The Importance Of Electricity In Ayn Rand's Anthem

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Anthem by Ayn Rand, Equality 7-2521 is creating electricity. Knowing his invention of light would impact mankind, he did it out of spite of doing what he loved, science. Also, making people happy and sharing his ideas with the world. Equality’s primary motivation is inventing something that the House of Scholars had never seen before.Creating something that no one has ever seen or heard of is always exciting. Having the same stuff with nothing new would get boring. So therefore creating something new brings excitement for everyone and new entertainment. Just think, if new things aren't being created, where do you think we would be today. We wouldn't have as many things right now. (Chapter 5) Equality has the right to be motivated in this way
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