"Upper classes are a nation's past the middle class is its future."
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."Ayn Rand on Winston Churchill
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."Ayn Rand on Oscar Wilde
"Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."Ayn Rand on Steve Jobs
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."Ayn Rand on Albert Einstein
"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."Ayn Rand on William Shakespeare
"Reason is not automatic. Those who deny it cannot be conquered by it. Do not count on them. Leave them alone."
"I don't build in order to have clients. I have clients in order to build."
"A building has integrity just like a man. And just as seldom."
"The ladder of success is best climbed by stepping on the rungs of opportunity."
"Government 'help' to business is just as disastrous as government persecution... the only way a government can be of service to national prosperity is by keeping its hands off."