Money is only a tool. It will take you wherever you wish, but it will not replace you as the driver.

“[Dean] “My dear fellow, who will let you?” [Roark] “That’s not the point. The point is, who will stop me?”

A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.”

My hands . . . My spirit . . . My sky . . . My forest . . . This earth of mine . . .

An honest man is one who knows that he can’t consume more than he has produced.

We waste our energy fighting one another, instead of presenting a common front to the world.

And suddenly that we were laughing out loud, laughing as if there were no power left in us save laughter.

That which exists possesses identity; he could keep it out of existence by refusing to identify it.

Individual rights are the means of subordinating society to moral law.

Their eyes were dark and hard and glowing, with no fear in them, no kindness and no guilt.

You don't know how hard I've tried to be left standing all by myself.

Today we have discovered the word that could not be said. "I"

We didn't really have to take everything so seriously, did we ?

The world you desire can be won. It exists.. It is real.. It is possible.. It's yours.

I don't build in order to have clients. I have clients in order to build!

You can avoid reality, but you can't avoid the consequences of avoiding reality.

There can be no justification for choosing any part of that which one knows to be evil.

He never felt loneliness except when he was happy.