This is a quote from the book "The Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
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But these very benefits indicate, delimit and define what kind of men can be of value to one another and in what kind of society: only rational, productive, independe
nt men in a rational, productive, free society. Parasites, moochers, looters, brutes and thugs can be of no value to a human being — nor can he gain any benefit from living in a society geared
to their needs, demands and protection, a society that treats him as a sacrificial animal and penalizes him for his virtues in order to reward them for their vices, which means: a society based...