat your cake and have it, too." "Thinking is man’s only basic virtue"
    • "Ethics: Self-interest" "Man is an end in himself." "Man must act for his own rational self-interest" "The purpose of morality is to teach you[...] to enjoy yourself and live"
    • "Politics: Capitalism" "Give me liberty or give me death." "If life on earth is [a man's] purpose, he has a right to live as a rational being"
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    "Rite of Passage"

    By dream_weaver,
    A man's method of using his consciousness determines his method of survival. The three contestants are Attila, the Witch Doctor and the Producer—or the man of force, the man of feelings, the man of reason—or the brute, the mystic, the thinker. The rest of mankind calls it expedient to be tossed by the current of events from one of those roles to another, not choosing to identify the fact that those three are the source which determines the current's direction. The producers, so far, have be

    Writing: A form of a cognitive mirror.

    By dream_weaver,
    Concepts and, therefore, language are primarily a tool of cognition—not of communication, as is usually assumed. When evaluating a passage I've written, it serves as a cognitive mirror which can be used to introspect via extrospection. My initial evaluation looked at it as a means of evaluating introspection via extrospection. But, the entree referenced was from The Ayn Rand Letter Vol. III, No. 10  February 11, 1974 Philosophical Detection--Part II The field of extrospec

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