This is a quote from the book "The Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
...ry participation, his goals had jolly well better remain unachieved — and that men’s lives are not his to dispose of.
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And, if you wish, give him the following example of the id
eals he advocates. It is medically possible to take the corneas of a man’s eyes immediately after his death and transplant them to the eyes of a living man who is blind, thus restoring his sig
ht (in certain types of blindness). Now, according to collectivized ethics, this poses a social problem. Should we wait until a man’s death to cut out his eyes, when other men need them? Shoul...