Message Font: Serif | Sans-Serif
UnThreaded | Threaded | Whole Thread (5) | Ignore Thread Prev | Next
Author: saintjadee Three stars, 500 posts Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 9  
Subject: Re: Why Objectivism? Date: 1/20/2005 12:41 PM
Post New | Post Reply | Reply Later | Create Poll Report this Post | Recommend it!
Recommendations: 0
When I realized they had set it up that way I thought about it, but then it also occured to me that if it was spelled right it would just turn into another place to discuss Atlas shrugged. That and I just never got around to finding out how to do it. :-)

Rand may have named and outlined Objectivism, but at it's heart it is a way of describing the rational approach. Though I agree with her in most things I don't follow Rand, I follow myself. This is one thing she stressed greatly and yet like most visionaries her message has been taken as a crutch by those who would live through it and her rather than stand on their own sense of life. Not that that has much to do with why you replied but I figured it might promote a discussion worth having.

Post New | Post Reply | Reply Later | Create Poll Report this Post | Recommend it!
Print the post  
UnThreaded | Threaded | Whole Thread (5) | Ignore Thread Prev | Next


Pencils of Promise - Back to School Drive
"Pencils of Promise works with communities across the globe to build schools and create programs that provide education opportunities for children."
Post of the Day:

Wal-Mart Nixes Apple Pay
What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Community Home
Speak Your Mind, Start Your Blog, Rate Your Stocks

Community Team Fools - who are those TMF's?
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and "#1 Media Company to Work For" (BusinessInsider 2011)! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.