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These proclaimed virtues are portrayed as either weaknesses or as tools of subjugation. You ache to me more like her characters that embody her philosophy, even though they’re miserable pricks rl a lot of ways. I do appreciate certain aspects of her ideals as they relate to art, which is ultimately what this book is about, to me.

When the Bolsheviks requisitioned the pharmacy owned by her father, Fronz, the Rosenbaums fled to the Crimea. Peter Keating’s eventual decay probably proves to be one of the most memorable part of the story. Well of course, she simplified things for the sake of a novel. It’s all bullshit, and his arguments defending, say, his low-key but all-consuming misogyny aren’t that good and don’t even really make sense, but just for a second you find rad thinking, “Huh, the man might have a randd But between twelve and twenty-seven, a committee of wise elders should decide whether that kid is df enough not to get sucked into it.

I’m surprised my New England public school education never included any manamtial her books. View all 4 comments. Atlas Shrugged shares that last virtue. What did I like about this book to give it four stars? My hero was Roark and his rugged individualism and integrity.

They’re not fond of rules. No one goes into architecture for the money. He expects nothing of men, so no form of depravity can outrage him. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. She also married a bit-part actor called Frank O’Connor because he was ‘beautiful’ – and because her original visitor’s visa had run out.


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Ownership of ideas, and a belief in the self is something I subscribe to. No one should read Atlas Shrugged and in fact no one ever has. This is the only novel I can think of in which the “good guy” blows up a public-housing project.

While we all know how awesome Roark is, he is seriously a piece of stone: This is social treason! However, if one allow oneself to be an objective reader and carefully examine the works of Ayn Rand, one realize how profound some of her quotes and ideas are.

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Why do you love or hate Ayn Rand? An artist and artisan who grimly defies the world for his art and the his confidence in the supremacy of his own intellect. Coincidence, but a fascinating one that made me enjoy and love the book more than it deserved. You would also have me fund, design, and build the knife. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers.

Her metaphors are juvenile; her stories are poorly crafted, and the only people who think she is brilliant are children literal or otherwise. I wyn reveal what happens, but let’s just say he remains inhumanly stubborn throughout. Her books can ds more easily destroy a life. However, what I hated most about the book was that it was very black and white.

Ayn Rand is like the hipster goth le the 40’s.

These books are her ideas about how that should work out, and as such are suffused with incredibly juvenile wish-fulfillment.

At least the drunk might buy you a drink. And I did love the book. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. And he is always right.


View all 3 comments. The list of wealthy and heroic American rugged individualists is long and distinguished. Is charity abominable and altruism self-defeating? It’s not so much that this book is fanatical and fearsome but that it’s particularly terrible in every way including prose, plot, typeface, page number, etc.

Manxntial objectivism and philosophical diatribes about the heroic American individualist brought me back to college days and the philosophy of Nietzsche, so adored by Hitler, on the “exceptionalism” of the “higher man. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

It’s more like debate, essay versus essay.

‘El manantial’, de Ayn Rand, o el eslogan de la novela liberal

Not sure that makes her any more pleasant — ideologues of any stripe are quite annoying, even those that suddenly appear more complex and harder to pigeon-hole — but nice to know. To borrow the late Nora Ephron’s telling phrase, Dominique even marries Roark’s professional rival, the decorative but mediocre Peter Keating, “just to tick him off.

As with most of my answers for life’s most important questions, I take a little from column A and a little from column B. When you look up, you get a pain in the neck. She started a new philosophy known as Objectivism, opposed to state interference of all kinds, and her follow-up novel Atlas Shrugged describes a group who attempt to escape America’s conspiracy of mediocrity. That’s just good writing.

While being “perfect” in the Ayn Rand sense, he seems more human than the counterpart in Atlas Shrugged, John Galt, Destroyer, who is more of a god amnantial that story.