This is a quote from the book "The ​Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
...nd cannot be a right.

No man can have a right to impose an unchosen obligation, an unrewarded duty or an involuntary servitude on another man. There can be no such thing as “ the
right to enslave .”

A right does not include the material implementation of that right by other men; it includes only the freedom to earn that implementation by one’s own effo

Observe, in this context, the intellectual precision of the Founding Fathers: they spoke of the right to the pursuit of happiness — not of the right to happiness. It means th...
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