"Just get the hell out of my way" John Galt to the government in Atlas Shrugged.
Let's take Mark Spitz...where do you think Mark Spitz learned to swim? I'll bet you it was at a publicly paid-for and run pool. No swim pool, no Mark Spitz.
And how about Apple? Steve Jobs went to a public school. And guess how he got to school everyday? If you guessed public roads, you would be correct. And what about his parents? They were instrumental in his life and education. How did they or others in their lives benefit from government assistance? It's all interconnected my friend. None of us are islands unto ourselves. Community counts. Government counts. Private initiative counts. It's ALL important.
unless you are filthy rich and grew up on a fabulous estate with all the stuff you needed right there, your success did indeed somehow get contributed to by society at large.
the cops, firemen, EMS, road-builders, schools, banks, student loans, etc etc....you got help.