This is a quote from the book "The ​Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
...needed to sustain their lives, if the producer does not own the result of his effort, he does not own his life. To deny property rights means to turn men into property owned by the state. Whoeve r claims the “right” to “redistribute” the wealth produced by others is claiming the “right” to treat human beings as chattel.

When you consider the global devastation
perpetrated by socialism, the sea of blood and the millions of victims, remember that they were sacrificed, not for “the good of mankind” nor for any “noble ideal,” but for the festering...
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