His capacity to recognize his own self ownership and to be a rational moral actor.
Originally Posted by montra
The principle that the end justifies the means is, in individualist ethics, regarded as the denial of all morals. In collectivist ethics it becomes necessarily the supreme rule -F.A. Hayek.
Statists see shortcomings in the marketplace as a reason for government to get bigger, but they rarely see any shortcoming in government as reason for it to get smaller.
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.-Albert Camus