This is a quote from the book "The Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
...t to survive by means of brute force or fraud, by looting, robbing, cheating or enslaving the men who produce, it still remains true that their survival is made possible only by their victims, o
nly by the men who choose to think and to produce the goods which they, the looters, are seizing. Such looters are parasites incapable of survival, who exist by destroying those who are capable,
those who are pursuing a course of action proper to man.
read full book
The men who attempt to survive, not by means of reason, but by means of force, are attempting to survive by the method of ...